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May 17, 2022

SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- At last week's Board of Education meeting, Springfield Schools Superintendent Rachel Goldberg revealed some of the findings in the annual New Jersey Department of Education 2020-21 School Performance Reports. Enrollment in Springfield public schools declined from 2,229 in ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- Springfield resident Claudia Reines will graduate on May 21 from the Governor’s STEM Scholars, a program of the Research & Development Council of New Jersey. Reines is one of 95 New Jersey high school and college students to complete the year-long program, which provides a ...

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SCRANTON, Pa. -- Two residents of Springfield, N.J. were among the 48 University of Scranton students inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma, the business honor society. Kevin Duffy of Springfield, a junior pursuing an accounting degree; and Victoria Gainey of Springfield, a graduate student pursuing a ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- Jonathan Dayton High School was rated No. 89 in New Jersey by U.S. News on Apr. 26.  Students at JDHS have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® coursework and exams. U.S. News reported that the high school's AP® participation rate is 64%. The total minority enrollment ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- At Monday night’s Springfield Board of Education meeting, information about the 2022 Summer Enrichment program was announced with a brochure of classes for students going into grades 1-8.  Retiring science teacher Irene Ornavitz was cited during the meeting by Superintendent ...

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PURCHASE, N.Y. -- Melissa Efrus, a resident of Springfield, N.J., was named to Purchase College's Dean's List for the Fall 2021 semester. Efrus is studying Photography. To be eligible for the Dean's List, students must carry a semester GPA of 3.5 for Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science ...

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BALTIMORE, Md. -- Three students from Springfield, N.J., were named to the most recent Dean's List at Loyola University Maryland. In order to qualify for the Dean's List at Loyola, a student must achieve a minimum QPA of at least 3.5 for the term, provided that, in the term they have ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- At its March 21 meeting, the Springfield Board of Education approved a 2022-2023 capital reserve withdrawal for upgrades to the Florence M. Gaudineer Middle School. The district would withdraw $750,000 from the capital reserve and then utilize the funds to assist in ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- Several students from Springfield who attend the Academy for Information Technology (AIT) and UCTECH at the Union County Vocational-Technical Schools (UCVTS) recently were recognized at a New Jersey Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) conference in Atlantic ...

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ITHACA, N.Y. -- Kimberly Rubin, a resident of Springfield, N.J., has graduated from Ithaca College. Rubin graduated Summa cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Speech Language Pathology.  

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MADISON and TEANECK, NJ -- Two students from Springfield at Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metropolitan Campus, located in Teaneck, have been named to the Honors Lists for the Fall 2021 semester. Joani Lico and Nihan Silahtaroglu of Springfield both made the FDU-Teaneck Honors List. Four ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ – Following New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy’s announcement in February ending the mask mandate in schools, masks will be optional for students and staff at Springfield Public Schools beginning Monday, March 7. Masks will no longer be required on school grounds except for certain ...

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OXFORD, Ohio -- Maya Mehlman of Springfield, N.J. has been named to the Dean's list at Miami University for the 2021-22 fall semester. Miami University students who are ranked in the top 20 percent of undergraduate students within their division for the fall semester 2021-22 have been named to ...

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KINGSTON, R.I. -- The University of Rhode Island has announced that Olivia Vendas of Springfield, N.J. has been named to the Fall 2021 Dean's List. To be included on the URI Dean's List, full-time students must have completed 12 or more credits for letter grades which are GPA applicable during a ...

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CLINTON, N.Y. - Two students who are residents of Springfield, N.J. were named to the Dean's List at Hamilton College for the 2021 fall semester: Eileen Cohn, a sophomore, who is a graduate of Kent Place School Zakary Schwarz-Ruso, a sophomore, who is a graduate of Newark Academy To be ...

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SCRANTON, Pa. -- Two Springfield, N.J. residents were among more than 1,650 students named to The University of Scranton's Dean's List for the 2021 fall semester. The students are: Catriona Corbett, a junior Journalism-Electronic Media major in the University's College of Arts and ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - After a successful inaugural event in December, Dress Express Boutique is presenting their second pop-up event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on February 20 at Embassy Suites by Hilton Berkeley Heights located at 250 Connell Drive in Berkeley Heights. The boutique offers donated, ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- The replacement of the flood-damaged gymnasium floor at the Edward V. Walton Early Childhood Center is nearing completion, Springfield Schools Superintendent Rachel Goldberg reported at the Board of Education meeting last week. The Board of Education has been paying $10,000 in ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ -- Seton Hall University announced the following students who are residents of Springfield who qualified for the Fall 2021 Dean's list. After the close of every semester, undergraduate students completing all courses with a GPA of 3.4, with no grades lower than “C”, qualify for ...

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ALLENTOWN, Pa. -- The Muhlenberg College Dean's List for the Fall 2021 semester included five students who are residents of Springfield, N.J. They are: Kaya Mahy, Paola Navarro, Meital Oshri, Marissa Steiner and Samantha Tempkin. Muhlenberg College students and Muhlenberg College School of ...

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NEW JERSEY - In a move that the College Board describes as "student-friendly," the SAT, and the tests allied with it, will be delivered in a digital format beginning in 2024. This move will affect students currently in Grade 10. In a pilot program delivered in last fall, students who took the ...

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SCRANTON, Pa. -- Two Springfield residents were among more than 1,650 students named to The University of Scranton's Dean's List for the 2021 fall semester. The Dean's List recognizes students for academic excellence. A student must have a grade point average of 3.5 or better with a minimum ...

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SPRINGFIELD,  NJ – The Springfield Board of Education (BOE) updated the district’s COVID-19 policy last week to reflect the spread of the omicron variant.  From the beginning of the New Year, Springfield Public Schools has reported 88 COVID-19 cases across the district, according to a report ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- Rachel Goldberg, the superintendent of Springfield Schools, said that Thursday marked a special occiasion in the district. "Today, we were excited to finally welcome all of the Walton students back to their classrooms," Goldber said. "It has been a long road after the ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- The Springfield Board of Education elected Scott Silverstein the new president for 2022 at its reorganization meeting Monday night. Laura Gamarekian, the 2021 president, nominated Silverstein as president. He was elected all members voting yes except for one ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- Jonathan Dayton High School recently announced the students who qualified for the first marking period Principal's Honor Roll and the Honor Roll.   JONATHAN DAYTON HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL’S HONOR ROLL – Q1 Grade 12 Natalyah Cadiche, Ian Kaesshaefer, Kevin Lora, Thomas ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- Principal Dr. Norman Francis presented updates to the Jonathan Dayton High School Program of Studies for 2022-2023 at the last Board of Education meeting of 2021 last week. Teachers improved the Dayton Collegiate Academy (DCA) focuses and class options. For freshman class ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- Jonathan Dayton High School has canceled the Joe Pepe Classic boys' and girls' basketball tournaments that had been scheduled for this week. The Dayton boys' and girls' basketball teams were slated to play two games each in the tournament, which was to have gotten underway on ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- The Springfield Board of Education honored Business Administrator/Board Secretary Matthew Clarke Monday night on the occasion of his final BOE meeting before moving on to a statewide position. Clarke started with the Scotch Plains-Fanwood School District in 1993 as the ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- Acknowledging the rising number of COVID cases in the district, the Springfield Township school system has suspended all extracurricular activities for the remainder of the week leading up to Christmas break. District schools remained open on Tuesday, but Schools ...

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