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South Plainfield High School Art Students Named Finalists in National Vans Custom Culture Competition

April 24, 2018

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – A group of South Plainfield High School (SPHS) art students are seeking the community’s support to help them win a national contest and a monetary prize for their school’s art program. 

“I have only been teaching art at South Plainfield High School for seven months—and each day I am blown away by the aspirations, creativity and spirit ...

South Plainfield Schools, Borough Promote Autism Awareness

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – April is National Autism Awareness Month and throughout the Borough of South Plainfield schools and community groups have joined together to promote awareness of those with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). 

“As we go through life we learn that we are all different and it is important to include everyone with patience, understanding and ...

Kennedy School Goes ‘All In’ for Casino Night Fundraiser

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Everything came up aces Saturday night as John F. Kennedy Elementary School's PTSO held their 4th annual “A Night at the Casino” Fundraiser at American Legion Chaumont Post #243.  The sold out event generated over $7,000 for the school thanks to the generous donations from residents and businesses.

“The night was an exceptional reflection of ...

Holy Savior Academy to Hold Open House on April 24

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Holy Savior Academy, an AdvancedED accredited Middlebrook Deanery Catholic School located in South Plainfield, will hold an open house the evening of Tuesday, April 24.At this time, prospective students and their families in pre-K3 through 8th grade will have the opportunity to tour the school, meet teachers and register. 

“Holy Savior ...

South Plainfield Puts on Their Dancing Sneakers for a Music Booster Zumbathon

SOUTH PLAINFIELD  - The Roosevelt Elementary School Gym was transformed into a lively, aerobic dance party as over 70 individuals partook in the South Plainfield High School Music Department’s Zumbathon on March 15th.  Led by professional Zumba Instructors from Zumba Fitness for 1½ hours, participants experienced the unique Latin American inspired style of dance, fitness ...

Grant School Holds 3rd Annual Disabilities Awareness Day  

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Grant School held its 3rd Annual Disabilities Awareness Day on March 29 with fifth and sixth graders taking part in a school-wide initiative designed to teach about the different types of learners in their school and community.

Throughout the day, teachers within each subject area discussed specific disabilities and incorporated lessons and interactive activities ...

South Plainfield Public Schools on 90-Minute Delay Thursday

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - South Plainfield public schools will be operating on a 90-minute delayed opening for Thursday following Wednesday's Nor'easter.

If conditions require that schools need to close, a message will be issued early Thursday morning.

Although, the unusual late season storm blanketed the area with snow, the Nor'easter did not live up to the snow ...

South Plainfield Schools Present The 49th Annual District Music Festival

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ -  - The Music Department of South Plainfield School District held their Annual District Music Festival on March 1st.  A South Plainfield tradition for 49 years, students from 5th through 12th grades showcased their musical talents with a night of performances featuring the school district’s Chorus, Band and Orchestra.

“The District Festival is ...

Through Honors Science Class, South Plainfield High School's Students Become Published Researchers

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Through a new honor’s science course, a select group of South Plainfield High School (SPHS) students can add published researchers to their list of academic accomplishments.

Currently, 22 students are enrolled in Kathleen Benton’s A.M. Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics class. Offered as a club last year, the science program was turned into a 7 a.m.

South Plainfield School District Amends Disciplinary Consequences for Students Who Walked Out

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The 67 South Plainfield High School students who participated in the March 14 walkout will have the choice of either serving one in-school suspension (ISS) or a Saturday detention, according to the district’s superintendent. Neither infraction, however, will be included on one's permanent record.

“I have decided to amend the one-day ...

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