Education

December 7, 2018

RANDOLPH, NJ — Registration is still taking place for the Winterim semesters at County College of Morris (CCM). Winterim classes, which are offered online in a condensed format, are a convenient way to earn some extra credit and stay on course to graduate. Two Winterim sessions are offered at ...

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As part of their Social Studies work students, at Unity Charter School, have been analyzing “What it means to be American.”  As part of their work students were able to choose a constitutional right, national characteristic, or historic event and explain how it defines the American experience. Over ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ—After graduating from Morristown High School in 2002, Keara Thomas, of Morristown, drifted between work and taking occasional college courses without a clear goal. Her sense of direction came into focus when she walked into the Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) office at County ...

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Girls are invited to have the same Cub Scout fun that boys have had for years.  Cub Scout Pack 513 is the first pack in Morristown to add all-girl dens.  Girls from all over Morristown are invited to join. In Cub Scouts, children who are in the same grade are placed in dens together.  ...

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Students ages 14-20 are invited to hear criminal defense attorney James M. Porfido, Esq., discuss careers in Law on Saturday, December 1st, from 10:00 am to 11:45 am at Patriots' Path Council, 1 Saddle Road in Cedar Knolls. Mr. Porfido will be the guest speaker of Explorer Post 22 which meets ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – Ever wonder what makes that app work and if you could do something similar? Or perhaps you would like to know how to solve problems better and faster by developing an attention for detail? No matter what field you are in or plan to pursue, knowing how to code can provide a distinct ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – The snow, ice and slush that left thousands of New Jersey commuters snarled on local roads and highways the night before wasn’t enough to keep more than 100 youth sports educators from attending the New Jersey Sports Medicine Seminar on Friday morning in Morristown. Presented by ...

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Trenton, NJ – The New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) announced the return of the “Troops to Teachers” program to support the transition of veterans and members of the Armed Forces to careers in teaching. Over the next five years, the NJDOE will receive nearly $1 million to support and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - All Morristown public schools will have a two-hour delayed opening Friday, November 16th, due to the snow storm, announced school officials Sunrise will not operate due to the delayed opening.   Sign up to get all the news as it happens at www.TAPinto.net/enews and follow ...

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Young men and women, ages 14-20, who are interested in careers in aviation are invited to join Aviation Explorer Post 523 on November 14th at Morristown Airport.  The goal of the post is to help teens experience different career paths in aviation.  On November 14th, the manager of aircraft ...

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Montville - Eighteen Public Forum (PF) debate teams from six area middle schools participated in a high school style speech and debate tournament at Montville Township High School on Friday November 2..  Frelinghuysen Middle School (FMS) of Morristown sent four pairs of PF debaters to the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The 7th grade Cadettes from Frelinghuysen Middle School​ organized an event to educate people on bullying through, "Anti- Bullying 101: The Bullying Stops Here." The aim of the event, which featured guest speaker Julie Bond Genovese, was to provide tools to help those being ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Six students from the Morristown High School Freshman Class braved the frigid temperatures last week to place 500 colorful pinwheels on the front lawn.  Each one represented 10 of 5,000 annual deaths among underage youth, attributed to alcohol abuse.  The Pinwheel Prevention ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – County College of Morris (CCM) is offering two Saturday Information Sessions and a Scholars Day so high school students and their parents can learn about the range of opportunities to receive a high-quality education and a jump start on college. Two Saturday Information Sessions ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – Jack Sullivan, the athletic director of County College of Morris (CCM), recently received the Region XIX Ron Case Athletic Director of the Year Award at the Region XIX Fall Meeting held at the Mount Airy Resort in Mount Pocono, PA.  This prestigious award is presented annually to a ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  New security measures are in place for sporting events at Morristown High School. Effective Saturday October 20, all backpacks, large bags and pocketbooks will be prohibited from football games. This policy is limited to football games at this time, the district said in an email ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ, --  Preschool Advantage has been selected by The Provident Bank Foundation as a 2018 recipient of the Foundation’s Community Grant program.  The $5,000 grant will provide a full half-day school-year of tuition for a child in need to attend preschool at one of Preschool Advantage’s ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - In response to a threat by a Morristown High School student, parents received an emailed alert Friday morning from Principal Mark Manning. Manning stated that the administration was aware of a verbal threat made concerning the high school. He said police were contacted ...

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Students at Unity Charter School have begun the year by embracing culturally relevant books that speak to the world we live in, through participation in the Global Read Aloud.  Amy Mercado, the technology teacher at Unity, has been coordinating this opportunity for students.  We sat with her to ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – County College of Morris (CCM) will hold an Open House on Saturday, October 13, for students and their parents, and others interested in advancing their education. Two sessions will be held in the Dragonetti Auditorium located in the Student Community Center, 214 Center Grove ...

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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.

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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, ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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" ...

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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 ...

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