On Saturday, May 6, 2017, 32 students from throughout the Bayonne School District competed at the Finals of New Jersey National History Day Competition at William Paterson University. This year's theme was Taking a Stand in History. Each year, over 2000 students participate in New Jersey National History Day with over 10,000 students participating throughout the United States. Thanks to hard work, dedication and leadership, 13 of our participants were selected to represent Bayonne at the National Finals of NHD at the University of Maryland during the week of June 11-15.