Education

Montclair Public Schools In the News; BOE Meeting Raises Concerns About In-Person Opening

Will Montclair Public Schools open for in-person learning on Monday with teachers in the building? That remains uncertain. What is clear, after a more than four hour Montclair Board of Education meeting, is just...

Montclair Education Association Stands with Elementary Staff in Continuing Remote Learning

Montclair Public Schools had previously announced it would bring all elementary schools staff members back into school buildings to prepare for in-person learning today, Tuesday, January 19. However, the Montclair Education Association, reiterating its...

Montclair Group Calls For Families To Have Options for In-Person and Remote Schooling

The Montclair Education Association and the New Jersey Education Association have both called for the continuation of remote learning for Montclair Public Schools, citing safety concerns due to increasing COVID-19 cases. Another group, called the...

Letter Campaign to Keep Montclair Students and Staff Safe, By Continuing Remote Learning

Montclair Education Association released a statement, calling for Montclair Schools Superintendent Dr. Jonathan Ponds to postpone hybrid learning, citing rising cases of COVID-19. Now the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA) has sponsored a letter campaign...

Citing Rising COVID-19 Cases, Montclair Education Association Calls To Postpone Hybrid Instruction

Montclair, NJ - Montclair Education Association, citing rising COVID-19 infection rates and expressing concern "over the district’s lack of communication and clarity over the decision to go back into the buildings on January 19,...

Enter The MHS Project Graduation Gingerbread House Decorating Contest!

Are you bored? Tired of being at home? Desperate to find ways to entertain your kids? Do you need a new family activity? Enter the Montclair High School Gingerbread House Decorating Contest! Decorate a gingerbread...

Montclair Families To Also Rally Saturday To Protest School Closures

A group of South Orange Maplewood families have planned a rally Saturday to protest schools closed to in person learning. Now a group in Montclair has announced they will also rally this Saturday, December...

‘SOMA For Safe Return to School’ Plans Rally to Open Schools in South Orange...

A group of parents in South Orange and Maplewood, frustrated that their public schools have been closed since March due to COVID-19, while surrounding districts including Millburn, Summit and Livingston are open, are planning...

MFEE Presents America To Me Real Talk With Dr. Yolanda Sealey-Ruiz

What is Archaeology of the Self? How can it sustain your racial literacy? How does it inform social action?Learn more on Monday, December 14th, 8pm-9pm via Zoom. Racial justice work starts with an archaeology of...

Verona Public Schools Announces Plan To Shift To Full Remote From January 4-15

Dear Parents, Guardians and Staff, ed. Verona Public Schools will shift to a full remote learning schedule for all students and staff, including self-contained special education, in Preschool through grade 12 from January 4 - January...

Glen Ridge Public Schools Report New COVID-19 Cases

Glen Ridge Schools had previously reported an alarming number of COVID-19 cases in the district. On Friday, an email sent to parents and caregivers shared that four new cases were reported, affecting three schools...

The Show Must Go On, Safely: Bloomfield High School Theatre Dept. Performs During Pandemic

Check out how Bloomfield High School Theatre department performed Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein in November. Congratulations to Mr. Doemling, his staff, cast & crew on a job well done. https://youtu.be/m-Q_hMhfPS0

Montclair Public Schools Postpone In Person Learning To January 25 & February 8

Montclair Public School students won't begin in person learning until January 25th for special education and elementary school students and February 8th for high school and middle school students. The announcement was made by Superintendent...

Glen Ridge High School Reports ‘Alarming’ Number of COVID-19 Cases

Glen Ridge High School has an alarming number of COVID-19 cases, reports Superintendent Dirk Phillips who notified parents Monday that all district school buildings will be all-remote for the week of November 30. Phillips first...

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