linden

Education

May 19, 2022

LINDEN, NJ - The Linden Public School District launched a new, free mobile app for iPhone and Android, providing parents with a one-stop shop for everything concerning Linden schools. The app comes complete with features like daily and social media news, access to over 65 foreign languages, ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - Students at a Linden middle school were unhappy about the level of power on the computers used daily, so they built a computer that they feel suits their needs. Under the Linden Public Schools One-to-One technology policy, every student is given an Apple device for ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - Linden Public School’s Academy of Excellence recently hosted a special “Count the Calories Breakfast” to give students a chance to integrate science lessons into a real-life work experience and to bring guests from around the district together to socialize. Many of the guests were ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - Linden High School (LHS) has been awarded national honor roll status for its commitment to continual development of its athletics coaches which help them better lead and protect student athletes. Linden High is one of just 95 schools across the country to meet the requirements for ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - Linden Public Schools will be hosting a Career Fair for educators and support staff this week. The event is taking place on Saturday, April 30, 2022, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m at Linden High School located at 121 West St. George’s Avenue in Linden.  Attendees are asked to enter ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - Linden Public Schools have been named among the Best Communities for Music Education in America for the eighth year in a row. Linden is one of just 738 districts across the country to be chosen for the prestigious honor for 2022. The NAMM Foundation (National Association of Music ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - The Linden High School Entrepreneurial Management Achievement Program (EMAP) recently visited a local manufacturing company to get an up-close look at business in action. The trip to Cutting Edge Industries on West St. Georges Avenue in Linden on April 5 gave EMAP students a reality ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - A team of young engineers from School No. 1 in Linden recently traveled to NJIT to take part in the eSTEM Challenge, a design competition in which elementary students design and build machines that use renewable energy. The challenge date of March 14 was the culmination of seven ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - The Linden High School NJROTC were a part of a full military inspection on Wednesday, Feb. 23, when active-duty personnel visited to give the regiment a once-over. The Area Manager Inspection allowed the students to put their best foot forward before service personnel, as well as to ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - The Linden Board of Education met Thursday evening and presented the recommendation for face coverings effective March 7 at Thursday's meeting. The board voted unanimously that face coverings will be optional for students, staff and visitors, unless mandated by the law, as of March ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - Due to the recent decline in COVID-19 numbers, Governor Phil Murphy announced that masks and facial coverings will no longer be mandated for students, staff, or visitors in schools and child care centers. Linden Board of Education will look at the Board's current policy during the ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - Linden High School students who are members of the Entrepreneurial Management Achievement Program (EMAP) recently hosted Linden Police Chief David Hart and members the Linden Police department for a friendly and informal meeting. EMAP is an independent, reality-based entrepreneurial ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - Cherie Pizzano, the Hall of Fame coach of the Linden High School bowling team, is retiring at the end of the 2021-22 winter season after 22 years of coaching the Tigers. Pizzano was surprised with a party in her honor at Jersey Lanes in Linden after the team’s final regular season ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - The love and generosity of a retired elementary school teacher from Linden is helping a former colleague to go above and beyond for her students – and causing ripple effects of kindness throughout the school. School No. 10 technology teacher Kim Kefalas wanted to get lapel ...

Read more »

NEW JERSEY - In a move that the College Board describes as "student-friendly," the SAT, and the tests allied with it, will be delivered in a digital format beginning in 2024. This move will affect students currently in Grade 10. In a pilot program delivered in last fall, students who took the test ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - A third-grader in Linden was able to raise over $2,000 for the Friends of Linden Animal Shelter as part of a service project she took on for Martin Luther King Day. Amelia Hanger, a student at School No. 10, started the project two years ago when she raised $400 for the shelter and ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - The Linden Public School District has announced that all classes will return to in-person learning on Tuesday, January 18.  In a letter written to parents and guardians, Superintendent Dr. Marnie Hazelton stated the district remains committed to in-person learning as they feel its ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - A class of students at Linden High School used their creativity to explore how racism, bias, and inequity affect their school and the world outside. The assignment was part of the Introduction to Education class, where students who may want to become teachers take the first stepping ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - In the wake of rising positive COVID-19 cases, all Linden Public schools will have a half-day on Tuesday and will be closed on Wednesday. A post on the district's Twitter page provides important schedules changes which says that all schools will have a half-day 12:25 p.m. dismissal ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - Linden Public Schools’ first “SELebration Day” was a tremendous success, allowing students and staff a chance to take a break from the daily grind, have fun, and destress. The district’s special observation on Friday, Dec. 10, put the focus on Social Emotional Learning (SEL) for ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - McManus Middle School in Linden has been chosen to take part in the United We Create Project, whose goal is to promote understanding between Muslim and non-Muslim students in Grades K through 8 through in the arts. The project is sponsored by Young Audiences, an arts-in-education ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ. - School No. 5 in Linden has been selected as a National ESEA Distinguished School in recognition of the success of its education programs and progress of its students. The National ESEA Distinguished Schools Program is a project of the National Association of ESEA State Program ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - School 10 is once again participating in the Great Pajama Drive. Donors are asked to make pajama donations in all sizes from infant to adult. For every pair of pajamas that is donated through the Great Bedtime Story Pajama Drive, Scholastic Book Clubs will donate a brand-new book to ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - The Linden Parks & Recreation Department is now offering tutoring services for Linden residents at the Linden Multi-Purpose Center. The purpose of the tutoring sessions is: To assist students from elementary to high school who need extra help beyond the classroom. To ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - Three Linden High School freshmen have been awarded scholarships to receive additional instruction in Mandarin Chinese for the remainder of this school year. Abigail Armstead, Ashley Agbottah Grubbs, and Trinity Ellis will take part in virtual classes through the Huaxia Chinese ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - Linden High School has been accepted into a three-year pilot program to expand restorative justice practices to help turn around student behavior and create a more positive culture for students and teachers. Out of hundreds of applicants, LHS is one of just 15 schools statewide to ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - The Linden Public School District has received a $58,000 donation from Phillips 66 Bayway Refinery to support the district’s science curriculum. The funds will be used to purchase science kits for all the district’s 400 second-graders. “Phillips 66 and our colleagues at the ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - The Linden Public School District has secured grant funding for programs to help students in Grades 5 through 8 get ready to make decisions about their futures. The “Middle Grades Career Awareness and Exploration Grant” from the New Jersey Department of Education will bring $68,992 ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - A Linden elementary school has been recognized as a National PTA School of Excellence. School No. 10 was one elementary school of 351 schools chosen nationwide and six in the state of New Jersey. “We’re super excited. This came about because the school and the PTA work together ...

Read more »

LINDEN, NJ - The Linden Public School district has partnered with a pizzeria in the city to offer students 12 years and older slices of pizza in exchange for proof of COVID-19 vaccination. Pies on Stiles will be providing vouchers for free pizza to students who bring their vaccination card to ...

Read more »