Education

September 19, 2018

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Parents and guardians of Spotswood High School seniors will want to mark the calendar for SHS' upcoming Senior College Planning/Financial Aid Night on Monday, October 1 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at the Spotswood High School Cafetorium. October and November is when most ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Spotswood DECA will hold its second annual mun sale from now until Wednesday, September 26. The nine inch mum pots are $5 for an individual pot or $20 for five mum plants. Mums can be ordered in burgundy, orange, yellow, white or purple. This year's mum sale is being organized by ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Immaculate Conception School students will be treated to a new classroom this year. An outdoor classroom was unveiled last week as the 2018-19 school year got underway. The inviting outside learning environment is the product of an Eagle Scout project completed by Spencer Mochari in ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood School District welcomed students back to school on Thursday. For many students, September 6 was the first-ever day of school while Spotswood High School's Class of 2019 walked into school to begin their final year. Spotswood Mayor Ed Seely and Helmetta Mayor Chris ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The Milltown School District welcomes students back on Thursday, September 6 for the 2018-19 school year. Teachers return on Tuesday, September 4. Student schedules and class assignments have been available on the Genesis portal since August 24. Supply lists are also available for ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - As the last few days of summer hang in the humid breeze, Spotswood School District teachers and coaches have been busy getting classrooms and teams ready for the official opening of school and sports on next week. The Spotswood PTA elves have also been very busy granting teacher ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Freshmen orientation at Spotswood High School and sixth grade orientation at the Memorial Middle School were both held last week. Student schedules for the Memorial Middle School and Spotswood High School are now available on Genesis as well as the teacher assignments for Schoenly ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood PTA has the scoop for the upcoming 2018-19 school year. Once again the Spotswood PTA will be welcoming the Spotswood School District's youngest students back-to-school with Ice Cream Socials. The Schoenly School, which houses preschool through first graders will ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood School District welcomes students back on Thursday, September 6. Teachers return on Tuesday, September 4. Parents and guardians of Memorial Middle School students will want to mark the calendar for Wednesday, September 5. Memorial will be holding its Back-to-School ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Zoom Balloons danced into the Spotswood Public Library on Tuesday, August 14, bringing music, balloons and laughter to celebrate the end of the summer reading program. Kids of all ages from babies and toddlers to seniors enjoy Zoom Balloons' unique blend of music and balloon art.

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood School District welcomes students back on Thursday, September 6 while teachers return on Tuesday, September 4. The Schoenly School will be holding orientations for preschool and kindergarten students on Wednesday, September 5. The first kindergarten orientation ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - On Thursday, August 16, a new traffic pattern will take effect on Kane Avenue in the area between Madie Avenue and Adirondack Avenue. This section of Kane Avenue will now become a "One Way" according to a Nixle advisory released by the Spotswood Police Department. The new traffic ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Church of Hope Ministries is currently holding a school supply drive to assist Spotswood School District students in starting off the upcoming 2018-19 academic year with the necessary supplies. Donations may be dropped off at the Spotswood ShopRIte and St. Peter's Church until ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Appleby Elementary School will hold a second grade orientation for incoming parents on Tuesday, September 4 at 6 p.m. The orientation session is an information session for parents only. The first day of school for students in the Spotswood School District is Thursday, September ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - "Libraries Rock" has been the theme all summer long for public libraries across the nation and the Spotswood Public Library really gets rocking this week with a string of events set to wrap up the two month long summer reading program. On Monday, August 13, Stan the Rock Man will ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - It's back-to-school time whether it is the annual ritual of the school supply list hunt or clothes and shoe shopping. In honor of the usual August quest for back-to-school items, the Spotswood ShopRite is hosting a Back-to-School Fair on Wednesday, August 15 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m.

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Spotswood High School will hold an orientation for incoming freshmen on Thursday, August 23 from 8:30 a.m. until 10 a.m. Students are asked to arrive by 8:15 a.m. so the orientation may begin on time. Students will have a full schedule of events, including a tour of the facility ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood PTA's annual spring Tricky Tray is a widely popular fundraiser. So, get your beads and feathers ready for the ninth annual Tricky Tray extravaganza on Saturday, March 23 at Spotswood High School. This year's theme is Mardi Gras. Now, of course anything goes as far as ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood School District's Schoenly School, Appleby School and the Memorial Middle Schools were all tapped as National PTA Schools of Excellence earlier this week. The National PTA School of Excellence award is the highest honor a Parent Teacher Association can receive. For ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The first day back-to-school for Spotswood School District students is Thursday, September 6. Teachers return on Tuesday, September 4. Spotswood Mayor Ed Seely and Helmetta Mayor Chris Slavicek will both be on hand to welcome the district's preschool through fifth grade students ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - East Brunswick is already way ahead of the game on this one, but the dual language program that promotes the growth of the number of bilingual high school graduates and fosters a focus on immersion learning is getting a boost from Legislative District 18. East Brunswick ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Parkview School's supply list for the 2018-19 school year for preschool, kindergarten, first, second and third grade classes are available for download on the Milltown School District website for parents and guardians wanting to get a head start on back-to-school shopping. The ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The Milltown School District will see an increase in state school funding as a result of the change in the state school funding formula recently adopted by the state legislature and Governor Phil Murphy in the newly passed state budget. Calculations were officially announced on July ...

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SPOTSWOOD NJ - Memorial Middle School's supply list is now available online for parents who might like to get a head start on the annual back-to-school shopping. The list includes school supplies for sixth, seventh and eighth grade students as well as any supplies students will need for their ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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