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May 15, 2022

SPARTA, NJ – The high school guidance department has announced the 2021-2022 Top 10 students from the 2022 graduating class.  This designation is based on their grade point average for the past seven marking periods. Sparta High School Supervisor of College and Career Readiness Jordana Bradley ...

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SPARTA, NJ – For the fifth time in 10 months board of education members selected their newest member at the April meeting. Seven board members interviewed the six applicants in closed session. Jennifer Miller was chosen to fill Christa Sorensen’s seat. Board member Kim Bragg nominated Miller ...

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SPARTA, NJ- Each year in May boards of education approve staff for employment in the next school year.  This typically uncontroversial agenda item took up much of the Sparta Board of Education’s meeting on Thursday as parents, staff and a student turned out to speak in support of Scott Kercher, the ...

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SPARTA, NJ – Sparta Middle School announced the honor rolls for the 2021-2022 third marking period.According to the guidance department, Honor Roll is determined by a student’s grade point average for all marks earned in a given quarter.  To be named to the Principal’s Scholar list requires a GPA ...

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SPARTA, NJ – Sparta High School announced the honor rolls for the 2021-2022 third marking period. According to the guidance department, Honor Roll is determined by a student’s grade point average for all marks earned in a given quarter.  To be named to the Principal’s Scholar list requires a GPA of ...

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SPARTA, NJ- Parents will have a say when it comes to the health and physical education curriculum to be taught to students next year.  The curriculum, based on new standards mandated by the state department of education, will be written in May and June, according to Assistant Superintendent Tara ...

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SPARTA, NJ – The high school guidance department has announced the 2021-2022 Top 10 students from the 2022 graduating class.  This designation is based on their grade point average for the past seven marking periods. Sparta High School Supervisor of College and Career Readiness Jordana Bradley ...

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SPARTA, NJ – The high school guidance department has announced the 2021-2022 Top 10 students from the 2022 graduating class.  This designation is based on their grade point average for the past seven marking periods. Sparta High School Supervisor of College and Career Readiness Jordana Bradley ...

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SPARTA, NJ – The Alpine Elementary school will open Kindergarten and Prekindergarten registration on April 4 according to school officials. Kindergarten Kindergarten registration is only online.  Required documents are to be uploaded through the district’s Genesis system.  Once the district ...

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SPARTA, NJ – All programs and staff will remain for the 2022-2023 school year according to Superintendent Matt Beck in his preliminary budget presentation at the March 24 board of education meeting.  The local tax levy impact will be a 2% increase over last year.  The details of tax impact to ...

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SPARTA, NJ - The Sparta High School is sending 27 DECA students to the National competition in April after qualifying at the New Jersey state competition in Atlantic City at the end of February.  DECA is formerly known as Distributive Education Clubs of America. “We had one of our best years ...

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SPARTA, NJ – School superintendent Matt Beck has earned his doctorate from Centenary University.  Beck said the journey took three years. His thesis was on the subject of school consolidation  Using public data found in the New Jersey Department of Education’s User Friendly Budgets, Beck looked ...

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SPARTA, NJ –One more board of education members has resigned bringing the total number of resignations to five in the past 10 months.  Christa Sorensen’s letter of resignation was announced in the President’s report by Craig Palleschi at the March meeting on Thursday night in the auditorium at ...

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SPARTA, NJ – The high school guidance department has announced the 2021-2022 Top 10 students from the 2022 graduating class.  This designation is based on their grade point average for the past seven marking periods. Sparta High School Supervisor of College and Career Readiness Jordana Bradley ...

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At Thursday night's Board of Education Meeting, 24 Sparta High School students were honored for receiving the Seal of Biliteracy.  Supervisor of World Language Scott Kercher said, “This is my favorite evening. It is a great honor and privilege to be able to recognize our High School seniors ...

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SPARTA, NJ – The high school guidance department has announced the 2021-2022 Top 10 students from the 2022 graduating class.  This designation is based on their grade point average for the past seven marking periods. Sparta High School Supervisor of College and Career Readiness Jordana Bradley ...

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SPARTA, NJ – The high school guidance department has announced the 2021-2022 Top 10 students from the 2022 graduating class.  This designation is based on their grade point average for the past seven marking periods. Sparta High School Supervisor of College and Career Readiness Jordana Bradley ...

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SPARTA, NJ - SPARTA, NJ – The high school guidance department has announced the 2021-2022 Top 10 students from the 2022 graduating class.  This designation is based on their grade point average for the past seven marking periods. Sparta High School Supervisor of College and Career Readiness ...

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SPARTA, NJ – The high school guidance department has announced the 2021-2022 Top 10 students from the 2022 graduating class.  This designation is based on their grade point average for the past seven marking periods. Sparta High School Supervisor of College and Career Readiness Jordana Bradley ...

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In school districts all across New Jersey, students and staff walked through the halls on Monday, March 7 feeling strange, even "exposed" as one Sparta High School student stated.  For many, March 7 was the first time since March 12, 2020, almost 2 years ago, that masks were not required within ...

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HOMDEL, NJ – Four Sparta robotics teams traveled to the Bell Works corporate campus to compete in the New Jersey State Championships.  The “Z” team, with bot “Ring Leader” got their tickets punched to both the National competition and World Championships because of their performance throughout the ...

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SPARTA, NJ  Sparta schools will be closed today, Wednesday, March 9 due to forecasted winter weather, according to school officials. 

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SPARTA, NJ – Sparta High School announces the February students and staff member of the month.  Each month students are selected to represent each department in the school. English – Nate Nedelka has been fully engaged in class. His enthusiasm is contagious because others follow his lead. Nate ...

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SPARTA, NJ – Sparta’s talented teachers and service professionals were recognized at the board of education meeting last week. Superintendent Matthew Beck introduced the building principals who spoke about their Governor’s Educators of the Year. Beck explained the criteria for qualification to ...

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SPARTA, NJ – Sparta’s talented teachers and service professionals were recognized at the board of education meeting last week. Superintendent Matthew Beck introduced the building principals who spoke about their Governor’s Educators of the Year. Beck explained the criteria for qualification to ...

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SPARTA, NJ – Sparta Middle School announced the honor rolls for the 2021-2022 second marking period. According to the guidance department, Honor Roll is determined by a student’s grade point average for all marks earned in a given quarter.  To be named to the Principal’s Scholar list requires a ...

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SPARTA, NJ – Helen Morgan fifth grade student Tyler Carlson won the 26th Annual Sparta Junior Woman’s Club Spelling Bee on Saturday.  Carlson made it look easy as he spelled “tribute.” “I looked confident because I didn’t expect to win,” Carlson said. He said he was “kind of nervous” about going ...

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SPARTA, NJ – Sparta alumni have earned accolades and degrees from their colleges and universities. Montclair University announced the Dean’s List for the fall 2021 semester: Gareth Ecke, Mase Minetti, Jeena Morelli, Michael Tartaglia, Sarah Ramirez, Nina DiCesare, Jake Binder, Rebecca Nigro, ...

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SPARTA, NJ - Sparta Township announced garbage and recycling pickup for Friday, February 25 has been canceled because of inclement weather.  Sussex County government offices will have a two-hour delayed opening on Friday, February 25.  This does not include essential employees who are expected ...

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SPARTA, NJ – Sparta High School announced the honor rolls for the 2021-2022 second marking period. According to the guidance department, Honor Roll is determined by a student’s grade point average for all marks earned in a given quarter.  To be named to the Principal’s Scholar list requires a GPA ...

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