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Top Links For Finding Financial Aid

Top Links For Finding Financial Aid

The websites below include some of the leading sources on financial aid and are among the most reliable sources on the web.
Millburn High School Named #5 School in the State

Millburn High School Named #5 School in the State

NJ Monthly releases its list of the Best Public High Schools in New Jersey, with Millburn coming in at number 5.
Millburn Parents Petition for Rosh Hashanah, Chinese New Year as Personal Days of Observance

Millburn Parents Petition for Rosh Hashanah, Chinese New Year as Personal Days of Observance

Who to contact to sign petitions requesting school days off.
Top High School Science Students Share Projects at Drew

Top High School Science Students Share Projects at Drew

85 New Jersey students participated in the three-week Governor's School in the Sciences program.
Center for Independence Now Offers After-Hours Program

Center for Independence Now Offers After-Hours Program

School for children and young adults on the autism spectrum expands with new program.
Millburn Parents Can Petition for School Days Off

Millburn Parents Can Petition for School Days Off

District implements process to requests days off to be considered for the 2015-16 school year.
Millburn High Teacher Named West Essex Math Supervisor

Millburn High Teacher Named West Essex Math Supervisor

Dana Longo leaves Millburn High for regional school district in North Caldwell.
'Acting for the Camera' Boosts Social Skills in Special Needs Students

'Acting for the Camera' Boosts Social Skills in Special Needs Students

Area high school students participate in program through TCI Film School Productions at The Children’s Institute in Livingston.
Montclair State Makes SAT Scores Optional for Admission

Montclair State Makes SAT Scores Optional for Admission

School becomes the first public university in the state to not require SAT/ACT scores.
Winston School of Short Hills Welcomes New Director of Curriculum

Winston School of Short Hills Welcomes New Director of Curriculum

Dr. Daniele Kass arrives at the school after spending 15 years teaching elementary special education in New Milford.
Millburn High Librarian to Represent NJ at National Organization

Millburn High Librarian to Represent NJ at National Organization

LaDawna Harrington elected as a delegate for the state Association of Librarians.
Millburn High Students Receive Hands-On Job Training

Millburn High Students Receive Hands-On Job Training

The school's Structured Learning Experience Program partners with a number of area companies to teach students life skills.
Millburn Education Association, BOE Reach 3-Year Deal

Millburn Education Association, BOE Reach 3-Year Deal

The new contract runs through June 2017.
Millburn Students Win Chess Championship

Millburn Students Win Chess Championship

Glenwood Elementary School Chess Team takes home trophies.
Noted Children's Author Visits Millburn School

Noted Children's Author Visits Millburn School

Kay Winters newest release is 'Voice From the Oregon Trail.'
Send Us Your Graduation Photos!

Send Us Your Graduation Photos!

Share photos of your student's graduation with Patch.
Folk Singer Inspires Hartshorn Students

Folk Singer Inspires Hartshorn Students

Singer and songwriter Joe Jencks helps students write and sing about character traits they have been focusing on this year.
Religious Holidays Continue to Fuel Debate in Millburn School Community

Religious Holidays Continue to Fuel Debate in Millburn School Community

Board of Education tables motion to vote on adding Lunar New Year and Diwali holidays to school calendar.
13 to Retire From Millburn Schools

13 to Retire From Millburn Schools

Longtime Spanish and French teacher Kenneth Rizzuti and guidance secretary Roberta Halpern among those retiring.
Short Hills Student Wins Volunteer Award

Short Hills Student Wins Volunteer Award

Duke-bound Ryan Siegel presented Nancy and Robert Eskow NCJW/Essex Volunteer Award.