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Teacher Retirements Throughout The District

September 5, 2018

CRANFORD - Everyone has that certain teacher that leaves a lasting memory. But just like every other job, there comes a time where one gets to ride off into the sunset. Here is a list of the Cranford School District retirements, according to the Board of Education approved minutes.

Hillside Avenue School

Kathryn Warren, Teacher of Achieve, 21 years of ...

Cranford School District Gets Security Upgrades and Enhancements

CRANFORD - At Monday's Board of Education meeting, Dr. Curt Fogas, Cranford's School Safety Specialist, presented the new security upgrades, enhancements, and protocols Cranford schools received over the summer which include:

Safety Vestibules - each school will have an electronic double door entry system
New visitor entry protocols 
Security Cameras - ...

2018 Cranford Board of Education Election

CRANFORD - Up for grabs in the 2018 Cranford Board of Education election will be a one-year unexpired seat and three three-year expired seats. 

The deadline for candidates to file to run was Monday, July 30th. Erin Turnamian and Brian McCarthy are vying for the one-year unexpired seat, vacated by Catherine Sheridan, while William B. Hulse, Maria Loikith, ...

Niche Ranks Cranford Public School District No. 28 in New Jersey

CRANFORD - In its newly released 2019 “Best Schools” list, national educational research and rankings firm Niche has placed Cranford Public Schools No. 28, up from No. 40 last year. It ranked Cranford High School No. 65 among public schools in the state.

Niche gave Cranford Public Schools an overall letter grade of A+. The schools got an ...

2018 Cranford High School Graduation

CRANFORD - It was a beautiful day as the members of the Cranford High School Class of 2018 took their places on Memorial Field for the Graduation Ceremony on Thursday night. 

Class President Anna Kalafatis, Principal Mark Cantagallo, Superintendent Dr. Scott Rubin, Board of Education President Kurt Petschow, Jr., Salutatorian Emily Wilson, and Valedictorian Meg Cui each ...

Cranford High Senior Prom

CRANFORD - Cranford High School held its Senior Prom on Friday at the Birchwood Manor in Whippany. Check out the photos our readers submitted. 

Spring Art Show Displays Students' Creativity

CRANFORD - The Cranford High School Spring Art Show was held at the Cranford Public Library, on Tuesday. 

From 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., artwork from classes such as crafts, graphic design, photography, and drawing was on display for the public to promote the creative and unique projects done by students throughout the school year. 

Senior Awards Recipients

CRANFORD - On Thursday, June 7th, Cranford High School held its annual Senior Awards Ceremony. Here is a full list of the awards and winners. 


Cranford High School Award for Outstanding Achievement

Top 5% of the Class of 2018

Recipient: Jack Callan, Alannah Clarke, Meg Cui, Caroline Kelly, Julia Kelly, Nicholas Macchi, Katherine Ruane, Layla Serna, Katherine Stochel, ...

Cranford Public Schools to Host Parent Reading & Math Info. Session for Upper Elementary Students

Editor's Note: This article originally ran on February 28. It has been updated to reflect a change in the date.

CRANFORD, NJ – Cranford Public Schools will host a parent information session regarding mathematics and reading for grades three through five in May.

The math session will provide parents with activities and ideas to help their children enjoy math and embrace it in their ...

Acclaimed Cranford Musicians to Hold Benefit Concert for CHS Performing Arts

CRANFORD, NJ – Three Cranford musicians will hold a concert to raise funds for the Friends of the Cranford High School Performing Arts, a group of parents who support the school’s dance, drama, chorus, band and orchestra programs.

The featured performers include Brennan Sweet, associate concertmaster of the NJ Symphony Orchestra, his wife, Christine Sweet, an accomplished cellist, ...


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