Education

January 19, 2019

MILLBURN, NJ - It is with mixed emotions that I announce the appointment of Assistant Superintendent Kyle Arlington as Superintendent of the Kenilworth School District. I am excited for him as he embarks on this next step in his career, but he will be greatly missed here in Millburn.  In the more ...

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  Students Headed to Washington, D. C. and to Receive $10,000 Scholarship January 16, 2019, Washington, D.C. —The United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) announces that high school students Mr. Jacob Alexander Bernard and Mr. Ranen Miao will join Senator Robert Menendez and Senator ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - Registration at Christ Church Nursery School for the 2019-2020 is now open!  CCNS offers both a nursery school program for children two years old and up and flexible child care for children six months through five years old.  New for 2019-2020, CCNS is offering a five day, 9am – ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - As part of the district-wide commitment to fostering new learning methods for students, the Millburn Board of Education (BOE) has worked to update all schools in district with the proper space and equipment. At Monday's meeting, middle school principal John Connolly presented in ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - As part of the Millburn Board of Education (BOE) meeting held at the Millburn Middle School, two new board members were selected to fill a pair of vacancies in the organization. With the sudden departure of BOE Vice-President Kate Foss and board member Jennifer Woodhouse in Dec. , ...

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CLINTON, NY (01/07/2019)-- The following local residents were named to the Dean's List at Hamilton College for the 2018 fall semester: Jonina Mignon of Short Hills (07078). Mignon, a sophomore, is a graduate of Millburn High School. Matthew Jordan of Short Hills (07078). Jordan, a first-year ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Please join us at our first Board of Education business meeting of 2019 at the Middle School on Monday at 7:45 pm to see the Middle School’s just-completed Innovative Space in action!  You will also have an opportunity to visit the new gym. Meet your new Board of Education ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Millburn High School Media Specialist, LaDawna Harrington was awarded with the President’s Award at the 2018  New Jersey Association of School Librarians conference this year. This prestigious award is presented by the NJASL President to someone who has demonstrated excellence and ...

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TWO BOARD VACANCIES IN MILLBURN BOARD OF EDUCATION The Millburn Board of Education announces two vacancies for a Board position, effective immediately. The Board, within the powers delegated to it by law, is the policy-making legislative branch of the Millburn School District. The individuals ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Several current members of the Millburn Board of Education (BOE) recently finished their terms and had their last meeting this past Monday. Their departure was coupled with the sudden resignation of two other members of the BOE The regularly departing board members are board ...

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Dear Parents and Staff, We are continuing to investigate the incident at the Middle School with administrators and law enforcement.  As educators, we are putting our focus on ensuring our students understand the impact words and symbols have, and the ramifications they can cause.  Mr.

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MILLBURN, NJ - In an email addressed to parents in the Millburn School District, School Superintendent Dr. Christine Burton sent out an email noting that that swastikas and the letters KKK had recently been found etched into a desk in a sixth grade classroom. This incident follows the discovery ...

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Dear Millburn Parents/Guardians, I am writing to inform you that graffiti in the form of a swastika, and the letters KKK, were found on a desk in a sixth-grade classroom at the Middle School.  Please see the attached letter that Millburn Middle School Principal, John Connolly has sent home to ...

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Dear Parents and Staff, I would like to thank MMAC for the Vaping Program they offered for parents on Tuesday night. Nancy Kislin presented a Show & Tell of juuls, cartridges and other vaping paraphernalia, shared information about the dangers of vaping, and heard the concerns of ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Millburn Middle School 8th Graders in Ms. Mary D’Alessio’s and Ms. Melissa Pedreiras’s English classes used what they learned about Education, Empathy and Enlightenment through literature to raise funds for Morristown-based Preschool Advantage. After reading John Steinbeck’s “Of Mice ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - In the aftermath of winter storm Avery, which dumped almost six inches of snow in the New York metropolitan area, Millburn Superintendent Christine Burton presented a district action plan at the Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov. 19. In the run up to the storm, Dr.

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Dear Parents and Staff, Happy Thanksgiving! I know I am grateful for the staff, students and families in the Millburn school community, and I wish you all a happy, healthy and safe Thanksgiving. As you may remember, this year we are working with Challenge Success: from Stanford University, ...

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Dear Parents, Since Thursday night we have been in debrief mode.  A number of positive suggestions have been made regarding the emergency closing/delay process and our district response. We are also hearing great stories of how principals, staff, students and parents came together to make the ...

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Dear Parents, I want to thank all of you again for your patience and understanding during yesterday’s storm.  I especially want to thank all of the principals, vice principals, instructional supervisors, supervisors, district administrators, teachers, custodians, nurses, paraprofessionals and ...

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Dear Millburn Parents and Staff, Thank you for your understanding on this first day of winter weather.  Please know that our first priority is always the safety of our students and staff.  We are also very sensitive to how much impact the decision to open or close schools in bad weather can have ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - I want to thank the MHS SAVe Warriors Club for their efforts on behalf of our veterans, especially during this Veterans month.  They held their annual luncheon today for local veterans, with members of all services in attendance at Millburn High School.  It is always an honor to be ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Have you seen the tweets, posts and Middle School signs about Upstanders of the Week?  Wondering what an Upstander of the Week is? With the help and commitment of the Jets NFL franchise, Millburn Middle School is asking its students to “Jet Up” and help tackle bullying. MMS ...

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I am running for the Millburn Board of Education because I believe that Millburn Schools are the crown jewels of our town. Not only do they produce unrivaled academic results, but they also house our most precious assets: our children. Maintaining that excellence while adapting to modern ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Utilizing the new Millburn Innovative Learning Lab (MILL) space on Saturday, Millburn High school put on its inaugural Edcamp. The event, which was designed to show teachers new strategies and tools for their classroom, took place in the MILL and several other classrooms near the ...

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Hello, I am Danielle Prieto, town resident for 14 years and mother to three boys, two of which are now in seventh and ninth grade. After 27 years working on a derivatives trading floor, I retired last March and started going to BOE meetings and looked for ways, given my skill set, on how I can ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn Municipal Alliance Committee (MMAC) together with Millburn schools is celebrating Red Ribbon Week from October 22 – 31st.  Red Ribbon Week is a national campaign dedicated to raising awareness of the dangers of alcohol and substance abuse and highlights ways in which to ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - The Hartshorn School in Short Hills participated in the Kids Heart Challenge, an event which students learn about their hearts as well as to raise money for the American Heart Association. The event reminds students that our hearts function best when we care both mentally and ...

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MURRAY HILL, NJ - Students from Millburn High School were among students from 10 high schools from around New Jersey who were invited to Nokia Bell Labs in Murray Hill, NJ, on October 18. The visit was part of Nokia’s community outreach program to encourage young people to learn science, ...

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We will continue to use the SchoolMessenger notification system to alert you of inclement weather announcements for school closings, delays and other emergencies, via phone, email and text messages. We also use this system for sending out general emails and news, transportation schedule changes, as ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - Christ Church Nursery School enjoyed a visit from the Millburn Fire Department on Monday.  Battalion Chief Jim Boyle and Firefighter Frank Rios arrived on their fire truck to talk with each preschool class about fire safety and what to expect if firefighters ever have to come ...

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