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Enter TAPinto Franklin Township's 2nd Annual Back to School Photo Gallery and Contest

September 20, 2018

SOMERSET, NJ - Goodbye summer vacation, hello first day of school!  

Parents/guardians: share a photo of your children heading off to a new school year for the TAPinto Franklin Township 2018 Back-to-School Photo Gallery and enter for a chance to win a $35 gift card to a local restaurant of your choosing. 

Email all photo submissions to ...

Franklin Township: Motivational Video Goes Viral

SOMERSET, NJ - Who got the props? Franklin High School's administrative team is who. 

The team published a video produced and directed by Michael Pinnix, FHS performing arts teacher, last Wednesday, it has gone viral with more than 4,000 views. 

"It is attention-grabbing, FHS Principal, Frank Chmiel said. "Once we have the students’ attention, they can see ...

Enter TAPinto Franklin Township's 2nd Annual Back to School Photo Gallery and Contest

SOMERSET, NJ - Goodbye summer vacation, hello first day of school!  

Parents/guardians: share a photo of your children heading off to a new school year for the TAPinto Franklin Township 2018 Back-to-School Photo Gallery and enter for a chance to win a $35 gift card to a local restaurant of your choosing. 

Email all photo submissions to ...

Help A Teacher In Need: Franklin Public School Teachers Looking For Special Project Donations For 2018-19 School Year

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - What better way to ring in the new school year than by helping a Franklin teacher in need? This school year, TAPinto Franklin Township will feature the special classroom projects in need of the community’s financial support.

These projects are posted on DonorsChoose, a crowdfunding site specifically for public school educators where teachers can request funds ...

Franklin Township: Busing for Private School Students Uncertain for 2018-2019 School Year

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - The school district is hoping some additional dollars will get the needed bids to transport private school students this year, otherwise parents will have to make their own arrangements.

According to officials, the district did not get any qualified bids to bus private school students to their respective schools so far for this year.

State law requires districts to ...

Election 2018: Deadline Looms to File for School Board Elections, 3 Seats Up for Grabs

SOMERSET, NJ - Do you want to serve? This fall, voters in Franklin Township will elect candidates to the K-12 board of education. Three seats are up for grabs. A full term on the school board runs for three years. 

A candidate must file a nominating petition with the county clerk for his or her name to appear on the ballot, and the deadline to submit the nominating petition ...

Franklin Township: Elementary School Student to Participate in National Pathways to STEM Leadership Forum 

SOMERSET, NJ - A local 4th grader will join students from across the nation to take part in a program designed to "enable students to explore their interests and experience learning beyond the classroom" according to a news release. 

This summer, Kimberly Osenenko an Elizabeth Avenue School (EAS) student, will take part in a unique academic and career-oriented development ...

Photo Gallery: Franklin Middle School 8th Grade Formal

SOMERSET, NJ - More than 300 people gathered at the Marigold for Franklin Middle School's  Hollywood themed 8th Grade Formal. 

For the second year in a row, the formal was held off campus, thanks to the fundraising efforts of the FMS PTSO. 

Eighth-grade Advisors/Teachers, Carminda Bandeira and Dannielle Knoeppel, 8th-grade along with FMS Vice Principal Torrie ...

Elementary Students from Yinghua International School School 1st Place at Regional Contest

KINGSTON NJ - YingHua International School (YHIS) elementary students Melanie Tan and Malana Young, both received 1st place for two different events at the 45th annual Association of Chinese Schools (ACS) conference.  The competition drew students of Chinese heritage from all over the northeast of America, from New England area to as far as Maryland and North ...

Five Players from Franklin High School Will Play in the 6th Annual Basilone Bowl

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The 6th annual Basilone Bowl, in honor of Gunnery Sgt. John Basilone of Raritan, will be held June 14 at Bridgewater-Raritan High School, and five FHS football players will play for the Devil Dogs.

Kickoff for the event, at Basilone Field, will be 7 p.m.

The players in the game, from all over the county, were introduced May 7.

The game is played in honor of ...

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