GOTR nurtures strong, confident girls in Essex

GOTR nurtures strong, confident girls in Essex

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Girls on the Run New Jersey East gathered at Mayfair Farms in West Orange on May 9 for its annual fundraising breakfast, encouraging local residents to support the group’s New Jersey chapter. The nonprofit organization sponsors running teams for girls across the country and the breakfast featured keynote speaker Sarah Ford, […]

Edison Central 6 to present ‘The Lion King Jr.’

Edison Central 6 to present ‘The Lion King Jr.’

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Edison Middle School will present its annual spring musical, “The Lion King Jr.,” on Friday, May 10, and Saturday, May 11, at 7 p.m. at the school, 75 William St. With music by Elton John, featuring “Circle of Life,” “I Just Can’t Wait to be King” and “Can You Feel the […]

WOBOE seeks community input for superintendent search

WOBOE seeks community input for superintendent search

WEST ORANGE, NJ — On March 25, the West Orange Board of Education approved R-Pat Solutions LLC as the firm that will conduct the superintendent search. The board is now seeking input from the West Orange community and will be holding a series of meetings to discuss what qualities and skills stakeholders want to see […]

West Orange students show pride at annual expo

West Orange students show pride at annual expo

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange students displayed their talents at the annual Pride Expo, sponsored by the Essex County Education Association and held at the Livingston Mall from March 15 to 22. The West Orange High School award-winning boys’ and girls’ step teams performed at the opening ceremony on March 15 along with the […]

Full ‘STREAM’ Ahead at Edison Middle School

Full ‘STREAM’ Ahead at Edison Middle School

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Edison Middle School continued its cutting-edge access to STREAM opportunities at its first-ever STREAM Challenge Night on March 13. “Edison Middle School hasn’t had a science fair/challenge in the last 14 years and Principal Xavier Fitzgerald added it to his initiatives agenda for the school year 2018-19,” science teacher Chitra Ramchandani, […]

District jazz concert swings at West Orange High School

District jazz concert swings at West Orange High School

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The annual district jazz concert, held Feb. 26 at West Orange High School, showcased the talents of music students excelling in jazz from grades six through 12. The Edison Knights, Roosevelt Roughriders and Liberty Lion jazz bands performed several numbers with student solos highlighted throughout. Sixth-grade guitarist Jack Kimmel stunned the […]

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