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Three Presentations at the 5/3/17 BOE Meeting

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Congratulations to the 2017 Inductees of the Perth Amboy High School Hall of Fame

Kenneth Gonzalez – Class of 1987 – Law & Public Service Kurt Epps – Class of 1965 – Educator & Public Service Donald Katz – Class of 1966 – Law Gail Hodge – Class of 1975- Chemist Dr. Richardo Perez – Class of 1993 – Medicine Joseph Rybakiewicz – Class of 1942 – U.S. Marine […]

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South Amboy High School Senior Jayson Olivares Named News 12 NJ Scholar Athlete

SOUTH AMBOY – Jayson Olivares, a senior at South Amboy High School, was recently named a News 12 New Jersey Scholar Athlete.  An academic and athletic all-star, Jayson is ranked fourth in his class and plays both soccer and baseball.  This two-sport athlete’s passion is baseball and has been since he was four years old.  […]

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Letter from The Diocese of Metuchen Concerning the Closing of Sacred Heart Elementary School

DIOCESE OF METUCHEN DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION MSGR. MICHAEL J. CORONA, PA, KCHS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR TEL: 732.562.2441 FAX: 732.562.1016 April 15, 2016 Dear Parents, Today, we write to tell you of a difficult decision that has been made regarding Sacred Heart Elementary School, South Amboy. Since this time last year, enrollment has decreased by forty students […]

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Perth Amboy High School presents THE ADDAMS FAMILY Musical

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Perth Amboy, NJ Native Graduates from the U.S. Naval Academy

Press Release PERTH AMBOY – Annapolis, Md. Christopher Michael Troche of Perth Amboy, N.J. successfully completed four years of challenging academic, physical and professional military training, graduating from The U.S. Naval Academy, May 22, 2015 with a Bachelor of Science Degree and a Commission as a U.S. Marine Corps 2nd Lt.  He is a 2011 […]

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American Conference on Diversity conference for early childhood educators, August 25

Press Release PERTH AMBOY – How to talk about the recent racially charged incidents that are in the headlines with children? Do you feel that you have enough insight on diversity and inclusion issues? On August 25, the American Conference on Diversity will empower early childhood educators with the skills to build more inclusive learning […]

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NJ Utilities Association Presents Scholarships to Three New Jersey Students

Press Release 7/21/15 TRENTON – The New Jersey Utilities Association (NJUA) is pleased to announce the 2015 recipients of the Association’s James R. Leva Scholarship, Excellence in Diversity Scholarship and Trade and Vocational School Scholarship Awards. NJUA’s scholarship review committee selected three promising New Jersey students to award scholarship funds made possible through financial support […]

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Middlesex County Art & Essay Contest

Press Release – PERTH AMBOY – Three students from Perth Amboy Catholic School were winners in the Middlesex County Divisions of Solid Waste Management & Environmental Health Essay & Art Contests. Destiny Perez won 1st Place and Kaitlyn Ferreras won 2nd Place in the 6th Grade Environmental Essay Contest Category. Joel Sierra, in the 4th […]

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QSAC Score in Instruction & Program Needs Improvement

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Vocabulary Parade, Ceres School, Perth Amboy

*Photos by Joe Bayona

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Student Short Film: “Forgotten” Honored

By Katherine Massopust PERTH AMBOY – During the 6/18/15 Board of Education Meeting there was a presentation of the 2015 New Jersey High School Film Challenge with teachers of television production, Brian Wilson and Meghan Reeves. On Friday, March 20, 2015, 19 T.V. Production students attended the 2015 NJ High School Film Challenge. The Challenge […]

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Statement from Board of Education President Sam Lebreault read at the 1/7/15 Reorganization Meeting

Good evening parents, faculty, staff, friends, and students. I will first address myself to you in English. Afterward, I will do so in Spanish. And, I ask for your indulgence due to my lengthy remarks. Welcome back from our winter recess and may you all have a healthy and prosperous year. I thank you for […]

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Parent PARCC Party, Jan. 22

You may have heard about the new PARCC Standardized Tests, but do you know how many changes that are in store for your child? Do you want to help your child succeed while taking assessments, but you aren’t quite sure how? Samuel E. Shull Middle School would like to help you! On January 22nd, Samuel […]

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UPDATE: McGinnis School has reopened as of Thursday, Jan. 15

PERTH AMBOY – Both the William C. McGinnis MIddle School and Peterson are now ready for the staff and students to return on Thursday, January, 15 2015 at the regular school hours. All district schools will be on a normal operating schedule. Earlier this week, Perth Amboy Public Schools had an important announcement for parents […]

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Literacy Conference Richardson School – Perth Amboy 10/11/14

Photos by Carolyn Maxwell. Click on photo to enlarge. PERTH AMBOY – The participants in the Literacy Conference. The program was a success, and parents would like to see it done twice a year.

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