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Piscataway Schools Appoints New Principal of Arbor Intermediate School

July 18, 2018

PISCATAWAY, NJ - As the start of the 2018-2019 school year approaches, Piscataway School District officials have announced the appointment of a new principal at one of the township’s intermediate schools.

Christopher Baldassano has been appointed principal of Arbor Intermediate School, according to a Wednesday news release.  

Officials said, “As principal, he will ...

Piscataway Resident Graduates with Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree from University of Rhode Island

KINGSTON, RI -  Pat William Procaccini of Piscataway received a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree at the University of Rhode Island's 132nd Commencement.  

Graduation ceremonies were held on Saturday and Sunday, May 19-20, and approximately 3,300 undergraduate and 750 graduate students became the University's newest alumni, states a Monday news announcement.

The University ...

MCVTS Graduates 469 Students in Ceremonies on Five Campuses

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - The Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools granted diplomas to 469 students in graduation ceremonies held simultaneously on all five campuses on June 27.

“I know that all of the people here have been a part of your journey and they are all still committed to you,” Middlesex County Freeholder Shanti Narra said before a packed auditorium on the MCVTS ...

Adele DeLeeuw Scholarships Awarded to Area Students

EDISON, NJ - Two graduates from Edison area high schools received a total of $6,875 in scholarships recently from the Adele DeLeeuw Scholarship Fund.

The scholarships, financed by a bequest from Adele DeLeeuw, a longtime Plainfield resident, author of 75 books, journalist and arts activist,were awarded at a June 12 dinner at the Spain Inn in Piscataway.

The Plainfield-North Plainfield ...

Piscataway Student Named ‘Kid CEO’ for Somerset Patriots

BRIDGEWATER, NJ  — Nick Morgan was dressed to impress. He sported a neat, navy blue suit, black dress shoes, and a patriotic American flag tie for the final round of the Somerset Patriots Kid CEO competition on Thursday night.

An hour before the rain-delayed game against the Bridgeport Bees began at 7:35 p.m., Morgan and four other finalists, Jimmy Marvits of Hillsborough, ...

Piscataway Schools Post K-8 School Supply Lists for Next School Year

PISCATAWAY, NJ - With summer vacation just under way for Piscataway children, township parents eager to get a jump start on school supply shopping for next year can find out now what they will need to buy.

District officials announced in an email on Monday that school supply lists for next school year have been posted on each school’s website under the “Parent Center” tab ...

Piscataway High School Class of 2018 Graduates with Pomp and Circumstance

PISCATAWAY, NJ – Horns blared, cow bells rang, and proud parents, families and friends cheered with joy as members of Piscataway High School’s Class of 2018 marched into Rutgers’ Louis Brown Athletic Center to receive their diplomas on Thursday.

More than 500 Seniors graduated at the school’s 58th Annual Commencement Exercises, with many receiving academic and senior ...

Three Piscataway Students Chosen to Attend 73rd Annual American Legion Boys State

PISCATAWAY, NJ - Three young men from Piscataway are among 883 other rising-seniors from New Jersey attending the 73rd session of the annual American Legion Jersey Boys State (ALJBS.)

Chisom Chukwu, Jahquail Nash, and Andrew Van Lare will travel to Rider University this week to attend the event where students get to "govern and interact with their peers from across New Jersey as ...

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2018 Asm. Joe Danielsen Backpack Drive Collection

July 12, 2018

After last year’s remarkable success in providing our children with the essentials to begin the new school year, I am pleased to announce that preparations for our Annual Backpack and School Supply Drive are in full swing!

The collective kindness and generosity shown by the wonderful residents, businesses, and social organizations brings unity to our community, which I am proud and ...