Education

May 29, 2020

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - There is good news coming from Florham Park's schools. They were the recipients of excellent awards deserving of congratulations!  See the description of the awards below. A. Briarwood School - No Place For Hate Congratulations to the Briarwood School for being designated Gold ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Helen Keller once said, “When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.” And indeed, when the COVID-19 lockdown occurred, many doors in the Florham Park School District ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - After Governor Murphy's announcement that in-person graduations will be allowed after July 6th, the East Hanover school district is considering plans for graduation ceremonies.  See the message below from Superintendent of Schools Maria Carrell: Dear Students and Parents of ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - Aside from food and supply collections during the COVID-19 crisis, other individuals are making efforts to make sure their community clean. These individuals include 17-year-old Hanover Park High School juniors Brian Mullen, Ashley Alfano, Christopher Bartlett and Dominic ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - If there’s one thing that helps to keep a person going during difficult times, it’s the comfort of a good meal. People, and especially first responders, still need to eat no matter what. The teachers union of the East Hanover Education Association (EHEA) felt the same way as ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ (05/11/2020)-- Montclair State University congratulates more than 5,000 students named to the Fall 2019 Dean's List. The Dean's List, issued after the close of the Fall and Spring semesters by the academic deans, gives recognition to students with a 3.500 or higher semester GPA if ...

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EAST STROUDSBURG, PA (05/08/2020)-- A total of 1,101 students, including John Verderamo of East Hanover (07936), N.J., will receive degrees from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania on May 9, 2020. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, traditional ceremonies could not take place, but all degrees ...

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Hanover, NJ- The Alliance of Private Special Education Schools in North Jersey has announced the winners of the Connections for the Future Scholarships to support students with disabilities in pursuit of a higher education and career training after graduation.  Each year the Alliance provides ...

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The worst of the coronavirus virus will eventually pass and we will begin to resume more normal routines.  What we have experienced from the pandemic, however, will influence our lives and our perceptions for years to come; and not just in negative ways. One of the things we learned from social ...

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HANOVER, NJ — U.S. News & World Report has just released its “2020 Best High Schools” list, which includes rankings for the state of New Jersey and nationally. It ranks Hanover Park 98th in New Jersey and 2,173 nationally. Locally, Millburn High School ranked No. 16, Summit High School ...

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Through June 30th, Residents Can Access Endless On-Demand and Educational Content CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ, April 20, 2020 – Morris Automated Information Network (MAIN) Libraries, a northern New Jersey shared services consortium of 38 public libraries, is now offering free virtual programming and ...

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BATON ROUGE, LA (04/21/2020)-- Albert Anwar of Florham Park, New Jersey, was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. Anwar was initiated at University of Michigan. Anwar is among approximately ...

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BATON ROUGE, LA (04/08/2020)-- The following people recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Jillian Kane of Florham Park (07932) at Fordham University Annalee Mueller of ...

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HANOVER, NJ - The Anti-Defamation League’s No Place for Hate program aims to empower students and community members to improve school climate.  As the ADL states, “With public displays of hate on the rise, it is more important than ever for schools to commit to programs that clearly define ...

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As the Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction for the East Hanover Township School District, I was well aware of the challenges the district would face if we were forced into a protracted closure by the Covid-19 pandemic.   East Hanover is a PreK-8 district in Morris County; we service ...

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HANOVER, NJ - It has come to the school district’s attention that our local municipalities are in dire need of medical grade gloves to keep their staff members safe as they serve our communities during the outbreak of COVID-19.  As character and service are founding principles of the district’s ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - To the pure delight of Morristown Hospital's Emergency Room workers, the East Hanover School District donated 300 masks yesterday, March 23rd.  The doctors and nurses reported having almost none left and the situation was becoming dangerous.  The school district searched their ...

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HANOVER, NJ -  Hanover Park High School will be closed for the next two weeks.  See letter from the Superintendent of Schools:   March 12, 2020 Dear Hanover Park Regional High School District Community, Out of an abundance of caution, the district is taking precautionary measures ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - From March 5th to the 7th, the hills of East Hanover were alive with the sound of music. Particularly, within the auditorium of East Hanover Middle School, the same could be said as drama students and teachers held their musical production of “The Sound of Music.” “These kids ...

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HANOVER, NJ - The music of Swedish pop group ABBA has always captivated audiences worldwide. The same thing happened again when their music was adapted into a musical by playwright Catherine Johnson in 1999. Since then, its popularity has garnered it a film adaptation in 2008 (staring Meryl Streep, ...

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ROCHESTER, NY (02/26/2020)-- The following local residents made the Dean's List at Rochester Institute of Technology for the 2019 Fall Semester: Scott Court of Florham Park (07932), who is in the computing security program. Olivia Laurita of Florham Park (07932), who is in the medical ...

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MEDFORD, MA (02/14/2020)-- Kristen Stox was named to the dean's list at Tufts University for the Fall 2019 semester. Dean's list honors at Tufts University require a semester grade point average of 3.4 or greater. Tufts University, located on campuses in Boston, Medford/Somerville and ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - There is great news for up and coming meteorologists! The East Hanover PTA just purchased each school a weather station. These will be used to give live up to date weather conditions that will be streamed into all classrooms via the smart boards in each room. The weather stations ...

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The Florham Park Public Schools Superintendent, Dr. Steven Caponegro, announced the launch of NextMark Teacher Training on Student Mental Health in the classroom for Florham Park educators to begin March 2020, becoming the first school district in Morris County to commit to this teacher training ...

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KINGSTON, RI (02/03/2020)-- The University of Rhode Island is pleased to announce that more than 6,000 undergraduates have qualified for the fall 2019 Dean's List. The students represent nearly all of Rhode Island's cities and towns, all six New England states, New York and New Jersey, and many ...

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It’s that time of year again!     For the students of the Hanover Park Regional High School District, “that time” means selecting next year’s schedule of classes. Fortunately, this year’s course offerings appeal to a variety of interests, from new electives in several disciplines to challenging ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ (01/30/2020)-- Seton Hall University is pleased to announce the following students who qualified for the Fall 2019 Dean's list and to congratulate them for their outstanding academic achievements. Glory Glory of Florham Park, NJ Gabriella Gabriella of East Hanover, ...

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NEWARK, DE (01/24/2020)-- Students in your area have been named to the University of Delaware Dean's List for the Fall 2019 semester: Scott Miller of Florham Park (07932) Cindy Rullo of Point Pleasant (07936) Kelly Hilden of Florham Park (07932) Olivia Duffy of Florham Park ...

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BETHLEHEM, PA (01/21/2020)-- Congratulations to these students from Florham Park and East Hanover! Students at Lehigh University attained Dean's List in Fall 2019. This status is granted to students who earned a scholastic average of 3.6 or better while carrying at least 12 hours of regularly ...

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LEWISBURG, PA (01/13/2020)-- Bucknell University has released the dean's list for outstanding academic achievement during the fall semester of the 2019-20 academic year. A student must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a scale of 4.0 to receive dean's list recognition. Hannah ...

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