Education

March 10, 2018

Thank you for your patience and understanding during this very difficult weather week.  I know many of you are without power, and your streets may still be impassable.  While I would have liked to have been able to open school, at least today, we rely on the expert advice of Millburn’s Office of ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Millburn Schools will be closed on Friday, March 9.  We have two schools without power, and there are still many road closures and power outages around town making travel unsafe. Stay safe.

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MILLBURN, N.J. — Three Millburn High School juniors are among 18 finalists in the New Jersey Shout Down Drugs Music Contest and the community can help vote them to victory. Danielle Benna, Kyle Farscht and Jessica Yeager, the trio known as Powdered Elephants, wrote an original song with a drug ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Millburn schools will be closed tomorrow, Thursday, March 8, due to safety issues as a result of the number of downed wires, trees and road closures in town and around the state.  Stay safe!

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This is a message from the Millburn Township Public Schools. Please be advised that schools will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday, March 7 due to the predicted snowstorm. We will monitor the progress of the storm and cleanup, and alert you with further information regarding the possibility of ...

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At Monday night’s Board of Ed meeting we heard from our Director of Security, Mike Palardy, and Millburn Police Detective, Ed de la Fuente who shared information regarding our safety and security measures as well as our partnerships with the Millburn Township Police, Fire, and OEM ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. — The recent school shooting in Parkland, FL spurred discussions on what more can be done to secure Millburn town schools. Anxious parents called for a range of solutions from using metal detectors in every school to adding armed security personnel in all school buildings, including ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The two co-founders of the organization LinkedUp Now visited Millburn High School today to talk to students about improving their college applications by getting involved in summer internships in the New York and New Jersey areas. LinkedUp Now is an organization that matches high ...

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

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On Monday, as students return from break, I want to assure you that our schools are ready to welcome them safely. We have spent time this week reviewing our security protocols and procedures. At Monday’s Board of Education meeting we will have a presentation from Security Director Michael Palardy ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - In the wake of the Parkland school shooting in Florida, a request went out on the popular Millburn Workmom listserv for handmade cards to send to the students and faculty at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Two Millburn sisters answered the call in a big way. Millburn High ...

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I wish my letter this week was not about yet another school shooting. They are, unfortunately, becoming all too commonplace. While our immediate response to these events is to review our safety and security procedures, another step we take is to reach out to our own “first responders,” our ...

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"I want to reassure you that our top priority is always the safety and security of our students and staff." Yesterday’s tragic school shooting in Florida has sent shockwaves through every school district in the nation, as well as every family with children in schools. I want to reassure you ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, N.J. — Peter Nguyen, Millburn High School's head volleyball coach and a bookkeeper for the Millburn Township Board of Education, was arrested today and charged with one count of sexual contact with a 14-year old female who was a member of the Impact Volleyball Club. Nguyen also ...

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Preventing the Flu Due to the high numbers of cases of influenza around the state and the country, our Buildings and Grounds Director, Carlos Edmundo, has instructed our custodians to intensify their proactive sanitizing of high contact surfaces in our schools. This program is in addition to the ...

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MILLBURN, N.J.— The Millburn School District is facing a shortage of substitute teachers, and some parents say it is beginning to take a toll on the arts programs of the elementary schools. At the board of education meeting on Monday, parents voiced concerns that “specials” classes at the six ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. — Millburn High School students landed in the top 15 for highest average SAT scores in the state. The New Jersey Department of Education statistics list average Millburn's scores for math at 666 and reading at 660. The combined 1,326 also places Millburn High School as the ninth best ...

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MILLBURN TOWNSHIP PUBLIC SCHOOLS Millburn, New Jersey * * A GE ND A* * REGULAR MEETING Millburn Township Board of Education Monday, February 5, 2018 7:45 PM – EDUCATION CENTER CALL TO ORDER SILENT COUNT OF BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT ANNOUNCEMENT OF MEETING ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. - Congratulations are in order for the Millburn High School VEX and FTC Robotics teams as they qualified for the state championships in their respective divisions.  Before the teams head to states, Millburn High School will host the final regular season competition today, February ...

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Facing Difference Challenge Some of our middle school students have been “Global Nomads” recently as they participated in the Facing Difference Challenge. This program is run by the organization Students Rebuild to help educators worldwide empower young people to reflect and take action toward ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn High School Music Department is in the final rehearsals of a host of works for the annual Winter Band Concert. The public is welcome on Wednesday, February 7 at 7:30 pm to enjoy offerings from the concert band, wind ensemble and not one, but two, symphonic bands.

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - An adjunct professor at Rutgers University has been placed on administrative leave, after reports surfaced that he has a sexual misconduct conviction. Sombudha Adhikari, a lecturer at the business school, was suspended on Jan. 25, university spokesperson Dory Develin ...

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  Greetings from TechSpo 2018!   Techspo is the annual Educational Technology Training and Exhibition for school leaders and educators, sponsored by the New Jersey Association of School Administrators.  Our Technology Director, Evan Abramson, presented on “Turning Technicians into ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. — Washington School fifth graders participated in the school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee. The school bee was the first round of the National Geographic Society’s 30th annual contest, a nationwide geography competition for 4th through 8th graders, designed to ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Middle School mother, Libby Hilsenrath, is the plaintiff, along with her minor child, federal lawsuit filed on Tuesday that names The School District of the Chathams, the Board of Education, the Chatham Middle School principal and teachers as defendents, claiming a violation ...

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MILLBURN, N. J.— The Glenwood trailers dominated the Millburn Board of Education meeting Monday evening. The removal of the two trailers, a temporary solution for overcrowding that ended up staying on school grounds for 14 years, has been an important issue for the community. The Glenwood's PTO ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy, following his inauguration last week, ​ticked off a list of lofty goals and​ progressive​ proposals for the state.  Yet allies and opponents have shown skepticism, or at least questioned, his vision for New Jersey Rutgers President Robert Barchi made ...

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MILLBURN TOWNSHIP PUBLIC SCHOOLS Millburn, New Jersey * * A GE ND A* * REGULAR MEETING Millburn Township Board of Education Monday, January 22, 2018 7:45 PM – EDUCATION CENTER CALL TO ORDER SILENT COUNT OF BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT ANNOUNCEMENT OF MEETING ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn Board of Education is holding their Open Forum Sunday, January 21 from 1:00-3:00 pm at the Millburn Public Library.  This “Conversation with Dr. Burton and the Board” is a great opportunity for us to share information about projects and programs of the school district ...

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Open Forum Sunday I invite you to join us for the 11th annual Board of Education Open Forum on Sunday from 1-3 pm at the Millburn Public Library. This “Conversation with Dr. Burton and the Board” is a great opportunity for us to share information about projects and programs of the school ...

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