Education

June 4, 2020

PARSIPPANY, NJ - On June 18, 2020, the Parsippany community will once again come together to show their pride and support for the 2020 graduating class of both Parsippany High and Parsippany Hills High schools. According to organizer Laura Quinn, "We can’t have a graduation or a party, but we ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. – Cross country runner Cristina Fernandez (Parsippany, N.J.) was named one of only five Seton Hall University-wide recipients of its 2020 Student Servant Leader Awards.    The purpose of the Student Servant Leader Awards is to honor students who exemplify the ideals of servant ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - On Tuesday, May 19, 2020, the  Parsippany-Troy Hills Council held its regularly scheduled meeting, virtually. Council President Michael dePierro presented a resolution to open up the town to socially-distant and friendly graduations. According to dePierro, "With proper ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Mayor Michael Soriano issued the following notice today regarding upcoming graduations in the Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills.  You can read the statement below: “I’ve been following the discussions about potential town-wide graduation festivities next month, and wanted to ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - With great pride Parsippany teachers, Matt Lazzari and Joe Guartafierro, gave the first batch of PPE Face Shields to Jennifer Sikora of Parsippany Volunteer Ambulance and Martin Ellicott of Rockaway Neck Volunteer First Aid Squad who accepted the shields on behalf of all Parsippany ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ- All Saints Academy, located in Parsippany, New Jersey, is home to a faculty, staff, and student body that has embraced the distance eLearning platform with flying colors.  Founded in 2009 as a merger of the former St. Peter the Apostle and St. Christopher schools, both located in ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Parsippany mom Laura Quinn, has decided that something needed to be done to support the high school seniors of both Parsippany high schools since their senior year was cut tragically short by the Coronavirus pandemic.  She decided to start a Facebook page to support the students in ...

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The worst of the coronavirus virus will eventually pass and we will begin to resume more normal routines.  What we have experienced from the pandemic, however, will influence our lives and our perceptions for years to come; and not just in negative ways. One of the things we learned from social ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ — U.S. News & World Report has just released its “2020 Best High Schools” list, which includes rankings for the state of New Jersey and nationally. It ranks Parsippany High School 102nd in New Jersey and 2,255 nationally. Locally, Millburn High School ranked No. 16, Summit ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Parsippany resident, Daniel Waffenfeld has created a uniting video where he brings together rivaled college mascots in a montage designed to spread hope and cheer. Daniel is an alumni and current graduate student at Montclair State University and is currently serving as the ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Krypton Warriors is a Parsippany-based robotics team participating in an international robotics competition called FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC).  FIRST is a nonprofit organization that stands for “For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology”. This is the first year ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Parsippany-Troy Hills Board of Education met this evening, March 12, 2020 to discuss plans for handling the national Coronovirus pandemic. At this time the Board has decided to keep the schools open.  This could change shortly into the future but for now Parsippany schools ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) at Brooklawn Middle School in Parsippany, NJ will be holding its 2nd annual Color Run event called the “Color Rush” on Saturday April 18th.  The race, which is a non-competitive family friendly run of 1.5 miles and open to both runners ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ -  The Parsippany Hills High School Academic Decathlon (AcDec) Team and their Advisors, Jackie Forte & Jaclyn Bevacqua, have been invited to Alaska to represent New Jersey at the national level after taking third place in the State Competition held on Saturday, February 29th at ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Parssipany has a competitive Robotics team comprised of both middle school and high school students.  The team, Krypton Warriors, consists of seven kids who are participating in a robotics competition held by the non-profit organization called FIRST.  They compete in the league ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - On the evenings of March 20th, 21st, and 22nd, hundreds of proud parents and Disney fans flocked to Parsippany High School to see the annual musical production by sixth, seventh and eighth graders of Central Middle School. Using the high school auditorium, 130 students, cast and ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Parsippany Hills High School Academic Decathlon (AcDec) Team took first place in the New Jersey Region III Competition on Saturday, February 1st at Raritan Valley Community College. The team of eight members and seven alternates who participated were: Cavin ...

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America’s Got Talent, and so do the Lake Hiawatha kids at Knollwood Elementary. On January 24th, taking the auditorium stage of Parsippany High School, over 40 acts performed the 6th annual talent show, known as “Knollwood's Got Talent!” Consisting of kindergarteners to fifth graders, the talent ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ -Through a grant from the Parsippany Education Foundation, Central Middle School now uses Google Cardboard Virtual Reality viewers to enrich the delivery of social studies course material.   Paired with a smartphone, Google Cardboard viewers enable students to get a virtual 3-D ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - In December, Central Middle School began an exciting new monthly recognition when they nominated Mr. Thomas Curcio to be their first “Teacher of the Month.”  Teachers will now be nominated each month by fellow faculty members and the identified teacher will be acknowledged to the ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Parsippany High School Marching Band concluded their award winning season with a finish of third place out of 10 bands at the US Bands Statewide division 3A competition at Somerville High School this past Saturday.  The Marching Redhawks scored 92.68 just behind Lenape High ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - On November 1st, within the media center of Parsippany High School, a special ceremony was conducted to recognize three particular individuals associated with the school. “We come here today to honor three people who did amazing things for Parsippany High School: Frederick “Bud” ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Parsippany High School Redhawk Marching Band took 1st place in the US Bands competition held at North Warren Regional High School on Saturday, October 19th.   With their show entitled "Bollywood" -  the Band scored 87.363 and won best caption for Color Guard, followed by Lenape ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Parsippany High School will be inducting their 2019 Hall of Fame Class on Friday, November 1, 2019 at 5:00 in the Media Center with a brief ceremony at the start of the Football game at 7:00. PHS would like to invite community members, alumni, parents and students to celebrate with ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - A new app has been created to help students, teachers and parents anonymously report threats to school safety.  There is now a free mobile app that is live and once downloaded can enable the reporting of behavior that could potentially disrupt classroom security.  This includes the ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The NY Jets Center, Jonotthan Harrison is coming to Parssipany's Central Middle School on October 15th to be honored for his work with STOMP out Bullying. This will be done in a fun and informative presentation at the middle school. and will be led by Bethpage Federal Credit Union ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Friends of Parsippany Library are hosting a Shredding and E-Waste fundraiser on Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 9am - 1pm.  The event will be held at the Main Library Parking Lot at 449 Halsey Road. All proceeds will benefit the Friends of Parsippany Library.

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - If you ever thought that you might be a perfect fit for the Board of Education, the time is now to apply for a vacant seat.  Earlier in August George Blair resigned and his term won't expire until December 31, 2020.  The seat will need to be filled at the next meeting of the ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Parsippany and Morris County Youth are invited to join a new 4-H club focused on robotics that will be forming this fall.  The program is open to Morris County youth in grades K-13 (one year out of high school).  The club will meet at the North Jersey STEM Enrichment Center ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - There will be a new principal welcoming the students of Parsippany Hills HIgh School on the first day of school.  Dr. Matthew Thompson will be taking over as principal, replacing Mr. Michael DiSanto who will remain on as the Director of Health/PE.  Dr. Thompson began work in the ...

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