School Supply Lists On Tap For Memorial Middle School And Schoenly School


SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Say it isn't so! Can it be Back to School time already? Well, not really, however for folks that want to get a jump on school supply shopping, they are already hitting store shelves along with Halloween costumes. Supply lists are available online for both the Memorial Middle School and the Schoenly School. Appleby Elementary School does not have an updated list for the 2017-18 school year posted online at this time.

For middle school parents wishing to access supply lists, simply visit the Memorial School's updated website for information regarding the necessary school supplies for sixth, seventh and eighth grades. Click on the icon under latest news to access the list. Incoming sixth graders will be able to set up their lockers following their Thursday, August 24 orientation.

The sixth grade orientation will be held from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. in the Memorial School cafeteria. Parents can assist their child in locker setup from 11 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.

Sign Up for E-News

The Schoenly School has separate lists available for preschool, kindergarten and first graders. The icon for each list is posted under latest news on the Schoenly School's home page.

Spotswood High School typically does not post a supply list. Teachers will let students know what specific supplies they require in addition to the basics on the first day of school. The orientation for incoming SHS freshman will be held on Thursday, August 24 from 8:30 a.m. until noon.

School begins for students in the Spotswood School District on Thursday, September 7. Teachers return on Tuesday, September 5.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News


Murphy’s Puerto Rico Relief Commission Looks to Connect Families to Resources

March 21, 2018

PERTH AMBOY - Stephanie Márquez-Villafañe, president of the student-based Puerto Rican action group Rutgers Unión Estudiantil Puertorriqueña, offers a sobering assessment of New Jersey’s Puerto Rican student community in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, the worst hurricane to hit the U.S. territory in recorded history.

"University students have ...

Thumbs Up: Somerville Votes Yes on Tax Rate, Parking, Public Safety

March 21, 2018

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Borough Council introduced the 2018 municipal budget at Monday night’s meeting which  reflects a 1.88 percent increase over the 2017 budget, and translates to a $45.88 annual increase in local property taxes.

The council also gave final approval to a bond ordinance that appropriates $1.5 million to purchase property for construction of an emergency services ...

Upcoming Events

Wed, March 21, 8:00 PM

Kidztopia, Matawan

Business Women Networking Event

Sat, March 24

Black Diamond Billiard's, Union

Ladies 9-Ball Pro-Am by the Garden State Pool Tour

Sat, March 24

Black Diamond Billiard's, Union

Ladies 9-Ball Pro-Am by the Garden State Pool Tour

Middlesex chamber to hold "Make It & Move It Middlesex" event on Tuesday

March 20, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK — Middlesex County Freeholder Director Ronald Rios, Freeholder Kenneth Armwood and Freeholder Charles Kenny will be the featured guests tomorrow at “Make It & Move It Middlesex,” a four-part economic development series hosted by the Middlesex County Regional Chamber of Commerce. 

Make It & Move It Middlesex is designed to connect the ...

Travels Charity Spotlight - Susan G. Komen's Annual Pink Tie Event Raises Funds, Awareness

March 21, 2018

CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Every two minutes, a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer. And every 13 minutes, a woman will lose her battle with the disease. These are mothers, sisters, wives, and friends. 

Susan G. Komen was one of them. After the Texas native passed away from breast cancer, her sister founded the Susan G. Komen Foundation and it blossomed into a ...

In Cold Blood by Truman Capote

In Cold Blood by Truman Capote (Random House, 1965)


In Cold Blood is, quite simply, the grand-daddy of true crime writing, dubbed by Capote, himself, as the first non-fiction novel (although Norman Mailer argued the point when he published The Executioner's Song in 1979.) The conditions under which I read In Cold Blood for the first time were pretty weird, which was another ...

Ian Hockley Visits New Jersey to Introduce Program to Empower Youth

This week I am taking a departure from book reviewing to share an important program that has been introduced to New Jersey this week by Mr. Ian Hockley, founder of the Dylan's Wings of Change Foundation. On December 14, 2012, Hockley's five year old son, an autistic child named Dylan, was gunned down in his classroom in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Dylan, a shy and adorable ...

'Trying' explores age, youth and points of history in poignant production

‘Trying’ explores youth, age and points of history in poignant production

By Liz Keill

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The George Street Playhouse presents an engrossing, two-character play based on the real life of Francis Biddle, former Attorney General.

Biddle, a Harvard educated lawyer, served under Franklin Roosevelt and later Harry Truman during the Nuremberg Tribunal. His ...