Education

May 3, 2018

MILLBURN, NJ - One River School of Art + Design held the grand opening for their new studio in Millburn last weekend, with free art and digital workshops for all ages, tours of One River's state-of-the-art studios and digital suite, and a ribbon cutting on Saturday afternoon. Millburn ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. — The Millburn Board of Education bid farewell to one of its senior members on Monday. Board member Michael King is stepping down as he and his family are relocating to Charlotte, N.C. Monday was his last meeting. King was elected to the board in November 2013 and began his ...

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I want to update you regarding proposed school schedules, as well as share some information about changes in transportation procedures for school year 2018-2019.    School Hours The feedback we received from parents, teachers and administrators has given us an opportunity to take a step back, ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Anshul Nayar, a senior at Millburn High School, was honored for his volunteer work, academic success, leadership and extra-curricular involvement by three different organizations. Reflecting on the awards, Nayar said "These awards mean a lot to me. It's an honor to have my work ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - In the competitive and stressful first semester of Senior year when college applications are sent out and decisions are anticipated, an underlying fear is shared between each applicant: “What if I don’t get into college?”. Millburn High School Seniors Miriam Harrow and Ariel ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Millburn High School’s Eliza Tagle is stretching the boundaries of Millburn/Short Hills all the way to the Philippines. One of only nine entries selected, Tagle’s School Girls promises to mesmerize students, parents, and faculty in attendance at the Millburn Film Festival. The ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn Film Festival has a little bit of everything. Carli Platt’s In Plain Sight: A Hidden Child of the Holocaust will give the audience a look at history. Kyle Farscht’s Coffee and Maddy Freeman’s The Decision give the students in attendance some practical advice. But ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - It wouldn’t be a Film Festival without Millburn High School Junior Kyle Farscht. Farscht has been accepted into every Millburn Film Festival since 2016, and this year he is continuing his streak with Coffee. Coffee is an original narrative starring MHS Senior Tori Sanza and Junior ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. — On what is being called the National Day of Action Against Gun Violence in Schools, some Millburn residents raised their voices to declare "Enough is Enough" 19 years after the Columbine School shooting. This nationwide event was spearheaded by Network for Public Education. The ...

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I want to share some important information regarding the review of adjustments to school schedules for the 2018-2019 school year by the administration and Board of Education.  This comes out of discussions that have been underway with the BOE Program, Student Liaison, Health & Wellness and ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - As soon as Board President Berylin Bosselman struck the gavel and began Monday night’s Board of Education meeting, the hot agenda topic focused on scheduling was tabled. A sigh of relief filled the crowded room, as concerned parents, who assembled to voice their disapproval of the ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Licensed psychologist and Certified Master Coach Dr. Joel Ingersoll has a message scrolled on his whiteboard: 'College Admission Does Not Guarantee College Readiness!" Ingersoll, President and founder of Oradell-based Take On College -- which helps students develop effective high ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - On Holocaust Remembrance Day, a newly released study shows that the mantra of "never forget" is fading fast after 70 years. The findings from Schoen Consulting from their February study show that only 41% of Americans know what Auschwitz was and its role in the Holocaust, reports the ...

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I want to thank our principals, teachers and staff for the energy and enthusiasm they have put into making next week’s make-up days on Thursday and Friday something to look forward to.  There are many events planned at each of our schools, and I promise that they will be meaningful and ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Burnt quiches were the source of smoke that activated the fire alarm system at Millburn High School today, causing an evacuation of about 1,500 staff and students. A fire drill had been conducted earlier in the morning, therefore when the fire alarm went off for the second time at ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Teachers in Millburn are protesting their lack of a contract early Thursday morning outside Millburn High School. 

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MILLBURN, N.J. — The Millburn Board of Education on Monday approved the preliminary 2018-19 school year budget. The newly proposed budget calls for a 2.89% increase in the tax levy to meet additional operating expenses. The law permits the board of education to impose an increase in taxes of up ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. — The Referendum Project, which was approved last year for the Millburn Township Public Schools district, is starting to take place at Millburn High School. In December of this past year, upgrades to the fire and burglar alarm systems began. Many areas of the high school now have ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. — The Millburn School district is hiring a third-party investigator to conduct an internal investigation on the anonymous letters sent to dozens of Glenwood School parents earlier this month alleging sexual abuse at the elementary school. The board of education on Monday approved ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. — Anonymous letters sent shock waves through the Glenwood Elementary School community with serious accusations. Postmarked out of St. Paul, Minnesota, the typewritten letters warn parents that their children are potential victims of sexual assault from "a group of adults" at the ...

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MILLBURN TOWNSHIP PUBLIC SCHOOLS Millburn, New Jersey * * A GE ND A* * REGULAR MEETING Millburn Township Board of Education Monday, March 26, 2018 7:45 PM – EDUCATION CENTER CALL TO ORDER SILENT COUNT OF BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT ANNOUNCEMENT OF MEETING ...

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March has been a stressful month for our community: four’easters, power outages, marches, protests, anonymous letters, shortened vacations and more have brought pressure to bear on all of us.  Let’s hope that “in like a lion” is over and we continue the rest of March “out like a lamb.” I ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Millburn Township Public Schools will be closed on Wednesday. The Millburn Public Schools issued the following statement: In light of the Governor’s announcement of a state of emergency, and alerts that the storm is moving faster than originally anticipated, we have decided to ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Annika Sharma, a junior at Millburn High School, took top honors in the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America (NSCDA) Congressional Essay Contest. Sharma addressed "Why did the authors of the United States Constitution give Presidents the power to issue Executive Orders? ...

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Thank you to all of the parents and community members who came out on Wednesday night to hear Dr. Robert Brooks talk about raising resilient children. He inspired our parents and teachers, and everyone walked away with something to take home. There were lessons for all of us, no matter where you ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Millburn's 5th Grade Washington School is sending a contingent of 70 students on an Odyssey of the Mind to compete in the regional tournament. This unique competition combines the arts, creativity, science and problem-solving skills into 8-minute skits. Millburn will be well ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. — While most of the students and faculty walked out of Millburn High School at 10 o’clock on Wednesday morning to memorialize the 17 slain in the Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida last month, a portion of the student body elected not to participate in the National ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. — In honor of the 17 fallen students and faculty from the Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida last month, students across the country marched out of their respective schools at exactly 10 o’clock on March 14 as part of the National School Walkout. Millburn Middle ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Students at Millburn High School participated in the Walk Out to support their peers in Parkland, Florida on the one month anniversary of the school shooting that took the lives of 17 students.   

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MILLBURN, NJ - Millburn Township Superintendent Dr. Christine Burton provided information on the school schedule for Monday, March 12. Her statement is below: Here is some information regarding tomorrow’s school schedule. We currently have power at all of our schools except Hartshorn School.  We ...

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