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In The Schools

June 19, 2022

PRINCETON, NJ - Franklin High School students returned to the Westin in Princeton for their annual prom Friday evening.  After a tumultuous year following the pandemic, seniors were excited to attend one of the most awaited nights of high school. The buzzing elation was also present in the ...

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METUCHEN, NJ - Saint Joseph High School in Metuchen, which has been a steadfast supporter of The Marisa Tufaro Foundation since its inception, will host the nonprofit’s Tournament of Roses Parade Charity Walk and Food Drive on July 18. The event will take place three days before the Bellamy and ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The Rutgers Prep community held its annual Family Day event on May 20 after a two-year pandemic hiatus. The day features lower school (elementary) students showcasing some of their talents to the rest of the school.  The day kicked off with breakfast sponsored by the Rutgers Prep ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The Rutgers Prep community held its annual Family Day event on May 20 after a two-year pandemic hiatus. The day features lower school (elementary) students showcasing some of their talents to the rest of the school.  The day kicked off with breakfast sponsored by the Rutgers Prep ...

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METUCHEN, NJ - Saint Joseph High School has announced that the Edison Rotary Seniors of the Month for April 2022 are Elijah Levantino and Michael Weikum. Elijah Levantino Elijah Levantino is a proud member of the graduating Class of 2022 at St. Joseph High School in Metuchen. He is a member ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - A Hillsborough third-grader is fighting back against the Russian invasion of the Ukraine with a paintbrush and quiet determination to resupply the Ukrainian army with medical supplies and to ease the pain and hardship of children her age suffering the ravages of war and an ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Rutgers Prep is inviting prospective 6-12 grade students for a campus tour, coffee, and conversation with Upper School Admission Director, Tara Klipstein on March 23 from 9-10 a.m at 1345 Easton Avenue.  Guests can expect to find out what's new at Rutgers Prep, including academic ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Students from the Franklin Middle School Art Club worked collaboratively under the guidance of their club advisor, Ms Soden, on creating no-sew fleece blankets to benefit the Franklin Township Animal Shelter. In total, they donated twenty blankets that were hand made by their ...

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METUCHEN, N.J. - Saint Joseph High School Athletics Hall of Famer and NBA All-Star Karl-Anthony Towns ‘14 has agreed to donate COVID-19 testing kits to his alma mater.  In partnership with CUE Health, Towns will distribute $250,000 worth of testing kits to high schools in New Jersey and ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Students at Rutgers Preparatory School volunteered last week to help the United Spinal Association in their "Ready to Roll" initiative. RPS Director of Special Community Programs, Meredith Santowasso says Ready to Roll is designed to assist in preserving the health and safety of ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Grateful for the many positive ways that the community around Cedar Hill Prep School impacts our campus, the school looked for a way to give back and convey that sense of gratitude. The CHP PTO took in more than 250 winter coats of all sizes, in support of Franklin’s Grace ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Like many aspects of education, college admissions planning has undergone changes over the past two years. Rutgers Preparatory School (RPS) has collaborated with students to provide guidance and direction in college planning. Recently, TapInto spoke with Co-Directors of College ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Students and faculty at Rutgers Preparatory School held its annual Day On for Service earlier this month.  It is a day the Rutgers Prep community has the opportunity to participate in local and global service events.  Upper (high school), and middle school students at Rutgers ...

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METUCHEN, NJ - Saint Joseph High School is hosting a Christmas Tree Sale and a toy drive on campus in the coming weeks.  Starting Monday, November 29 through Saturday, December 4 the community is invited to drop off a new unwrapped gift for children ages newborn to 16 as part of the Toys for Tots ...

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SOMERSET, NJ — The Franklin school board heard community members voice their support for a new football coach at the high school, calling for longtime middle school coach Blair Wilson to take the reins following John Paczkowski’s departure from the program.  Community members, coaches and ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Thomas Edison EnergySmart Charter School held its annual trunk or treat event Friday afternoon.  The school's parking lot was lined with decorated cars for students to visit. Parent volunteers dressed as characters such as Homer Simpson, and Cruella De Vil, handed out candy to ...

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METUCHEN, NJ – The doors to Saint Joseph High School will open to the public on Sunday, October 17 for prospective students and their families to get an inside look at day-to-day life on campus.  The Open House runs  from 11:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. and will provide visitors the opportunity to meet ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Thomas Edison Energysmart Charter School is ranked number three in New Jersey Elementary Schools and ranked number five in New Jersey Middle Schools, according to a brand-new ranking released Tuesday by U.S. News & World Report.   U.S. News bases its rankings ...

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FRANKLIN, NJ – Dozens of Franklin Township Public School students will have access to new technology this school year and beyond thanks to the generosity of a local religious organization. On Sept, 8, the eve of the first day of the new school year, representatives from the Franklin-based Jain ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - School is in session and Rutgers Prep is excited to welcome everyone back to campus. The first week of school was full of laughter and excitement as everyone had a chance to be around each other once again. From our "lifers" who have been at Rutgers Prep since Pre- ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — The Westfield High School football team relied on five turnovers as it picked up its first victory since 2019 after defeating Saint Joseph of Metuchen in the season home opener Saturday. Following a two-game season last year due to the pandemic, the Blue Devils opened a new slate ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The Franklin Township Public School districtct has released 2021-2022 Scholl opening information. The district has also invited parents to attend its "Road Back" virtual assembly scheduled for Aug. 23 from 7 pm to 8 pm.  Please click on this link: FTPS Preparation for Road to ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ –  During two virtual meetings held Aug. 12, parents of students attending South Plainfield Schools had the opportunity to find out what safety measures and procedures will be in place when pre-K through 12th graders return for in-person instruction next month.  During each ...

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