Education

June 5, 2020

WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Regional Education Association provided a message to the Watchung Hills communities about the recent events around the country and their impact in our communities to TAPinto. On Wednesday, Warren Held a Peaceful BLM Sit-In  The message follows in its ...

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WARREN, NJ - Under threatening skies, commencement festivities for the  Watchung Hills Class of 2020 began on Wednesday. A parade of seniors drove up Regional Drive to pick up caps, gowns, tassels, cords, and a swag bag from operation graduation and were met with a clap out by teachers and ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Need a mask? North Plainfield is holding a mask event on June 1. The event will be held from 11am- 1 pm at the North Plainfield Middle School located at 34 Wilson Ave. (see attached flyers in English and Espanol)      

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WARREN, NJ - Warren Township Schools is offering a Virtual Summer Fun 2020 program and all classes will be LIVE- STREAMED. Students will be able to interact with teachers and other children online while learning, creating, playing, and just having fun. Registration is still open for Warren ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - North Plainfield continued Senior Appreciation Week on Tuesday with episode two, the community. Last week, personalized lawn signs were delivered to the seniors, and cap and gown pick up began Tuesday. Seniors will report to North Plainfield High School on May 26 - May ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - North Plainfield kicked off Senior Appreciation Week on Monday with episode one, the underclassmen. See Senior Appreciation Week 2020 - The One Where We Were Quarantined - EPISODE 1: Underclassmen Last week, personalized lawn signs were delivered to the seniors, and cap ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The pomp with some new circumstance began on Friday in North Plainfield for the North Plainfield High School Class of 2020.  A procession of fire trucks, police cars, the Superintendent of Schools  and High School Principal Stephenson, aided by the Project Graduation team ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Michelle Aquino, Ed.D. Superintendent of Schools provided an update to the North Plainfield school community on Friday regarding food distribution, end of year announcements, and reminders. The Board of Education approved a revised last day of school at its meeting this week.

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GREEN BROOK, NJ - Green Brook Middle School staff launched graduation activities with cap & gown and personalized yard sign distribution this week. The  8th graders and their parents arrived at the school to pick up their cap and gown as well as their congratulatory yard sign, and they were ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Jewett began the Superintendent’s comments at the last meeting of the Board of Education with some updates on graduation. Due to the current guidelines that include a ban on gatherings of more than 10 people, and the challenges of ...

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WARREN, NJ - Elizabeth C. Jewett, Ph.D., Superintendent of the Watchung Hills Regional High School District, has been named the Somerset County Superintendent of the Year by the Somerset County Association of School Administrators. Watchung Hills Board of Education President Rita Barone  made ...

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WARREN, NJ - Warren Township Schools is proud to offer a Virtual Summer Fun 2020 program.  All classes will be LIVE- STREAMED! Students will be able to interact with teachers and other children online while learning, creating, playing, and just having fun!  You can find a detailed brochure of the ...

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WARREN, NJ - The future is uncertain, but we can still plan.  "On Tuesday, May 19th at 7pm, The WHRHS Guidance Department is excited to host our very first Virtual College Panel. The panel will help navigate the issues related to Juniors and Seniors making college application and admission ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ - Bayberry School will have a new principal. The Watchung Board of Education voted for the non-renewal of Bayberry Principal Jill Dobrowansky at their virtual meeting on Monday, following an hour plus long executive session.  Dobrowansky is at the end of her contract and was on the ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - A Mercury Flooring Town Hall Meeting will be held on May 13, at 6:30 pm as a Virtual Meeting Via Zoom https://zoom.us/j/94487143721?pwd=NTJTVng0ZUhTV2REdnI0UEV6WmMvZz09 Questions and Concerns Should be Submitted Prior the Town Hall at: ...

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GREEN BROOK, NJ - Green Brook students, parents and other community members wore burgundy on Friday to show support for IEF Principal Paul Fornale who will not be renewed as Principal, according to a Board of Education vote Wednesday. Organized by Elana Kirschner who said, “I was a student of ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) English Teacher Jana Battiloro and her students discovered the use of a different kind of chalk board and a “Poetry Inspiration Challenge” during the Covid-19 Pandemic. The exercise helped students explore one way to harness the power of ...

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GREEN BROOK. NJ - Some 200 people called in to the Wednesday night meeting of the Green Brook Township Board of Education, most wanting their voices heard regarding the non-renewal of IEF Principal Paul Fornale. Fornale is at the end of his two year contract and will be reassigned to his last ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Michelle Aquino, Ed.D. North Plainfield Superintendent of Schools provided the following update after New Jersey Governor Murphy announced that New Jersey schools will continue remote learning and physical schools will remain closed to students for the remainder of the ...

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WARREN, NJ - If there is ever a dominant common characteristic enabling the students, faculty, administration, even parents to get the most educational value out of the experience of living during the time of the 2020 Covid-19 Pandemic, it is a newfound appreciation for all the essential workers, ...

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WARREN, NJ - Snow in May? No, but Watchung Hills will use one of its three remaining snow days on Friday, May 8. Watchung Hills Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Jewett said at Tuesday’s meeting of the Board of Education that the district has a plan to use the three remaining snow days as a break ...

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WARREN, NJ - The video says it all. Warriors united. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fapIC8xE67I&feature=youtu.be

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - North Plainfield School District Superintendent Michelle Vella provided the following update on Thursday: . ● In an effort to prevent the further spread of Covid-19 in the State, Governor Murphy has announced that all public and private schools must remain closed through at ...

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WARREN, NJ - At Board of Education meetings this week, Watchung Hills and the sending districts discussed the continuation of distance learning as well as planning for the rest of the school year. Watchung Hills Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Jewett on Tuesday, and Warren Township School District ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Michelle Aquino, Ed.D. North Plainfield Superintendent of Schools provided the following update on Friday:   ● Spring recess will be observed as originally scheduled, Monday, April 6 through Monday, April 13. Remote learning instruction will resume on Tuesday, April ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Jewett provided the following update on Friday:   Dear WHRHS Learning Community, I hope that this message finds you healthy and safe as we all navigate our way through this unprecedented series of events.  I know that I echo our ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Board of Education approved the new Director of Special Education, discussed the distance learning plan as well as probable next steps at the last meeting of the board. See Superintendents comments here  The meeting, held during the first week of the district’s ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD: North Plainfield schools have extended the length of closure for COVID-19.   A letter to all parents and guardians follows in English and Espanol: We have embarked on the journey of remote learning, and while it is different, I am proud of the hard work everyone is ...

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  WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Regional High School and the sending districts of Warren, Watchung, Green Brook and Long Hill begin an extended closure today, Monday, Mar. 16  through spring break, April 12. Monday morning all K-12 students began distance learning.   At Watchung Hills the ...

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WARREN, NJ - Nothing has been decided yet, so please don't start contacting the schools, but College Board has provided an update regarding the upcoming Advanced Placement tests. College Board on Friday said: The AP Program is closely monitoring the updates and guidance about the coronavirus ...

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