Education

May 29, 2020

WARREN, NJ - Flexible Instruction days may present challenges and hardships but sometimes there is a silver lining.  On May 21, 2020, all Warren Township Schools’ (WTS) students participated in a Virtual Field Day created by the WTS Physical Education (PE) Department. Although the children weren’t ...

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WARREN, NJ - Warren Township Schools is offering a Virtual Summer Fun 2020 program and all classes will be LIVE- STREAMED. Students will be able to interact with teachers and other children online while learning, creating, playing, and just having fun. Registration is still open for Warren ...

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WARREN, NJ - Each weekday evening at 7:30 P.M. the Warren Township Schools’ librarians are taking turns hosting a virtual storytimesession called, “Late Night @ The Library.”  All interested Warren students and their siblings are encouraged to listen along each evening.   Late Night @ The ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Jewett began the Superintendent’s comments at the last meeting of the Board of Education with some updates on graduation. Due to the current guidelines that include a ban on gatherings of more than 10 people, and the challenges of ...

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WARREN, NJ - Elizabeth C. Jewett, Ph.D., Superintendent of the Watchung Hills Regional High School District, has been named the Somerset County Superintendent of the Year by the Somerset County Association of School Administrators. Watchung Hills Board of Education President Rita Barone  made ...

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WARREN, NJ - Pride. Each year the NJEA provides grants for school districts to complete projects that support the community. This year, Warren Township Central School’s very own school secretary, Jane Auriemma, applied for a special grant on behalf of the Warren Township Education Association ...

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WARREN, NJ - Warren Township Schools is proud to offer a Virtual Summer Fun 2020 program.  All classes will be LIVE- STREAMED! Students will be able to interact with teachers and other children online while learning, creating, playing, and just having fun!  You can find a detailed brochure of the ...

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WARREN, NJ - The future is uncertain, but we can still plan.  "On Tuesday, May 19th at 7pm, The WHRHS Guidance Department is excited to host our very first Virtual College Panel. The panel will help navigate the issues related to Juniors and Seniors making college application and admission ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township Board of Education approved a list of supplemental virtual after school activities that began in May, and as of May 12 over 200 students are enrolled and participating in one or more virtual supplemental after school activities.   Warren Township Schools ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) English Teacher Jana Battiloro and her students discovered the use of a different kind of chalk board and a “Poetry Inspiration Challenge” during the Covid-19 Pandemic. The exercise helped students explore one way to harness the power of ...

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WARREN, NJ - If there is ever a dominant common characteristic enabling the students, faculty, administration, even parents to get the most educational value out of the experience of living during the time of the 2020 Covid-19 Pandemic, it is a newfound appreciation for all the essential workers, ...

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WARREN, NJ - Snow in May? No, but Watchung Hills will use one of its three remaining snow days on Friday, May 8. Watchung Hills Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Jewett said at Tuesday’s meeting of the Board of Education that the district has a plan to use the three remaining snow days as a break ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township Board of Education approved a $48,473,357 budget for the 2020-21 school year at a Monday, April 27 virtual meeting, which includes a zero percent impact on the tax levy. “Due to the financial uncertainty created by the COVID-19 pandemic, the final budget ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township Board of Education approved a new employment contract for Dr. Matthew Mingle, superintendent, at its meeting on Monday, April 27, 2020.   The Board voted unanimously to modify Mingle’s current contract, which runs from July 1, 2017, through June 30, 2022, to ...

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WARREN, NJ - The video says it all. Warriors united. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fapIC8xE67I&feature=youtu.be

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WARREN, NJ - Flexible Instruction has created many obstacles for teachers throughout the country to be able to engage with their students in real-time. Warren Township Schools has developed a process to support their educators with professional development specifically related to the use of ...

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WARREN, NJ - At Board of Education meetings this week, Watchung Hills and the sending districts discussed the continuation of distance learning as well as planning for the rest of the school year. Watchung Hills Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Jewett on Tuesday, and Warren Township School District ...

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WARREN, NJ - During these unprecedented times, all throughout the county those in the healthcare field, police, first responders, restaurant staff, educators, grocery store employees and many more have risen to the occasion to support their communities.   In addition to essential employees, many ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Jewett provided the following update on Friday:   Dear WHRHS Learning Community, I hope that this message finds you healthy and safe as we all navigate our way through this unprecedented series of events.  I know that I echo our ...

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WARREN, NJ - Grade 1 students at Central School in Warren, NJ are creating thank-you cards for the doctors and nurses at University Hospital in Newark, New Jersey.  Grade 1 teachers, Miss Kimberly Felber, Mrs. Taralynn Ceccato and Mrs. Christina DeShields shared virtual instructions with their ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township Board of Education held its last meeting virtually, with only Superintendent Dr. Matthew Mingle in the Board office.    Click here for meeting video Discussion focused on the districts distance learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. All in all, the district ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Board of Education approved the new Director of Special Education, discussed the distance learning plan as well as probable next steps at the last meeting of the board. See Superintendents comments here  The meeting, held during the first week of the district’s ...

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WARREN, NJ -  “Shining Brighter Every Day” is the motto of the Warren Township Schools. During week 1 of Flexible Instruction Days, the essence of that phrase was exemplified through extraordinary work by students, families, the entire staff and administration.    The district is extremely ...

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  WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Regional High School and the sending districts of Warren, Watchung, Green Brook and Long Hill begin an extended closure today, Monday, Mar. 16  through spring break, April 12. Monday morning all K-12 students began distance learning.   At Watchung Hills the ...

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WARREN, NJ - A Warren Township resident, the parent of a K-8 Warren student, has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a letter sent to parents and guardians on Sunday from Dr. Matthew Mingle, Superintendent of Warren Township Schools. "The District learned today that a parent of a student ...

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WARREN, NJ - Nothing has been decided yet, so please don't start contacting the schools, but College Board has provided an update regarding the upcoming Advanced Placement tests. College Board on Friday said: The AP Program is closely monitoring the updates and guidance about the coronavirus ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Regional High School has communicated the following guidelines for attendance reporting during the COVID-19 Health-Related School Closure. Watchung Hills Regional High School and the sending districts of Warren, Watchung, Green Brook and Long Hill announced a delayed ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township Committee, Superintendents of Warren Township and Watchung Hills schools, and Middle-Brook Regional Health Commission President and Warren Township Health Officer Kevin Sumner discussed the local response to the coronavirus pandemic at the last meeting of the Warren ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Regional High School and the sending districts of Warren, Watchung, Green Brook and Long Hill have announced a delayed opening for Friday, Mar. 13 followed by an extended closure through spring break.  The SAT scheduled for Saturday at WHRHS is cancelled. At ...

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UPDATE: cancelled     WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills and College Board have been monitoring the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), and we are focused on the health and safety of students and test center staff.   With test day quickly approaching, please see the below ...

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