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Roxbury Council Urges School Closings on Election Days

August 15, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ – To ensure the safety of students, the Roxbury school district should close schools on Election Day and the state should require the same thing at schools statewide when schools are used as polling places, says the Roxbury Mayor and Council.

The council, on Monday, passed resolutions calling for those actions. It did so even as some on the panel acknowledged they don’t ...

Borrero Vies For Seat on Roxbury School Board

ROXBURY, NJ - Minnie Borrero has announced her candidacy for the Township of Roxbury School Board in an effort to address key issues impacting the school today and in the future. 

Roxbury Schools undoubtedly provide a quality education for our children, as evidenced by our high graduation rates and strong test performances.  Despite this, school enrollment is declining and Roxbury ...

Coakley is Only Incumbent Running For Roxbury School Board

ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury School Board President Leo Coakley will be the only incumbent on the ballot in the November board of education election, when voters will chose from four candidates for three seats on the board.

Board members Ron Lucas and Margaret Casola are not seeking re-election to the 10-member panel. Board members serve 3-year-long terms.

Joining Coakley on the ballot ...

Guards with Guns OK in Roxbury Schools

ROXBURY, NJ – Former law enforcement officers working as security personnel in Roxbury schools will be permitted to carry handguns on the job under a policy approved recently by the school board.

Only security officers who meet state qualifications, including State Police review, will be allowed to carry the concealed handguns and they will be placed on administrative leave any time they ...

Council, School Board at Odds over Ways to Oust Voting from Roxbury Schools

ROXBURY, NJ – The debate about removing voting from Roxbury schools is heating up; it was the subject of spirited discussions by the school board on Monday and by the town council on Tuesday.

At its meeting, the school board heard Roxbury council members Dan Kline, Jaki Albrecht and Richard Zoschak present their determination: That using the township building at Horseshoe Lake is the ...

A Problem and a Solution

Greetings, residents of Roxbury Township.  Let me begin by thanking you for the opportunity to serve as the high school principal for the past 15 years.  It has been an honor and a pleasure to do so.

As I “walk into the sunset,” I’d like to bring an important issue to your attention.  It is a significant issue that will plague the district for years to come if ...

Roxbury BOYS & GIRLS INVITED TO FREE SUMMER ADVENTURE NIGHTS

Events Will Include STEM, Shooting sports, games and More!

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STANHOPE, NJ – July 5, 2018– Time for the whole family to experience adventure this summer!  Have some free summer evenings and ready for a summer evening of family fun?!  Families are invited to attend any of four Family Adventure Nights at Camp Wheeler or Watchung Day Camp at no ...

Roxbury Board Recognizes Great Spring for Gaels Athletics

ROXBURY, NJ - School's out for summer, but before that happened the Roxbury School Board took some time to hear from, and congratulate the educators and athletes involved in Roxbury High School's spring sports successes.

At the recent meeting, Roxbury Schools Director of Athletics Stuart Mason attributed part of the success to the way the school's coaches mix ...

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Borrero Vies For Seat on Roxbury School Board

August 4, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ - Minnie Borrero has announced her candidacy for the Township of Roxbury School Board in an effort to address key issues impacting the school today and in the future. 

Roxbury Schools undoubtedly provide a quality education for our children, as evidenced by our high graduation rates and strong test performances.  Despite this, school enrollment is declining and Roxbury ...