In The Schools

May 28, 2020

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Eight Morristown residents have graduated from area colleges and universities.  Garran Armington, John Bickers, Brian Coven and Kyle Kratochvil have all earned degrees from the University of Vermont. According to the university, 3,183 students were awarded degrees during this ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NEW JERSEY –  Seventh grader, Marina Kijak of Unity Charter School was one of four students who earned 1st place in the 18th annual eCYBERMISSION competition. Kijak, along with Tucker Edwards, Elizabeth Gillen and Sophia Gillen, all of Pearl R. Miller Middle School in Kinnelon earned ...

Read more »

Will your children be home, with potentially nothing to do over the next few months? Keep them engaged and learning all from the comfort of their own home with Unity Charter School’s Virtual Camps!  Rising 3rd-8th graders will have the opportunity to explore STEM concepts, Arts & Crafts, Art ...

Read more »

DURHAM, NH - Morristown resident Theodore Dolan has graduated from the University of New Hampshire, earning a BA degree in Environmental and Resource Economics.  Students are only graduated after the Registrar's Office has certified that all degree requirements have been successfully completed.

Read more »

ALLENTOWN, PA-- A trip to Disney should be fun. But for a group of Muhlenberg students in January, the trip also helped explore the many ways that Walt Disney World staff create a culture of leadership. Over the recent winter break, 16 Muhlenberg students, including Morristown's Claire Fennelly ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Schools have not been officially closed for the year, but Governor Murphy yesterday said, "We are not going to open our schools back up until we are convinced by scientists and medical professionals that doing so would be safe for students and staff – and their families. I will not ...

Read more »

Unity Students Participate in New York Historical Society “History Responds” Program By Lindsey Daly April 19, 2020 -   The New York Historical Society recently invited students to keep and share diary entries on their experiences with the COVID-19 pandemic through their “History ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Frelinghuysen Middle School has joined forces with Long Valley and Mendham middle schools to support the healthcare workers at Morristown Medical Center.  "As a school community, we want to do all that we can to show our gratitude by raising money to purchase Personal Protective ...

Read more »

Heidi Miller Speech & Associates want to help you and your child through this challenging time. How Can Heidi Miller Speech & Associates can help Your Child… Heidi Miller Speech & Associates are on the front lines of the parent struggles with remote learning and the demands on ...

Read more »

NEW JERSEY, NJ - On Wednesday, March 25, Governor Murphy signed an Executive Order requiring child care centers to close by April 1. Child care centers can stay open if they are "solely serving children of essential workers, the order read. "While essential workers commit themselves to our New ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Recently there was an article by Keisha Easley on Education Week entitled "I've Been Teaching Online for Years. Here's How to Prevent Burnout During a School Closure" (link here). It sparked a conversation between some ot the educators at Unity Charter School over the importance of ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - A member of the household of one the high school students has tested positive for COVID-19, announced the Morris School District. The students has developed symptoms as well and is assumed to be positive for the virus, they said. "As you know, Friday, March 13, was the last day ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Students who have qualified for free and reduced lunched will still get lunch during virtual learning days, announced the Morris School District. Schools have been off since Monday and virtual learning is set to begin for all students in the Morris School District on Wednedsay ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown families and families nationwide are now able to take advantage of Scholastic's free, open access digital hub. In a press release, Scholastic stated that the "Learn at Home" program will support virtual learning plans. The free open access learning hub is divided into ...

Read more »

Randolph, N.J. – The presidents of County College (CCM) of Morris and Stockton University today signed a dual admission and transfer partnership agreement that will help students make a smooth transition from the two-year college to Stockton’s bachelor’s degree program. The Transfer Pathways ...

Read more »

Across the U.S., public schools and their communities celebrated the enormous impact of public education during Public Schools Week (February 24-28).  Nine out of 10 students attend a public school—more than 50 million nationwide—regardless of ability, race, wealth, language, religion or country of ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Twenty Morristown residents have earned Dean's List at area colleges and universities. The follow students made Dean's List for the fall 2019 semester: Natalie Domanski has been named to the Dean's List at Le Moyne College. Domanski is a senior biology major.  To make the list, ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, New Jersey – February marks Black History Month, providing an opportunity to reflect on, discuss and commemorate the experience of people of color in our country, and at The Red Oaks School, the month’s designation also provided an opportunity for a deep and multifaceted learning ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Twenty-two students have been named to the Dean's List for the 2019 semester. The students to receive the honor are: Sydney Champi has been named to James Madison University's Dean's List for the fall 2019 semester.  Students who earn dean's list honors must carry at least 12 ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Are you a high school senior woman who has applied for a college music program? Hickory Tree Chorus, a chapter of Sweet Adelines International, is pleased to offer the $1,000.00 Diane Cecala Memorial Scholarship to a musically talented high school senior woman interested in ...

Read more »

MEDFORD, MA - Three Morristown residents have been named to the Dean's List at Tufts University, announced the school. The students who received the honor for the fall 2019 semester include: James Endahl Ryan Minter Jeremy Newman Dean's list honors at Tufts University require a ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown resident Corinne Russell, a graduate of Kent Place School, was awarded a grant from The Steven Daniel Smallen Memorial Fund at Hamilton College. The Fund is designed to encourage creativity among Hamilton students by providing funds for projects displaying originality, ...

Read more »

BETHLEHEM, PA -- Thirteen Morristown residents earned Dean's List at Lehigh University for the Fall 2019 semester. This status is granted to students who earned a scholastic average of 3.6 or better while carrying at least 12 hours of regularly graded courses. The following local students were ...

Read more »

MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Do you know a teacher that inspired their students to do more? Or maybe one who worked tirelessly in and outside the classroom for his/her students? Teachers who have influenced and inspired students can be entered to win "My Favorite Teacher Contest". The contest, sponsored ...

Read more »

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The year is 2044. The Malaysian port city of Tourmalia, rendered partly uninhabitable following a devastating oil tank explosion in the Straits of Malacca the year prior, has faced a growing population decline and a serious threat to its sustainability.  Fortunately, a ...

Read more »

Morristown-Beard School Headmaster Peter J. Caldwell announced this week that he plans to retire at the end of the 2020-2021 academic year after having served for 10 years at MBS.      Mr. Caldwell and his wife Darcy, a member of the MBS English Department, joined the Morristown-Beard School ...

Read more »

KINGSTON, RI - Jessica Weidemann and Mark Winklmeier, both of Morristown have received the honor of Dean's List for the fall 2019 semester, announced the University of Rhode Island.  To be included on the Dean's List, students must have completed 12 or more credits during a semester for letter ...

Read more »

NEWARK, DE - Nine Morristown residents have been named to the Dean's List at the University of Delaware, announced the university. To meet eligibility requirements for the Dean's List, a student must be enrolled full-time and earn a GPA of 3.5 or above (on a 4.0 scale) for the semester. The ...

Read more »

CLEMSON, SC - Clemson University has announced the names of students who received the honor of President's List and Dean's List for the fall 2019 semester. Students who earn the honor of President's List have achieved a 4.0 grade point average (all A's). The following Morristown residents have ...

Read more »