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Holy Trinity School 8th Graders Receive over $500,000 to Local Catholic High Schools

February 24, 2017

WESTFIELD, NJ -- The Holy Trinity School eighth grade class has been awarded over $500,000 in scholarship funds to area Catholic high schools, as of Feb. 23, 2017.

The local Catholic high schools providing scholarships to Holy Trinity School students include:

Mother Seton Regional High School
Mount Saint Mary Academy
Oratory Preparatory School
Roselle Catholic High ...

UPDATED: Around Plainfield Weekend of Feb 24-26

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Plainfield, you're going to be busy this weekend.  Here is just a snapshot of workshops and events that will take place around town.

At Plainfield Public Schools:  The Black History Month Committee is hosting the last event on Friday, 5:00-9:00 pm at Plainfield High School in the auditorium and the cafeteria. The program includes student performances, vendors and ...

“Snapshots… Black History in Plainfield” on Exhibit at Freeholders Gallery

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to present “Snapshots… Black History in Plainfield,” an exhibit of twenty photos and text, curated and written by Plainfield Public Library’s Local History Department, headed by archivist Sarah Hull.

“We’re pleased to host this evocative exhibit that celebrates many aspects of local black ...

Immigration Workshop for Undocumented Students to be Held at Plainfield High School

PLAINFIELD, NJ - A forum for undocumented students will take place at Plainfield High School.

This free conference will bring together advocates from the Child Advocacy Clinic and the Immigrant Rights Clinic at Rutgers Law School, and Maria del Cid, a community representative who established the Del Cid Dreamer Scholarship.

Topics of discussion will include:

Changes in the law for ...

17th Annual Black History Month Celebration: "Middle School Over-Achievers"

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Area Branch NAACP hosts the 17th Annual Black History Month Celebration at the Plainfield Public Library.

On Tuesday, Feb. 21st, 6:30-8:30 pm, learn more about "Middle School Over-Achievers".

The Plainfield Area Branch NAACP fights for people both young and old who face discrimination.

The Plainfield Public Library is located at 800 Park Avenue ...

4 Hillsborough Students' Posters Displayed at United Nations Conference

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Several senior students in the Academy for Health and Medical Sciences at Somerset County Vocational & Technical High School were selected as poster winners at the 18th Annual CTAUN Conference 2017 entitled, “The Refugee Challenge of the 21st Century,” held at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City.

The 12 SCVTHS students, including ...

Wardlaw-Hartridge Students Celebrate World Languages Week

EDISON, NJ -- Students in all three divisions at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison celebrated World Languages Week with a series of activities.

Lower School students in grades 1-5 wore class specific colors and recited poems in Spanish during a program on Feb. 15 in Lower Snowdon. Senora Maria Hinestroza, Lower School Spanish teacher, planned the assembly and her students were very ...

The Tuskegee Airmen Screening with Special Guest at Plainfield's Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church Feb 18

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Christian Education & Nurture Committee presents The Tuskegee Airmen at Plainfield's Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church on Saturday to celebrate Black History Month.

The Tuskegee Experiment, as it was called, stemmed from the NAACP challenging segregationist military policies in 1939.  This lead to a public campaign to integrate the armed ...

Plainfield Board of Education Invites Public to its Annual Retreat

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Board of Education invites the community to its annual retreat.

The Keynote Speaker will be Deborah L. Keys, Director of Equity Programming at the National School Boards Association (NSBA).  The NSBA represents state school boards associations and their more than 90,000 local school board members. They believe education is a civil right, and public ...

Register for Plainfield's duCret School of Art Winter Session

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Registration for the Winter Session at the duCret School of Art in Plainfield is open. 

Starting Saturday, Feb. 18th, an 8-week or 16-week program for teens in Advanced Techniques will begin.

(12 - 15 YRS) 9:30 am - 11:30 am.  Teens gain better understandings of the visual arts field under a wide variety of mediums, from drawing and painting, to photography and ...

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Holy Trinity School 8th Graders Receive over $500,000 to Local Catholic High Schools

February 24, 2017

As of February 23, 2017, the Holy Trinity School eighth grade class has been awarded over $500,000 in scholarship funds to local area Catholic high schools. 

The Catholic high schools providing scholarships to Holy Trinity School students include:

Mother Seton Regional High School
Mount Saint Mary Academy
Oratory Preparatory School
Roselle Catholic High School
Seton Hall ...