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Montville Veterans Honored by Lazar Middle School Students

December 14, 2018

MONTVILLE, NJ – After being delayed by snow, the Lazar Middle School held their Veterans Day commemoration on Nov. 29, inviting area veterans to speak to the school’s 8th graders while also honoring the vets for their service.

Eight veterans spoke to the students about their experiences in wars ranging from WWII to Afghanistan, while first being welcomed in the newly renovated ...

Montville Substitute Teacher Tells First Graders Santa, Easter Bunny, Tooth Fairy Not Real

MONTVILLE, NJ – Social media was steaming and Montville parents were fuming when a parent whose child is a first grader at Cedar Hill Elementary in Towaco posted onto the Montville Moms Facebook page Nov. 29 that a substitute teacher identified only as “Ms. M” had told the children in the class that there was no such thing as Santa.

Mayra Aboyoun wrote that she was furious ...

Montville Twp Public Schools Closed Today

MONTVILLE, NJ - Today, Friday, Nov.16, the Montville Township Public Schools will be closed, according to Superintendent René Rovtar. 

MEDLC will also be closed.

Two-Hour Delay on Friday for Montville Township Public Schools

MONTVILLE, NJ - The Montville Township Public Schools will open on a two-hour delay on Friday, Nov. 16, according to Superintendent Rene Rovtar.

Rovtar said that buses will run two hours later than normal and MEDLC will open at 9:00 a.m.

Emergency Early Dismissal on Thursday for Montville Twp Public Schools

MONTVILLE, NJ - Montville Township Public Schools will have an emergency early dismissal on Thursday, Nov. 15 due to the impending hazardous weather forecast for tomorrow, according to Superintendent Rene Rovtar.

Rovtar said this will be a four-hour day with no lunch period for the students. The high school will dismiss at 11:25 a.m., the elementary ...

Montville's Hilldale Elementary Students Learn About Celiac Disease

MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville’s Hilldale Elementary School students learned about celiac disease late in September. Elly Sumka, who is a student at the school, has the disease, and in May she and her mom, Grace, were pivotal in encouraging the Montville Township Committee to declare Celiac Awareness Month in the township.

Third, fourth and fifth graders at the school attended an ...

Montville Township Public Schools Offers Family Night for English as a Second Language Adults and Their Children

MONTVILLE, NJ – An ESL Family night will be held on Thursday, Oct. 4 at 7 p.m. The event is sponsored by the English as a Second Language (ESL) department of Montville Township Public Schools and will be held in room 103 of the Montville Township High School (MTHS).

Throughout the academic year, the Montville Township ESL department holds workshops and other events ...

246 Freshmen Enter Montville Twp High School After Orientation

MONTVILLE, NJ - The freshman orientation for the incoming class of the 2018-2019 school year took place on Tuesday, Aug. 28. It was led by the members of the Peers as Leaders organization, known as PAL, of the Montville Township High School. These rising juniors and seniors took the 246 new freshmen on a tour of the school and gave them some insight of the next four years of their ...

MTHS Marching Band Announces Band Competition and Performance

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township High School marching band presents the 14th annual Mustang Classic Music Festival, to be held Saturday, Sept. 22 at 5 p.m. at the high school, 100 Horseneck Rd. in Montville.

Nine bands will be competing in various categories, and the MTHS marching band will perform its original show.

Tickets can be purchased at the gate for $12 for adults and $7 ...

Two Police Officers Start in Montville Twp. Public Schools

MONTVILLE, NJ – While 30 new staff members began the school year in their classrooms on Sept. 4, two staff members of a different kind began the school year as well.

School resource officer Scott McGowan and special law enforcement officer Jeff Sims started their school year in the Montville Township public schools; McGowan as a resource for all seven schools, and Sims as an armed ...


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