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Livingston's Three National Merit Scholars Reflect on Graduation

June 23, 2017

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Commencement week found Lisa Peng, one of the 457 seniors graduating from Livingston High School on Friday, flipping through her elementary yearbook. Under future career, the MIT-bound senior had written architect and designer.

One of three National Merit Scholars at LHS, Peng is among the seniors who best exemplify the Class of 2017. She joins classmates Andrew Huang ...

Livingston Public Schools Transition Program Eases Uncertainty of Change for Students

LIVINGSTON, NJ – The Livingston Public Schools’ (LPS) Transition Program, implemented last summer, continues to evolve to keep pace with the changing needs of students looking for a smoother segue from elementary to middle school, middle school to high school, and high school to college, other post-secondary opportunities, work and life. 

Director of Guidance and Counseling ...

Livingston High School Class of 2017 Enjoys Senior Prom

PARSIPPANY, NJ — Graduating seniors of Livingston High School (LHS) enjoyed their senior prom at Sheraton Parsippany Hotel last week. See some of their photos above.

“No prom is the same, but there really is something exciting about watching our seniors get all decked out and go celebrate who they are and be together,” said LHS Principal Mark Stern. “It’s ...

Livingston Board of Education Celebrates Retirees, Welcomes New Staff for 2017-18

LIVINGSTON, NJ – Students from the Livingston High School String Ensemble opened a special Livingston Board of Education (LBOE) meeting on Monday as 26 Livingston Public Schools (LPS) teachers, administrators and support staff entered the annals of the LPS history books as retirees and five new administrators were welcomed to the LPS community.

The students performed two musical numbers ...

Golda Och Academy to Honor Livingston Couple at Annual Spring Gala

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Golda Och Academy will honor Livingston residents Michele and Jeffrey Landau, two exceptional school parents and leaders, at the annual Spring Gala at Temple Beth Shalom in Livingston on June 8.

Having served on the board of trustees since 2009 and as board chair from 2014-16, Jeffrey Landau has dedicated a tremendous amount of time and energy to Golda Och Academy.

LANCETalks to Present Encore After Being Recognized as a "Promising Practice"

LIVINGSTON, NJ — LANCETalks, the intellectually stimulating and soul-stirring live presentations by Livingston students and staff, has been recognized as a Promising Practice by Character.org as an exemplary model of character development.  The community will have the opportunity to experience this TED conference-inspired (and now award-winning) program at 7 p.m. on ...

44 Livingston Students Receive Excellence In Community Service Awards

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Nearly 50 Livingston students participating in the Livingston Youth and Community Services (LYCS) Leaders program, a community-based after-school program that teaches leadership, healthy life choices and life skills to Livingston students in grades 1-12, received Excellence in Community Service Awards at the Livingston Township Council meeting on Monday.

According to ...

Nationally Recognized All-Girls Robotics Team Honored at Livingston Council Meeting

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The nationally recognized all-girls robotics team Exit 5 Robotics received commendations from the Livingston mayor and council on Monday for its many success over the last eight years, including qualifying for national and international competitions for seven-consecutive seasons, winning nearly 30 awards and becoming the first New Jersey team, boys or girls, to win ...

Proposed Administration Parking Lot Sparks Debate Among Livingston Residents

LIVINGSTON, NJ – One component of the Livingston Board of Education (LBOE) $1.2 million budget, approved this April, continues to draw vocal Livingston residents who stand in communal opposition to the proposed project, to the LBOE meetings. 

In response to the recommendations of two safety studies conducted by the Department of Education and an unnamed but independent third party ...

Meet the Livingston High School Class of 2017 Valedictorian and Salutatorian

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Meet Livingston High School’s (LHS) top senior scholars Howie Shen and Kevin Xiang, the valedictorian and salutatorian for the Class of 2017.

Principal Mark Stern said these two students have shown exceptional commitment to their academic endeavors as well as their personal explorations.



“They have consistently represented our ...

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