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In The Schools

May 18, 2022

SUMMIT, NJ - The Washington Elementary School 'Country Fair' is back -- for the first one in three years. Presented by the Washington PTO, the 'Country Fair' will be held May 21, from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., and will include: Free Admission and Parking Bounce Houses Games Photo Booth Tin ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Summit High School's spring production of 'Footloose' has received six Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Award nominations, inlcuding Outstanding Overall Production. Other Hilltopper nominations included Evan Gunter for Outstanding Supporting Performer in a ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Six Summit residents -- Olivia O'Malley, Grace Schroeder, Gabrielle Delano, and Teagan Kocaj (all Class of '22), along with Viera Puilver (Class of '23) -- were among the 22 Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child (OKS) students inducted into the World Language Honor Society in recognition ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child Second Grade teacher Alicia Grimes is currently running a collection drive for necessities needed to aid Ukrainian refugees fleeing to Poland to escape the violence and conflict in Ukraine. Now through April 6, bins are located outside Grimes’ ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Applications for the Beverly Jeanne Welsh Scholarship Fund are now available through the guidance offices at Kent Place School, Oak Knoll School and Summit High School. The Welsh Scholarship is open to young women who demonstrate financial need, who are permanent residents of Summit, ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit High School weight room has received a significant renovation, with new equipment, machines, flooring, lighting and a fresh coat of paint installed at a cost of $213,288. The project's funding came via two main sources, with the $84,753 cost for the new floor approved by ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit High School Wind Ensemble, Chamber Choir and Chamber Orchestra will perform at 'Best Bands & Choirs International, an Evening of Music at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center', which will be held April 6, beginning at 7 p.m., at NJPAC's Prudential Hall. The event ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ - The Summit High School Speech and Debate Team earned a second place finishes in the Overall Team Sweepstakes Awards and Overall Speech Sweepstakes in the New Jersey Speech and Debate League’s State Championship held at Hunterdon Central High School. Four Hilltoppers in three ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Music Parents Association’s (SMPA) annual 'Pledge Day' will take place on Sunday, October 24. In this fundraising tradition, between 12 and 4 p.m., Summit High School music students will canvass the Hilltop City, with band, orchestra and chorus students asking the ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Tickets are now available for one of the Summit High School Theatre Program's biggest fundraisers -- 'Cabaret'. This year's event, 'Cabaret at The Green, An Evening with the Stars', is set for October 15, beginning at 7 p.m. This year's 'Cabaret' will be held outdoors downtown ...

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EVANSTON, IL - Five Summit High School students -- Jeremiah Cohn, Madeline Demm, Ana Estupinan, Jessica Luo and Rebecca Romano -- are among the 16,000 national Semifinalists in the 67th annual National Merit Scholarship Program, officials from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child senior and Summit resident Olivia O'Malley is taking the pandemic in stride. While COVID-19 has -- for two consecutive years -- stopped her travel to Guatemala, O'Malley is continuing to do what she can from home to help impoverished children in ...

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TURNERSVILLE, NJ - Summit resident and rising Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child junior Viera Pulver has had her poem, entitled "Manipulated Euphoria," selected as a finalist in the 23rd Annual National High School Poetry Contest. Sponsored by the Live Poets Society of NJ and "JUST POETRY!!!", ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - For the first time since March 2020, outside visitors are now allowed on the Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child campus in Summit. The School has recently eased COVID restrictions this summer to allow for perspective and enrolled students and families to visit their Summit campus. This ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Summit High School Class of 2021 graduate Austin Groce is among 15 students from New Jersey's 7th Congressional District who have been appointed to United States Service Academies for the upcoming fall semester. Groce will attend the Military Academy at West Point and play ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Seventeen members of the Summit High School Class of 2021 have been awarded a total of $7,600 in scholarship monies by the Summit Performing Arts Resource Committee (SPARC). Since 1996, SPARC has been the primary source of outside funding for the performing arts programs in the ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Summit High School captured the prize for Outstanding Performance by a Large Ensemble for the production number "Seize The Day"' from 'Newsies, The Broadway Musical' at the Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Awards. The event was presented on Paper Mill’s ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Summit residents Chase Bradshaw and Kevin Owens were among the 226 members of the Class of 2021 celebrated at Saint Peter’s Preparatory School 143rd Commencement. The ceremony was held on May 19 at Keenan Field, Saint Peter's Prep outdoor athletic facility. Bradshaw, Magna Cum ...

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