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Warren Middle School Tackles Bullying with New Upstander of the Week

September 22, 2017

WARREN, NJ - Each week, Warren Middle School students and staff will nominate one student who has been an Upstander, a person who demonstrates kindness, compassion and caring to another student, especially in standing up for someone who is in danger of being bullied.  And this week's middle school Upstander:  8th grader Jackie Harrison for "always being kind and ...

Mindfulness in Warren: Linda Lantieri Speaks to Watchung Hills Staff on Social and Emotional Learning

WARREN, NJ - Keynote Speaker Linda Lantieri, co-founder and Senior Program Advisor for Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning (CASEL), urged teachers at Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) to not only teach with a more fundamental awareness of the social and emotional influences on students’ readiness to learn, ...

Sabattis Saved: Boy Scouts' Adventure Camp to Remain Open After Patriots’ Paths Council Executive Board Vote

CEDAR KNOLLS, NJ -- The Patriots’ Paths Council Executive Board met on Monday, Sept. 18 in a special session to discuss the future operation of Sabattis Adventure Camp, which was threatened with closure.

After thorough and thoughtful discussion, the Board voted to continue Sabbatis camping activities through the end of the 2019 summer camping season. The Board ...

Somerset County Teacher of the Year:  An Honor He Chooses To Share with Those Who Taught Him

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The electronic horn resonates in the hallways of Somerville High School to signal the end of the school day, but outside Room 214 a crowd of freshmen with backpacks and book bags congregates waiting for the door to open.

The students file in, right arms extended, to fist bump the teacher who greets them just inside the room. It’s the usual routine, every Monday and ...

Warren Middle School Tackles Bullying With Upstander of the Week, Announces First Upstanders

WARREN, NJ - Warren Middle School has launched a new initiative to promote the pillars of character, upstander of the week.

Each week, Warren Middle School students and staff will nominate one student who has been an Upstander, a person who demonstrates kindness, compassion and caring to another student, especially in standing up for someone who is in danger of being bullied.  And the ...

Watchung Hills Board of Education Responds to ADA Settlement Frenzy

WARREN, NJ - After a settlement agreement was released by the US attorneys office and social media discussions became heated on Tuesday, Watchung Hills Board of Education president Bob Morrison took the opportunity to address the issue at Tuesday's board meeting. 

He said:

We would like to provide clarification on some recent media reports regarding a settlement that this ...

Watchung Hills Regional High School District Agrees To Settle Claim It Violated Americans With Disabilities Act, U.S. Attorney Says

WARREN, NJ – The Watchung Hills Regional High School District Board of Education has agreed to settle allegations that it violated the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) when it failed to evacuate at least one student with a mobility disability during a school-wide evacuation and failed to have any policies addressing emergency evacuations of students with disabilities, Acting U.S.

WHRHS Goes Back to School: Watchung Hills Students Help Welcome Teachers and Staff

WARREN, NJ – Superintendent Elizabeth Jewett, Principal George Alexis and Director of Human Resources Beth Scheiderman welcomed teachers back on Tuesday, Sept. 5, to the 2017-2018 School Year Opening Day at Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS)

Following opening remarks at a Staff Convocation, the teachers were treated to a ...

Warren Township Goes Back to School in Photos: Back to School Nights Scheduled

WARREN, NJ - Warren Township Schools and Watchung Hills Regional High School began the 2017-18 school year on Thursday.

TAPinto Warren wishes teachers, parents, caregivers and students all a seamless start to the school year as Dolphins, Eagles, Gators, Warriors, Wolverines,and Woodchucks all have returned to school and Back to School nights are scheduled. 

 

Warren Middle ...

Save the Dates: Back to School Information for Warren Parents and Students

WARREN, NJ - By week's end, all Warren Township students will have returned to school. Some important dates to start the 2017-18 school year and plan for the first week of school are:

Walk Throughs and Orientation

For all K-5 students and family members, a Walk Through where students can walk through the building, meet their teachers, and see their classrooms will take ...

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ALC Students Working Effectively in the Corporate World

September 21, 2017

Several Academy Learning Center (ALC) students are working successfully in a corporate environment at the Manalapan based RxS LLC, a provider of “Compliance Sample Management Solutions” to pharmaceutical and biotech companies.

For years, ALC students have worked well with area employers, including department stores, supermarkets and restaurants, through its Community-based ...