NJ Sharing Network Announces 2017-2018 Scholarship Opportunities

March 24, 2017

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – NJ Sharing Network announces the availability of two (2) scholarships, the Betsy Niles Scholarship and the Missy’s Miracle Scholarship, for high school seniors attending college in fall 2017.  The scholarships are both in the amount of $5,000 ($2,500 per semester) for the 2017 - 2018 academic year.  The deadline for submission is Friday, April 7, ...

Free Driving Workshop Offered to Morristown High School Students and Parents; Change the Way You Drive Forever

MORRISTOWN, NJ-  Morristown High School students and their parents are invited to a free, one hour workshop which promotes driving safely, and hopes to change the way you drive forever.  The program entitled, “Save Your Teen Driver”, isn’t another teen driving lecture. It is an actual professional training session.

During the session, parents and teens will take an ...

'The Dancing Scientist' Makes an Appearance at Morristown Elementary School

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  A science show full of oozing, flying, fizzing and color changing demonstrations made its way to Woodland School on Thursday March 16. The program, sponsored by the Morris Educational Foundation (MEF) combined "WOW" science demonstrations with hip hop music, a few jaw dropping dance moves and student competitions.

"The students in the Morris School ...

Schools in the Morristown School District Delayed 2 Hours

MORRISTOWN, NJ -- The Morris School District has announced a 2 hour delay for Friday March 10, due to the predicted snow storm. 

The Sunrise Program will not operate. Bus pickups will be delayed two hours.






Morris Education Foundation Ranks 5th in the Nation

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris Educational Foundation has been ranked fifth in the nation among foundations of its size as reported by the nation’s only annual study and ranking of K-12 education foundations -- “Stepping Up: The Nation’s Top K-12 Education Foundations 2016” . The report ranked Morris Educational Foundation fifth in the nation among foundations with ...

Educating Today’s Child for Tomorrow’s World at The Montessori Children’s Academy

CONVENT STATION, NJ - The Montessori Children’s Academy (MCA) is currently accepting applications at its Morristown campus for the 2017 - 2018 school year. MCA Morristown provides our students with an outstanding, traditional Montessori education, creating the foundation for a lifelong love of learning. Our Morristown campus serves families with children ages 2½ to 6 years in both ...

Morristown's Unity Charter School receives Five Year Renewal

Morristown, NJ- Unity Charter School presented its Charter Renewal through the NJ State Department of Education, on February 28, 2017.  Unity’s Charter school was renewed without exception for the next five school years 2017-2018 through 2021-2022.

Unlike traditional public schools, public charter schools must renew their charters every five years through the NJ State Department of ...

Morristown High School Junior Among Those Honored By MPAC

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown High School junior Jacqueline Benson was among the students honored by the Mayo Performing Arts Center as Music Students of the Month for February. Students from schools based in Morristown,  Mendham, Rockaway, and Randolph were recognized for their achievement as Outstanding Orchestra Members prior to the  February 23 performance by National ...

Morristown Beard Senior Named National Merit Finalist

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown-Beard School senior Lucas Fagan '17 is in some pretty elite company after being named a finalist in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program.

The pool of nationwide finalists represents less than one percent of U.S. high school seniors. The group was selected out of 1.6 million students who earned qualifying PSAT scores for achieving the highest ...

The Land Conservancy of New Jersey Renews Its Scholarship Program for 2017

NEW JERSEY - The Land Conservancy of New Jersey is now accepting applications for its 2017 Scholarship Program. Two scholarships are available to college students who reside in New Jersey and are pursuing a degree in environmental science, natural resource management, conservation, horticulture, park administration, or a related field. The application deadline is April 1, 2017.

Applications ...

Why All Parents Should Consider Refusing the PARCC—2017 Edition

March 16, 2017

Hi. My name is Jen Grana – I live in Sparta township and have 3 boys – 2 of which are in the public education system now – a middle schooler, a Kindergartner and a sweet oblivious 2 year old who will be there before I know it I am sure. We spend a lot of time talking about and thinking about public education in our house because we will be knee-deep in it for the next 20 years ...

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Montessori, My Child, & Me Returns to Montessori Children's Academy for Winter 2017

March 18, 2017

Convent Station, NJ - The Montessori Children’s Academy (MCA), with campuses in Chatham, Morristown, and Short Hills, proudly announces that enrollment for the Spring Session of Montessori, My Child, & Me (MMC&M) is now open. This class is held at our Morristown and Chatham campuses and is specifically designed for children ages 18-30 months to explore a Montessori environment ...