Education

February 21, 2019

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A landmark program at Rutgers University serving adults with autism will get a new center under a proposal that gained approval Wednesday from the university board of governors. Board members approved plans for the construction of a $9.8 million center on the Douglas campus ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A town hall meeting hosted by the South Brunswick School District will be held next week to discuss issues impacting the future of the township's schools. Topics on the agenda include growth and development in South Brunswick, future realignment and expansion of district ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick School District has changed from a delayed opening to a closure for Tuesday, February 12. Students and staff will have a snow day today in anticipation of the winter storm that is expected to impact the Garden State. The district had previously announced a ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Once again I write to you because if you have been following the weather, it appears we may be in for a minor weather event this evening into tomorrow morning. This notice is to share how this event will be monitored and managed as it relates to a potential 90-minute delayed ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - One might think that the days of smoking in school are long gone. Schools have made a concentrated effort to stomp out the use of cigarettes and related drugs, especially on campus. According to the Truth Initiative, an organization meant to warn against the dangers of smoking, ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Kindergarten registration for South Brunswick Township will take place on Wednesday, February 20 at elementary schools in the district for children turning five years of age on or before October 31, 2019. Children do not need to be present at the time of registration. Parents ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Applications are currently being accepted for the South Brunwick Counselor in Training Summer Parks Program. All applicaitons can be downloaded online at the South Brunswick Recreation webpage. The deadline for all applications is March 15 at 4 p.m. Exceptions will not be made ...

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Dr. Gail S. Verona was appointed to serve as the Rutgers University Advisory Board Liaison to the Educational Services Commission of New Jersey’s (ESCNJ) Board of Directors.  “Rutgers University expressed a desire to serve on our Board in an advisory capacity a year ago, and the addition has ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Library is hosting a therapy dog reading session on January 23. Two evening sessions will be held and unlike past theraphy dog reading sessions, walk-ins are welcome and registration is not required. The first session from 6 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. is an ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ  - The Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary will end their association with Immaculate Conception School and Immaculata High School after 61 years and will be reassigned to other responsibilities at the end of the school year. The Sisters had met with Msgr. Seamus F.

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The homework debate has ragged on for years often coming to a head with differing opinions from parents and educators. In 2016, a Texas second grade teacher made national news when she declared the 2016-17 school year a homework-free zone for her students. For the 2018-19 ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Parents and guardians of children turning five by October 31, 2019 will want to mark their calendars for Wednesday, February 20. Registrations for incoming kindergarteners for the 2019-20 school year will be conducted on February 20. Additional information on kindergarten ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Many residents may have started 2019 by making a New Year's resolution. Popular ones include losing weight, quitting smoking, taking control of finances and learning something new. South Brunswick's Adult Community School can help residents keep those resolutions and more with ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Commission on Women is currently accepting scholarship applications from female graduating high school seniors. Applicants must reside in South Brunswick Township. All applications must be completed and submitted by 3:30 p.m. on February 8. Applications can ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick School District and South Brunswick Public Library is inviting residents to "Read Around the Globe" for 2019. This is the ninth year of South Brunswick Reads, which is an initiative by the South Brunswick School District and South Brunswick Public Library ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick Head Football Coach Joe Goerge recently resigned after six years at the helm of the South Brunswick Vikings football squad. "It was a very tough decision that I thought about from the beginning of the season," said the championship coach in a phone call ...

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MONMOUTH JUNCTION, NJ – South Brunswick High School held their annual Homecoming celebration on Friday at halftime of the Vikings Football contest. The parade of homecoming floats, designed and constructed by each class, paraded around the perimeter of the Athletic Stadium after the Viking Band ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Viking Marching Band swept all categories in this Saturday's Band Competition at East Brunswick High School with an overall score of 96.700. According to Harry J. Delgado, Band Press Liaison, the band was the highest scorer this week according to US Bands ...

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MONMOUTH JUNCTION, NJ - The South Brunswick Athletic Department and the community recently celebrated the Induction of the Class of 2018 into the high school's Hall of Fame. The event was coordinated by Athletic Director Elaine McGrath and her assistant, Karen Bertucci.  The event took place ...

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MONMOUTH JUNCTION, NJ - Monday night marked the ninth annual A Taste for Education, presented by the Education Foundation of South Brunswick Township, Inc., at Pierre's of South Brunswick.  The program began with a welcome from Martin Abschutz, President of the Foundation. The two hundred guests ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Education Foundation of South Brunswick will hosting its 9th Annual “A Taste for Education” gala fundraiser on Monday, October 15 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The Tasting will be held at Pierre's of South Brunswick, 582 Georges Road, Monmouth Junction, NJ.  “A Taste ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Vikings scored a come-from-behind victory over the Bears from East Brunswick 27-14 on Friday evening at the Bears Stadium. The Vikings were down 14-13 before scoring the final two touchdowns (and extra point conversions) in the contest. The Vikings' ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Mark Kraft, the founder of the South Brunswick Varsity Golf Team, has been elected to the High School Athletic Hall of Fame. Kraft founded the S.B.H.S. Golf Club in Spring, 1984. A year later, the club officially became the S.B.H.S. Vikings Boys' Golf Team, and secured the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick High School Athletic Department and the Viking Athletic Parents will be hosting the 2018 Hall of Fame on October 12. A brief "Meet and Greet" will be held at promptly at 6:00 p.m. in the School Cafeteria for a photo session. The actual induction ceremony ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - September 6, 2018 saw the start of another school year in the South Brunswick School District. Superintendent of Schools Scott Feder said he was "very excited to be back." There are approximately 9,000 students is the public school system, with about 520 new students ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A summer meeting that was expected to take a mere 30 minutes took almost 90 minutes as many parents students expressed their displeasure with the recent transportation notices that were mailed to parents for their students and with the newly designed web site for the school ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ-  Local kids will celebrate the end of summer and learn a good deal about conservation and climate at the EARTH Center's week-long exploratory program. The great outdoors turns into a playground and classroom for children who enroll in Middlesex County’s Eco-Ventures ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Five township residents have filed the required nominating petitions that are required to appear on the ballot on Election Day in November to compete for three positions on the South Brunswick Board of Education. Seeking another three year term are current Board Vice ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The New Jersey School Boards Association has announced that the deadline for candidates to file petitions for 2018 School Board positions is 4 p.m. on July 30, 2018.    There are three positions presently available for a term of three (3) years. The three incumbents with ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick School District celebrated the end of the 2017-2018 school year at the Cure Bank Arena with recognition ceremonies for eighth grade students moving up from the two middle schools and into South Brunswick High School, and a record number of students (almost ...

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