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Caldwell-West Caldwell Board of Education Updates Parents on Full-Day Kindergarten Discussion

February 17, 2017

CALDWELL, NJ — For more than a year, parents of the Caldwell-West Caldwell school district have been attending board of education meetings to address the need for a full-day kindergarten program in town. On Monday, Superintendent of Schools James Heinegg updated the public on the progress of the full day kindergarten referendum.

In a recent survey sent out to district parents in ...

Our Lady of the Lake One of 50 Private Schools to be Nominated by the Council for American Private Education (CAPE) for the National Blue Ribbon Schools Program

Verona, NJ - Our Lady of the Lake School (OLL), a 2011 Blue Ribbon School, received its second-consecutive nomination for the National Blue Ribbon Schools Program by the Council for American Private Education (CAPE). 

OLL is one of 50 private schools throughout the nation to have its application submitted to the U.S. Department of Education for further review. The list of ...

James Caldwell High School Announces Second Marking Period ShopRite Stars

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — ShopRite of West Caldwell announced this week that its second marking period ShopRite Stars for James Caldwell High School (WEHS), who were nominated in five categories, include Roxanne Wilcox for Academics, Christian Dalla Riva for Athletics, Haley Askling for Arts, Diana Abraham for Community Service and Lydia Wielgus for Leadership. 

The ...

Trinity Academy Leads the Way in STEM Program with Upcoming Expo

CALDWELL, NJ — Trinity Academy has been chosen by the Archdiocese of Newark to be a pilot school for a new STEM program titled “Global Challenges, Local Solutions.” This innovative program aims to empower students to develop solutions and technologies to meet challenges we face now and in the future.

Trinity Academy is one of only 30 schools selected by the Archdiocese ...

Caldwell-West Caldwell (CWC) Public Schools Closed Thursday

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — All Caldwell-West Caldwell (CWC) Public Schools will be closed on Thursday, Feb. 9 due to snow in the forecast.  

The CWC school district urges all students and their loved ones to stay safe.

West Essex High School Announces Second Marking Period ShopRite Stars

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — ShopRite of West Caldwell announced this week that its second marking period ShopRite Stars for West Essex High School (WEHS), who were nominated in five categories, include Isabel Parzecki for Academics, Lia Sinis for Athletics, Deirdre Brady for Arts, Max Prince for Community Service and Nicholas Cerrigone for Leadership. 

The ShopRite Stars ...

Golda Och Academy Seniors Donate Hair for Breast Cancer Fundraiser

WEST ORANGE, NJ — In just a few weeks, Golda Och Academy’s senior class will depart for its three-month trip to Israel or start a formal internship program.

Before the Breast Cancer Awareness (BCA) club’s seniors and founding members hand over the reign to the next set of leaders, the group has organized one last fundraiser. In the two years that the club has been ...

RWJBarnabas and Seton Hall Athletics Host Write on Sports Workshop

NEWARK, NJ – A group of Write on Sports (WoS) students from West Orange, East Orange, Hawthorne, Clifton and Newark put their journalism skills into practice during a recent workshop at Prudential Center with the Seton Hall University men’s basketball team. 

WoS, headquartered in West Orange, is a not-for-profit organization that receives funding from individuals, foundations ...

Rutgers Human Ecology Professor Presents Research Findings at James Caldwell High School

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — Speaking of her work in Ghana researching the effects of environmental, agricultural and political changes on people’s health and livelihood, geographer Dr. Heidi Hausermann, Assistant Professor in the Department of Human Ecology at Rutgers University, recently gave a presentation to students at James Caldwell High School.

Hausermann uses an ...

Caldwell/West Caldwell Board of Education Discusses Goals for 2017

CALDWELL, NJ — Following an annual report from the Caldwell/West Caldwell school district's auditor, who reported at the board of education meeting Monday that the finances of the school are “very balanced,” Superintendent Dr. James Heinegg reiterated many of the plans that the district has for this year.

According to Heinegg, the district will continue to implement ...

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