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Spotlight on Audrey Cupo, South Plainfield Public Library Assistant

July 11, 2018

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – TAPinto South Plainfield recently spoke with Audrey Cupo, a library assistant for children’s and adult services at the South Plainfield Public Library. 

Cupo, a lifelong resident of the borough, began working at the library back when she was a freshman at South Plainfield High School. She went on to earn a degree in psychology from Quinnipiac ...

Conservation Efforts Earn Grant Students Honorable Mention in UNLESS Contest 

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Several outgoing Grant sixth graders attended the South Plainfield Board of Education’s June 20 meeting to showcase the efforts that garnered them an Honorable Mention Award in the 2018 Philadelphia Zoo UNLESS Contest. 

“All of our students efforts earned all of Grant School’s sixth grade science students recognition from the ...

Grant Promotes Anti-Bullying Initiative With School Wide Walk

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Grant students, teachers, and staff made several laps around the building the morning of June 21 in support of the school's first anti-bullying walk. The goal of the event, which was sponsored by the student driven after school club Buddies Against Bullying and Girl School Troop 65016 with support from the Grant PTO, ...

Roosevelt School Holds Fourth Grade Promotion Ceremony

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Roosevelt Elementary School held a Promotion Ceremony for the 4th Grade Class of 2018 on Thursday June 14th in the school auditorium to celebrate the students’ promotion to Grant School next year.  Parents and relatives lined the aisles and snapped photos as the procession of students made their way into school’s auditorium wearing green Roosevelt 2018 ...

South Plainfield School District Retirees Recognized

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Friends, family, and colleagues gathered at last week’s board of education meeting to honor several retiring South Plainfield School District teachers, faculty and staff members. 

“We are honored to have worked with such dedicated [people] who have spent their careers working with our students, serving as teachers, aides, mentors, and role ...

South Plainfield High School: Character the Key for 2018 Graduates

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. -- Just like a single word can have multiple meanings, the South Plainfield High School Class of 2018 is much of the same. Principal Ronnie Spring was trying to think of adjectives to describe the now Tiger alums, and one day it, came to him: Character(s).

“If you looked up the word character in a dictionary, it has quite of few definitions, but the ones that stuck ...

South Plainfield High School Athletes Honored for Spring Success

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Spring sport success was highlighted at the South Plainfield Board of Education’s June 13 Committee of the Whole meeting. 

At this time, family and friends gathered as dozens of the high school’s student athletes, along with their coaches and managers, were recognized by the board and district administrators for their accomplishments in ...

South Plainfield Seniors Recognized for Leadership, Actions

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Four South Plainfield High School (SPHS) students were recognized Tuesday for their actions and efforts for social justice. 

Tala Abdeljaber. Hailey Medina, Simran Modhera, and Jade Scotti, all members of the Class of 2018, each received $1,000 from the Ionracas Deontas fund for their support of gun control and school safety and for leading their ...

South Plainfield Library Awarded State Library's 2018 NJ Best Practices in Early Literacy Award

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Public Library was recently awarded the New Jersey State Library's 2018 NJ Best Practices in Early Literacy Award for its story time programs. The $1,000 award, in the form of a grant, recognizes the library's program as a model for others. 

Jackie Oakes, a children’s librarian overseeing tween and pop culture ...

South Plainfield BOE Approves Teachers Transfers at Special Business Meeting 

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – While the majority of South Plainfield’s teachers and employees knew last month that they would be returning to the school district in September, the grade – and even the school – they would be teaching at was not announced until this week. 

On June 4, building principals informed teachers throughout the district of their assignments for ...

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