In The Schools

May 29, 2020

SOMERSET, NJ - Cedar Hill Prep School presents - Decoding Education - these podcasts are created and executed by CHP faculty and students. The podcasts are available for your listening pleasure on our website - https://www.cedarhillprep.com/decoding-education-podcast-2/ The podcast is aired ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Today is the last day residents can take advantage of a special fundraiser.  The Franklin Booster Club posted the following on its Facebook page May 18: Time for our next May Madness Fundraiser! Franklin Athletics Booster club wants to be sure you all have the gear you ...

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WASHINGTON, DC - Central Jersey College Prep is one of 84 schools and 7 districts in 15 states certified as a National School of Character, according to a news release.   “We are pleased to announce and celebrate the schools and school districts who have earned this national recognition,” Dr.

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SOMERSET, NJ - The Pre-Kindergarten students were so creative with all of their science projects!  They experimented with primary/secondary colors, marbleization, buoyancy, germination, density, oxidation, acid-base reaction, and the water cycle.  They did projects such as a telescope, storm ...

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SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ - Claremont Elementary School (CES) can truly say they have a hero(es) on the frontline battling COVID-19.  CES Nurse, Maribeth Virzi is now working at the COVID-19 testing site at Raritan Valley Community College, in Branchburg according to school ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The Cedar Hill Prep School building is closed. The school is not closed.    The Covid-19 Virus has disrupted everyone’s lives.  Amid the chaos, heroes rose up to answer the challenge.  Those heroes are not only doctors, nurses, and environmental staff, but parents, ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Our Kindergarten children at Cedar Hill Prep are immersed in this virtual world of learning and having fun doing this together! These children are not only engaged academically but socially as well. During snack time and lunchtime, our kindergartners continue by sitting in the ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Cedar Hill Prep School learning doesn’t stop just because school is closed. Preschoolers engaged in their regular school routine via virtual teaching. The children enjoyed seeing each other and continuing their daily routine with the guidance of their parents as the teachers ...

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The author of this article is Brianna Rao is a high school senior and a member of Franklin High School's Varsity Swim Team.  SOMERSET, NJ - Even though the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic has caused schools to close in New Jersey and beyond, education is still alive through home ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The results are in! The National Geographic Society named Varun Ramanathan, an eighth-grader at Central Jersey College Prep Charter School, as one of the semifinalists eligible to compete in the 2020 National Geographic GeoBee State Competition on Friday, March 27. This is the ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Cedar Hill Prep School proudly announces its partnership with the Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts. The mission of the Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts is to provide the highest quality performing arts education to a wide range of students in a supportive and ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Sahana Aravindakshan, Cedar Hill Prep School Grade 4 Student, was invited to be one of the Official U.S. Representative to the 2020 World Cadet (Under 8, Under 10 and Under 12) Chess Championships to be held in Batumi, Georgia, from October 18-31, 2020. These students earned this ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Cedar Hill Prep School (CHP) hosted the third annual Garden State Debate League inter-school debate meet on Feb. 8.  More than 100 participants from forty teams competed. Five CHP teams finished in the top 10. Nandini Menon, CHP's founder says students start to analyze and ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Franklin High School is pleased to announce today that John Guirguis has been named a Finalist in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program. In April 2019, the 50,000 highest PSAT scorers were offered an opportunity in which to continue in the competition. Of this select group ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Every year Cedar Hill Prep School has its bi-annual Family Fun Night for the CHP community. On January 31st, they kicked off their first Family Fun Night of 2020. The theme for the evening was Game Night. Attendees enjoyed handcrafts, games, and an awesome glow in the dark dance ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Elizabeth Avenue School 4th and 5th graders and staff members volunteered to pack up more than 175 care packages, in the shool's cafeteria, for the homeless earlier this month.  The care packages, packed in backpacks contained a sandwich, an apple, blankets, hats, gloves, socks, ...

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SOMERSET, NJ – Sampson Davis, Rameck Hunt and George Jenkins – better known as the Three Doctors – recognized the students who participated in the 2019 Positive Peer Pressure Challenge at the Three Doctors Foundation Holiday Basketball Benefit at Franklin High School today.  Students from ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - More than 70 Thomas EnergySmart Charter School students kicked off the holiday season Friday night, with crafts and snacks during the TEECS PTO second "Cookies with Santa" celebration. The students came dressed in their favorite pajamas ready for a night of fun and ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Community, and literacy.  That is what Elizabeth Avenue School's Reading World Series Night is all about. EAS students and parents had the opportunity to play educational games facilitated by volunteer teachers and Franklin High School students, Thursday night.  "We want to ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Pre-Kindergarten students from Cedar Hill Prep commemorated Veteran's Day Monday, Nov. 11.  "The Pre- Kindergarten classes were honored to have our very own Petty Officer First Class Christine Smith visit us in our classroom in celebration of Veterans Day," CHP officials ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Students at Thomas Edison EnergySmart Charter School honored the military at two events on Veteran's Day, according to a news release. TEECS elementary school students in grades K through 6 listened to military experiences from special guest, Army Captain Alex Medeiros, according ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Thomas Edison EnergySmart Charter School took another step towards its mission to focus on green/renewable energy. Students, parents, and staff celebrated the "National Walk & Bike to School Day" Wednesday morning.  "Our goal is to help grow this movement locally ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Thomas Edison EnergySmart Charter School is one of only two schools in Somerset County to achieve the 2019 Sustainable Jersey for Schools certification.  "We are so glad to be part of this amazing program and be part of a healthy environment that enhances the happiness of ...

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Brandywine Living, Ying Hua International School, Eden Institute and Atkinson Childcare to create the word Peace to Celebrate International Peace Day KINGSTON, NJ - Students and seniors paused for 30 minutes to recognize International Peace Day by creating the word PEACE with all the ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Students and faculty at Thomas Energy Smart Charter School an assembly in remembrance of 9/11.  "Today is the 18th anniversary of that tragic day and it is important that we continue to remember the victims and their families along with the first responders and volunteers that ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Rutgers Preparatory School student Zhaoyi Xiang, has been named a National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists.  Xiang was among a talent pool of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 65th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school ...

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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 2019 Back-to-School Photo Gallery and enter for a chance to win a $40 gift card to a local restaurant of your ...

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Editor's note: The article below was written by 4th grade Claremont Elementary school students for the Claremont Times.  Sam Pothier and Swastik Nanda, both students in Mr. Walczyk’s 4th-grade homeroom, set out to do an interview with Mark Nicholson the architect of Claremont Elementary School.

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SOMERSET, NJ - Central Jersey College Prep hosted its annual Multicultural Night Friday, June 14.  Parents, educators, and students were treated to an evening of song, dance, fashion and poetry provided by students in the native clothing of the countries they represented. The entertainment ...

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