Education

Montclair’s Bradford School Welcomed Dr. Khalil Gibran Muhammad For Conversation on Race

Bradford School welcomed Dr. Khalil Gibran Muhammad Thursday for a Conversation on Race with Bradford parents and staff members, as well as MSU faculty, district Restorative Justice staff, and Montclair community members. Dr. Muhammad...

Superintendent Says Montclair Public Schools Will Not Open Monday For In Person, Hybrid Learning

Update: The MEA responds, says mediation will take place Saturday. "It is with deep regret that I inform you that I am unable to properly staff our schools for in-person, hybrid teaching and learning on...

Montclair High School Senior Honored For Service, Leadership

Montclair, NJ - The Essex County Board of Commissioners, during their annual Essex County Celebrates Youth Event, honored Montclair High School senior Genesis Whitlock for her service and leadership in the Montclair community. The...

UPDATED Bergen County Closes All Schools For Two Weeks or More To Limit Spread...

New Jersey Schools have been preparing for virtual learning should they need to close for COVID-19, with some closing for a day to prepare. Now schools in all 75 Bergen County school districts will...

Keeping Kids Busy During a Social Distancing Spring Break

For close to four weeks, families have been struggling to balance childcare, learning, work, emotional and physical concerns, and play. So, hooray for Spring Break! Kinda sorta. While most teachers and students are looking...

NJ Student Blackout Representatives Demand Changes To Address Racism at Montclair Board of Ed...

Montclair High School senior Shayla George and Montclair Kimberley Academy students AJ Christian and Arnelle Larose addressed the Montclair Board of Education on Thursday, stating demands for changes to Montclair Schools. The three students were...

Offensive Video Shown at Montclair Schools Staff Convocation, Montclair NAACP Demands Action

Montclair Schools staff gathered online for a convocation over ZOOM Wednesday morning, but meeting attendees were shocked by a video that was part of a presentation

Superintendent Ponds Recommends the Appointment of Montclair High School Principal

Montclair, N.J.— Montclair Public Schools Superintendent Jonathan Ponds will recommend the appointment of Jeffrey Freeman as Montclair High School Principal at the November 16 Montclair Board of Education public meeting. Freeman, currently Principal at...

Montclair High School’s 24-Year-Old CGI Program To Be ‘Relaunched and Reimagined’

Montclair, NJ - Montclair High School Principal Jeffrey Freeman emailed a letter Friday addressed to Civics & Government Institute (CGI) parents, students, and teachers stating that the small learning community (SLC) would be changed...

Nishuane School PTA, In Appreciation of Teachers and Staff, Raises $1,920 For Toni’s Kitchen

The Nishuane School PTA wanted to do something special the school's teachers and staff. Following a virtual PTA meeting where the teachers said that instead of receiving gifts from the Nishuane parent and guardian...

New Jersey Parents Can Choose All-Remote Learning Option For School – Will You Choose...

Parents concerned about safely sending their children back to school during the coronavirus pandemic can instead choose all-remote learning when schools reopen this fall, Gov. Phil Murphy said Monday during a press briefing. Later this...

Montclair High School Students Earn Commendations

Twenty-five Montclair High School students earned Commended Student honors in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program. These talented seniors received a letter of commendation and congratulatory letter from MHS and National Merit Scholarship Corporation...

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...

South-Orange Maplewood Sixth and Ninth Graders to Return for Hybrid Monday

A judge entered an Order compelling South Orange and Maplewood 6th and 9th-grade teachers to report for in-person instruction as early as Thursday, March 18, to rooms assigned by the District that were previously...

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