Education

May 24, 2020

PISCATAWAY, NJ — Lawn signs and displays are popping up all over Piscataway as residents celebrate the Class of 2020 — college graduates, high school seniors and eighth graders whose commencement ceremonies were canceled or will be held virtually as a result of coronavirus restrictions. TAPinto ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — Piscataway school officials announced Tuesday that the district recently received two prestigious awards.   In a Facebook post, they said: “For the third consecutive year, the district overall was named a Best Community for Music Education by the NAMM Foundation. The Best ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — Due to the coronavirus pandemic and the continuation of virtual learning, the Piscataway Board of Education, at a virtual meeting on May 14, revised and approved changes to the calendar for the current school year.  In his Friday update to families, Piscataway Superintendent Dr.

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — With the end of the school year fast approaching, and virtual instruction and restrictions on mass gatherings still in place because of COVID-19, many families of Piscataway High School seniors have been left wondering if an in-person graduation ceremony will ever be able to take ...

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EAST STROUDSBURG, PA -- Piscataway resident, Olivia Lukshides earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Exercise Science with a minor in sports psychology from East Stroudsburg University (ESU) of Pennsylvania on Saturday, May 9.  Lukshides was a scholar athlete for all four years finishing with ...

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SCRANTON, PA — Emily Sturgeon-Turso of Piscataway was among the 36 University of Scranton students inducted into the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) Honor Society. This organization recognizes students for academic achievement in the study of accounting who major in accounting, finance or ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — Lawn signs and displays are popping up all over Piscataway celebrating the Class of 2020 — college graduates, high school seniors and eighth graders whose commencement ceremonies were canceled or will be held virtually as a result of coronavirus restrictions. TAPinto Piscataway ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — In the first of his Friday updates, Piscataway School District superintendent, Dr. Frank Ranelli reminded families about counseling and meal distribution services that are available for students as remote/virtual learning continues.  He also said that district officials will ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - As remote/virtual learning continues, Piscataway School District superintendent, Dr. Frank Ranelli provided township families with information about meal service, iPad repair, and academic and emotional assistance for students. In his update on Friday, Ranelli said: "If your ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - During this time of virtual/remote learning and site closures, Piscataway Township School officials announced Thursday that some temporary changes were made to the registration process for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year. To begin the virtual registration process, visit the ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – With the school building shuttered until further notice due to the quarantine that is in place, five Special Area teachers from Piscataway’s Randolphville School held a special, surprise drive-by parade for their students on Wednesday, April 8th.   The teachers, who had been ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — Registration for free preschool for Piscataway residents will begin on Monday, April 27th at 8:00a.m. Applications will be available on Community Pass until Friday, May 22nd.  Please visit www.ccprek.com for more information on Piscataway Schools' free preschool program.

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – As remote/virtual learning continues, Piscataway Superintendent Dr. Frank Ranelli announced in a Friday letter to families that the district will now offer free meals to ALL Piscataway students beginning Monday, April 20th. Regarding the meal distribution to all students in ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Ready…Set…Enroll!! Children’s Corner Preschool Registration for the 2020-2021 School Year is just days away!!! Do you have an infant, toddler and/or preschool age child, are looking for a GREAT preschool experience for your child…Children’s Corner Preschool is the place to ...

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GARDEN CITY, NY -- Piscataway resident Victoria Howell has been named to the fall 2019 Dean's List at Adelphi University, in a Tuesday announcement from the university.  Adelphi's Dean's List consists of full-time students-registered for 12 or more credits-who have completed at least 9 graded ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – The 4th Marking Period begins on Monday for students in Piscataway Township Schools, and new schedule expectations have been set for each building and grade level as remote/virtual learning continues. “These schedules allow students the flexibility to interact with their classes ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - As students in Piscataway Schools prepare to start their third week of remote/distance learning, Superintendent Dr. Ranelli announced in a letter to parents that students will not be given any new material or assignments on Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday (April 1–3), the last three ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - School officials announced a change in routine for meal distribution to students that receive free/reduced meals at Piscataway Schools. "The 'grab and go' model is now available at centralized locations throughout the Township. Effective Monday, March 23, 2020, “Grab and go” ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Piscataway Superintendent Dr. Frank Ranelli issued the following update to township families and staff on Thursday about the status on the closure of Piscataway Schools. “Thank you so much for your help, support, and kindness as we navigate through this unprecedented health ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Meals were loaded on 48 school buses to drop off to Piscataway students around the township, district officials said in a Facebook post Wednesday morning. According to officials,“students who receive free/reduced meals at school can find information about daily bus delivery of ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – In his second update to Piscataway school district families on Monday, Superintendent Dr. Frank Ranelli stated: “All district schoolwork will be available online at 7:15 Tuesday morning. “To access remote learning plans/activities, go to our district site ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Superintendent Dr. Frank Ranelli announced in a Friday letter to Piscataway families and staff that Piscataway Schools will be closed for the week of March 16, with an anticipated reopening on Monday morning, March 23. School officials will provide updates throughout the ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - All field trips and traveling competitions are canceled/postponed for the remainder of March for Piscataway Schools in light of the spread of the novel coronavirus or COVID-19. In a Thursday morning letter addressed to PWAY families, Superintendent Dr. Frank Ranelli ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - The District has created a Coronavirus Parent Resource page on the district website that details steps we are taking to prepare our families and schools for any necessary response, district policies in place to direct health safety and security, and links to other helpful ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Piscataway High School was placed into lockdown for 45 minutes Friday morning when police responded to reports of an individual with a weapon on school grounds. “The involved individual was immediately secured by the building administration and security,” said Piscataway police ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Curious about what is happening in Piscataway Township Schools? The February 2020 Superintendent’s Report is filled with program, event, and award information across the district. Check out the latest issue to see where TAPinto Piscataway visited. To access the report, click ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Piscataway resident Skyler Kiessling was named to the Dean's List at Saint Francis University for the fall 2019 semester. Kiessling is a Health Science PT major.  The Dean's List recognizes students for academic excellence. To make the Dean's list, students must have full-time ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Piscataway Resident Michael J. Botting was named to the President’s List at The University of Alabama (UA) for the Fall 2019 semester. To be named to the President's List, students must be full-time and achieve a 4.0 grade point average (all A’s) for the ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Students at the Children’s Corner Preschool by the River were treated to Valentine’s Day themed lessons in STEM on Wednesday, where volunteers from Johnson & Johnson and the United Way introduced them to some basic concepts in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. The ...

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NEWARK, DE — The University of Delaware has announced the names of students from Piscataway who received Dean's List honors for the fall 2019 semester. Olivia Greene   Alexandra Franchi   Aryanna Herasme  Samantha LaSasso  To meet eligibility requirements ...

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