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March 24, 2022

RAHWAY, NJ — The Rahway High School PTO will host a Pocketbook Bingo event on Friday, May 13 at the high school, located at 1012 Madison Ave. The event is a designer bag bingo fundraiser to support the Class of 2022's end-of-year barbecue. Sam Weakland, the president of the RHS PTO, said that ...

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March is Music in Our Schools Month RAHWAY, NJ — There are some very exciting things taking place this year in the band program at the Rahway 7th and 8th Grade Academy. Two Academy Students Audition for Central Jersey All-Region Intermediate Band The Academy Band program is proud to ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — The Rahway Board of Education (BOE) meets tonight for its regular monthly meeting. The meeting will be held in the auditorium of Rahway High School, located at 1012 Madison Ave. There is also an option to attend virtually. Those wishing to join the meeting via Google Meet may do so ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — There will a Parent Academy workshop this Thursday, March 24, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., in the student cafeteria of the Rahway 7th and 8th Grade Academy, located at 1139 Kline Place. The event can also be attended virtually. The workshop, "Science All Around Us!", is described thus: ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Twelve Rahway High School (RHS) students have earned the Seal of Biliteracy award for 2022. The Seal of Biliteracy is "an award given by a school, school district, or state in recognition of students who have studied and attained proficiency in two or more languages by high school ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — There is no school on Monday, March 14, for all students in the Rahway Public Schools due to professional development for faculty and staff. Additionally, this Wednesday, March 16, there is a Coffee with the Superintendent event at 6 p.m. Meetings are currently held virtually. Click ...

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RAHWAY, NJ —The clever staff of Grover Cleveland Elementary School in Rahway came up with a terrific way to celebrate Principal Al Giambrone’s recent birthday. Giambrone has been the principal at Grover Cleveland School for over fifteen years. If you’ve gotten to know him, he has quite a sense of ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Rahway High School (RHS) senior Shyanne Guillette may appear at first somewhat unassuming, but it's only her natural inclination toward modesty that conceals her accomplishments, ambition, and aspirations. Shyanne has had straight A's for her entire high school career and, in June, ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — The Rahway Board of Education (BOE) meets this Tuesday, March 8, at 7 p.m. for its monthly Caucus Meeting. The BOE meets in the student cafeteria of the 7th and 8th Grade Academy, located at 1139 Kline Place. Those wishing to attend the meeting virtually can do so by clicking ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — On Friday, March 4, Dr. Patricia Camp, the superintendent of the Rahway Public Schools, issued a statement to the community, reminding residents of the new policy regarding the wearing of face masks in the schools for students and staff. As previously reported, on February 18, Camp ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — For Women's History Month, the National Council of Negro Women-Rahway Section (NCNW) will once again hold an essay contest for students of the Rahway Public Schools with a theme of "A Woman of Significance." Last year's contest recognized two winners, Madison Elementary School 5th ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ — From Sophia Silvera’s point of view, the assignment should not have been controversial. Their Lincoln Middle School teacher proposed a debate among students on whether COVID vaccines should be mandated in schools. But like almost every other sector of society, the middle school ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — The Rahway Board of Education (BOE) met on Tuesday, February 22, for its regular monthly meeting. Board members Najah Allen, Laura Giacobbe, Joanna Macaluso, Shanna Raysick, Bernard Robson, and Sean White were present. Three members were absent: Carlos Garay, Brittany Hale, and ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ — Head football coach John Fiore is leaving Montclair for new coaching job in Elizabeth, officials confirmed.  Regarded as one of the leading football coaches in the state of New Jersey, Fiore, 53, who has been the Montclair High School head football coach since 2010, has cited ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Rahway High School (RHS) held its annual Honor Society Induction Ceremony on Thursday, February 24, before an auditorium of proud family members, friends, educators, and community members. In all, nine honor societies inducted over 150 new members. Two new honor societies—the National ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Rutgers President Jonathan Holloway indicated the university’s 2023 budget will not include a tuition increase – even as the university copes with shortfalls in revenue and other financial factors. Holloway, speaking at Wednesday’s Board of Governors meeting, said it will ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Here are the recently announced Students of the Month at Rahway High School for the month of March. Adam Clarke: Grade 12 Sidney Duverneau: Grade 12 Gianna Marchica: Grade 11 Lynn Vo: Grade 11 Isaiah Gurley: Grade 10 Anaya Francis: Grade 10 Matthew Eger: Grade ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — There will be a two-hour delayed opening on Friday, February 25, throughout the Rahway Public School District, announced Dr. Patricia Camp, the superintendent of the district. As reported earlier by TAPinto Rahway, the National Weather Service is predicting 1-3 inches of snow and ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Rahway High School (RHS) will hold its annual Honor Society Induction Celebration tonight. The ceremony will begin at 6 p.m. in the high school auditorium. Rahway High School is located at 1012 Madison Ave. Those honor societies represented at tonight's ceremony include National Art ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — There will be both a virtual and in-person preschool registration workshop this Thursday, February 24. The virtual workshop will take place from 10-11 a.m. The in-person event will take place in the evening, from 5:30-7 p.m. These workshops may be relevant to you if you are a Rahway ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — On what would have been his 82nd birthday, on February 21, civil rights icon John Lewis was celebrated by Rahway High School (RHS) performing arts teacher Robert Van Wyk and his choir students with a powerful musical performance. Lewis was an integral part of the modern civil rights ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Rutgers University–New Brunswick announced sweeping new financial aid programs that builds upon existing state aid programs to enable New Jersey students with family incomes below $65,000 to attend the university tuition-free.  The program also provides a sliding scale that ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — There will be a meeting of the Rahway Board of Education (BOE) tonight at 7 p.m. Residents may attend either in person or virtually. The BOE meets in the student cafeteria of the 7th and 8th Grade Academy, located at 1139 Kline Place. Those wishing to attend the meeting virtually ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — In the wake of Governor Phil Murphy's February 7th announcement that the state mask mandate would be lifted on March 7, Dr. Patricia Camp, the superintendent of the Rahway Public Schools, has just announced that the district would also make masking optional for students and staff as of ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — The next Rahway Parent Academy, "Encouraging Our Children's Art Education: Why and How Should We Do It?", will be held on Thursday, February 17, at 6 p.m., both virtually and in person at the Rahway 7th & 8th Grade Academy in the student cafeteria. The Academy is located at 1139 ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Here are the recently announced Students of the Month at Rahway High School for the month of February. Daniel Rodriguez: Grade 12 Dominic Innocent: Grade 12 Lucy Heilich: Grade 11 Paola Lopez: Grade 11 Cindy Ponce: Grade 10 Jovany Jeune: Grade 10 Gianna Guinta: Grade ...

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KEARNY, NJ — As the economy continues to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, New Jersey lawmakers and educational officials are optimistic schools in New Jersey will be able to get students back on track. U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) believes that while “a long and challenging road is ahead of ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Utilizing a theme of "What My Municipal Government Does Best,” the New Jersey State League of Municipalities will again offer three, $1,000 awards through the Louis Bay II Future Municipal Leaders Scholarship Competition. Three winners will be chosen from throughout the state by the ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Here are some of the events, meetings, and happenings in town this week. City: Tuesday, February 8, 6:30 p.m.: Alcoholic Beverage Control Board Meeting. Click here for more information. Thursday, February 10, 7:30 a.m.: Coffee with the Mayor at Melao Café and ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Three online graduate programs at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) are garnering national recognition after they placed among the top 100 in this year's U.S. News & World Report rankings of American universities. The latest rankings come as NJIT continues ...

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