In The Schools

June 15, 2018

UNION, NJ –Talent was on full display last week as over 40 students participated in Hannah Caldwell School’s Talent Show, with singing, dancing, musical instrument performances, and even a comedian. “This is a special performance because the children are in control.  All of the acts in the show ...

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UNION, NJ – Young readers in Hannah Caldwell and Battle Hill Elementary Schools enjoyed the fruits of their labor on Wednesday when they celebrated their accomplishments in this year's Olympic Reading Programs. Librarian Karen Franciosa said, “I couldn't be more proud of the students who worked ...

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UNION, NJ – Prom night for Union High School seniors means red carpet glamour.   And glamour was on full display at the annual red carpet walk Thursday evening, as Union High students walked the red carpet, alone or with their date(s), to a cheering crowd.  Sponsored by the Union Township ...

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UNION, NJ – The Union High School Army JROTC cadets are a proud group.  And they have every right to be. The unit has been ranked in the top ten percent out of 1,800 JROTC programs in the nation, achieving an Honor Unit with Distinction award.  “As you can imagine, we are extremely proud of our ...

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UNION, NJ – The Union High School Performing Arts Company will be performing their student-directed advanced theatre show, Avenue Q, on June 16 and 17. The Tony Award-winning, coming-of-age musical written by Jeff Whitty and conceived by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx, is told through puppetry, ...

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UNION, NJ - The Union High School PTA and Counseling Department will be hosting a 'Career Explorations' workshop on Monday, May 14. Guest speakers will present a day in the life of their career and discuss training they have acquired.  A question and answer period will follow. The event ...

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Union, NJ – Burnet Middle School students in Erik Gabriel’s classes recently immersed themselves in the art form of figurative language to foster mastery of the tools of poetic writing. The students moved through the unit surveying classical poets; those poets students could identify with in the ...

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UNION, NJ - The Livingston School PTA will be hosting a Makeup Night on Wednesday, May 16. The event will include makeup tips and tricks for the summer.  Learn from professional makeup artists Erica Jubin from Laura Mercier, Karinna Cabangon from NARS and Livingston parent Nicole ...

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UNION, NJ - Meetings have been scheduled for incoming 5th grade students to Jefferson School.   Parents and students are invited (no siblings).  The meetings are set for Tuesday, June 5, in the Jefferson School Auditorium.  Sessions are scheduled by elementary school: 6:00 - 6:45 - Battle ...

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UNION, NJ - Battle Hill's Vendor Night is set for Friday, June 1, from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. in the Battle Hill auditorium, 2600 Killian Place. Table rental is $25 and includes two chairs.  Vendors are asked to donate a product to be raffled off that night.  Tables must be paid for by Friday, May ...

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UNION, NJ – There’s a lot more to Union High School’s baton twirling team than what most people see at football games.  There are 11 girls on the twirling team, but only five on the competition team.  This past weekend that team won another state championship title at the United States Twirling ...

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Union, NJ – Union High School students received a special treat recently when actress Brytni Sarpy, best known for her role as Valerie on ABC’s General Hospital, stopped by to discuss her career and provide insight on the entertainment industry. Sarpy grew up in Los Angeles and attended the ...

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UNION, NJ – The slate of officers for the Kawameeh Middle School PTA is set for the 2018-2019 school year.  The slate includes: President:                     Dalila Rengifo 1st Vice President        Nadyrah Amin Fenner 2nd Vice President       Akunna ...

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UNION, NJ - The 5th annual Tricky Tray at Connecticut Farms Elementary School will be held on Friday May 18. Door open for the CFESPTA Red, White and Blue Tricky Tray at 5:00 p.m.  Calling begins at 7:00.  Contact Kathy McGee (908) 377-1164 or email kathymcgee74@gmail.com for additional ...

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UNION, NJ - Poets and performers from Kawameeh and Burnet Middle Schools and Union High School will get together to perform at the United Poetry Slam on Friday, May 11 at the high school. Proceeds from the event will benefit the American Red Cross.  There is a suggested donation of $1.  The ...

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UNION, NJ - A clothing drive to fundraise for the Connecticut Farms Elementary School Playground project will be held on Saturday, April 7, from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  All funds raised will go toward the CFESPTA. The clothing drive is open to the following items:  new or gently used men, women ...

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UNION, NJ - A rummage sale is scheduled for Saturday, March 17, to benefit Union Abroad's Trip to Iceland. The sale will be held at Union High School, 2350 N. Third Street, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Shoppers should enter through the "Rock" to Cafeteria A.  

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