EMS STEAM Program Dominates Solar Car Races

May 24, 2017

ROXBURY, NJ - Eisenhower Middle School eighth graders Tyler Keyes and Justin Pisciutto took first place on May 17th at the TransOptions Solar Car Race at Ridgedale Middle School in Florham Park. The school had six teams of students participate in those races.

The following day saw stellar success again for EMS’ Roxbury STEAM Program as the students swept the podium at the Picatinny STEM ...

Dozen Roxbury Students Sign NCAA Letters

ROXBURY, NJ - A dozen student-athletes from Roxbury High School participated in a signing ceremony recently, committing to play their respective sports at the NCAA collegiate level.

Roxbury High School Athletic Director Stuart Mason said, “We are fortunate to have several of our outstanding athletes join nationally recognized programs, many for Division 3 ...

Students' Roxbury Arts Festival Work Influenced by 'Rising Star'

ROXBURY, NJ - A "rising star in the art world" will be the theme artist of this year's Roxbury High School Festival of the Arts, taking place May 17 at the high school and open to the public.

That artist is New York based Lala Abaddon, who has been working primarily with the Photo II classes doing photo weaving, said Roxbury photography teacher Renee Zengel.

Roxbury High School Mini-THON Members Recognized by Rotary

ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury High School students and teachers who put together this year's Mini-THON fundraiser were honored recently by the Roxbury Rotary Club.

The Rotarians, at their May 4 meeting, praised Mini-THON advisors Michael Gottfried and Dan Coiro, Roxbury Interact Club President Sarah Waldron and two committee members: Hailey Macrae and Holly Van Ness.

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Roxbury School Board Honors Teachers of the Year

ROXBURY, NJ - Seven teachers who "exemplify high expectations for all students" were recently named Roxbury's teachers of the year.

The awards were presented May 8 by the Roxbury Board of Education to Franklin School teacher Cathy Freund, Jefferson School teacher Jennifer Toupet, Kennedy School teacher Karen Kovarik, Nixon School teacher Abigail Scales, ...

Roxbury Student TJ Mathis Wins Leadership Award

ROXBURY, NJ – Roxbury middle school student Thomas (TJ) Mathis, a young man who "represents what you want" in a student, was recently given a leadership award by a county organization.

Mathis, who attends Eisenhower Middle School (EMS), received the Morris County Superintendent’s Middle School Leadership Award (MSLA). The MSLA, awarded to graduating middle school ...

Grant Will Help Roxbury Middle School Buy Exercise/Archery Equipment

ROXBURY, NJ - A $1,000 grant awarded to Roxbury's Eisenhower Middle School (EMS) will be used to buy some excersise and archery equipment, said school officials.

EMS Health and Physical Education Teacher Joe Gangemi recently accepted the $1,000 award on behalf of California Casualty. The company has partnered with education associations for more than 65 years.
The ...

Nixon School to Raise Money for Children’s Cancer Treatments

ROXBURY, NJ - Nixon Elementary School in Landing has brought back the JAM.

“JAM stands for JUST A MINUTE because here at Nixon we believe it only takes one minute to make a difference to be the best that you can be,” explained the Nixon Culture and Climate JAM Committee (CCC). Two years ago, the school ran Nixon’s JAM and it was a huge success. It is now back and is ...

Roxbury School Adds "Cheer Squad" Option to Bike Event Honoring Cops

ROXBURY, NJ - Eisenhower Middle School (EMS) students who won’t be riding bicycles in the upcoming Student Unity Tour can still honor slain police officers by being part of a new “cheer squad,” at the event.

The second installment of the Student Unity Tour is scheduled for May 24 at Horseshoe Lake Park. At the event, EMS students will ride bicycles to raise money for the ...

Roxbury Schools Seek Residents' Thoughts on Communication

ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury's school administrators are interested in learning more about residents' thoughts, feelings and attitudes relating to the way the district communicates with parents, students, staff and the public.

The district wants to become a certified New Jersey "Sustainable School" as outlined in the district goals for this year. Sustainable ...

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Randolph Goddard School Family Appreciation Day May 20

May 12, 2017

RANDOLPH, NJ - The Goddard School in Randolph will be celebrating all of their wonderful families and faculty during our annual Family Appreciation Day on Saturday, May 20 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  

This year, other local partners in the community including Elite TOMA Martial Arts, Kiddie Soccer, Pediatric Dental Associates of Randolph, Next Generation ...