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Verona Board of Education and Verona Education Association Reach New Collective Bargaining Agreement

September 20, 2018

VERONA, NJ - The Verona Board of Education and Verona Education Association have reached a new collective bargaining agreement for teachers, administrative assistants, and custodial/maintenance staff. Negotiations began in February and were completed in June with the help of a state mediator from the Public Employment Relations Commission.

The VEA ratified the new contract on ...

Lawmakers Question State Education Commissioner on Rush to Phase Out PARCC

TRENTON, NJ— Lawmakers on a joint Senate-Assembly education committee expressed concerns and questioned Gov. Phil Murphy’s rush to phase out a statewide standardized exam, calling for meetings to be held and more data to be provided.

State education commissioner Lamont Repollet appeared before a joint hearing of the Senate and Assembly Education committees on Monday to testify ...

TAPinto Verona/Cedar Grove Back to School Photo Gallery

VERONA/CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Verona and Cedar Grove public schools opened on Wednesday for the 2018/2019 school year.  Thank you for sharing your photos.  If you'd like to add yours to the gallery, please email them to

Half Day of School for Verona on Thursday Due to High Temps

VERONA, NJ - Verona schools will have a half day on Thursday due to the forecast of high heat and humidity.  

The following letter was sent to parents:

The Verona Public Schools has been monitoring the recent weather pattern as it relates to the heat and humidity conditions in our schools. 

Over the past several hours, our administration has been reviewing possible ...

TAPinto Verona/Cedar Grove Welcomes Back to School Photos for the First Day of School

VERONA/CEDAR GROVE, NJ - School is opening on Wednesday in Verona and Cedar Grove, don’t miss a chance to share your ‘First Day of School’ photos with TAPinto Verona/Cedar Grove readers this year.  

Send your favorite pictures of Verona and Cedar Grove students, teachers, principals, staff or schools to Tell us who is in the ...

Cedar Grove High School to Display Permanent 9/11 Memorial

CEDAR GROVE, NJ - A four foot piece of the World Trade Center steel will be part of a permanent display at Cedar Grove High School.

Cedar Grove Waves and the Cedar Grove Board of Education secured a four foot piece of World Trade Center 9/11 steel with the help of the Port Authority PBA and the World Trade Center Memorial Fund.  According to Cedar Grove Waves organizer and ...

Cedar Grove Superintendent Updates on Progress Made at South End School

CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Cedar Grove Superintendent of Schools Michael Fetherman provided an update via Facebook on Tuesday on the progress made at the flood-damaged South End School in order to get ready for the first day of classes on Wednesday.

Heavy rains on Aug.11 caused flash flooding in Cedar Grove and surrounding towns.  South End School sustained damage to 16 classrooms and eight ...

Superintendent Says South End School Will Be Ready for First Day of School

CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Superintendent Michael Fetherman said that South End School will be ready to open on Sept. 5 as scheduled after last weeks flash flooding caused significant damage.

Heavy rains on Aug.11 caused flash flooding in Cedar Grove and surrounding towns.  South End School sustained damage to 16 classrooms and eight storage areas.  Paul Davis Recover Reconstruction ...

Essex County Tech Schools Pull $16M from Bank over Foreclosure Practices

NEWARK, NJ - Essex County Schools of Technology is following suit with the county government and will no longer bank with Wells Fargo over the bank's foreclosure practices.  

MORE: Reverend plans to meet with Wells Fargo over Newark foreclosures

Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. earlier this month announced the county was cutting ties with the bank and ...

South End School Sustains Damage in Flash Flooding

CEDAR GROVE, NJ - With the first day of school just three weeks away, Cedar Grove Board of Education announced that South End School suffered water damage during Saturday's flash flooding.  

According to a letter from Superintendent Michael Fetherman, 16 classrooms and eight storage areas were impacted.  Fetherman said Paul Davis Recover Reconstruction began working on ...


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North End School runs Saturday Pre-K

September 19, 2018

The North End FSA is happy to once again offer Saturday pre-k to children who will enter our school for kindergarten in Sept of 2019.