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Livingston Public School Principals Recognize 2017 Teachers of the Year

March 16, 2017

LIVINGSTON, NJ – Although the weather outside was frightful Monday night, the warmth from family, friends and educational colleagues on hand to applaud the outstanding efforts of the Teachers of the Year at the Livingston Board of Education’s (LBOE) meeting was palpable. 

Teachers of the Year, selected by voting committees at each of the 10 schools in the Livingston Public ...

Livingston Public Schools on Tentative Two-Hour Delay Wednesday

LIVINGSTON, nJ — At this time, Livingston Public Schools will have a two-hour delayed opening on Wednesday, March 15. However, due to the icy roads, and the condition of parking lots and sidewalks around schools, the school system will reassess this decision in the morning and may have to close.

An alert will be sent by 7 a.m. if the decision is made to close ...

Livingston Public Schools Closed Tuesday Due to Snow

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Livingston Public Schools will be closed Tuesday, March 14 due to the anticipated snow storm.

All school activities and programs are canceled.

Over the Rainbow Kids Do Creative Indoor Science Activities for February

EAST HANOVER, NJ – Last month at Over the Rainbow Learning Center, students got busy with winter science activities.

While teachers felt it was too cold for children to go outside and play, this did not stop the children from enjoying the snowy weather.  Snow was put into water tables and brought inside for learning and fun.

“We did this activity because it was too ...

35 Livingston Residents Named to Dean's or President's Lists at Respective Colleges

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The following students from Livingston were named to the Dean’s or President’s Lists at their respective colleges for outstanding academic achievement during the fall 2016 semester.

Hofstra University Provost's List (achieved a perfect 4.0 GPA during the semester):

Jessica Peslak

 

Hofstra University Dean's List (achieved a grade ...

Exchange Program Connects Golda Och Academy Students with Jewish Communities in Mexico

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Eleven of Golda Och Academy’s 10th graders had the opportunity to reunite with the exchange students from the Colegio Israelita de Mexico ORT (CIM-ORT) school in Mexico City last month as part of the GoAbroad Exchange Program.

For the second-consecutive year, the two schools have been paired to participate in a cultural exchange program. Golda Och ...

Livingston High School Students Visit Congressman Frelinghuysen

LIVINGSTON, NJ — A group of Livingston High School (LHS) students put civics lessons into practice last week when seven LHS students joined students from neighboring communities to advocate at the office of District 11 Congressman, Rodney Frelinghuysen. 

The group spent approximately 15 minutes with Field Representative Nick D'Alessio as the students advocated for ...

Golda Och Academy Seniors Named National Merit Finalists

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Daniel Cohen and Kim Robins, seniors at Golda Och Academy in West Orange, have been named National Merit Finalists. Less than 1 percent of seniors (approximately 15,000) in the U.S. are named finalists.

The National Merit Scholarship Organization selects finalists based on their PSAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test scores from October 2015 as ...

Livingston Chinese School Hosts Lunar New Year Celebration at Heritage Middle School

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Local dignitaries, including Mayor Shawn Klein, Livingston Board of Education members Ronnie Konner and Pamela Chirls, joined Livingston Chinese School staff and students at their Chinese New Year celebration event last week at Heritage Middle School.

According to the Chinese School, the Lunar New Year has been the “biggest festival in the cold ...

Estelle Finkel Publishes List of Colleges that Require SAT and ACT Subject Test and Announces Course Dates

LIVINGSTON, NJ - Estelle Finkel Learning Center recently published its new blog entry "SAT Subject Tests: to take or not to take." The entry was published to help local students identify colleges and universities that require these scores and how these scores will help to showcase their strengths to colleges.

Estelle Finkel also announced upcoming SAT and ACT course offerings ...

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