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May 19, 2022

RAHWAY, NJ — Dr. Patricia Camp, the superintendent of the Rahway Public Schools, has just been named the Union County Superintendent of the Year. The announcement was made on Tuesday evening at the Rahway Board of Education meeting. Camp told TAPinto Rahway that she initially received the news ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - New Providence Public Schools released an email to the families notifying of early dismissal at 1 p.m. on Monday due to extreme weather forecast. All afternoon activities have been cancelled. Visit school website for ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Fifth grade students at Salt Brook School recently held their L.E.A.D graduation.  LEAD (Law Enforcement Against Drugs) is a program sponsored by the New Providence Police Department and is committed to protecting our youth and community from the proliferation of drugs, drug ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – The Board of Education held a short meeting on Thursday, May 5 to move forward with the proposed facilities projects to be financed through a bond referendum. Superintendent David Miceli had held a public meeting on the projects earlier this week. According to the President of ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - FACT - Families & Community Together, is a CMO [Care Management Organization] that provides care management and wraparound services to children ages five up until their 21st birthday. FACT helps families and caregivers create a more stable and healing environment for ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - New Providence School District recently received a $500.00 Nourishing Neighbors grant from ACME Markets Foundation’s Nourishing Neighbors holiday fundraising campaign. Over the past holiday season, customers were asked to donate at the register to help feed our neighbors and ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - In honor of Earth Day 2022, New Providence High School students calculated their pre-pandemic paper usage and quantified the number of trees necessary to offset that amount. They raised money through community outreach and in-house bake sales to purchase 300 indigenous trees ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence School District was pleased to recognize the 2021/2022 school year recipients of the Certificate of Excellence in Arts and Music at the Board of Education meeting on Monday, April 25, 2022.  Students who excel in art and design routinely think “outside the ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – New Providence Board of Education approved its $45.3 million 2022-2023 budget at its Monday, April 25 meeting. The budget features a 2.11 percent tax increase which translates to $178.00 additional tax for the average borough home with a market value of $643,803.00. Joseph ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – New Providence Board of Education (BOE) recognized Adam Smith for his long tenure on Monday, April 25. Board President Mary Misiukiewicz read a resolution honoring Smith and added her own words to recall the years serving on the board together. Former board members Ira Krauss ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- More than 50 members of the Union Catholic Community helped set a World Record for the most people simultaneously watering plants on Friday. Union Catholic is now the home of two world record holders. Last summer, Sydney McLaughlin (UC Class of 2017), broke the world ...

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  NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - New Providence has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education.  It is the tenth consecutive year, and the eleventh year overall, that New Providence has been ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — TAPinto Rahway was speaking recently with Berley Hanna Jr., the National Executive Committeeman of the American Legion Department of New Jersey. We ran into Hanna at an event, and he was telling us about an upcoming opportunity for high school junior boys: the American Legion ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – The Board of Education (BOE) approved the tentative 2022-23 budget at its Thursday, March 24 meeting. The board also discussed the anticipated bond referendum to fund structural and instructional needs. The board authorized the business administrator to submit the nearly $48 ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – The Board of Education (BOE) appointed Michael Criscitello as the Middle School Assistant Principal at its Thursday, March 24 meeting. The board also heard a presentation regarding the district’s summer program. The BOE approved another advancement as it named Criscitello ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The four New Providence School District recipients of the Union County Teacher Recognition Program award were honored at the Board of Education meeting on Thursday, March 24, 2022.  One teacher from each school was selected from a record number of nominations collected from ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence School District was pleased to recognize three outstanding fall and winter athletic teams at the March 24th Board of Education meeting.  The recipients achieved excellence in their sport at the county, state sectional or state level. Certificates of ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - FACT - Families & Community Together, is a CMO [Care Management Organization] that provides care management and wraparound services to children ages five up until their 21st birthday. FACT helps families and caregivers create a more stable and healing environment for ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - New Providence High School’s Drama Department has been busily preparing for the opening night of Seussical, the Musical this Friday, March 11th.  From taking a master class, sitzprobe, visits to the elementary schools for Read Across America, finishing sets, to all things tech ...

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EDISON, NJ -- The Wardlaw+Hartridge School this year established a new partnership with Global Online Academy (GOA), an international consortium of leading independent schools that unites behind a common mission: to reimagine learning to empower middle and high school students and educators to ...

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After a two-year hiatus, the New Providence High School PTSA annual Tricky Tray/Fashion Show "The Show Must Go On" is back and better than ever on Saturday, March 26, 2022. This student centered fundraiser supports various PTSA sponsored events and activities throughout the year and supports the ...

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  NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Summit Speech School has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the Investors Bank Foundation. The grant is ear-marked to teach babies and toddlers with a hearing loss to listen and talk. The funds will support the school’s Parent/Infant Program, which provides ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Lauren Zirpoli, Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services, provided the annual curriculum report at the Thursday, Feb. 24 Board of Education meeting. The board also discussed the change in the football schedule. Zirpoli began her presentation by thanking Jay Richter, ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – While many welcome the news that New Providence students and staff members can breathe freely all day, every day as of March 7, some parents still demand that the district keep the mask mandate in place. A group of parents showed up at the Thursday, Feb. 24 Board of Education ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence Board of Education (BOE) unanimously welcomed Jon Keaney to the position of Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Supervision at its Thursday, Feb. 24 meeting. The position became open last month when Jay Richter took the reins as Principal at the Allen W.

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    ALEXANDRIA, VA – The American School Counselor Association (ASCA) is pleased to announce Jillian Shadis, Director of School Counseling/New Providence High School Counselor, is being honored as a 2022 state school counselor of the year, representing the state of New Jersey.  Mrs. Shadis ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - After a successful inaugural event in December, Dress Express Boutique is presenting their second pop-up event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on February 20 at Embassy Suites by Hilton Berkeley Heights located at 250 Connell Drive in Berkeley Heights. The boutique offers donated, ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence Public Schools announced early dismissal for all district schools due to safety concerns regarding the expected inclement weather on Friday, February 4, 2022 .   New Providence Middle School and High School Students will be dismissed at 12:15 p.m. All ...

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NEW JERSEY - In a move that the College Board describes as "student-friendly," the SAT, and the tests allied with it, will be delivered in a digital format beginning in 2024. This move will affect students currently in Grade 10. In a pilot program delivered in last fall, students who took the test ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Jay Richter, Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Supervision, provided a presentation regarding the “Start Strong” assessments at the Monday, Jan. 24 Board of Education (BOE) meeting. The results indicate that many New Providence students’ progress in math was negatively ...

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