Montville Board of Education Members Earn Milestone Service Awards

April 29, 2017

MONTVILLE, NJ - At their annual end of the year dinner meeting held on April 26, 2017 at the Mansion in Mountain Lakes, Karen Cortellino and Michael Palma, members of the Montville Board of Education, received milestone service awards for their 10 years of membership on the Montville Township Board of Education. 

Charles Grau received a pin for his more than 20 years of service on ...

Possible New Start Time for Montville High School Part of District's 5-Year Strategic Plan

MONTVILLE, NJ – Superintendent of Schools René Rovtar presented the Montville Township Public School District’s five-year strategic plan at the April 4 Board of Education meeting.

The district held a series of three public meetings in October and November of 2016, and then in January of 2017, to aid in the planning, Rovtar said. The first was designed to identify district ...

Montville's Middle School Principal to Retire at End of 2017 School Year

MONTVILLE, NJ – Lazar Middle School Principal Sharon Carr’s retirement was approved at the April 18 meeting of the Montville Township Board of Education. Before the meeting, no formal announcement had been made. Her retirement takes effect July 1, 2017, according to the meeting agenda.

During the meeting, Board Member Dr. Karen Cortellino said that she was sad to see Carr ...

Superintendent, Teacher, Bowling Team Honored at Montville Township Board of Education Meeting

MONTVILLE, NJ – Superintendent of Schools René Rovtar was named 2016 Morris County Superintendent of the Year by the Morris County School Boards Association.

“We are truly proud of this distinction, and recognize her strengths as an academic leader each and every day,” Montville Township Board of Education President Matthew Kayne said, when he announced the award at ...

Montville High School ShopRite Stars Named for Third Marking Period

MONTVILLE, NJ – Kenneth Nadzak, Assistant Principal at Montville Township High School, announced the third marking period ShopRite Stars at the April 4 Montville Township Board of Education meeting. This program takes place every quarter at the school. Faculty members nominate students in five categories, and the winners are selected by an administrative committee, Nadzak said. As a result ...

Montville Passes Proposed Schools Budget, Awaiting County Superintendent's Approval

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Board of Education passed their tentative 2017-2018 budget at their March 21 regular meeting.

There were few surprises as Superintendent of Schools René Rovtar had already discussed the budget at their Feb. 21 regular meeting. State funding figures have been received by administration and deemed to be similar to other years.

It was ...

Kiddie Academy Hosts Open House and Ribbon Cutting

MONTVILLE, NJ – Families were treated to an afternoon of face painting, balloons, a puppet show and more as Kiddie Academy educational child care celebrated its grand opening with an open house and ribbon cutting on March 4.

Members of the Township Committee, Montville Township Chamber of Commerce, and Montville Education Foundation were present for the ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Mayor ...

Request to Reinstate Former Montville High School Marching Band Director

April 21, 2017

As a proud parent of a Montville High School Marching Band member I would like to express the thoughts and views of not only myself, but the vast majority of parents and students in the marching band program regarding this year's selection of a new band director. 

On March 22nd the band parents, along with the student members organized a meeting with the music department ...

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Rutgers Day 2017 Coming Saturday, April 29

April 25, 2017

Rutgers Day, Rutgers University’s annual welcome and show-and-tell for New Jersey residents of all ages, will take place Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The annual event offers more than 600 free performances, demonstrations and interactive activities. Last year, a record crowd of more than 100,000 visitors learned firsthand about the university’s research, teaching ...