Education

May 4, 2021

MONTVILLE, NJ - Montville Township High School, with an overall score of 90.87/100, has made the U.S. News & World Report’s annual list of “Best High Schools.” The ranking released last week puts Montville Township High School at No. 70 in the state and No. 1,630 in the national ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - At the Montville Township Board of Education (BOE) meeting on Tuesday, April 27, 2021, the Montville Township High School (MTHS) Assistant Principal, Kenneth Nadzak, introduced to the members of the BOE, and the community at large, to the 2020-2021 ShopRite STARS for the third ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - For the 6th year in a row, Montville Township Public Schools district has been named a National Best Communities for Music Education. The NAMM Award (National Association of Music Merchants) acknowledges the district’s unwavering commitment to music education despite pandemic ...

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Schools get details of plan to postpone standardized tests and word on what to expect in the new school year.  This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, ...

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BURLINGTON, VT - To be named to the dean's list, students at the University of Vermont must have a grade-point average of 3.0 or better and rank in the top 20 percent of their class in their respective college or school. The following UVM students from Montville Township made the fall 2020 dean's ...

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HEMPSTEAD, NY - Savannah Potter of Towaco, NJ graduated from Hofstra University in December 2020, earning a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies with distinction. Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ...

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HAMILTON, NY - Students who receive a term grade point average of 3.6 or higher while completing at least three courses for a conventional letter grade during the fall 2020 semester earn the Dean's Award with Distinction at Colgate University. The following Montville Township residents earned ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ — The award-winning Montville Township High School Forensics Team successfully competed virtually at the 2021 New Jersey Speech and Debate League (NJSDL) State Championship during the weekend of March 19 - 20. Thirty-four schools, comprised of 476 students, competed in the tournament.

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BETHLEHEM, PA - Three students from Montville at Lehigh University attained Dean's List in Fall 2020. This status is granted to students who earned a scholastic average of 3.6 or better while carrying at least 12 hours of regularly graded courses. Alex Park of Montville Michael Sesko of Pine ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy on Wednesday announced that the NJ Dept. of Health has revised its guidance for local health departments on K-12 in-class operations.  The governor said that if masking and frequent hand-washing can be maintained by students and educators and support staff in a ...

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NEW JERSEY - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new relaxed guidelines for schools to navigate reopening in-person instruction amid the coronavirus pandemic. As of March 19, the CDC recommends students maintain 3 feet of social distance in classrooms—a decrease from the ...

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NEW JERSEY - In its new rankings of public schools nationwide, U.S. News & World Report said New Jersey is the state with the country’s top education system and is number one in pre-school enrollment.        “Investments in our students are investments in the future of our state, and I am ...

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WEST HARTFORD, CT - The University of Hartford is pleased to announce Kyle Billand of Towaco has been named to its President's Honors List for Fall 2020. The President's Honors List is made up of an extremely select group of students who earned a grade point average of 3.75 or higher in the ...

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KINGSTON, RI - The University of Rhode Island is pleased to announce the Fall 2020 Dean's List. The students represent nearly all of Rhode Island's cities and towns, all six New England states, New York and New Jersey, and many other states and countries. The following students from ...

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ROCHESTER, NY - The following local residents made the Dean's List at Rochester Institute of Technology for the 2020 Fall Semester. Undergraduate students are eligible for Dean's List if their GPA is greater than or equal to 3.40 for nine credit hours of traditionally graded coursework; they do not ...

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ITHACA, NY - Ithaca College congratulates the following local students named to the Dean's List for the fall 2020 semester. Lauren Minardi of Towaco, NJ Sara Schneiderman of Pine Brook, NJ About Ithaca College Founded in 1892, Ithaca College is a residential college dedicated to ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – At the Board of Education meeting on Feb. 16, Superintendent of Schools Dr. René Rovtar said that although more information is forthcoming, Montville public schools will be continuing with its hybrid-style some days virtual, some days in-person plan for students who choose to be ...

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OLD WESTBURY, NY - Humza Bari of Towaco was named to the Fall 2020 Presidential Honor List at New York Institute of Technology. Bari was one of more than 1,300 students recognized. To qualify for the Presidential Honor List, a student must achieve a minimum semester GPA of 3.7 and complete at least ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - At the Montville Township Board of Education (BOE) meeting on Tuesday, February 16, 2021, the Montville Township High School (MTHS) Assistant Principal, Kenneth Nadzak, introduced the 2020-2021 ShopRite STARS for the second quarter marking period​ to the members of the BOE and ...

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HARRISONBURG, VA - Montville, NJ resident, Gregory Frieland, has been named to the president's list at James Madison University for the fall 2020 semester. Students who earn president's list honors must carry at least 12 graded credit hours and earn a GPA of 3.900 or above. Frieland is a sport and ...

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HARRISONBURG, VA - James Madison University is pleased to announce that the following local students made the dean's list for the fall 2020 semester: Jenna Koske of Pine Brook, who is majoring in marketing and Jordan Strickland of Towaco, who is majoring in health services ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - Seton Hall University is pleased to announce the following local students who qualified for the Fall 2020 Dean's list and to congratulate them for their outstanding academic achievements. After the close of every semester, undergraduate students completing all courses with a GPA ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – In a move that had parents celebrating on social media, Superintendent of Schools Dr. René Rovtar announced that Wednesdays will no longer be an across-the-board at-home day for Montville students. The change will go into effect March 1, she wrote in an email to parents, students ...

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CONWAY, SC - 930 undergraduate students at Coastal Carolina University were named to the President's List for the Fall 2020 semester. That's 10 percent of the student body with a 4.0 GPA for the fall semester, including Jeffrey Gallup a Theatre Arts major from Montville, NJ. Coastal Carolina ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - Students in the Anatomy & Physiology Class at Montville Township High School dissected a sheep's heart on Friday, February 12, 2021. Students participated in the dissection both virtually and in-person. “Being able to dissect the heart and see the various structures helps ...

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TUSCALOOSA, AL - A total of 13,128 students enrolled during the fall 2020 term at The University of Alabama made the Dean's List with academic records of 3.5 or above (on a 4.0 scale), or the President's List with academic records of 4.0 (all A's). The UA Dean's and President's Lists recognize ...

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ATLANTA, GA - Jay Mulay of Pine Brook, NJ earned the distinction of Faculty Honors for Fall 2020 at the Georgia Institute of Technology. This designation is awarded to undergraduate students who have earned a 4.0 academic average for the semester. One of the nation's leading research ...

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HEMPSTEAD, NY - Celia Tang of Montville, NJ achieved a perfect 4.0 GPA during the Fall 2020 semester, earning a spot on the Provost's List at Hofstra University. Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host ...

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Applications for the Montville Township Public Schools’ Integrated Pre-school program will be accepted through March 26, 2021. Space is limited in the popular program. Parents and guardians are encouraged to apply before the deadline. Aligned with the New Jersey Department of Education’s ...

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NEWARK, DE - The following students from Montville Township have been named to the University of Delaware Dean's List for the Fall 2020 semester. To meet eligibility requirements for the Dean's List, a student must be enrolled full-time and earn a GPA of 3.5 or above (on a 4.0 scale) for the ...

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