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Franklin School District Shows ‘Significant’ Decline in HIB Incidents for First Half of School Year

June 23, 2017

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ – The school district was ‘significantly’ safer for students during the first half of the school year, officials reported Thursday night.

School Management Director Orvyl Wilson told Board of Education members and the public that the number of both reported and confirmed Harassment Intimidation and Bullying incidents in the district dropped by about ...

TAPinto Franklin Township: Athletic Scholar Series

SOMERSET, NJ - TAPinto Franklin Township will be running a series called "Athletic Scholars.” The objective is to showcase exceptional student athletes attending Franklin Township Public Schools. Each student must be a senior playing a varsity sport with a minimum 3.5 GPA. The student should have also shown a commitment to volunteerism in the community. 

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Franklin High School Graduation 2017

SOMERSET, NJ - Hundreds of family members, friends and supporters filled Franklin High School's athletic field to celebrate the graduation of 501 students of the Class of 2017, Friday afternoon.

The FHS Band led by Director, Daniel Berz opened the ceremony to lead the class onto the field with a rendition of "Pomp and Circumstance."

Following the procession was the ...

Franklin Township: Hillcrest Elementary School Principal Takes Voluntary Leave

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Albert J. Fico, principal at Hillcrest Elementary School, apologized in a letter sent to parents on June 14, for an incident that occurred while disciplining a student earlier this month. 

Fico will be on a voluntary leave using vacation time until Monday, while the district conducts its investigation. The school year ended for students on June ...

County Vo-Tech Graduation, Somerset Resident Salutatorian

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A total of 161 students graduated Wednesday from the Somerset County Vocational & Technical High School, in 17 different vocational programs, ranging from automotive technology to the performing arts.

The Career and Technical Education Valedictorian for the class of 2017 is graphic communications student Daria Marini, of Bridgewater, and the Career and Technical ...

Franklin Township: What does it mean to be a Warrior for Life?

SOMERSET, NJ - What does Warrior For Life mean to you?

https://youtu.be/5jT5tVecfHY

We are so excited to tell you about our new local, not for profit organization, and an opportunity for you to give back to our local community!

We hope that you will partner with us to build scholarship opportunities for students right here, at home, in Franklin Township!

The Warrior for Life ...

Franklin Township: Warriors for Life Scholarship Foundation to Host 1st Annual Gala

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Are you a Warrior for Life or member of the community that wants to give back? 

Well, now you have a chance to take action by showing support for one of the township's newest not-for-profit organizations, the Warriors for Life Scholarship Foundation (WFLSF). 

"If you believe in sustaining and building the strength and character here in the ...

Franklin High School: Share Your Prom Night Pictures with TAPinto Franklin Township (UPDATE)

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Westin in Princeton hosted Franklin High School's prom this year, and TAPinto Franklin Township came out to take some photos.

Now it is time for readers to share their best photos. If you want your photos featured in this story, email them to TAPintoFranklinTownship@tapinto.net and we will add them to our photo gallery. 

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Franklin Township: Warrior for Life Scholarship Foundation

Mission Statement

The Warrior for Life Scholarship Foundation is a 501c3 nonprofit organization, founded by a group of FHS alumni, with the purpose of generating scholarships for students in the Franklin Township community that exhibit excellence in the areas of academics, athletics,  arts,  community service,  social consciousness, and/or philanthropy.

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Franklin Park School Holds Assembly on Immigration

FRANKLIN PARK, NJ - The topic of immigration has been spotlighted in the news of late, and Franklin Park School has done an exceptional job educating and raising the awareness of its students on the subject. 

"We have an amazing fourth-grade teaching team at FPS who work extremely hard to provide our students with memorable learning experiences so that they can take ownership of ...

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Prologue Girl Scouts Heart of NJ Troop 66339

June 24, 2017

Last year this time we were preparing for an unforgettable 7-day trip to Costa Rica with 18 girls and 11 Moms from GSHNJ Troop 66339. As of Tuesday, June 20, 2017, all 18 seniors have graduated from high school.

They hail from 8 different high schools (FHS, Groton(MA), Hun, North Hunterdon, Piscataway, Pingry, Union Catholic and Wilbraham & Monson(MA)) and will be attending 12 different ...