Donna Glomb Appointed Sherman School Principal

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Published: May 15, 2015
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Donna Glomb Appointed Sherman School Principal  | read this item

At the May 12th Board Of Education (BOE) meeting, the Board unanimously approved to appoint Donna Glomb as the new principal for Sherman School to replace Mrs. Mary Christensen who will be retiring in June at the end of this school year. Mrs. Glomb was selected from a group of over 80 applications that were […]

Board Of Ed Passes $32 Million Budget. $20.5 Million To Come From Property Taxes.

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Published: May 13, 2015
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Board Of Ed Passes $32 Million Budget. $20.5 Million To Come From Property Taxes.  | read this item

At last night Board Of Education (BOE) meeting, the Board unanimously passed a $32,932,801 budget for the school year 2015-16. Out of the nearly $33 million budget, $20,454,668 of that will be coming from property taxes. The nearly $12.5 million difference comes from various forms of revenue including transportation aid, special education aid, various other […]

Blood Drive At High School On May 13th

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Published: May 10, 2015
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Roselle Park High School (RPHS) is hosting its Spring Blood Drive this Wednesday, June 13th from 9 a.m. till 3 p.m. at the RPHS gym. The drive is sponsored by the New Jersey Blood Services, which is a division of the New York Blood Center (link). Chaired this year by RPHS Senior Lindsey Bianco, the 2015 […]

The Locker Squad And The Long Writers Get Their Due

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Published: April 29, 2015
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At last night’s Board Of Education (BOE) meeting in the Roselle Park Middle School (RPMS), some time was taken from discussing the school district’s budget to recognize some students who volunteered to reach out to others. Most of the students, when it’s their birthday, their friends come in and decorate their lockers,” RPMS Principal Mrs. […]

Project Graduation Canceled

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Published: April 29, 2015
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Project Graduation Canceled  | read this item

For the first time in years, Roselle Park will not be having a Project Graduation in 2015. Originally started throughout the country and in the borough as a way to offer high school graduates safe, alcohol-free, supervised activities as a post-graduation party. The Roselle Park PTSA (Parent-Teacher-Student Association) has, for years, raised money and gathered volunteers to offer this […]

7 Residents Attend BOE Budget Presentations

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Published: April 26, 2015
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7 Residents Attend BOE Budget Presentations  | read this item

Two presentations by the Board Of Education (BOE) this month for the 2015-16 school year drew an audience of seven residents in total. Held at the newly renovated 500-seat auditorium in the high school, Roselle Park School District (RPSD) Business Administrator Susan Guercio provided specific information on the costs that go into educating the children […]

RPFAS To Visit Elementary Schools This Week

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Published: April 14, 2015
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The Roselle Park First Aid Squad (RPFAS), as part of a community outreach program, will be visiting the borough’s three (3) grammar schools this week. Lead by Committee Chair Joey Regan, the RPFAS will be visiting Sherman, Robert Gordon, and EJF/Aldene schools on from April 15th – 17th to teach about 9-1-1 and EMS awareness […]

Sherman School Student Gets Cabbage For Growing Cabbage

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Published: April 12, 2015
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Sherman School Student Gets Cabbage For Growing Cabbage  | read this item

Roselle Park recently initiated a Community Garden that is currently in the process of sign-ups. But for the longest time, residents have exercised their green thumbs to cultivate their own piece of nature in their backyards. Among them is Sherman School student Owen Miller. Last month, Owen – who was the New Jersey State Winner in […]

RPPD Officers Receive “Act Of Kindness” Gifts

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Published: March 27, 2015
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The 1st grade student of Mrs. Jean Erbeck and Ms. Kristen Mingoia from Robert Gordon selected members of the Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) to accept the students’ “Act Of Kindness” Awards on behalf of the entire department. The ‘Survival Kits for Police Officers’, as they were termed, were prepared by the first graders and presented […]

BOE Passes Tentative Budget. Will Hold Information Sessions.

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Published: March 18, 2015
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BOE Passes Tentative Budget. Will Hold Information Sessions.  | read this item

Last night, the Roselle Park Board Of Education (BOE) passed the tentative budget for the 2015-16 school year. While the $33,411,846 budget is a 2.8% increase from last school year, the amount to be raised by taxes for the coming school year is $21,142,768; a 6.6% increase from last year. Revenues lessened the burden on […]

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