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Education

July 4, 2022

HAMILTON, NJ --  Madelyn Kausch is Steinert High School's valedictorian for the Class of 2022.  “I’m honestly so honored to be Steinert’s valedictorian because there are so many smart, determined students in my class, and it was amazing that I earned the title and was able to speak to my peers ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The Children’s Home Society of New Jersey’s (CHSofNJ) Early Childhood Center is now open in Hamilton Township. Located at 1435 Liberty Street the Early Childhood Center will have five infant classrooms and five toddler classrooms, indoor play space, outdoor playground, and a ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Fifth grade students from the Hamilton Township School District celebrated moving up from elementary school to middle school recently at a set of field days held at the Hamilton Area YMCA Sawmill Branch.  For three days in early June, 5th grade students from five to six different ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The Hamilton Township School District is celebrating the top ten students at each of the community's high schools: Steinert, Hamilton West, and Nottingham.  The School District also congratulated its Class of 2022 on their future plans in college and universities, skilled trades, ...

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HAMILTON, NJ - Hamilton's Township's Steinert High School is bursting with pride over 11 students who were recently chosen for prestigious honors including nine students selected to participate in next year's National Merit Scholarship Program, an awardee of the Questbridge scholarship, and a ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The Robbinsville Education Association (REA), the union that represents teachers in Robbinsville's public schools hosted a public forum Monday night at the Ancient Order of the Hibernians in Hamilton where about 75 individuals listened to discussions regarding the stalled ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Two Hamilton Township schools -- Crockett Middle School and Greenwood Elementary School -- have been named recipients of 2022 Character.org Promising Practice awards among 152 recipients across the nation and only 33 New Jersey schools to receive awards. The Crockett Middle ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The 15 Hamilton Township Schools that serve as polling locations will move to a remote learning schedule on Tuesday, June 7 for the Primary Election Day, said School Superintendent Dr. Scott Rocco. Citing the health and safety of students and staff as his top priority, Rocco said ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Robbinsville Township's first responders, school officials and municipal officials recently conducted a "security tabletop exercise." The effort was designed to review current safety protocols at all three public school buildings and consider precision and accuracy in emergency ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The Hamilton Township School District and the Hamilton Area YMCA are partnering to celebrate 5th grade students as they prepare to move up to middle school with the first 5th Grade Field day at the Sawmill Branch.  This unique experience will bring together children from five to ...

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HAMILTON -- ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Local police presence was increased and noticeable at Hamilton and Robbinsville Township's public schools on Wednesday a day after 19 children and two teachers were killed at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas.  While no direct or imminent threat was made at ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Hamilton's Fadi Farag is one of only 95 New Jersey high school and college students set to graduate on May 21 from the prestigious Governor’s STEM Scholars, a program of the Research & Development Council of New Jersey. Fadi, who is a junior at Steinert High School, completed ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Robbinsville Township High School senior Raaha Kumaresan has been named one of only 2,500 Merit Scholar designees across the country. Raaha is likely to attend college to study medicine. Her $2,500 scholarship is being funded directly by the National Merit Scholarship ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- A fight that broke out between two eighth grade female students during Friday afternoon dismissal at Robbinsville's Pond Road Middle School was caught on camera and is being circulated on social media.  Robbinsville Superintendent of School Brian Betze issued a statement to ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- A student at Hamilton's Steinert High School -- Madelyn Kausch -- has been named a winner of a prestigious National Merit Scholarship as one of only 1,000 distinguished high school seniors who have won corporate-sponsored awards.  In September 2021, more than 16,000 Semifinalists ...

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WEST WINDSOR, NJ -- Mercer County Community College Board of Trustees announced on Friday that Deborah Preston, Ph.D. has been chosen as the seventh president in the history of the higher education institution.  Preston comes to the college with 30 years of experience in higher education most ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Mark your calendar for the commencement ceremonies for the Hamilton Township's Class of 2022! The School District announced on Thursday that the Hamilton Township Board of Education has set June 20 as the High School graduation date.  Commencement ceremonies will be held as ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Dr. Anthony Fauci, the White House Chief Medical Advisor who rose to national prominence during the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic, will take part in the Rutgers commencement ceremony at SHI Stadium next month, a source has told TAPinto New Brunswick. Fauci’s presence ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ — Representatives from 30 school districts in Burlington, Mercer, Camden and Gloucester Counties are looking to bring more diversity into their schools by hiring educational professionals and staff at an upcoming job fair.  The Diversity in Education Job Fair, hosted by ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Selecting the best possible school is an important process, and Rutgers Preparatory School (RPS) is committed to helping families experience personal, informative and convenient ways to learn more about educational opportunities available for prospective students.  RPS has many ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Twelve Robbinsville High School seniors will be strutting their stuff and showcasing their talent to be crowned Mr. RHS while fundraising for their graduating Class of 2022. 12 high school senior contestants --  each representing one month of the year such as Mr. January, Mr.

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Want to shop for a good cause? You can support Robbinsville's Sharon Elementary School and the Sharon School Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) by shopping online at Amazon for items that will be donated to non-profit organizations as gift bags Through their partnership, the ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Dr. Kimberly Tew, assistant superintendent of curriculum and instruction, for Robbinsville Township Public Schools will be leaving her post on May 31 for a similar position in the Princeton School District.  Tew will replace Dr. Kathy Foster who served in an interim ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Approximately 250 students at Robbinsville's Pond Road Middle School participated in a peaceful walk-out on Wednesday to call for an end to racism in the school community.  At 12:30 p.m, students gathered outside the school and then walked toward the access road that connects ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Both the Hamilton Township School District and the Robbinsville Township School District will see sizable increases in state aid under allocations announced by Governor Phil Murphy.  In the upcoming Fiscal Year 2023 budget, the Hamilton Township School District will receive an ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- With the state mandate for face masks to be worn in schools about to end, TAPinto Hamilton/Robbinsville talked to students in all three of the Hamilton High Schools about how they feel the change will impact them -- and if they personally will be doing away with their masks. In ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Hamilton Township School District (HTSD)students got a crash course in drone technology recently. Grice Middle School students in Mrs. Harkins and Mrs. Closson’s Technology eighth grade classes were treated to an interactive and groundbreaking presentation from Drone Legends ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Rutgers University–New Brunswick announced on Monday a sweeping new financial aid program that builds upon existing state aid programs to enable New Jersey students with family incomes below $65,000 to attend the university tuition-free.  The program also provides a sliding ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The Hamilton Township School District (HTSD) took part in World Read Aloud Day virtually earlier this month.  Founded in 2010 by LitWorld, the campaign celebrates reading aloud and support literacy worldwide. All 17 HTSD elementary schools were invited to view the read alouds ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Students and faculty will not be required to wear face masks in Hamilton Township School District buildings or classrooms after March 7, but they will remain mandatory while on school buses, Superintendent Dr. Scott Rocco announced Monday.  In a message to the Hamilton school ...

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