Questions remain about upgrades to Montclair schools’ ventilation

On spreadsheets released by the district, the situation appears better than it did a few months ago. But there's lots they don't clarify.

Worried about hate, Montclair Asian families ask public schools for help

Letter's writers say anti-Asian hate is as pressing an issue as coronavirus safety, while the district prepares for a return to classrooms.

Tradition in an untraditional year: Montclair HS at amphitheater for commencement

There will be two ceremonies June 24 for the Montclair High School Class of 2021.

Montclair schools are back full-time for first time since March 2020

The road to the first day of school was a long one, made bumpier when Ida overwhelmed much of Montclair with floods that damaged multiple school buildings.

Montclair schools get new food service vendor

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsOn the first day of school today, Montclair elementary school students can choose between waffles with syrup, turkey sausage and sweet potato fries, or a burger with cheddar cheese and barbecue sauce...
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State releases performance reports for Montclair schools

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsThe state has released school performance reports for New Jersey's school districts, including Montclair.On the assessments, schools graded in three areas: English, math and chronic absenteeism. In each area, schools are rated...
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Montclair gets status update on school lunch service

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair students have many choices for lunch including burgers with a choice of toppings, roasted vegetable paninis and black bean burgers, a nacho bar, a deli station, fruits and veggie bar and...
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Students owe $100K in unpaid lunches

Montclair’s students finished off the school year with somewhat less lunch debt than they had last year. But  that decrease isn’t a big one.

Woodman Field Bleachers reopened

The bleachers at Woodman Field should be welcoming fans by the next Montclair High School football home game.

Montclair High School dance classes can’t fulfill PE credit, district says

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair High School students can no longer take dance classes to fulfill their physical education requirement.The decision to reclassify dance as an elective was met with disappointment by about 20 students who...