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Unity Charter School Recognized as a Future Ready School

September 19, 2018

Unity Charter School is proud to share that this week it was certified as a Future Ready School. Future Ready, is a certification program that recognizes schools that implement digital learning and promote the skills, abilities, and capacities essential for student success in college and career. The certification process assesses schools on three ...

Lawmakers Question State Education Commissioner on Rush to Phase Out PARCC

TRENTON, NJ— Lawmakers on a joint Senate-Assembly education committee expressed concerns and questioned Gov. Phil Murphy’s rush to phase out a statewide standardized exam, calling for meetings to be held and more data to be provided.

State education commissioner Lamont Repollet appeared before a joint hearing of the Senate and Assembly Education committees on Monday to testify ...

There’s Still Time to Register for Classes at CCM Mid-Fall 13 Week and 7 Week Courses Available

RANDOLPH, NJ – While full-term classes have begun at County College of Morris (CCM), there is still time to enroll in the college’s two mid-fall sessions.

The 13 Week mid-fall session runs from September 20 - December 20. The last day to apply for 13 Week classes is Thursday, September 13. The last day to register in person for 13 Week session is Wednesday, September ...

CCM To Host Annual Morris County Regional College Fair, Representatives from More Than 150 Colleges and Universities

RANDOLPH, NJ – On Sunday, September 16, from noon to 3 p.m., County College of Morris (CCM) will be hosting the annual Morris County Regional College Fair.

Sponsored by the New Jersey Association for College Admission Counseling and the Morris County Association of School Counseling Directors, this annual event is traditionally hosted by CCM. Free and open to the public, ...

Unity Charter School Tweaks Curriculum for 2018 - 2019; Continues to Integrate Sustainability

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Faculty and staff at Unity Charter School in Morris Township welcomed students back from summer vacation this week despite the record breaking temperatures. This year, Unity Charter School  will celebrate their 20th year providing a unique approach to education. With about 240 students in grades kindergarten through eighth grade, curriculum is based on not only the New ...

Half Day for Morristown Public Schools on Sept. 6 Due to Extreme Heat Forecast

MORRISTOWN, NJ - With temperatures forecast to exceed 90 degrees and intense humidity that will create a 'feels like' temperature approaching triple-digits, the schools in the Morris School District will have an early dismissal.

The schools will operate on a 4 hour and 20 minute schedule with start times remaining the same. The Sunset program will not operate.

Dismissal times ...

Unity Charter School Begins 20th Year

Unity Charter School, located in Morristown NJ begins its 20th year. Unity serves approximately 240, K-8 students in multi-age learning groups. Unity’s administration and Board of Trustees are proud to announce their goals for the 2018-2019 academic school year. These goals reflect Unity’s mission of educational excellence through Education for Sustainability. Education for ...

NJ Monthly Ranks Morristown High School No. 101 in State

MORRISTOWN, NJ —  In its September issue, New Jersey Monthly ranked the top 100 high schools in New Jersey.  Just missing the top 100, Morristown High School landed in the No. 101 spot of public high schools in the state. This is a drop from the previous list in 2016, where MHS grabbed the No. 80 spot.

New Jersey Monthly says it creates its ...

NJ Schools Required to Supply, Administer Narcan to Counteract Drug Overdose

TRENTON, NJ – Legislation sponsored by two central New Jersey lawmakers that requires schools to maintain a supply of an opioid antidote and to permit the school nurse to administer the antidote to counteract an overdose was signed into law  by Gov. Phil Murphy.

State Sen. Christoper "Kip" Bateman, R-Somerset, Middlesex, Hunterdon, Mercer, and state Assemblyman Andrew ...

There is Still Time to Enroll for Fall 2018 at County College of Morris

Apply Today and Take Advantage of In-Person Registration or Register Online

RANDOLPH, NJ — There is still time to enroll for the Fall 2018 Semester at County College of Morris (CCM). Students who apply now can either register for classes online or take advantage of one of several in-person registration sessions that are being offered. Classes begin Friday, August 31, and ...


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Venture Crew 28 Open House Meeting on Thursday, September 13

September 12, 2018

Do you like to challenge yourself? Are you interested in high adventure activities, like white water rafting, hiking, and high ropes courses? Do you want to become friends with a fun and friendly group of girls? If so, come to Venture Crew 28's open house meeting this Thursday, September 13!

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