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July 16, 2018

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - As summer hits the middle of July, kids are definitely not thinking back-to-school, but some parents might be especially if they want to get a head start on the dreaded school supply list. Both the Schoenly and Appleby Schools general supply lists are available on each school's website. The Memorial Middle School supply list is not yet available online.

In order to access ...

Spotswood School District Switching To New Alert System For 2018-19 School Year

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Many Spotswood School District parents took to social media on July 12 to try and see if an email they'd received from Sangha was legitimate in light of a flood of internet and phone scams plaguing the area. However, the district is in fact switching to a new alert system for the 2018-19 school district.

"Yes, we are moving away from Honeywell," Spotswood Schools ...

Summer Assignments On Tap For Some Spotswood School District Students

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - School is out for summer and vacation is in full swing for students. However, some Spotswood School District students do have assignments to complete over the long summer break.

Spotswood High School enrolled in AP and honors classes for the upcoming 2018-19 school year do have summer assignments to complete. All AP and honors summer assignments are available on the Spotswood ...

Thomas Calder Retires After 38 Years In Education

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Thomas Calder graduated his first class at Spotswood High School in 2005. On June 20, he sent his last, the Class of 2018, on to the next chapter of their lives. Now, he begins the next chapter of his. Calder's retirement officially becomes effective on June 30 after 38 years as an educator and an administrator.

While retirement has been in the back of his mind for the past ...

Spotswood High School Celebrates Class Of 2018

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Spotswood High School held its commencement ceremony for the Class of 2018 on the last day of school in the district. In front of family, friends and the Spotswood High School faculty and staff in the school's gymnasium, Spotswood High School seniors ended one chapter of their lives and began another.

Adi Zacks was the valedictorian for the Class of 2018 and Thomas Newton ...

Memorial Middle School Holds Eighth Grade Graduation Ceremony

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - It wasn't so long ago that the Memorial Middle School class of 2018 was starting their first day at Schoenly. Those teary-eyed early kindergarten days quickly turned to a first grade moving up ceremony. Then, it was on to Appleby and field days, Mr. Bartlett's introduction to band night, recorder concerts and of course Mr. Chris and the fifth grade play. Many of this ...

Schoenly School First Graders Publish First Earth Day Gazette

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The environment is a subject near and dear to Schoenly School first grade teacher Dawn Hyland's heart. It's a topic of study the veteran teacher greatly enjoys teaching her students. While Earth Day is celebrated globally on April 22, Hyland's class began exploring environmental topics in early spring along with the rest of the Schoenly first grade ...

Schoenly School Holds First Grade Moving Up Ceremony

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - "Wisdom was not on the top of the graduate school mountain, but there in the sandpile," Robert Fulghum wrote in his now famous poem, "Everything I Learned I Learned In Kindergarten." The words are simple, but the message rings true and it's a powerful one especially in today's often tumultuous society.

Schoenly School Principal Jennifer Asprocolas ...

Milltown Schools Earn Green Flag For Committment To Environment

MILLTOWN, NJ - The borough's Parkview and Joyce Kilmer Schools have been working all school year to earn the Eco-Schools USA Green Flag Award, which is considered by the National Wildlife Federation's program to be its highest honor. Both schools have active Green Clubs and have previously earned the Bronze and Silver Awards and have been committed to reaching this milestone before the ...

Appleby's Amazing Race A Huge Hit

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Many soon-to-be Appleby School second graders spent their Friday evening participating in the school's first-ever Amazing Race. The clue-based hunt was the brainchild of Schoenly School Principal Jennifer Asprocolas, Appleby School Principal Nancy Torchiano and Spotswood PTA President Melissa Hallerman. The event was designed to bring current Appleby students together with its ...

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