BOE Celebrates Softball Team Championship Season

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Published: June 17, 2018
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The Roselle Park Board Of Education congratulated the 2018 Roselle Park Varsity Softball Team for the numerous accomplishments including being this year’s Group 1 State Champions. Roselle Park High School (RPHS) Assistant Principal/Athletic Director James Foy offered a few words about the team of 12, their team statistician, and the team’s coach and assistant coach. […]

RPSD Names The 2017-18 Governor’s Educator Of The Year Recipients

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Published: June 17, 2018
RPSD Names The 2017-18 Governor's Educator Of The Year Recipients  | read this item

The Roselle Park School District (RPSD) honored five teachers and four service professionals as the district’s Governor’s Educator of the Year Program at the May 12th Board Of Education (BOE) meeting. RPSD Superintendent Pedro Garrido introduced each recipient providing some information on each. Mr. Garrido started out by stating, “The number one factor for determining student […]

Parents Express Importance Of School Board Decisions At Meeting

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Published: June 16, 2018
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At the last Board Of Education (BOE) meeting of the school year, a parent approached the school board at the second public comment portion. Usually, that is not good news. Such approaches to the podium end with the board’s attorney or the board president stating such matters cannot be discussed in an open forum due […]

BOE Awards STEAM Construction Contract

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Published: June 5, 2018
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The Board Of Education (BOE) approved a $737,200 contract to build the STEAM classrooms at the Roselle Park High School (RPHS). The Science-Technology-Engineering-Arts-Mathematics (STEAM) program will have the school district integrate 21-century skills, career & technical education, and project-based learning to prepare students for jobs and careers in the modern workplace. Updating the high school […]

Robert Gordon Student Body Recognized

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Published: May 28, 2018
2018 Robert Gordon Student Council
Robert Gordon Student Body Recognized  | read this item

Robert Gordon’s student council body received Certificates of Recognition for their work this school year. The 20-member school council was introduced by retiring school principal Frances Kenny. Principal Kenny remarked, “The next year group of students worked very hard this year under the direction of Mrs. [Kristen] Kulbaba, as our student council advisor, they performed […]

Robert Gordon Students Recognized For Acheivements In PARCC

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Published: May 26, 2018
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Seven students from Robert Gordon School were recognized for achievements in their Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) scores at the May 22nd Board Of Education (BOE) meeting. Five Robert Gordon students achieved Level 5 (exceeding expectations) in the English/Language Arts (ELA) section of the spring 2017 PARCC standardized test. They […]

Girl Scouts Propose Healthy Changes To School Lunches

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Published: May 24, 2018
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Roselle Park Girl Scouts Junior Troop 40318 spoke at the May 8th Board Of Education (BOE) meeting to present their idea to provide healthy and fresh school lunch options while reducing food waste. The troop had attended the April 24th BOE meeting but did not have an opportunity to speak. They returned two Tuesdays ago […]

School District To Charter Only Buses Equipped With Seatbelts

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Published: May 23, 2018
School District To Charter Only Buses Equipped With Seatbelts  | read this item

In light of the school trip bus accident last week on Interstate 80 in Mount Olive Township that resulted in the deaths of teacher Jennifer Williamson and 10-year-old fifth-grader Miranda Vargas as well as more than 40 others injured, the Roselle Park Board Of Education (BOE) touched up bus safety at last night’s meeting. Bus […]

BOE Appoints Sherman & Robert Gordon School Principals

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Published: May 22, 2018
BOE Appoints Sherman & Robert Gordon School Principals  | read this item

The Roselle Park Board Of Education (BOE) unanimously appointed Tara Lechner as the principal of Sherman Elementary School and Hipolita ‘Paula’ Hernandez-Sicignano as the principal of Robert Gordon Elementary School. The two ‘hand-carried’ resolutions were added to the agenda and voted on at the end of the meeting. Mrs. Lechner has been a teaching in […]

Blood Drive At RPHS Tomorrow, May 17th

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Published: May 16, 2018
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The Roselle Park High School (RPHS) Future Health Careers Club will be sponsoring a blood drive tomorrow, May 17th. The event is open to the public from 9 a.m. till 3 o’clock in the afternoon. Appointments are encouraged but walk-ins are welcomed. The blood drive will take place in the high school gymnasium. There will […]

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