Education

March 13, 2020

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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'Tis the Season! Give a child a gift full of fun learning that will last a lifetime!  Neighborhood Lit. is expanding...From our classroom straight into your family room, and we couldn't be more excited!! Neighborhood Lit. is proud to introduce a new mobile enrichment program through The ...

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Join the fun at this drop-in children's activity event, December 6th, 5:30-7:30, at The Enchanted Treehouse Academy, 11 Middletown-Lincroft Road, Lincroft, NJ 07738. Fun for children with Arts and Crafts, Laser Cut Ornaments, Silly Circuits, ...Come check out the STEAM Works Studio, meet the staff ...

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The mission of Collier Youth Services is to provide at-risk youth a chance to grow toward their potential in an environment that promotes belonging, dignity and hope.  The mission is based on a philosophy of deep respect for the inherent worth of each individual and the belief in the capacity for ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ: Most high school students volunteer at one point or another. It's often part of their community service hours towards graduating, and provides many teens with a new perspective, while doing good.  Sometimes individuals began to donate time and catch the 'volunteer bug' becoming very ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ: Neighborhood Lit. -- where learning is always fun, is offering a Letter Learning Program for Pre-K & 3 to 4-year-olds on Mondays from 12-12:45.  Classes will be on Dec 2, 9, 16 and Jan. 6, 13, 20 at Neighborhood Lit in Colts Neck, NJ. Register at www.neighborhoodlit.com or ...

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Lincroft, NJ – Brookdale Community College and Rockit Live Foundation kicked off their new partnership at a celebration of rock and roll + art at its finest. It was an evening celebrating successful famous artists extending a hand of support to local young artists.  Like a fine wine paired with a ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ:  Transportation is tough in New Jersey. Most certainly for bussing. The typical bus commuter knows this first hand as they experience delays, route changes and frustration. Major bus companies are even paying recruiting bonuses to new drivers in the thousands of dollars to get good ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ: Middletown’s Board of Ed meeting on Oct. 28th featured, among other things, an opportunity for high school students to speak their minds about topics they care about.  The meeting began with a moment of silence for two former teachers for Middletown Township Public Schools, one ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ- Can children learn to love reading and writing while using some plastic eggs, a bat and ball, and a hula hoop? Yes they can at Neighborhood Lit. where learning is made fun!  Neighborhood Lit. offers customized programs for children of all ages and skill levels. Some Neighborhood ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY: A frequent criticism of the American educational system is that “they just don’t teach civics anymore.”  Actually they do, but not in a way that necessarily makes it memorable for the student.  According to a 2017 Economist article, “(Civics) by the 1980s had been phased out.

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ:  With opioid addiction taking the lives of over 3000 NJ, residents last year, Middletown Township and the Middletown School District realize that educating our youth is urgently necessary and that it needs to start as early as in the elementary schools. Monmouth County Sheriff ...

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RED BANK, NJ: On Monday, September 23rd, at 6:30-8:30pm, let Salon Concrete owner Christine Zilinski and her team inspire you with an evening of creativity, community and collaboration. No one does it like Zilinski, always evolving, educating, inspiring and giving back. Drop in and check it out, ...

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TAPinto Holmdel and Colts Neck and TAPinto Middletown are pleased to announce new marketing partner and sponsor of local community news: Enchanted Treehouse Academy!  This new innovative childcare facility boasts beautiful, colorful and well lit classrooms, inviting play areas and continuous ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ - Exciting opportunities abound at the growing enrichment center at Neighborhood Lit. in Colts Neck! If you or someone you know the experience and qualifications in the opportunities below, give them a call! Click the link below... Certified Teachers - Part Time Neighborhood ...

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RUMSON, NJ – The Monmouth University School of Science and the Borough of Rumson will host a Two River Seminar Series centered on the environment and wildlife of the Navesink and Shrewsbury rivers beginning in September. Members of the public of all ages are invited to participate in these ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ: In an introductory letter from the Superintendant of Middletown Township School District, Dr. William O. George, there was a request for input from all district stakeholders regarding the school district's strategic five year plan for 2020-2025.  The District's 2020-2025 ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Middletown parents and other community members got to observe two guest presentations, during the Aug 28th Middletown Township Board of Education meeting, during which they also got to learn about numerous recent happenings and news updates from throughout the school ...

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