Montclair schools calendar revised for Election Day, graduation

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Montclair’s schools will be operating under a different calendar as Montclair High School deals with two lost days from the Sept. 7 staircase collapse, and prepares for potential snow days. Two changes have...

Montclair High School, Edgemont, Glenfield get new principals

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Anthony Grosso, who has been at the helm of Glenfield School for four months, has been named as the new administrative leader at the high school. The announcement was made in an email...

Montclair High School trailers start arriving

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Montclair High School is getting its classroom trailers, but it may be a bit longer before the trailers are officially up and running. Two of the four trailers had arrived at the school...

Montclair looks at test results, as state weighs PARCC changes

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news New Jersey will be phasing out two PARCC tests this year. The announcement came just as the Montclair schools released some preliminary data on the spring 2018 PARCC test results on Oct. 3. The...

Montclair BOE approves contracts for Fortunato Field upgrades

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The district approved a construction contract for Fortunato Field during Monday night’s BOE meeting, but only after a prolonged discussion among board members about whether its infill choice for the field was...

Anthony Grosso named as new Montclair High School principal

The current principal of Glenfield School Anthony Grosso has been named as the new Montclair High School principal.

Staircase repairs expected to start in May; anticipated costs nearly $1M

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The district will withdraw $1 million to cover costs to replace four stairwells at Montclair High School and to provide temporary trailers for high school students to use as classroom during construction. In...
MKA gathering

MKA celebrates students, teachers at all-school gathering

Montclair Kimberley Academy's Annual All-School Gathering epitomizes everything that makes MKA special, a community that is as diverse as it is united.

Architects recommend upgrades to Montclair school playgrounds

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Montclair’s elementary school playgrounds are in need of repairs or replacement, according to a capital projects list by architects from the firm of Parette Somjen. The capital projects list recommends replacing the playground...

Eric LeGrand speaks to Buzz Aldrin students in Montclair

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news “My name is Eric LeGrand, and I truly believe I will walk again,” the Rutgers football star told a sea of red T-shirts and football jerseys in the Buzz Aldrin Middle School...