Halfway Through School Year, Roxbury Kids Celebrate by Giving

February 18, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ - With the school year half over, Kennedy School celebrated the 100-day milestone recently by giving back to the community when its Early Act Club held a toiletries drive for Roxbury Social Services.

“The students brainstormed ideas around the 100th day of school and, since we donate food items to the food pantry in the fall, they wanted to donate the other items that ...

'Man Traps' by September at Roxbury Elementary Schools

ROXBURY, NJ – “Man trap” security vestibules, already in place at Roxbury High School, Eisenhower Middle School and Lincoln-Roosevelt School, will soon be installed at the township’s four elementary schools.

The township school board, on Monday, authorized the amendment of the district’s Long-Range Facilities Plan to include the installation of the vestibules at ...

Roxbury Students and Businesses Treat Seniors to Annual Valentines Luncheon

ROXBURY, NJ - About 150 members of Roxbury's two senior citizen groups were treated to lunch today by the student council and staff of Lincoln-Roosevelt School.

The Valentine's Day-themed annual event, in the gymnasium of a venerable building where many of the seniors likely once attended classes, featured food supplied by Roxbury Diner, a TAPinto ...

Wanted in Roxbury: Gum, Fuzzy Socks, Puzzles - Little Things for Kids with Cancer

ROXBURY, NJ – Often, it’s the little things that count. So three Roxbury High School students - prompted by a teacher to “give back” to the community - are gathering lots of little things to give to kids with cancer.

The students, senior Madison Ketch, senior Jessica Marie Bartelloni and junior Gabby Keuscher, formed an organization called Project Glow Gold “to ...

Roxbury Art Student Wins Contest, Gets 48K Scholarship

ROXBURY, NJ – A Roxbury High School senior took first place in a recent art contest and was awarded a $48,000 scholarship.

The student, Tara Egan, won the crafts category in the 32nd Annual Mount Olive High School National Art Honor Society Invitational. Egan, who submitted a sample of her embroidery, was awarded the scholarship to the University of the Arts in Philadelphia.

Another ...

Three Roxbury Girl Soccer Players Sign Letters of Intent

ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury High School soccer players Ashleigh Sarafin, Bethany Sansone and Samantha Geraci have  signed letters of intent to attend and play the sport at college.

Sarafin will be attending Siena College in upstate New York, Sansone will be attending New Haven University in Connecticut and Geraci will be going to Kutztown ...

Two Roxbury High Students Get Presidential Treatment at Seton Hall Game

ROXBURY,NJ - Seton Hall University last month hosted two Roxbury High School media students in the Presidents Suite for the Seton Hall vs. Georgetown Basketball game at the Prudential Center.

The dean of the College of Arts and Sciences invited senior Kelly Tucker and junior Peyton Napoliello to the game and the students loved every minute of it.

“Everyone was so approachable, the ...

Roxbury Schools: 2-Hour Delay, for Starters

ROXBURY, NJ - With the National Weather Service predicting snow and ice for Wednesday, the Roxbury School District announced tonight that schools will open two hours later than normal in the morning.

In a Facebook post, the district said it might alter that decision - presumably to close schools altogether - if the winter weather turns out to be worse than predicted.

As of Tuesday ...

Roxbury's Skomial Nominated for National LifeChanger of the Year Award

DENVILLE, NJ - Morris County School of Technology teacher Jennifer Skomial, a Roxbury resident, has been nominated for the 2017-2018 national LifeChanger of the Year award.

Sponsored by the National Life Group Foundation, the national LifeChanger of the Year program recognizes and rewards the very best K-12 public and private school educators and employees across the United States who are ...

Seussical - An Unforgettable Musical Production - Fun for the Whole Family

ROXBURY, NJ - Seussical is coming to the Roxbury High School stage!

One of the most performed shows in America, this fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza brings to life some of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters, including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, Mayzie, The Grinch, and Jojo, a little boy with a big imagination!

Get ready for an unforgettable journey ...

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