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Plan to Implement Pre-Labor Day 2019 Summit Schools Start Date Scrapped

October 10, 2018

SUMMIT, NJ - Hilltop City residents with students in the Summit Public Schools can go ahead and book their late-August 2019 vacations, as it now appears that a proposed plan to open the Summit schools for instruction prior to Labor Day in 2019 has been scrapped.

That development, as articulated by Superintendent of Schools June Chang -- along with the promise of a ...

More Coffee?: Summit School District's Next Informal Talk with Superintendent Set for Oct. 9

SUMMIT, NJ - Summit Public Schools Board of Education President Debra McCann and Superintendent of Schools June Chang will host a 'Coffee & Conversation' event October 9, from 7 - 8 p.m., at Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School.

All are welcome to attend and no RSVP is necessary.

The last such gathering on September 12 featured a wide-ranging discussion, with ...

Great Calendar Debate Continues as Summit Board of Education Gets Community Feedback, Weighs Decision

SUMMIT, NJ - Full-day kindergarten, the proposed 2019-20 school calendar, Board goals, and a new internship program for seniors were topics of discussion at the first meeting of the 2018-19 school year for the Summit Board of Education.  Additionally, teachers who served in the District and newly-tenured teachers were honored.

The Summit High School Media Center was packed with ...

Java, No Script: Full House Discusses Wide Range of Topics as Summit Superintendent, BOE President Engage Community

SUMMIT, NJ - Attendance at informal 'Coffee and Conversation' meetings -- held as opportunities for the public to chat with Summit Public Schools Superintendent June Chang and Board of Education President Debra McCann away from the microphones and cameras of a regular Board meeting -- typically average a handful of people. Wednesday ...

Hot Topic: Mixed Reaction to Proposed Summit Schools 2019-20 Calendar Change

SUMMIT, NJ - The question of whether or not to start the 2019-20 Summit school calendar before Labor Day was asked prior to the first day of school last week, but the unprecedented hot and humid weather during the first few days exacerbated concerns as to whether starting school in mostly unair-conditioned buildings is wise.

The proposed Summit Public Schools calendar shows students ...

BOE President McCann, Superintendent Chang Host Informal 'Coffee Talk' Sept. 12

SUMMIT, NJ - Summit Public Schools Board of Education President Debra McCann and Superintendent of Schools June Chang will host a 'Coffee & Conversation' event September 12, from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. All are welcome to attend and no RSVP is necessary.

The event will be held at the Summit Board of Education / District office, located at 14 Beekman Terrace (adjacent to the ...

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Vice President of Costa Rica Hosts Celebration at Union County College

October 19, 2018

ELIZABETH – The Costa Rican Consulate held a celebration of Costa Rica’s 197 years of independence at Union County College’s Elizabeth Campus on Sun., Sept. 23. The Vice President of Costa Rica, Epsy Campbell Barr, gave the keynote address. Elected earlier this year, Vice President Campbell Barr has the distinction of being the first woman of African descent to serve as Costa ...