Bonfire Party & Pep Rally This Wednesday

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Published: November 21, 2016
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A tradition has been brought back this year. Roselle Park will have a bonfire party and pep rally on the evening of Wednesday, November 23rd. The event will start a 7 p.m. and will include moon bounces, s’mores bars, and a photo booth. The bonfire will be lit at 8 o’clock that evening. The bonfire […]

2015-16 PARCC Language Arts Scores Remain A Highlight For District

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Published: November 20, 2016
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2015-16 PARCC Language Arts Scores Remain A Highlight For District  | read this item

For the second year in a row, the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) results for English-Language Arts (ELA) have been better than Roselle Park’s standardized test scores for math. The 2015-16 scores for ELA show that ⅔ of classes had the majority of students who took the test meet or […]

2016 BOE Candidates Night

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Published: November 1, 2016
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On October 13th, the Roselle Park PTAs and PTOs presented their Board Of Education (BOE) Candidates Night. The forum was open to all seven residents officially running for the school board. The open question & answer format for the evening allowed candidates to respond directly to audience members who were the ones asking questions. The […]

RPHS Bible Club Follows Federal Law

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Published: November 1, 2016
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RPHS Bible Club Follows Federal Law  | read this item

Sometimes, in a small town, small things can quickly – justifiably or unjustifiably – become big things and get out of hand. A few words will be spent on a small part of an agenda item of the October 18th Board Of Education (BOE) meeting in order to, hopefully, put the matter on the record […]

Out-Of-District Tuition Investigative Report Released

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Published: October 31, 2016
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The 13-page document titled “Report on Independent Factual Investigation” was provided – with redactions – to Roselle Park News after the newspaper took the Roselle Park Board Of Education (BOE) to court to have the report released. The litigation was necessitated when the BOE, on the advice of its counsel, refused to release the document […]

Records Show Democratic Party Immersed In Non-Partisan BOE Election

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Published: October 25, 2016
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Records Show Democratic Party Immersed In Non-Partisan BOE Election  | read this item

In a follow-up to an article which revealed that Board Of Education (BOE) candidates Kimberly Powers ad Jeff Regan were being funded by the Roselle Park Democratic Committee (RPDC), it has been discovered that the RPDC is running their campaigns for a non-partisan school board election. Additionally, various aspects of the D-1 forms submitted to […]

All Students In School District Are Re-Registered

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Published: October 24, 2016
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All Students In School District Are Re-Registered  | read this item

School Superintendent Pedro Garrido confirmed at the October 17th Board Of Education (BOE)meeting that all students have been re-registered in compliance with the school district policy to have all student re-matriculated every five years. During the summer, parents and guardians who had children in the Roselle Park School District (RPSD) were required to do an […]

Two BOE Candidates Funded By Local Political Committee

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Published: October 17, 2016
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According to reports filed with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (NJ ELEC), two residents running as non-partisan school board candidates have received campaign contributions from the Roselle Park Democratic Committee (RPDC). Kimberly Powers and Jeff Regan each received $500 for lawn signs from the RPDC for their campaign to win a seat on […]

BOE Candidates Night On October 13th

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Published: October 5, 2016
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The 2016 Candidates Night for those running for the Roselle Park Board Of Education (BOE) is scheduled for Thursday, October 13th. The event, hosted by the Roselle Park Parent-Teachers Organizations and Parent-Teacher Associations (PTO/PTA), invites all seven (7) BOE candidates to introduce themselves to the public and answer questions from residents. The forum will allow […]

29 Students’ Families Have Yet To Complete School Re-Registration

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Published: September 21, 2016
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29 Students' Families Have Yet To Complete School Re-Registration  | read this item

The announcement made by Roselle Park School District (RPSD) school superintendent Pedro Garrido that 1½% of the student population has yet to completely re-register drew comments and questions from Board Of Education (BOE) members at last might’s meeting. “As of today, there are 29 students that still have not completed the re-registration,” said Mr. Garrido, […]

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