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Clark BOE Celebrates ALJ Student Success

November 13, 2018

CLARK, NJ – The Clark Board of Education focused on the achievements of three Arthur L. Johnson student’s during their Showcase of Success recently. 

ALJ Seniors Erin Heaning and Ivy Lin were named National Merit Commended Scholars based on their 2017 PSAT scores.  ALJ Principal Jennifer Feeley explained that over 1.6 million students across the nation took the PSATs ...

Registration For Annual Math Competition at Saint Joseph HS is Open to All 7th and 8th Graders in New Jersey

METUCHEN, NJ - Know a student that soars through math challenges without hesitation?  Have a Math whiz in the family?  It's time to get them to sign up for the Saint Joseph High School Annual Mathematics Competition.   

The event is open to any New Jersey students in grades seven or eight.   The 45-minute exam consists of 16 questions including algebra, ...

Holy Trinity School Wins First Place Title in Scholastic Olympics

ROSELLE, NJ -- Holy Trinity eighth graders competed and won first place in the 47th Annual Scholastic Olympics held at Roselle Catholic High School. This brings Holy Trinity to a total of 13 first place wins in recent years. A team of 17 students form Holy Trinity beat out 200 other students from 14 area schools.

Subject area winners were: 

English: 1st Charlotte Gray; 2nd ...

Project SEARCH at Overlook Medical Center Holds Open House Dec. 12

SUMMIT, NJ - The Project SEARCH program at Overlook Medical Center which, since launching in 2016, has seen 15 out of 18 interns securing competitive employment in the community, will be hosting an open house event for prospective students and families on December 12, from 7 - 8:30 p.m, at the hospital.

Attendees wil learn more about one of New ...

Clark's Hehnly School Begins Another School Year With Mentor LINKS

CLARK, NJ - The Frank K. Hehnly School Mentor LINKS (Looking Into the Needs of Kids) Program has kicked off another academic year with an event designed to begin relationships which will continue to grow throughout the coming months’ activities.  Program advisers Lisa Giandana, Sarah Badillo, and Nina Conner met with Hehnly mentors and their new “links” for the first time ...

Clark's Valley Road School Kicks-off Red Ribbon Week With Union County Sheriff’s Office Canine Unit

CLARK, NJ -  Valley Road School went to the dogs recently as the Union County Sheriff's Office demonstrated their canine units talents to students during Red Ribbon Week.  

  The assembly began with Detective Gialanella, Officer Aqurto, and Officer Yasinski speaking to the students and staff about the role of the Canine Unit and the training the dogs go ...

VIDEO: Clark Dad Bravely Shares Story of Son's Death to Opioids as Part of Clark PD's #NotEvenOnce Campaign

CLARK, NJ – “On April 5, 2016, my son Joseph Anthony Lanza passed away of a heroin fentanyl overdose,” Jose Lanza begins. “This is his story.”

Jose Lanza shared his son’s story in a short film, at the request of the Clark Police Department. TAPinto Clark first reported in June that the film would be shown to all Arthur L. Johnson High School ...

Valley Road School Participated in Week of Respect

CLARK, NJ - Students at Valley Road School participated in various activities in observance of their annual Week of Respect event.  “This week is important because it sets the tone for the whole school year. We were able to focus on the difference between conflict and bullying as well as what respect and diversity means. The students engaged in an open dialogue on preventing an act of ...

Fire Department Hosts “Fire Prevention Week” Presentations Throughout Schools in Clark

CLARK, NJ – The Clark Volunteer Fire Department recently visited schools across Clark to host presentations for “Fire Prevention Week.”

According to Fire Department Chief Frank Cerasa, the department presented to kindergarten, first grade, and second grade students in Clark’s public and private schools earlier in October. The department also recently presented to ...

Clark Students Honored at UNICO Feast

CLARK, NJ - Several students were honored as the Columbus Day Essay Contest winners at the Clark UNICO Italian-American Feast held on October 7. The contest, sponsored by UNICO, asked students to write about Christopher Columbus and his positive contributions to society.   

Students shared their essays and were presented with certificates as well as Barnes and Noble gift cards, This ...


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