Caldwell-West Caldwell School District In the News

May 18, 2016

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — James Caldwell High School (JCHS), West Caldwell, announced the final four Shop Rite Stars of the 2015-2016 school year. Recognized for their excellence in the areas of academics, arts, athletics, leadership and community service, the senior students are nominated every marking ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ — James Caldwell High School (JCHS) will host Pequanock High School on Saturday, May 14, when the schools play during the annual Lacrosse Saturday at the West Caldwell high school for the Becky Cup. Created by JCHS varsity coach John Timan and head Pequanock coach Josh ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ — Fourth and fifth grade students at Wilson Elementary School, West Caldwell, helped to raise $460 for St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital on Wednesday, March 23, and Wednesday, March 30, when they participated in the school’s first 3-on-3 basketball tournament organized by ...

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"Let your knowledge be power." With this quote, World Languages Department Coordinator for Classical Languages, Latin teacher and club advisor Dr. Christopher Trause honored and completed the induction of nineteen students from James Caldwell High School (JCHS), West Caldwell, into the National ...

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CALDWELL, NJ – Grover Cleveland Middle School in Caldwell, recently announced its Students of the Month for June. This month’s students are: sixth grader Phillip Krupp; seventh grader Mario Garcel; and eighth grader Nicholas Castellano. “Phillip demonstrates great work ethic and sportsmanship ...

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CALDWELL, NJ - Fifteen students from Jefferson, Washington and Wilson Elementary Schools in West Caldwell, and Lincoln Elementary and Grover Cleveland Middle School in Caldwell, were selected to perform at the North Jersey School Music Association (NJSMA) Elementary Honors Orchestra Festival. Open ...

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CALDWELL, NJ – James Caldwell High School has announced that Jim Devlin will be the school’s new principal starting next school year. "Being appointed principal of James Caldwell High School is a tremendous honor,” Devlin said. “I am eager to meet the faculty, students, and their families, and ...

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CALDWELL, NJ - Steelcase Education has awarded a grant valued at more than $50,000 to Grover Cleveland Middle School in Caldwell for the installation of an active learning classroom through the Active Learning Center (ALC) program, a grant initiative launched in 2014. Twelve schools and ...

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CALDWELL, NJ - Recently, Elvira Woodruff, author of many popular picture and middle grade books including “A Dragon in my Backpack” and “George Washington’s Socks,” visited the students at Lincoln Elementary School in Caldwell. In a highly-interactive, motivational format, Woodruff intrigued the ...

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CALDWELL, NJ – Grover Cleveland Middle School in Caldwell has announced its “Students of the Month” for May. To be nominated as Student of the Month, students must achieve academic success, exhibit appropriate behavior, possess a positive and friendly attitude, be genuine in that they are ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – Recently, ten students from Grover Cleveland Middle School in Caldwell participated in the Carol Geers Memorial Forensic Tournament at Livingston High School, returning with 14 individual trophies and earning first place overall in both Declamation and Interpretive Reading.  ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Four students from James Caldwell High School in West Caldwell auditioned and were selected to perform with the 2015 New Jersey Music Educators Association (MJMEA) All-State Mixed Chorus or All-State Women’s Chorus. Junior Nicole Bruno and sophomore Meredith Donlin will ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Jacob Charpentier, Adeline Maykish and Will McCoy, seniors from James Caldwell High School in West Caldwell, have signed letters of intent to play collegiate athletics, joining classmates Jessica Bracamonte, Leanna Chen, Gianna Genello, Jamie Hreniuk, and Stefano Russillo, ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Student artists at James Caldwell High School in West Caldwell are learning that art can be more than decorative—it can help to save lives. The students, in grades nine through 12, are teaming with Design Consign, a consignment shop located in Fairfield, to help bring customers ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Sixty-four students from James Caldwell High School in West Caldwell, were recognized on Wednesday, April 22, for achieving high academic success during their tenure at JCHS, at the school’s annual Academic Banquet that was held at Mayfair Farms in West Orange. Students who ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ – Students from Lincoln and Washington Elementary Schools joined together this year, raising nearly $11,000 for the American Heart Association through their annual Jump Rope for Heart Event. At the event, students got their hearts and muscles pumping as they rotated around the ...

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CALDWELL, NJ - Students and teachers at Lincoln Elementary celebrated their fourth annual “Poem in My Pocket Day” on April 30, sharing poems that they found interesting, meaningful or amusing. Part of National Poetry Month, the idea for the day was simple: students and teachers wore a pocket around ...

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CALDWELL, NJ - Three students from James Caldwell High School (JCHS) in West Caldwell, auditioned, qualified and performed with the North Jersey Association for Jazz Education’s Honors Vocal Jazz Ensemble. Of 26 members, three James Caldwell High students were selected for this elite ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ – According to school officials, eighth-grade students from Grover Cleveland Middle School, in Caldwell impressed their peers, parents and scientists from Novartis, Students2Science and Montclair State University on Thursday, April 9, during the school’s first Eighth Grade ...

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CALDWELL, NJ – Grover Cleveland Middle School has announced that the following are Students are of the Month for April: sixth grader Max Ruiz; seventh grader Tabitha Spitz; and eighth grader Sydney Ash. To be nominated as Student of the Month, students must achieve academic success, exhibit ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Nineteen students from James Caldwell High School (JCHS) were inducted into the National Junior Classical League (NJCL) Latin Honor Society on Wednesday at a ceremony held at the school. Led by the World Languages Department Coordinator for Classical Languages, Latin ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ – Joshua Kopen, a senior at James Caldwell High School, West Caldwell, has been named a finalist by the National Merit® Scholarship Corporation. Approximately 15,000 Semifinalists nationwide, or approximately one-third of the 50,000 high scorers, are notified that they have ...

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CALDWELL, NJ – Grover Cleveland Middle School in Caldwell has announced that Corinne Maiorano, a seventh grade student, has been accepted as a Junior Finalist into the Honors Junior Band for the 2015 Middle School Honors Performance Series at Carnegie Hall. Maiorano, who studies bassoon with ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ – James Caldwell High School has announced its ShopRite Stars for the first and second quarters of the 2014-2015 school year. Senior students are nominated every marking period in the areas of academics, arts, athletics, leadership and community service. They are then notified ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ – Fourteen students from Wilson Elementary School, in West Caldwell, took the stage on Thursday, February 26, to participate in the school’s second annual Geography Bee. Coordinated by the teachers and Principal Scott Keena, each third- to fifth-grade classroom held a ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - The James Caldwell High School spring musical, “The Addams Family—a New Musical Comedy,” is being presented from March 19 to March 21 at 7:30 p.m., and on March 22 at 2 p.m., at the James Caldwell High School Center for Performing Arts, 265 Westville Ave. There will be a ...

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CALDWELL, NJ – Grover Cleveland Middle School (GCMS) has announced that its March Students of the Month are: sixth grader Erica Maloney, seventh grader Julia Garamella and eighth grader Jenna Dolce. To be a Student of the Month at GCMS, Caldwell, students must achieve academic success, exhibit ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - James Caldwell High School (JCHS) has announced  that seniors Jessica Bracamonte, Leanna Chen, Gianna Genello, Jamie Hreniuk, and Stefano Russillo have signed letters of intent to play athletics at the college level. Bracamonte, an honors student and defender for JCHS, ...

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Caldwell, NJ – Under the guidance of chorus director Deana Larsen and band director Andrew Burrows, three students from Caldwell-West Caldwell  have been accepted into the North Jersey Music Educators Association (NJMEA) Region I Junior High School Chorus and Region I Junior High School Band, ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Recently, students from Washington Elementary School in West Caldwell brought smiles and handmade Valentine bags to the residents of Crane's Mill Continuing Care Retirement Community. The students, members of the school's newly formed K-Club delivered the treats to nearly 60 ...

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