In The Schools

March 20, 2018

EAST HANOVER, N.J.- The East Hanover PTA is sponsoring The Scholastic Book Fair at Frank J Smith School this week, Wednesday and Thursday. Opportunities are still available to volunteer and donations will go directly to books for the school as all donations will be matched by Scholastic. Shopping ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Today was a day of remembrance and community at Hanover Park High School. At 10 am students all over the nation participated in National Walk Out Day, to protest gun violence. The students and faculty at HP had some other ideas. Every hour a student or staff member took to the ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- On the eve of March 14, 2018, named National Walk Out Day, a day students take a stand and protest gun violence, a counter movement is gaining ground. #WalkUpNotOut is posting all over social media. Their message is; Instead of walking out of school on March 14th, we are ...

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HANOVER TOWNSHIP, N.J.-  Two major storms in less than a week have hammered most of Morris County, including the local communities. Schools are still closed and roads and power lines are being repaired hourly. Law Enforcement, Departments of Public Works and First Responders have worked around the ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- Another winter storm has left  a wave of downed trees and power lines and many with out power or cleared roads through out the region. Law Enforcement, Department of Public Works, Office of Emergency Management and local officials are working around the clock to keep residents ...

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SOUTH ORANGE AND MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The South Orange Maplewood School District (SOMSD) sent an email to parents on Thursday, March 1, outlining district policies for students participating in the National School Walkout on Wednesday, March 14 at 10 a.m. The email from the SOMSD stated that the ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- The Hanover Park Music Department spring musical, Footloose finished a three evening stint, with a special matinee performance Sunday. Teacher of Vocal Music, AP Music Theory, Strings, American Popular Music, Producer and Vocal coach, Helen Britez led a company of actors, crew ...

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EAST HANOVER N.J.-Last month,  the East Hanover Middle School  Culture and Climate Committee in conjunction with the students and staff of EHMS, kicked off a new school-wide hashtag to encourage and celebrate school unity.  The new hashtag, #eaglesspreadkindness, is featured on the t-shirts all ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.-Tickets are selling fast for the Hanover Park Spring Musical presentation of Footloose.  Performances are March 1,2,3 at 7pm. "The kids have been working six and seven days a week since January, the hard work is paying off and the show is guaranteed to be amazing," offers ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- In the wake of the horrible tragedy in the Parkland, Florida community, students at Hanover Park High School decided to show their support. Ashley Shimminger and Liana Monticello approached administration expressing an interest in supporting the students of Marjory ...

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MORRISTOWN, N.J. - Students from Randolph, Morristown, Kinnelon, Madison, East Hanover and Chatham were honored as Mayo Performing Arts Center's Music Students of the Month - Outstanding Orchestra Members -- prior to the Thursday, February 15 performance of by the Helsingborg Symphony ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J. - On Tuesday, January 9, Brooklake Elementary School in Florham Park hosted their annual S.T.E.M. fair.  According to principal, Dr. Steven Caponegro, it “had the most participants recorded, approximately 90 students.” The fair was coordinated by Mr. Chris Perruso, who is the ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Hanover Park senior OT/DT Kyle Rinsky signed a letter of intent to play football at Fordham. Rinsky  was a main contributor to the Hornets under Head Coach Gerry Moore this past season.  His  performance did not go unnoticed as he was All Conference, All Morris county, a Group 2 ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Julia Delorenzo, 18, of East Hanover has been named  a distinguished finalist among New Jersey's top youth volunteers of 2018 by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a nationwide program honoring young people for outstanding acts of volunteerism.             ...

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HANOVER TOWNSHIP, N.J.- The Morris Area Coalition For Education and Positive Choices is taking Morris County by storm with initiatives to arm the community with facts and information to fight against drug and alcohol abuse. The coalition is a proactive team of elected officials, law enforcement, ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ – Tanvi Daita, a 4th grade student at Brooklake Elementary School & Christian Peterson, an 8th grade student at Ridgedale Middle School won their schools’ competition of the National Geographic Bee and a chance at a $50,000 college scholarship.  The school Bee, at which ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -  Brooklake Elementary School’s third-grade students had an exciting opportunity to meet  an astronaut via Skype. It was NASA astronaut and four-time shuttle astronaut, Dr. Don Thomas. A few weeks later, the students were then taken to Mayo Performing Arts Center to see “Blast ...

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HANOVER TOWNSHIP, N.J.- The Morris Area Coalition For Education and Positive Choices is taking Morris County by storm with initiatives to arm the community with facts and information to fight against drug and alchol abuse. The coalition is a proactive team of elected officials, law enforcement, ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- The Hanover Park Regional High School District proudly announces the induction of the third class into the Athletic Hall of Fame. Friends, family and community members are i invited to attend the ceremony and dinner.  The 2018 ceremony will be held Thursday, March 8, 2018.  at ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Every semester, Freshman Seminar classes participate in a service project. This week, two of Mrs. Granet's Freshman Seminar classes are collecting donations during all lunch periods, Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. The students are supporting Operation Gratitude, an organization ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- Hanover Park Senior cross country runner Katlyn Gallaher earned second team recognition in the Liberty Division. She is the Mary Comito State Farm Athlete of the Week.   Katlyn ran with a hand injury most of the season. While that limited her to only a few races this past ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J. - About a year ago, Dr. Melissa Varley, Superintendent for the Florham Park school district, and her team, including Brian Silkensen, Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction and Christy O’Connor, Supervisor of English and Language Arts ,  implemented new teaching methods at all ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. — A junior at Millburn High School is using his skills with computers to help young women half a world away have a chance at higher education. Alexander McBride, the founder of Laptops4Africa.org, has already sent 21 laptops to deserving female students by teaming with a family ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- Another winter storm is headed towards Northern New Jersey. Schools in East Hanover, Florham Park, and Hanover Township will open with delays, along with many schools around Morris County.  According to the National Weather Service, a winter weather advisory is in effect ...

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TRENTON, N.J. – The proposed bill to allow school districts with multiple high schools to “co-op” in all sports based on participation or financial issues will not be signed into law by Gov. Chris Christie. Christie will “pocket veto” the bill, by placing it on an “action not taken list” prior ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- When it came time for a service project for the students in Hanover Park's Freshman Semiar classes, Mr. Ott and Mr. DiBona joined forces to make children in the hospital and in foster care smile.  A two dollar donation from every student, the opportunity to share resources ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J. . - Registration of children who will be five years old on or before October 1, 2018, will take place online during the week of February 12. Please visit the website at www.easthanoverschools.org . Click on For Parents and then use the link for 18-19 New Student ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J. - For the 2017-2018 school year, East Hanover hired about twenty new teachers for their schools. Ms. Alexis Zammataro is the new third grade teacher at Central Elementary School. After working in the Rockaway Township school district last year as a Basic Skills Instructor, she ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.- When Hanover Park senior, Lauren Przybylski made her list, she did more than check it twice, she enlisted help got sponsorship and made a family in need very happy and warm this season. Przbylski consulted with Suzanne Apicella who sponsored her efforts and connected her to a ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J. - For the 2017-2018 school year, East Hanover hired about twenty new teachers for their schools. Ms. Kasey Kaisershot is the new fifth grade teacher at Central Elementary School. Before moving from Illinois to New Jersey, she was a student teacher and a summer school teacher in ...

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