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SP Wrestling presents: "A Night at the Matches"

November 2, 2017

Saturday, November 18th - 7:00PM to 10:00PM - Senior Center

 

Join us for a night of fun as we relive some of SPHS Wrestling's most memorable matches. Your $10 admission includes 5 votes to cast towards the matches of your choice. The 10 individual bouts with the most votes will be shown that night. Additional votes available for purchase, along with the drawing of our annual Super ...

Tackling the Growing Opioid Epidemic: Parent, Student Workshops Held in South Plainfield

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – In an effort to education students about the dangers and fatal consequences surrounding heroine and opioids, special informational assemblies were held at South Plainfield Middle and High School this week.

The Opioid Epidemic – A Perspective on Addiction workshops were provided to the school district through a partnership with St. Peter’s University ...

Volley for the Cure

The South Plainfield High School Girls Volleyball Team will be having our annual Senior Day/ Breast Cancer Awareness Game “Volley for the Cure” on Saturday October 14, 2017.  The match will occur at 1:00 PM at the SPHS gym versus the volleyball team from Perth Amboy HS. The JV volleyball match will begin at 11:30 AM.  The team will be collecting donations ...

Unveiling of New Scoreboard

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The district unveiled a new scoreboard that was so generously donated by Investors Bank, The South Plainfield Education Association, and The Athletic Booster Club at Friday night’s home opening game for the South Plainfield Tiger’s Football Team.  This beautiful scoreboard, in South Plainfield’s green and white team colors, is a much needed addition ...

Sai Datta Peetham Donates Backpacks and School Supplies

Sai Datta Peetham (SDP) in South Plainfield was founded by Mr. Raghu Sankaramanchi in March, 2014.  The Peetham is founded based on the preachings of Shiridi Sai Baba.  When Saint Sai Baba was alive, his principles were collated in a book "Sai Satcharitra", based on which SDP's main mission is to feed the hungry and to help the needy.  Donating the school supplies to ...

School Board Association Meets with Senator Diegnan

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Christopher Jones, Legislative Advocate for New Jersey School Boards Association (l) and Jacqueline Gibson - Metuchen Board of Education 18th Legislative District, Debbie Boyle - President of the Middlesex County School Board Association from South Plainfield 18th Legislative District; met with Senator Patrick J. Diegnan, Jr., 18th Legislative District and Tom Lynch, ...

8 Candidates to Vie for 3 Seats on South Plainfield BOE

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Petitions for those residents seeking to run for the South Plainfield Board of Education were due July 31 and, at the 4 p.m. deadline, eight candidates had thrown their hat into the race for three open seats.

Incumbents John Farinella, Chere Glover, and Sharon Miller are seeking to retain their seats. Also running this year are Keith Both, Jennifer Curtis, Anthony ...

South Plainfield Middle School PTO Host Annual 8th Grade Dinner Dance and 7th Grade Pool Party

The South Plainfield Middle School PTO hosted the annual 8th grade dinner dance on June 2, 2017, from 6 pm to 9 pm, at the South Plainfield High School.  All 8th grade students were welcomed to attend, with Principal Roger Vroom's permission.

 The students were given a five minute presentation by the South Plainfield High School Robotic Team and witnessed the ...

Kennedy School Pre-K Graduation

At the PreK moving up program at Kennedy school the children sang the "goldfish song" and "let's go fly a kite " with scarves used as kites. Favorite things about each graduate were shared. They ended with their good bye song "skinnamarink"

Mrs. Cox gave each child a Pinwheel and Mrs. Foscolo read a poem:  Colors whirl as pinwheels spin, ice cream ...

John E. Riley Pre-K Moving Up Ceremony

Pictures from Riley School Pre-K Moving Up Ceremony

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