Dozens of parents protested cuts that will leave hundreds of city students attending the Passaic County Technical Institute (PCTI) without busing next school year on Wednesday night.
A bill introduced in the New Jersey Assembly in response to the Eastside High School basketball scandal calling for the prohibition of “buying, selling, making or altering high school transcripts with the intent to deceive” advanced on Monday.
Dwight State walked from his house in the Riverview section to the 10th Avenue neighborhood to build a new playground at School 26. He was among more than 100 volunteers who spent their Saturday transforming the asphalt lot at the elementary school to a modern playground.
Elias Rivera lost count of the number of books he has read this year. He estimates it must have been more than 160 books with the inclusion of comic books and Japanese mangas. He remembers his favorite book “The Last Olympian” by Rick Riordan.
State-appointed district superintendent Donnie Evans is retiring from the Paterson Public Schools at the end of June, he announced on Thursday night. Evans has been the superintendent of the school district for the eight years.
School 3 doesn’t have a gym. It also didn’t have a play area until Wednesday afternoon. This made recess dreadfully boring for third grader Gissel Pazos.
The Passaic County Community College is undertaking a $3 million renovation of an old firehouse that was constructed in 1911 in downtown Paterson to create classroom and workshop spaces for its technical and vocational program.