Education

June 1, 2020

For Middletown Township Public Schools Virtual Home Instruction Plan (Revised May 13, 2020), click HERE.  MIDDLETOWN, NJ: Middletown Township’s Board of Education tried to address, among other things, how it hopes to reduce COVID-19 risks in school buildings for the sake of student safety and ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - It's a rivalry that usually brings together two highly competitive high schools; Middletown North and Middletown South, lined up in competition against each other. Yet COVID-19 has given them a different and shared mission - to be able to graduate, and not virtually, with each ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Schools may be closed but cyber-bullying remains open. Now, a series of powerful videos about Cyber Safe Schools is available to Students, Parents and School Faculty at STOPit Solutions. STOPit Solutions, located in the iconic #Metroburb of Bell Works in Holmdel, is ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Get ready graduates!   According to Governor Murphy, "beginning July 6th, schools WILL have the opportunity to hold outdoor graduation ceremonies that comply with social distancing – ensuring the health and safety of all in attendance."    This is sure to be welcome news to ...

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The article below is being featured as part of the  Talk About the Good  campaign. HOLMDEL, NJ - April 22, 2020 - Madeline Fields (junior) demonstrated her superior artistry as a violinist in two recent performance competitions. Last month, Fields was crowned as the first-ever champion of the ...

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NEW JERSEY - An anticlimactic message on New Jersey public schools was delivered by Governor Murphy on Monday, May 4th, at12PM. Schools will stay shut and remote learning will continue. While this is not much of a surprise, he did hold out hope and waited until middle of May. He made the call ...

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NEW JERSEY - An anticlimactic message on New Jersey public schools is expected by Governor Murphy on Monday, May 4th, at12PM.  The message, if his previous messages on timing are accurate, is that schools will be closed for the rest of the year. While this would not be much of a surprise, ...

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This article is being featured as part of the publisher's  Talk About the Good  campaign. This one is AMAZING!  HOLMDEL, NJ: Two Holmdel teens are making an impact in helping with the shortage of desperately needed Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).  They formed NJ Strong with PPE Group, ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - The regular press conference by Governor Murphy was held as scheduled at 1PM Friday. New details emerged about the growing toll of the pandemic in New Jersey. According to the Governor today, he 'personally' expects students will be wearing face masks when they return to school.

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HOLMDEL, NJ - During his Press Conference on Thursday, Governor Murphy announced that New Jersey schools will remain shuttered to at least May 15. This places exceptional importance on the need for quality virtual learning since the impacts on students from an equity perspective can be ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ: The day before Easter was sunny and warm. It made a perfect day for the Easter Bunny to hop on over to the Country Day School of Colts Neck (CDSCN), for a very special visit. Owner of CDSCN, Lori Ellis orchestrated an Easter Parade, with very careful attention to following proper ...

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Press Conference at 1PM  NEW JERSEY - The temporary problem of closed schools has rapidly being recognized as likely permanent for the rest of the school year. New Jersey is unknown at this time.  Pennsylvania and New York City have closed the public school systems for the year.  A ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - While many students have benefited from classes that are streamed live by their teachers, many others do not. For some families, it is becoming the difference between the haves and the have nots. That just changed - click HERE Governor Murphy has stated that the pandemic will ...

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The article below is being featured as part of the Publisher's  Talk About the Good  campaign. HOLMDEL, NJ: March was a month of sudden change and trying to get used to a new normal. For Holmdel school students and for students all over the country, almost overnight virtual learning became the ...

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New Jersey:   Schools will remain closed until at least April 17, said Governor Phil Murphy in his daily briefing Thursday.   "Let me be clear," said Murphy, the decision to reopen school districts rests with me.  We will not be prepared to revisit the closure until at least April 17, at the ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ: This video below was submitted for TAPinto Middletown's Talk About the Good  Campaign. Children's words are so important. A group of families in Middletown, NJ shared precious video thank you messages to Healthcare workers everywhere on the front lines battling COVID-19.   The ...

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NEW JERSEY - On Saturday morning, the Governor extended the State of Emergency Closures to include all libraries. It includes all municipal, county and state libraries. Also included are university libraries. “New Jersey will continue to be proactive in our approach to identify and enact ...

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354 Schools are closed voluntarily - rest to follow after planning completed. Start date likely next week BREAKING: Governor Murphy has announced that all public and private schools must prepare to close. This affects 1.4 million public school children. Of this, 15% require lunch ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Another college is taking a time out. Fear of COVID-19 brought action from Brookdale Community College. "Out of an abundance of caution and concern, due to COVID-19 effective 2pm on March 11, 2020 on-site, in-person classes are canceled through Sunday, March 15, 2020." according to ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - The highly controversial vote on Superintendent George's recommendation to close Port Monmouth Elementary School may soon become a reality - if the Middletown Board of Education chooses to vote to close it. They can reject the plan as well - and Wednesday night is the board's ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ: Middletown Township residents, particularly those from the Port Monmouth section of town, once again energetically voiced their strong opinions against the proposal to close Port Monmouth Elementary School during the March 4th Middletown Township Board of Education meeting at ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ: Middletown parents, especially those from the Port Monmouth area, had a lot to say about possible plans to close the local elementary school there, and said it with a great deal of passion, during the Feb 26th Middletown Township Board of Education meeting at Middletown High School ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ  - The proposed closure of a school in Middletown is creating frustration among parents who are affected by the proposed decision. Basically, he Middletown Board of Education, who are ultimately responsible for any decision, have to decide whether to accept or reject the ...

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Join Neighborhood Lit. this summer to avoid the "summer slide" in the most fun way possible! Summer classes at Neighborhood Lit. run from June 22nd through September 3rd and meet one day a week for two hours in a small group setting of no more than 6 students.  Classes range for students in ...

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RESERVATIONS ARE LIMITED. RESERVE TODAY.  (732) 747-8583 The Enchanted TreeHouse Academy provides a safe, healthy, nurturing and wholesome environment for your child. A whole-child and personal approach for early learning is fostered to encourage and nurture the natural thinking spark and ...

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Incoming Kindergarten Parent Information Meeting Attention Middletown residents with children entering kindergarten in September 2020. The Middletown School District is hosting the following Parent Information Meeting. Date: Time: Location: January 21 7 PM Middletown High School ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - It's getting dramatic in Trenton. When it comes to vaccinations in public schools, the lines cross political parties and political boundaries. From Republican to Democrat and from Monmouth to Camden, it's getting ugly.  On Monday, January 13th, the New Jersey Senate has a ...

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LINCROFT, NJ: OPEN HOUSE - FREE Robotics and Coding Classes in Lincroft, NJ at the Enchanted Treehouse Academy. This specific event is perfect for 6-12 yr olds, but all ages welcome. Stop by for free class demos from 3pm-5pm on January 12th,  to learn more about our STEM classes in robotics and ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ: Members of the Middletown Township Publics Schools community got to learn about the latest happenings of the school district during the local Board of Ed meeting at Middletown High School North on Dec. 18th, the last such meeting scheduled for this year.  The meeting opened with ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ: Middletown parents and community members got to learn more information about the issues that they considered to be the most important for the upcoming strategic planning cycle during the Dec. 11th Strategic Planning Forum at Middletown High School North. The forum was the third ...

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