Education

November 15, 2018

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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SUMMIT, NJ – The Kent Place School recently announced that seniors Tarika Bansal and Sasha Khidekel of Short Hills, were named Commended Students in the 2017 National Merit® Scholarship Program. Commended Students place among the top five percent of the more than 1.5 million students in the ...

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MILLBURN, NJ -The Millburn Board of Education took the opportunity to showcase the new Millburn Innovative Learning Lab (M.I.L.L.) at the most recent meeting held in the facility on Monday night. The former home of the school library has now been retrofitted into a completely modular space that ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - On Sunday, October 7th, Christ Church in Short Hills will recognize and celebrate Christ Church Nursery School. All are welcomed and invited to attend the 10:00 service where the children of CCNS will process in with the new school banner. During the service, the school’s Director ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Anna Loprete '19 of Short Hills is one of four Oak Knoll seniors recognized on Tuesday, September 25, 2018, for their individual academic performances on the 2017 preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. Loprete's classmates Caroline Abel ’19, of Morristown; Maria ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - For the fourth consecutive year, the Public School Districts of Berkeley Heights, Chatham, Millburn, New Providence and Summit -- led by their superintendents and school assistance counselors -- have joined to host a series of programs focusing on the challenges and needs of students ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - Christ Church Nursery School introduced its first gardening class for preschoolers this fall.  Led by the new staff gardener, the students identified various plants in the freshly planted garden by matching pictures to plants, admired the small, medium and large pumpkins and ...

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MILLBURN, NJ —Millburn High School graduates Evan Bitan and Chelsea Schwartz have been named the 2018 recipients of The Millburn/Short Hills Scholastic Boosters’ “Give a Boost” Awards, presented by Investors Bank. The awards of $1,000 each were presented by Boosters President Jennifer Baer at the ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Our Challenge Success core team of administrators and teachers attended our first seminars last weekend at Stanford University, where we engaged in train the trainer sessions in order to bring lessons back to our larger MMS and MHS building teams.  Those teams will use the resources ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - David Schlossman and Vicki Walia have entered the race for Board of Education of Millburn Township Public Schools as bracketed candidates. Their goal is to “bring the community together for our children.” The candidates seek a broad based collaboration on school safety, as well as ...

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TRENTON, NJ— Lawmakers on a joint Senate-Assembly education committee expressed concerns and questioned Gov. Phil Murphy’s rush to phase out a statewide standardized exam, calling for meetings to be held and more data to be provided. State education commissioner Lamont Repollet appeared before a ...

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MILLBURN, NJ – Niche.com released the 2019 list of the top elementary schools in New Jersey. Five Millburn Township elementary schools ranked in the top 20; Deerfield (4), Glenwood (5), Hartshorn (6), and Wyoming (8) and South Mountain (19). The Washington School, the newest elementary school in ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Millburn High School Principal Dr. William Miron announced today that eighteen senior students from Millburn High School have been selected as Semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Competition.  They are William Cerulli, Alexander Chen, Andrew Chen, Rachel Cifu, Julian ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Fresh off of summer vacation, the Millburn Board of Education met for the first time in the 2018-2019 school year. The main topic at hand was an update on the construction and renovation that had been going on in the district over the last several months. Along with a renovation to ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Week one of the 2018-2019 school year is in the books.  Thank you to all the administrators, teachers, staff, parents and students who helped make this week go smoothly.  The beginning of any school year always has a few bumps, as students and staff get used to new routines. Overall, ...

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Welcome Back Teachers and Staff! Our teachers and staff gathered today for the annual Convocation, and Barbecue courtesy of the Millburn Education Association.  Staff members were “clapped in” to the high school auditorium by a lineup of students, parents and administrators to celebrate their ...

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TRENTON, NJ— A request for a two-week extension has been awarded to the state of New Jersey to answer a lawsuit seeking to integrate New Jersey's schools, indicating that a settlement could be possible. A new deadline of Sept. 14 has been set. In a letter sent to Mercer County Superior Court ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Superintendent Michael LaSusa reported that the district is still considering school safety procedures for the upcoming school year, including possible armed Class III officers in every school. If the school district hired Class III offices for every school, LaSusa ...

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Time is running out to do your Back to School Update.  Please complete it as soon as possible in order to continue to have access to PowerSchool. We are calling and emailing those who have not yet completed the update for one or more of your children.  We have had some changes to our ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - This week we are welcoming 25 new staff members to Millburn for orientation and professional development.  They broke the ice with an “Amazing Race” scavenger hunt to meet staff and see our schools, found the key to an “Escape Room” as they learned about our technology tools, and ...

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