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Montclair Schools To Discuss Reopening Plans at Virtual Town Hall, Thursday, August 12

Montclair School's district administrators on the reopening committee will hold a virtual town hall at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 12 to discuss the reopening plan for September. Parents and caregivers can send in...

BELA Summer Academy Students Take A Fresh Look at Lackawanna Plaza

For years now, the development of Lackawanna Plaza has been a passionate topic for Montclair residents. The very real need for a grocery store in the area and the desire to preserve the history...

Montclair Student to Study Korean on U.S. Dept of State NSLI-Y Scholarship

Christine Emanuelli, a high school student in Montclair, was awarded a National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) Virtual Summer Intensive scholarship to study Korean language for six weeks. NSLI-Y is a program of...

Masks or No Masks? Districts To Decide For New Jersey Fall 2021 School Reopening

Masks will not be mandatory in New Jersey's schools in the upcoming academic year, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said Monday, but school districts can decide to require masking as part of their own...

Montclair High School’s Blue Scrub Club Donates to Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center

MONTCLAIR, NJ – The Blue Scrub Club at Montclair High School has donated $500 to Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center’s Pastoral Care department through the Partners for Health Foundation. The Blue Scrub Club’s...

‘Second Semester Seniors’ Podcast Reflects on Pandemic Senior Year at Montclair High School

What was it like for Montclair High School seniors to go back to in-person school on June 1, 2021 for the first time since March 2020? MHS senior Maggie Borgen has created a podcast that...

Bye Tree: Watchung Playground Loses Shade Tree (VIDEO)

Watchung Elementary School kids can't finish out the school year playing on their playground because it is being torn down as construction begins on an expanded field. A parent shared this video of a...

MFEE To Host Toast to the Kids on Last Day of School

This past year, there have been honors for first responders, the teachers, the countless people who kept working and kept our world going. But, what about the kids? It's time we honor them! We honor...

Help Support Celebration for MHS Class of 2020 By Donating For Bus Transportation

Last year, the Montclair High School's class of 2020 didn’t get a prom, or a Project Graduation bus parade, or a graduation in the amphitheater. This class didn’t have any chance to properly bid...

Succeed2gether Announces 2021 Summer Program

Montclair, NJ – Succeed2gether’s summer enrichment program will return this year, with a combination of online and in-person classes that include violin, Mandarin, coding, writing, math, chess, and acting. In an effort to help students...

Watchung Field Construction Begins, But Playground Questions Remain

Construction on the Watchung Field and Playground has started, Montclair Schools Superintendent Dr. Jonathan Ponds announced in his weekly message Friday. Dr. Ponds also shared a link to a fact sheet on the project...

18 LGBTQ+ Focused Books to Read All Year Long

June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Pride Month, and with rainbows and flag-raisings, it seems that support for LGBTQ+ residents is ubiquitous. However, it's important to ensure that the language we use...

Montclair High School Class of 2021 To Cross Bridge at Amphitheater

Montclair High School's Class of 2021 will have a return to a tradition. Superintendent Dr. Jonathan Ponds announced Friday that this year’s graduating class will walk across the bridge in the Amphitheater, "continuing a long,...

Montclair High School Clothing Drive Saturday!

Montclair High School Class of 2022 and 2023 are holding a Clothing Drive this Saturday, June 12, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. It is the final clothing drive for the year. More...

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