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Longtime New Milford Teacher Becomes Head of Curriculum at Private School

Longtime New Milford Teacher Becomes Head of Curriculum at Private School

Daniele Kass has accepted a new role at the Winston School of Short Hills.
New Milford Idol Champ Crowned, $1,400 Raised for Schools

New Milford Idol Champ Crowned, $1,400 Raised for Schools

Find out who won and check out a video with clips from the auditions and finals.
New Milford Students Earn Dean's List Honors in College

New Milford Students Earn Dean's List Honors in College

See which New Milford students are excelling in college. Let us know about any other New Milford scholars you know of.
New Milford Schools Closed Wednesday

New Milford Schools Closed Wednesday

New Milford schools will be closed due to the snowstorm.
Knights Runner Sets School Record at NJIC Championships

Knights Runner Sets School Record at NJIC Championships

A New Milford High School senior set a new school record for the 800 meter run. Could you beat his time?
Lady Knights Take Top Honors in Cavo Cheer Competition

Lady Knights Take Top Honors in Cavo Cheer Competition

In their first competition of the year, the New Milford Lady Knights cheerleaders took first pace.
New Milford High Student Selected for NYU's Prestigious Film School Workshop

New Milford High Student Selected for NYU's Prestigious Film School Workshop

A New Milford High School sophomore has been accepted into a 12-week program at one of the nation's elite film schools.
School Spelling Champions Crowned at New Milford Elementary Schools

School Spelling Champions Crowned at New Milford Elementary Schools

See who was named Spelling Bee Champion at Berkley and Gibbs schools in New Milford.
BCC Factory Program Graduates Learn New Skills, Snag Jobs

BCC Factory Program Graduates Learn New Skills, Snag Jobs

Folks find jobs after graduating a Bergen Community College program that teaches modern factory working techniques.
$1.16M in State Funds Aids Two New Milford School Projects

$1.16M in State Funds Aids Two New Milford School Projects

The New Jersey Department of Education will contribute 40 percent of the costs for projects at Berkley and David E. Owens.
New Milford Professor Earns Attention for Innovation to Nursing Program

New Milford Professor Earns Attention for Innovation to Nursing Program

Margaret Hayes, a professor at Bergen Community College, has received recognition for her efforts in innovation of the college's nursing program.
Rutgers, New Milford High to Hold First Joint Symposium Friday

Rutgers, New Milford High to Hold First Joint Symposium Friday

New Milford High School students will have a unique chance to learn about careers and opportunities in fields related to science technology engineering and math.
Board of Ed. Reorganizes, Looks to Carry Momentum into 2014

Board of Ed. Reorganizes, Looks to Carry Momentum into 2014

John Bigger, Christopher Ryan, Judith Rabinowitz-McSweeney and Christine Ginacola each sworn in Monday night.
Top Stories from New Milford Schools in 2013

Top Stories from New Milford Schools in 2013

New Milford High School set example for neighboring districts, the band returned competition and Hekemian rescinded their donation of three acres.
20 School Districts with the Most Bullying Incidents

20 School Districts with the Most Bullying Incidents

We’ve compiled the 20 School Districts with the Most Bullying Incidents for the 2012-2013 school year. Not surprisingly, Newark had the most bullying incidents since it has the largest stu
State Releases School Violence, Vandalism Report

State Releases School Violence, Vandalism Report

Find the statistics on reports of violence, vandalism and substances in New Milford schools here.
Common Core: 5 Ways to Help Kids Adapt to New Standards

Common Core: 5 Ways to Help Kids Adapt to New Standards

A list of tips and ideas to help kids adapt to the new national curriculum requirements in school.
9 Most Violent School Districts in New Jersey

9 Most Violent School Districts in New Jersey

While school districts in cities such as Newark and Camden led the way in total number of incidents, there were many districts that had a higher ratio of incidents of violence
State OKs $141M in Funding for Bergen School Projects

State OKs $141M in Funding for Bergen School Projects

The funding is contingent on local school districts' ability to greenlight the remaining cost of their local projects.
Bill Requiring Schools to Screen for Dyslexia Makes Headway

Bill Requiring Schools to Screen for Dyslexia Makes Headway

Amendments address concerns about costs and scope of testing for reading-related disorders