Education

April 22, 2021

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights BOE has changed its April meetings, both Committee Meeting and Public Meeting, to the week of April 26 The Committee Meeting will meet on Monday, April 26, 2021. The Public Meeting has been moved from April 22, to April 29, 2021.    TAPinto ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education Trustee Rob Faussette responded to TAPinto regarding the controversy concerning racists posts that were reported on Faussette's Facebook page last July.  At the time, Faussette denied making the posts, and stated he would ask both the ...

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Students will still face a version of the mandatory exam in the fall. But questions on the details linger. Special to TAPinto.net. This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage.

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Music, art, theater all have ‘critical impact on our kids,’ educators say as they look to work within COVID-19 guidance. Special to TAPinto.net. This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education will hold a special Executive Session meeting scheduled for Thursday, March 25 at 6 p.m., it was announced by Board Secretary Dina Messery.  Below is the official notice from the district. PUBLIC ...

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Sweeney bill, with support of powerful players, wins quick endorsement from Senate Education Committee. Special to TAPinto. This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read ...

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UPDATE: The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education special Executive Session meeting scheduled for Thursday, March 11 has been cancelled, it was announced on Thursday morning by Dina Messery, Board Secretary.   HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education will hold a special ...

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NEW JERSEY -- In its new rankings of public schools nationwide, U.S. News & World Report said New Jersey is the state with the country’s top education system and is number one in pre-school enrollment.        “Investments in our students are investments in the future of our state, and I am ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The bulk of the Thursday evening’s meeting of the Trustees of the Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education was devoted to, following the Superintendent’s Remarks concerning the plans for reintroducing in-person education five days a week, was the hearing of citizens.  The ...

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JERSEY CITY – Fulfilling a promise to make tuition-free community college a reality, Gov. Phil Murphy on Friday signed A4410, permanently establishing the Community College Opportunity Grant Program (CCOG) that will allow qualified students to attend any New Jersey community college without tuition ...

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Gov. Announces Two Initiatives: Opportunity Meets Innovation Challenge Grants ($28.5 Million) and Hunger-Free Campus Grant Program ($1 Million) TRENTON – Gov. Phil Murphy and Secretary of Higher Education Dr. Brian Bridges announced that $29.5 million in federal funding will be available to New ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education will hold its regular public meeting online on Thursday, February 25, it was announced by Board Secretary Dina Messery. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, February 25 at 7:30 p.m. Residents may login through the link which will ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ – The Wood-Ridge Board of Education announced Monday evening that it had accepted the resignation of Nick Cipriano, School Superintendent, effective June 30, who be going on leave immediately.  Board President Albie Nieves announced that Doyle School Principal Anthony Albro will be ...

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Officials Also Unveil $1.2 Billion Plan to Address Educational, Mental Health Needs of Students TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey education officials are asking the federal government to waive standardize testing for this school year, maintaining that it is more important to focus on instructional time ...

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TRENTON - Governor Phil Murphy and New Jersey Department of Education (DOE) Acting Commissioner Dr. Angelica Allen-McMillan on Friday announced “The Road Forward,” a series of coordinated policy initiatives that dramatically expand the Administration’s efforts to identify and address the academic ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education will hold its regular public meeting online on Thursday, January 21, it was announced by Board Secretary Dina Messery. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, January 21 at 7:30 p.m. Residents may login through the link which will ...

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NEW JERSEY — A new executive order will mean sweeping changes for the way teachers and students are evaluated for the 2020-2021 school year. Gov. Phil Murphy, who has long said this isn’t a normal school year due to COVID-19, announced the changes during a Monday press conference on pandemic ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Board of Education released the schedule of meetings for 2021, as well as announced the new meeting start time for the Public Session. The Board released it schedule of regularly scheduled monthly meetings for 2021. Additional special meetings would be announced ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Boards of Education for Hasbrouck Heights and Wood-Ridge have announced their re-organization meetings for 2021. Hasbrouck Heights BOE will hold its 2021 re-organization meeting on Monday, January 4, at 6pm. The meeting and public comment portion will be ...

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NEW JERSEY — Ten school districts across the Garden State will receive $10 million to expand their preschool programs starting in February 2021, a move expected to improve existing seats and add 818. The money has been earmarked in the governor's 2021 budget, he announced Monday. “These ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education will hold its regular public meeting online on Thursday, December 17, it was announced by Board Secretary Dina Messery. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, December 17 at 7:30 p.m. Residents may login through the link which will ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy provided his weekly update of in-class vs. remote learning during his COVID-19 press briefing on Wednesday, Dec. 9.   "Over the past week we have a total of 18 new in-school outbreaks that have been confirmed. Those are two or more cases, by the way, ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education will hold its November meeting remotely, it was announced by Dina Messery, School Business Administrator. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, November 19 at 7:30 p.m. Residents may login through the link which will be posted on ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Newcomer  Dylan O'Byrne maintains his lead over incumbent Patrick Ambrosio in the vote for Wood-Ridge Board of Education, according to the Bergen County Clerk's Office on Friday night. DYLAN O'BYRNE 2,578 58.62% PATRICK A.

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Kevin Mullins, Jillian Ferdinand and Lisa Krommenhoek lead the preliminary election results for the three open Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education seats according to the latest results released by the Bergen County Clerks office.  Updated Vote Totals Kevin G.

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Newcomer  Dylan O'Byrne leads incumbent Patrick Ambrosio in the early ballot count for Wood-Ridge Board of Education, according to the Bergen County Clerk's Office on Tuesday night. C01 DYLAN O'BYRNE 2,230 C02 PATRICK A. AMBROSIO 1,584 Write-In Totals 18 The preliminary ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Kevin Mullins, Jillian Ferdinand and Lisa Krommenhoek lead the preliminary election results for the three open Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education seats according to the latest results released by the Bergen County Clerks office.  Updated Vote Totals Kevin G.

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  One step forward, one leap back. One day after Hasbrouck Heights Superintendent of Schools Dr. Matthew Helfant announced during the Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education meeting that Hasbrouck Heights students would be returning to school on Wednesdays in person, the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education will hold its October meeting remotely, it was announced by Dina Messery, School Business Administrator. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, October 29 at 7:30 p.m. Residents may login through the link which will be posted on ...

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SOUTH ORANGE – Dr. Angelica Allen-McMillan, Ed.D., has been nominated by Governor Phil Murphy as the next Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Education  “From day one, I pledged to select a Commissioner of Education with experience in public education. We fulfilled that promise through ...

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