In The Schools

Top Stories


Morristown's Isabella Racioppi Named National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholar

October 10, 2018

SUMMIT, NJ - Isabella Racioppi of Morristown and a student at Kent Place has been named National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholar. Racioppi became eligible for this recognition by scoring in the top 2.5% among Hispanic and Latino PSAT/NMSQT® test takers in the region.

According to Kent Place, approximately 1.5 million high school juniors entered the program by ...

Morristown High School Band Will Participate in the 45th Annual Under the Stars Festival; Oct. 6

RANDOLPH, NJ-Bauer Stadium at Randolph High School will be ringing with the sounds of Marching Band music on Saturday October 6 starting at 6 pm.

The 45th annual Under the Stars Festival, hosted by the Randolph Marching Rams Band, will feature over 12 marching bands competing for honors in Music, Percussion and Color Guard. The Festival will feature high school bands ...

Morristown High School Names Rashad Graves as NY Jets "Upstander of the Week"; Week 6

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  For the 2nd consecutive year, Morristown High School is participating in the New York Jets “Upstander of the Week” Program.  In order to be chosen, students must encourage positive dialogue among their peers and work to ensure that all students are respected and valued as members of the MHS community, 

This week,  Rashad Graves was chosen for ...

Morristown Students Recognized as Commended Student for National Merit Scholarship Program

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Two Morristown residents were among 32 honored from the Pingry School as a Commended Student in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.

According to a release from the school, these students placed in the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.6 million students who entered the competition by taking the 2017 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship ...

Unity Students Travel to Connecticut to Take Part in an Honor Society Summit

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Today, members of Unity Charter School’s National Junior Honor Society traveled to Connecticut to take part in a National Junior Honor Society state summit.  While there, they will be able to work with other students from the Tri-State area. The summit is an opportunity for students to participate in a simulated hearing to develop a legislative proposal that ...

Griffin Sinclair of Morristown Named to Kennesaw State University Dean's List

ENNESAW, GA- -- Griffin Sinclair of Morristown has been  named to Kennesaw State University's Dean's List for the Summer 2018 semester.

Students named to the Dean's List were enrolled in at least 9 credit hours of courses and earned a grade point average of at least a 3.5.

Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to ...

Nationally Recognized Mental Health Speaker to Appear at CCM

Kai Roberts Informs and Increases Awareness Through Hip-Hop

RANDOLPH, NJ – In recognition of National Suicide Prevention and Awareness month, the County College of Morris (CCM) Counseling and Student Success, The Legacy Project and the Office of Special Events presents Kai Roberts, an inspirational speaker on mental health awareness. This is the first in a series of ...

Unity Charter School Delves into Learning About National Parks

Since being founded in 1998, Unity Charter School has had multi-age classes.  Multi-age education is where students are grouped together across grade level purposefully, to achieve greater academic and social benefits. Modeling and cooperative learning are leveraged as powerful tools in the classroom. Through this process, the school creates an environment where children’s ...

State Board of Education Postpones Vote on PARCC Rollbacks

TRENTON, NJ - The New Jersey Commissioner of Education on Wednesday withdrew a controversial proposal to cut back on standardized tests in certain grades and subjects, just minutes before the State Board of Education members were set to vote on the plan.

The decision by Education Commissioner Lamont Repollet to pull the vote was a blow to Gov. Phil Murphy, who campaigned on eliminating ...

Matthew LIndberg of Morristown Named National Merit Semifinalist

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Matthew Lindberg, a senior at Morristown Beard School, has been named a semifinalist in the annual National Merit Scholarship Program.

Lindberg and the other semifinalists now have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,500 Merit Scholarship Awards, worth more than $31 million that will be offered in the spring. To become a finalist, a semifinalist must ...


TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News