Education

July 31, 2018

Piscataway, NJ - In a post on the Piscataway Township Schools’ website, district officials thanked the Piscataway Knights of Columbus for their recent fundraising efforts for special needs students. The post states: “Thank you, Piscataway Knights of Columbus, for your breakfast fundraiser and ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – Eight students from Piscataway have qualified for Seton Hall University’s Spring 2018 Dean’s List, said school officials. The university announced on Thursday that the following students were recognized for their outstanding academic achievements: Karen Cherian Andrea ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Piscataway homeowners can expect a bit of relief in this year's property taxes as school district officials announced how it will allocate its increase in state aid it recently received as part of Governor Phil Murphy’s 2018-2019 school district funding plan.  In a Thursday news ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Prom season is here! TAPinto Piscataway is looking for photos of high school juniors and seniors around the township dressed in their finest formal wear for our TAPinto Piscataway Prom 2018 Photo Gallery.  Email your prom photos to piscataway@tapinto.net and we will add them ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Two Piscataway High School students were among 12 others who received top honors in the 2018 New Jersey Teen Media Contest, taking home prizes for their artistic depictions of their family trees. On Wednesday, the New Jersey Department of Human Services honored 1st Place winner, ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – And they’re off! Piscataway High School’s annual P-Way 5K Race brought out hundreds of runners and walkers to the school’s parking loop on Saturday, all to help raise funds for Project Graduation, an alcohol-free graduation party for the entire Class of 2018.   To the musical ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – The 2018 PWay 5K Run/Walk is Sunday, April 29. TAPinto Piscataway is proud to be this year’s media sponsor and will be there to cover the festivities. Registration will begin at 7:00 a.m. in the parking loop at Piscataway High School. Race time is at 9:00 a.m., with both ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Holy Savior Academy, an AdvancedED accredited Middlebrook Deanery Catholic School located in South Plainfield, will hold an open house the evening of Tuesday, April 24.At this time, prospective students and their families in pre-K3 through 8th grade will have the opportunity ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Piscataway Township school officials announced the district has been chosen as a 2018 Best Communities for Music Education recipient from the NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education.  The Best Communities for Music Education designation is awarded to ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Registration is now open for the YMCA of Metuchen’s Camp Lenape in Piscataway summer camp program. Piscataway parents can save on weekly fees if they register their children by June 1. “Camp Lenape  provides campers with opportunities to build lasting friendships, learn valuable ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Two administrators in the award-winning Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools have been arrested and charged with crimes related to their handling of funds dedicated to the schools. Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Police Chief Scott Cartmell of the ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – With gun control and school safety on the minds of many students, a group of 6th graders at Piscataway’s Theodore Schor Middle School wanted to know more about how other laws impact everyday life in the Garden State. Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) stopped by Tuesday ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – In light of recent student demonstrations for improved safety in America’s schools and tributes to those lost to gun violence, the Piscataway Board of Education adopted a Resolution in Support of Gun Control and Mental Health Services to Protect Our Youth at its March 22 ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Three Piscataway High School students joined together to say “enough is enough” with gun violence after the latest rounds of school shootings that have happened around the country. And instead of just complaining about the issue, they decided to organize a ‘Breakfast Against ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Piscataway students and staff were originally scheduled to take Spring Break the entire first week in April, but because of all of the snow days taken, school officials say they will only have a few days to thaw out after the March nor’easter snowstorms. On the Piscataway ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Piscataway Township Schools will have a two-hour delayed opening Thursday, March 22 due to the winter storm. School officials posted the announcement on the district website advising, “because the snow is still falling, we will reassess the situation and you may be hearing from ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – In a show of unity, students and school administrators gathered in Piscataway High School’s Performing Arts Center to pay tribute to the 17 students and staff members who were shot and killed Feb. 14 at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, FL. Seventeen chairs lined ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Piscataway Township Schools will have a two-hour delayed opening Friday, March 9. A Thursday evening announcement from Superintendent Teresa Rafferty states: “Tomorrow, March 9, Piscataway Schools will be opened on a delayed schedule. That means that you arrive at school or ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Due to the severity of the storm, downed trees, road conditions, and scattered power outages, Piscataway Schools will be closed tomorrow, Thursday, March 8.   

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - School leaders from across Central New Jersey and other parts of the state met for a workshop on how to teach children empathy and empowerment and inspiring them to go above and beyond to form inclusive communities in their schools. Tuesday’s session at the Educational Services ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – All Piscataway Township Schools will be closed on Wednesday, March 7. An announcement from the district states “with the storm starting early morning and heavy snow predicted for mid-morning, we cannot assure the safe return home of our students. We will provide updates as ...

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EDISON, NJ -- The Wardlaw + Hartridge School in Edison held its inaugural Shakespeare Recitation Competition on Feb. 23 in the Oakwood Room. Six Upper School performers memorized and performed a monologue or soliloquy from one of William Shakespeare's 39 plays. Students were judged on three ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Piscataway school officials posted an announcement on the district’s website alerting the community about security and safety measures being taken to protect students and staff from potential threats. The statement comes in the wake of the Feb. 14 school shooting in Parkland, ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - More affordable learning and skill-building is now available at home via computer here in Piscataway and throughout Middlesex County.  All county residents can take classes, train for new job opportunities and even prepare for various career certifications all for free and ...

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