Education

May 30, 2020

(Editors Note:  Part 1 of this story dealt with the issue students and teachers faced with the recently administered AP Tests.)  HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Certain exams worked a little differently.  Art classes are required to submit portfolios of their work to the College Board.

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - High school students in Wood-Ridge and Hasbrouck Heights participated with millions of students across the country in taking the College Board’s 2020 Advanced Placement (AP) Program exams during a two-week span in mid-May. But many students were unable to ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has begun slowly re-opening the state as part of his six-point plan to restart the state's economy. Recently the governor allowed for the opening of car dealers, bicycle shops, beaches and lakes, some outdoor recreational outlets, some ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education announced it will be addressing the employment contract for the Superintendent of Schools at its June meeting. Below is the official announcement issued by the BOE.  NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC Please take notice that, at its regularly ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education will be holding the May monthly meeting on a streaming platform due to the requirement of social distancing and the coronavirus. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 21 at 7:30 p.m. All scheduled meetings are open to the public.  ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education will hold a special online meeting on Wednesday, May 6, in compliance with Governor Phil Murphy's stay at home executive order and CDC social distancing guidelines. The Board of Education of the Hasbrouck Heights School District ...

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BERGEN COUNTY, NJ -  Bergen County Technical High School in Teterboro was named one of the top 10 in the state of New Jersey in "U.S. News and World Report's" 2020 Best High Schools rankings. Bergen Technical High School is ranked #7 in the New Jersey and #93 in the Nation. According to the ...

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WOOD-RIDGE/HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Wood-Ridge and Hasbrouck Heights Boards of Education will hold their April meetings online, in compliance with Governor Phil Murphy's stay at home executive order and CDC social distancing guidelines. The Wood-Ridge Board of Education will hold its public ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - All graduating high school seniors who are residents of Wood-Ridge are eligible for a scholarship from the Wood-Ridge Memorial Foundation. An estimated $50,000.00 will be awarded this year to graduates of Wood-Ridge High School, area Catholic high schools and the Bergen County ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education will be holding its monthly meeting on a streaming platform due to the requirement of social distancing and the coronavirus. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 26 at 7:30 p.m. Go to the Periscope website at  ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Board of Education will hold its special meeting on the tentative 2020-2021 school budget online on Thursday, March 19, according to Superintendent of School Nicholas Cipriano.  Parents will be able to watch the live stream at this link. The Public meeting will ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Board of Education will hold a Special Board Meeting on Thursday, March 19, 2020, at 6:30 pm at the Wood-Ridge High School’s Auditorium, located at 258 Hackensack Street.  The purpose of this meeting is to approve the tentative 2020-2021 school budget. Action will ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education will hold a special meeting on Thursday, March 12 at 5pm in the Hasbrouck Heights Media Center, according to an announcement from Dina Messery, Board Secretary. The session will adopt the tentative 2020 - 2021 school  budget, and ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Bergen County Executive James Tedesco announced that all Bergen County Special Services and Technical Schools will be closed starting Wednesday, March 11 as a response to COVID-19, in a press conference Tuesday afternoon.  Tedesco had earlier announced the first death in the ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Wood-Ridge announced it had been recognized for diversity in the classroom at the February Board of Education meeting. The district received the Colllege Board's AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award, it was announced by Albie Nieves, Board president. He called teacher ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education announced some changes to its regularly scheduled meetings on Thursday, February 27. The Work Session is changed from 6:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The location for the Regular Session has changed from the High School Auditorium to the ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Public Education Foundation is celebrating Leap Day with a 366 Tasting of craft beers and wines on Saturday, February 29 from 6 to 9pm at Assumption Church's Father Morris Hall. All proceeds will go toward the WRPEF for children and teachers in the district. Seven ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Graduates from Wood-Ridge and Hasbrouck Heights have been named to their respective college or university's Dean's List for the Fall 2019 semester. The following students at Fairleigh Dickinson University's Florham Campus, located in Madison, NJ have been named ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge School District will hold registration for the Pre-K4 program for the upcoming 2020 - 2021 school year. Registration will begin on Tuesday, February 11 from 9 am to 12 noon at Catherine E. Doyle School, the site of the program. Space is limited and all new ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Graduates from Wood-Ridge and Hasbrouck Heights have been named to their respective college or university's Dean's List for the Fall 2019 semester. The University of Delaware announced students named to Dean's List for the Fall 2019 semester. To meet ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Lincoln School PTA has been awarded a $1,000 grant from National PTA and Google to host a Be Internet Awesome Family Workshop at the school and empower parents with resources to help their children be safe and responsible online. Lincoln School PTA is one of only 75 local ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education announced its complete schedule of regular and work session meetings for the 2020 calendar year. Work sessions begin at 6:00 pm in the Hasbrouck Height BOE Conference Room at 379 Boulevard, Hasbrouck Heights, NJ. Public Meetings ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- The Hasbrouck Heights School District will hold two sessions to register children for Kindergarten for the upcoming 2020 - 2021 school year. The first session will be Tuesday, January 21 from 2:30 to 4 pm. The second is scheduled for Tuesday, January 28, from 5 to 7 pm ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Board of Education announced its full schedule of public session meetings for 2020 at its re-organization meeting on January 2. Regular Public Session  Monday January 13, 2020 Regular Public Session Monday February 24, ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Board of Education swore in its elect members, elected a new Board President and Vice President and passed 16 Resolutions at its annual Reorganization Meeting on Thursday, January 2 at 7:30 p.m. in the High School's Auditorium. Jenine M. Murray, Business ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Four elected members of the Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education were sworn in and the new President and Vice President were elected late Thursday afternoon at Kiefer Auditorium. Board Secretary Dina Messery administered the oath of office to four Board members who were ...

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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 2020. Hasbrouck Heights BOE will hold its 2020 re-organization meeting on Thursday, January 2, at 5pm. It will be held at Kiefer Auditorium in the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Hasbrouck Heights Project Graduation for the Class of 2020 has installed a collection bin at Depken Field in a continuing fundraising effort for the students. Parked outside the gates to the bus lot at Depken Field, the bin is aesthetically complementary to the area as it's ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The yearbook at Hasbrouck Heights High School has started an online donation page to purchase a new digital camera for the publication. “Coronian” advisor Catherine Cassidy is looking for funding for the group’s first professional digital camera. There are 22 students in ...

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LODI, NJ - Lodi High School was awarded $5k for its new Technology Lab at a ceremony on Wednesday morning. The donation came about as a collaborative effort between a local business, the borough's Chamber of Commerce, and school district. Great Clips, Inc. donated $5,000 to Lodi High School as ...

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