Education

Weekend Water Leak at MHS George Inness Annex Causes Part of Ceiling To Fall

Montclair High School's George Inness Annex is having issues with its ceiling after a leak this weekend. Dear MHS Parents/Guardians & Students, Over the weekend, a water leak presented itself in rooms 610 and 612 in...

Mayoral Candidates Discuss Education Issues at Montclair NAACP Youth Mayoral Candidates Forum (VIDEO)

Montclair mayoral candidates -- Dr. Renee Baskerville and Sean Spiller -- were asked to discuss student safety and other education issues at Friday night's Montclair NAACP Mayoral Candidates Forum. Two Montclair High school students, Montclair...

MHS Class of 2020 Parents Create “It’s Your Time” Video For Seniors

https://youtu.be/DJJh-I6TiOI They have had a tough year, but the Montclair High School's Class of 2020 is getting the love they deserve from Montclair. The video, an effort led by MHS senior parent David Greenbaum, is dedicated...

Park Street Academy Takes A Pod-Style Approach to Back To School In A Pandemic

At Park Street Academy, a private pre-school and kindergarten in Montclair, parents, students and teachers were excited to be back in the classroom together for the the 2020/2021 school year. Park Street Academy (PSA) utilizes...

Verona Middle and High Schools Back on Remote After New COVID-19 Cases Reported

Verona High School and H.B. Whitehorne Middle School will transition to fully remote instruction for the next 14 days, due to new confirmed cases in the district, Dr. Rui Dionisio, Superintendent of Verona Public...

Montclair Schools Brief: 459 Students Left District; Others Experiencing ‘Irreparable Harm’

Montclair, N.J. - Montclair Public Schools have seen an increase in the number of legal cases filed against the district from parents seeking out of district placements and a loss of 459 students who...

MHS Principal Calls For Investigation Following Derogatory Comments Made at Montclair Kimberley Basketball Game

Montclair High School Principal Anthony Grosso has called for an investigation following an incident at a boys varsity basketball game hosted by Montclair Kimberley Academy. Grosso writes in a letter to families Wednesday: Dear MHS...

Montclair PTA Council Middle School 101 Rescheduled For Tuesday, June 9

The Montclair PTA Council is hosting Middle School 101 for 5th grade parents has ben rescheduled for June 9th at 7:30PM. Pre-registration is required for the Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/…/tZUrd-mgqT0vEtSeZGjCaPNxERwcuwzdP… This is a panel discussion with parents from...

Montclair Back To School: Parent University, Temperature Checks and More (POLL)

Montclair Schools is considering outdoor learning - weather permitting - and will be checking temperatures of every student who walks through the door, Schools Superintendent Dr. Jonathan Ponds announced in an email letter to...

Bloomfield Public Schools Create Video To Show How They Will Reopen Safely

Some schools around New Jersey have reopened for in person instruction, while other districts, like Montclair and Bloomfield, have started the school year fully remote with plans to make the switch to hybrid later...

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...

Montclair Mayor Announces Appointment of Hopkins, Scherzer, Weller-Demming to the Montclair Board of Education

Montclair, NJ – Montclair Mayor Sean M. Spiller today announced the appointment of Crystal Hopkins, Eric Scherzer, and Kathryn Weller-Demming to the Montclair Board of Education. “I am proud to appoint three...

Making School Work at Home: Local Advice on Adjusting to Remote Learning

Congrats families! We made it a full week into Montclair Public School’s program in Remote Learning! Breakfasts and lunches are being provided for students who qualify, Chromebooks and hotspots have been distributed to families...

Montclair High School Confirms In Person Celebration of 2020 Graduates at Woodman Field

Montclair High School will celebrate the Class of 2020 with three outdoor celebrations on July 9, at 10 a.m., 2 p.m. and 6 p.m., to accommodate students and two guests. Here is the...

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