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May 11, 2022

Mount Saint Mary Academy junior, Olivia Encarnacion, will attend the Notre Dame Leadership Seminar program for 10 days in July on the Notre Dame campus. Among thousands of applicants, Olivia was one of approximately 120 students selected to participate in the leadership program. This competitive ...

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Ruth Anne Munroe, Director of Campus Ministry and Student Council Moderator at Mount Saint Mary Academy in Watchung, reported that the Mercy Girl Effect Award has been presented to the Academy’s 2021-2022 Student Council Executive Board. “Each year, the five-member board is challenged with a ...

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WARREN, NJ – Watchung Hills Board of Education adopted a $44,337,755 budget for 2022-23 with a tax levy of $33,021,286 which is an increase of just under 1% at .97 %. Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Jewett and Business Administrator Timothy Stys presented highlights of the budget to the Watchung ...

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WARREN, NJ -- The Warren Township School District has information available for citizens interested in running for the board of education. The Warren Township Board of Education will have three vacancies in the November 8, 2022, Annual School Election, Shannon Regan, a spokesperson for the ...

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WARREN, NJ -- Watchung Hills Regional High School Hall of Fame Committee is honored to announce its five newest members to the Class of 2022.  The inductees will be honored with a ceremony and reception to be held at the high school on Friday, May 20. The activities will begin at 6:00 ...

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WARREN, NJ — Watchung Hills softball improved to 10-0 after shutting out Verona on Saturday, 4-0. Kaysen Shikar and Amanda Medina each allowed just one hit in the circle for the Warriors. Ella Stevinson won the team MVP. “Warriors are keeping it rolling to a fantastic 10-0 record,” said ...

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WARREN, NJ — After a five hour meeting, the Warren Township Board of Education approved the 2022-23 budget and made changes to the lunch program. The budget was approved as written by a vote of 8-1. Board member Daniel Croson voted no. SEE VIDEO HERE The budget includes sufficient funds to ...

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WARREN, NJ -- Arrow of Light scout Constantin Bellmann of Pack 182 in Warren took First Place in the 2021 National Scout Life Reading Contest. Constantin was featured in the May 2022 Scout Life Magazine and was the recipient of a $100 Scout Shop gift card after writing a 500-word book report on ...

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WARREN, NJ — The Watchung Hills Board of Education voted at its last meeting to authorize Board counsel to file a Petition of Appeal with the Commissioner of Education challenging a reapportionment determination, pursuant to N.J.A.C. 6A:3-3.1. Executive County Superintendent of Schools Roger ...

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WARREN, NJ — Watchung Hills Regional High School presented the proposed 2022-23 budget and have a public hearing on the budget scheduled for Tuesday, April 26.   See ...

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WARREN, NJ — Watchung Hills is preparing for the next phases of its capital plan in support of the strategic plan. Architects Steven Siegel and Justin Kozik of Spiezle Architectural Group presented the next phase of proposed capital projects at the last meeting of the Watchung Hills Board of ...

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EMPORIA, KANSAS – A career teacher at Hillsborough High School in New Jersey was surprised Wednesday afternoon at what was expected to be a Debate Club meeting after school. Robert Fenster learned that he has been selected as one of only five career teachers to be inducted into The National ...

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SKILLMAN, NJ — “We’re going to Lehigh!” was the text that flew through the Team 41 community on Sunday night. After a rough start, Watchung Hills’ Team 41 RoboWarriors made it to the finals at the F.I.R.S.T. Montgomery Qualifiers Competition and were awarded the "Innovation in Control" ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Somerset County Department of Health is informing public schools of a statewide emergency recall of Guida’s milk and is asking for all products to be removed from the school’s cafeteria and distribution suspended. According to the New Jersey Department of Health, ...

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WARREN, NJ — The Warren Township Police Department will again be recognizing Autism Awareness Month for April 2022.  Throughout the month, officers will be wearing special edition patrol hats depicting the Warren Township Police Autism patch designed by Warren Police Ofc. Victoria Ciampa.  ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ-- Three scouts from Troop 235 of North Plainfield were honored on Sunday for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout - the highest rank attainable in Scouts BSA, formerly Boy Scouts of America.   And they are: Brian Green, Adam Stevens, and Anthony Ventriglia.  The three have ...

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WARREN, NJ -- Students in Mrs. Donna Bardy’s English Language Arts (ELA) class recently finished reading the NY Times best-seller, El Deafo, a graphic novel by Cece Bell.  Throughout Bell’s story, the reader learns of Bell’s experiences growing up with hearing loss and her insecurities about using ...

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WARREN, NJ — Watchung Hills Board of Education President Robert Morrison addressed comments made by the Muslim-Hindu-Jewish Coalition at the last meeting of the Watchung Hills Board of Education during public commentary. Morrison said:   For months there has been a lot of factually ...

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WARREN, NJ -- 4th and 5th grade Student Leaders from Warren's Central School recently organized and executed a successful fundraiser for the Somerset Regional Animal Shelter (SRAS).  From February 28, through March 4, the event pulled in over 650 items from the Central School ...

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WARREN, NJ -- First grade students from Mt. Horeb School received a big surprise last week when their little hatchlings broke free from their shells.  Students in Ms. Cicalese, Mrs. Harris, and Mrs. Maag’s classes have been closely monitoring their classroom visitors.  Each class has been ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ —A seventh grader at Watchung’s Valley View School was awarded first place in the New Jersey Educational Computing Cooperative (NJECC ) Mini-Documentary Challenge. The student is Emma Speeney. Watchung Superintendent George Alexis at the last meeting of the Watchung Board of ...

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WARREN, NJ -- The morning of February 25 started off very cold and icy, resulting in a delayed opening for all students and staff in Warren Township.  However, Woodland students had a particularly warm and cozy morning once they arrived at school.   Dressed in their favorite pajamas, and ...

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EDISON, NJ -- The Wardlaw+Hartridge School this year established a new partnership with Global Online Academy (GOA), an international consortium of leading independent schools that unites behind a common mission: to reimagine learning to empower middle and high school students and educators to ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ -- The Watchung Hills robotics team, RoboWarriors Team 41, over the weekend finished qualifying matches ranked 2/36 teams at the Bridgewater Tournament and made it to the final elimination round. And the team won the Excellence in Engineering Award. See here and here What ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ -- North Plainfield schools will be mask optional beginning Monday, March 7. "Upon a review of the Department of Health guidance and in consultation with our local health department, beginning Monday, March 7, 2022, the North Plainfield School District will not require masks ...

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WARREN, NJ — Both the Warren Township School District and Watchung Hills Regional High School District confirmed at their board of education meetings this week that masks will be optional in school beginning on Monday, March 7. Period.  Masking will not be tied to NJ Cali scores, and there will ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ – Mount Saint Mary Academy is currently accepting registrations for its 2022 Summer Academy Enrichment and Sports Program. Open to rising sixth through eighth grade girls, the two-week program, which features half and full-day options, is designed to empower girls to try new things in ...

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WARREN, NJ -- The next board meeting of the Warren Township Board of Education is on Monday, February 28, 2022 at 6:00 PM at the Warren Middle School. It is anticipated that the regular business portion of the meeting will begin at approximately 7:00 p.m. The Board Meeting will also be virtual via ...

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WARREN, NJ -- Due to the predicted icy road conditions, Warren Township Schools and Watchung Hills Regional High School will have a two-hour delayed opening on Friday, February 25, 2022.  A decision on whether school will be closed at Watchung Hills will be made by 6:45AM. AM Preschool and ...

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WARREN, NJ — Watchung Hills Board of Education President Robert Morrison gave an update on the regionalization feasibility study to both the board and the Warren Township committee at their last meetings. SEE VIDEO HERE Watchung Hills does not have a position regarding the outcome of the ...

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