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DeJesus, Kenin Chosen as BRHS Students of the Week

May 21, 2018

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Each week, two students at Bridgewater-Raritan High School will be honored as students of the week.

Students are chosen by teachers and staff in the high school.

The students of the week for the week of May 21 are:

Anna DeJesus - (nominated by Rob Thorp) Anna displays honesty and integrity. She found a wallet on campus and returned it to the main office to ...

​SCVTHS Students and Staff Receive Recognition at United Nations Event

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - On April 6, five students from the Academy for Health and Medical Sciences and one instructor at Somerset County Vocational & Technical High School (SCVTHS) received awards, while attending the 2018 Committee of Teaching About the United Nations (CTAUN) Conference entitled, “Stepping Up to Protect the World’s Children” at the United Nations ...

Bridgewater-Raritan Education Foundation Raises Money Through Second Annual Taste of Bridgewater

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Education Foundation of Bridgewater-Raritan held it's second annual "Toast of BR" event May 7, sponsored by Roman Jewelers of Bridgewater. 

Roughly 75 of the Education Foundation’s biggest supporters were invited and treated to an elegant evening of thanks. 

Roman Jewelers was closed to the public at around 5 p.m. that evening so the ...

Lazovick: See Something Suspicious, Say Something to Appropriate Authorities, Not Social Media

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Superintendent Russell Lazovick encouraged residents to continue to “See Something, Say Something,” in response to social media concerns and discussions regarding a drawing that was found in the boys bathroom at Bridgewater-Raritan High School last week.

The district and police were investigating a report May 3 of a drawing of an AK-47 and the word ...

Adamsville Primary Holds Annual Multicultural Night

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Adamsville Primary School held its annual celebration of all different cultures at Multicultural Night May 4.

The event included food, projects, performances and tables of cultural items on display for all. There was also a chance to make pizza, African necklaces, American airplanes and other crafts.

— Photos by Dawn Wilde

School Safety Reports Shows Consistent Numbers of Assault, Drug Uses Between This Year and Last

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The district’s student safety data report is available, and the numbers of incidents in most categories regarding drugs, violence and alcohol are fairly consistent from the past three years.

The report documents incidents from July 2017 through December 2017.

Superintendent of Schools Russell Lazovick said the numbers are consistent over ...

Alexis, Liakopoulos Chosen as BRHS Students of the Week

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Each week, two students at Bridgewater-Raritan High School will be honored as students of the week.

Students are chosen by teachers and staff in the high school.

The students of the week for the week of May 7 are:

Sophia Alexis - (nominated by Michelle Henry) Sophia, along with Alex, helped my tidy up after I had dropped some school supplies. Without even ...

Unannounced Safety Drill at BRHS Wednesday Morning Conducted by Department of Education

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A letter was sent to parents and community members Wednesday morning from Superintendent of Schools Russell Lazovick regarding an unannounced drill at Bridgewater-Raritan High School in the morning as part of requirements from the New Jersey Department of Education's Office of School Preparedness and Emergency Planning.

Lazovick said in the letter that there have ...

District Evaluating Homework Policies Regarding Amount, Time and Holiday Extensions

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Several action teams are investigating the issue, and the district is continuing discussions on the matter of homework policies, how much to give and whether there should be exceptions given during holidays.

Board member Jacquie Barlow said there are several issues that are being discussed, the first being how much homework is given in the district and how it might ...

Board of Education Approves 2019-2020 School Calendar, Spring Break to Include Good Friday

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The board of education has approved its 2019-2020 calendar, with the only obvious change being the dates of spring break in April 2020.

Superintendent of Schools Russell Lazovick said they decided that year to create a spring break that encompasses Good Friday, rather than having the day off for it the week before spring break. This new plan then adds Easter Monday as an ...

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