WMS News

March 17, 2019

  WARREN, NJ - It wasn’t easy, but the Warren Township Board of Education approved its preliminary 2019-20  budget at the last board meeting. After presentation of the proposed budget by Superintendent Dr. Matthew Mingle and Business Administrator Pat Leonhardt, and almost four hours of ...

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WARREN, NJ - Warren Middle School nurse Lisa Lontai has been awarded the Excellence in School Nursing Award for the State of New Jersey from the New Jersey State School Nurse Association (NJSSNA). This award is bestowed upon one school nurse within the entire state of NJ.  Lontai has been with ...

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WARREN, NJ - Students in each of the Warren Township Schools participated in a “Start with Hello” week in February. Sandy Hook Promise, a national non-profit organization based out of Newtown, Connecticut created this program in an effort to protect children and reduce social isolation.

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren community is rallying around John Thomas Torrisi, who most family and friends affectionately call JT,  a third grade student at Warren’s Woodland School who has been hospitalized and has been in a coma since mid February.   He woke from the coma on Sunday and a GoFundMe ...

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WARREN, NJ - Five teachers have been recognized for their exceptional contributions to the students of Warren Township Schools as part of a district initiative to reward outstanding educators. The following teachers are this year’s recipients of the Excellence in Education Award:  Jan Brennan, ...

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  WARREN, NJ - Be prepared for a 5 a.m. call. Watchung Hills Regional High School and all sending Districts are monitoring the weather and preparing for a possible early closure or school closing on Wednesday.   “We are closely monitoring tomorrow's forecast of snow/sleet predicted for the ...

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WARREN, NJ – Warren Middle School Principal George Villar presented an overview of the arts, hands on learning, and the fitness center at the last meeting of the Warren Township Board of Education.  Student’s art was displayed, and a video was shown with clips of the student produced WMS news, ...

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WARREN, NJ - Warren Township Schools, Watchung Hills Regional High School, Long Hill, Green Brook, Watchung, and North Plainfield Schools have all made the call to cancel school and all after school activities on Tuesday. Gov. Phil Murphy has declared a state of emergency for New Jersey ahead of ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren Middle School Girls Basketball team remains unbeaten after defeating Summit in the Central Jersey Junior Basketball League quarterfinal round, 41-25.    Melina Rebimbas led the team with 23 points followed by Morgan Groff with 14. The girls’ move on to play Ridge in ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Regional High School and all sending districts will have a 2-hour delayed opening, January 18, 2019, due to inclement weather and poor road conditions.    In Warren, AM Preschool and AlphaBest Before Care are cancelled. The schedule is as follows: ALT 10:10 ...

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WARREN, NJ - The first Warren Township Board of Education meeting of 2019 was held with two of the three new members sworn in, a board president and vice-president named, and the upcoming referendum vote discussed. For entry into the minutes, Business Administrator Pat Leonhardt provided the ...

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WARREN, NJ - Everyone loves Santa. Hundreds of Warrenites braved the rain to see Santa at the Holiday Walk sponsored by the Warren Township Chamber of Commerce this year. The event started at 3 p.m. at the Pheasant Run Plaza, where Santa Claus arrived on a fire truck  to a waiting crowd.

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WARREN, NJ - Warren Township students wrote almost 1000 letters,  paying tribute to all American veterans and those in active service who have served their country, Superintendent Matthew Mingle shared at the last meeting of the Warren Township Board of Education. Warren Middle School students ...

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WARREN, NJ - Warren Middle School (WMS) recently welcomed  new Peer Leaders for the 2018-2019 school year. Peer Leaders are 8th Grade students who play an important role in mentoring younger students within the Warren Township School District. They are a select group of student leaders who are ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren Middle School boys and girls soccer teams remain unbeaten and are going to the finals.   The Warren Middle School boys soccer team defeated Montgomery Wednesday 6-2 to advance to the finals of the Central Jersey Junior Soccer Association Championship. “Each player on ...

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  WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township Green Team, in partnership with the Watchung Hills Regional High School Environmental Club, will hold a free showing of “Saving The Great Swamp: Battle to Defeat the Jetport, ” on Oct. 18, at 7 p.m. in the South Auditorium at Watchung Hills Regional High ...

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WARREN, NJ - Warren Township Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Matthew Mingle, will call for a district wide homework free weekend, Friday, Oct. 12, through Sunday, Oct.14 in conjunction with Somerset County’s 13th annual Weekend Journey through the Past. The event will offer free family fun ...

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WARREN, NJ - The ribbon has been cut. The East County Turf Field officially opened on Sunday with help from Watchung Hills Pop Warner Wolverine players, cheerleaders, parents, coaches and a who’s who of Warren, Somerset County, New Jersey, and Pop Warner ...

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WARREN, NJ - Some call it the most wonderful day of the year. The first day of school at all Warren elementary schools, Warren Middle School and Watchung Hills Regional High School is Thursday, Sept. 6. The first day of school is a full day for K-8 students and for Watchung Hills students who will ...

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WARREN, NJ - Maria Mensinger will join Warren Middle School (WMS) as the Assistant Principal/Dean of Students on September 1.  Mensinger was previously with the Bernards Township School District for 15 years.  While in Bernards Township, Mensinger held different roles such as School Psychologist, ...

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WARREN, NJ - The wait is over. Warren Township School District schedules and bus information is anticipated to be emailed by Monday night and WHRHS school schedules and bus information are now available on Parent Access.   All WHRHS parents and students should read all sections on ...

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/WARREN, NJ - In a few short weeks, Warren Township students will be returning to school. Some important dates to start the 2018-19 school year and plan for the first week of school are: Teacher assignments and bus information will go out to Warren Township School District students on Monday, ...

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WARREN, NJ  - Two candidates filed for the three seats up for re-election  on the Warren Township Board of Education, according to the Somerset County Clerk's Office. Current board members Paige Albano, Andrea Freijomil and Ilana Goldstein did not file for re-election, according to the clerk's ...

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  WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township School District will not be losing any of its state aid this year – but the Somerset County Vocational & Technical High School will be losing a marginal amount. The state has released revised numbers regarding state aid to all districts in New ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township Board of Education accepted the resignation of Warren Middle School Dean of Students, Max Achtau, at Monday’s night’s meeting and approved his replacement Achtau’s resignation is effective July 27. Maria Mensinger, currently Supervisor of Special Services for ...

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WARREN, NJ - A Celebration of the Arts, Warren Township School District’s community event featuring art created by students in kindergarten through grade 8, was held for the first time this spring at Warren Middle School.   This memorable event was the result of many individuals across the ...

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WARREN, NJ- The Warren Township School Distruct will host the first celebration of the arts on Thursday, May 30 at Warren Middle School at 100 Stirling Road. Visit anytime between 4-8 p.m. Select performances from student musicians will take place at 5:00 and 5:45pm in the library during the ...

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WARREN, NJ - Residents lined the parade route to honor those who have fought and died for our nation at the annual Warren Township Memorial Day Parade on Monday. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rme76_-p4TI Following the parade, a wreath-laying ceremony was conducted at the Municipal Complex to ...

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WARREN, NJ - Different is not synonymous with deficient and autism does not need to be cured, a Warren Middle School student told the Warren Township Board of Education at its meeting on Monday, May 21.   Johannes Wellerding, an eighth grade student at Warren Middle School, took the ...

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WARREN, NJ - “America saved my life,”  Erwin Ganz expressed to the entire eighth grade class at Warren Middle School (WMS), on Tuesday, April 17.  Ganz, one of the last survivors of Kristallnacht, came to share his personal story with the 8th graders at Warren Middle School. Ganz was born in ...

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