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Friday, July 28, 2017

Montclair BOE talks goals, hits and misses

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Board of Education spent the afternoon of Monday, July 10 giving itself a report card of sorts for 2016-2017 and setting forth an early plan for 2017-2018. Exceeded expectations: Hiring dedicated...

BOE asks parents to weigh in on homework policy

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Montclair is taking a look at a first draft of a districtwide homework policy this summer, and wants parents to weigh in on the subject. The Board of Education has posted a sample...

Superintendent search takes center stage at BOE meeting

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The search for a permanent superintendent continues, but two of the positions that had long been open have been filled. The Board of Education discussed both the superintendent search and the new hires...

Montclair BOE announces permanent hires for interim positions

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Board of Education announced that it has found permanent hires for two administrative positions that were being filled on an interim basis. During its Monday night meeting, the board announced that...

Montclair graduation venue sets off debate in community

By ERIN ROLL and LINDA MOSS roll@montclairlocal.news moss@montclairlocal.news Who is a Mountie? By one definition, it’s anyone who has crossed the footbridge over Toney’s Brook in the amphitheater on Park Street to receive a Montclair High School diploma....

Parents: Crowd too big for amphitheater at MHS graduation

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Montclair High School’s graduating seniors may have crossed the bridge over Toney’s Brook for the last time. The longstanding tradition of the senior class crossing the footbridge before taking their seats in the...

Montclair High School Class of 2017 graduates

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The nearly 500 members of the Montclair High School Class of 2017 bid farewell to their high school days during a festive outdoor ceremony Thursday evening in the school’s amphitheater. Benilde Little, the...

Montclair Students Make Case for Solar

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Some Montclair High School students are encouraging the district to take a look at solar energy. Noa Putman, Victoria DeLaRosa and Gabbi Carson are all sophomores in MHS’s Center for Social Justice, a...

Montclair Science Teachers take part in Wipro Fellowship Program

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Some Montclair science teachers who had an opportunity to work with their peers on a fellowship project for science educators are beginning to see the fruits of their labors. For four years, Montclair...

Glenfield students urge BOE to keep math teacher’s job

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Concerns over staff cuts in the Montclair Public Schools continued at Monday night’s Board Of Education meeting, as Glenfield Middle School students and parents turned out to show their support for a...

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