Schools

May 28, 2020

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Lace up your sneakers, the track at Depken Field will officially open to the public this Saturday. Hasbrouck Heights School District Superintendent of Schools Dr. Matthew Helfant announced that Depken Field will re-open to the public on Saturday, May 30, in an email to ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Hasbrouck Heights Superintendent of Schools Dr. Matthew Helfant as part of his Superintendent's Report during May's Board of Education meeting announced that the school district passed its QSAC review and will be moving ahead with construction at Depken Field. Helfant ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education honored two retiring teachers and an administrator to open the May meeting Thursday night through the online streaming platform Periscope.  High school math teacher Shoshana Michaeli and middle school special education teacher ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Borough of Wood-Ridge announced that access hours to Donna Ricker Field at Wood-Ridge High School will be revised due to upcoming construction.  Donna Ricker Field and Track will be open on Mondays to Fridays from 4pm to dusk. There will be no construction on Saturdays and ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - There will no traditional pomp and circumstance for this year's graduates, according to local high school superintendents. During Thursday night's Wood-Ridge Board of Education meeting, Superintendent of Schools Nicholas Cipriano announced that the district is ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Board of Education held a special presentation honoring three retiring coaches and an administrator during Thursday's meeting held online. The meeting opened with a special presentation honoring retiring competition cheerleading coaches Jennifer Hynes and Brittany ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS -- Hasbrouck Heights High School announced the Honor Roll students for the third marking period of the 2019-20 school year. There are three levels of Honors in high school with the following criteria: First Honors: All A's (either A+, A, or A- ); Second Honors: At least ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS -- Hasbrouck Heights Middle School announced the Honor Roll students for the third marking period of the 2019-20 school year. There are two levels of Honors in middle school with the following criteria: High Honor Roll: A+, A, or A- in every subject; Honor Roll: at least 3 ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education held a special meeting Wednesday night about re-opening Depken Field. Superintendent of Schools Dr. Matthew Helfant explained that the district "needs to research with the county and insurance company" as whether to be able to open ...

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WOOD-RIDGE/HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Friday night was the first evening of the #BetheLight initiative focusing on the Class of 2020 at high schools throughout Bergen County. With temperatures in the low 60's about 30 members of the Wood-Ridge Class of 2020 gathered on Donna Ricker Field. They sat ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Hasbrouck Heights Superintendent of Schools Dr. Matthew Helfant unveiled the district budget for the 2020-21 school year at the monthly Board of Education meeting on Thursday, April 30 via Periscope. It is the second BOE meeting held online. Upwards of 100 people were ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Hasbrouck Heights and Wood-Ridge High Schools, along with others throughout the county, will honor the Class of 2020 in lights beginning Friday, May 1. Wood-Ridge Superintendent Nicholas Cipriano made the announcement as part of his Superintendent's Report at ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ --  Maintaining the current curricula and co-curricular programs, adding a third Pre-School Disabled class, five Kindergarten classes, new textbooks and a half time World Language teacher for Kindergarten to sixth grade were some of the highlights in the 2020-21 school year budget ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -- Wood-Ridge Senior High School announced the Honor Rolls for the third marking period of the 2019-20 school year. According to the district website, there are three Honor Rolls with the following criteria: Highest Honor Roll Requirement: A student must have a weighted Grade ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ  -- Wood-Ridge Junior High School announced the Honor Roll students for the third marking period of the 2019 - 20 school year. According to the District’s website, the criteria for Junior High School, seventh and eighth grades, High Honors and Honors is as follows: High Honor ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - At the beginning of Tuesday's Hasbrouck Heights Borough Council meeting, Mayor Jack DeLorenzo asked for a moment of silence to recognize the passing of former Hasbrouck Heights High School Principal Tom King.   An educator from 1958 to 1991, King held many different ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - "We are the Class of 2020. A class that is persistent through the unthinkable. A class that has soared over many hurdles." Those are the opening lines of a video produced by members of the Wood-Ridge High School Class of 2020 as their statement to the current challenges they ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Students at Lincoln School had a full week of special events and activities during Read Across America Week including visits from three authors, special guests, and community readers. The week started with a visit from two familiar authors, Doug Snelson and Lincoln School ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Remote learning has curtailed the daily interactions between school administrators and the students they see daily. Wood-Ridge administrators are using technology to stay in contact and provide encouragement to both students and parents throughout the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  The Hasbrouck Heights Board of Education held its regularly scheduled March meeting on the live streaming platform Periscope, in compliance with guidelines for social distancing during the COVID-19 health crisis. At one point, upwards of 58 users signed on, including ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Amid the need for social distancing during the COVID-19 health crisis, the Wood-Ridge Board of Education held its special meeting to introduce the tentative school budget for the 2020-2021 school year by an online video stream. Upwards of 19 Board members, administrators, and ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - While schools are shutdown and students and parents master the art of remote learning, a small team of staffers continues to make sure local school children still receive their lunches Monday to Friday. Hasbrouck Heights families who qualify for the free or ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -   Euclid Elementary School celebrated Read Across America Week March 2 through 6, emphasizing the importance of reading. The week-long celebration was filled with literacy events and each day was a different dress-up day which coincided with a Dr. Seuss Book.  The Euclid ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ --  Question: The island of Santorini is one of the more popular vacation spots of this country along the Mediterranean. Answer: Greece. That was the winning answer of Hasbrouck Heights Middle School student Matthew Fermin took first place in sixth round the Fifth Annual ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights cross-country team was among those groups honored at the February Board of Education meeting. Head coaches Mike Ryan and LeighAnn Ruroede recognized the success of both the girls and boys cross-country teams from the fall 2019 season.  He thanked ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Robotics and coding sounds hard.  To some people it sounds tedious, and  not fun. Don’t tell that the members of Hasbrouck Heights Robotics and Coding teams under the direction of middle school Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) teacher Michael ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ  -- After the student presentations, the Wood-Ridge Board of Education proceeded with its regular business at the February 24 meeting. Superintendent of School Nicholas Cipriano gave the Graduation Data Report for the 2018-2019 school year. All districts are required by the New ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Board of Education honored three students and a retiring teacher at the February meeting on Monday night in the auditorium. Wood-Ridge Intermediate School principal Keith Lisa introduced Francesca Fabi as the WRIS Student of the Month. He explained the fifth ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  HASBROUCK HEIGHTS -- Hasbrouck Heights High School announced the Honor Roll students for the second marking period of the 2019-2020 school year. There are three levels of Honors in high school. First Honors 2019-20 Marking Period 2 Seniors Balcer ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS -- Hasbrouck Heights Middle School announced the Honor Roll students for the second marking period of the 2019-2020 school year. There are two levels of Honors in middle school with the following criteria: High Honor Roll: A+, A, or A- in every subject; Honor Roll: at least ...

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