‘Come Join the Circus’ pajama party at Liberty Middle

‘Come Join the Circus’ pajama party at Liberty Middle

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange School District’s annual reading pajama party will be held at Liberty Middle School, 1 Kelly Drive, on Friday, May 17, from 6 to 8 p.m. This year’s theme is “Come Join the Circus,” and children from preschool through fifth grade are invited to attend. Pajamas are not mandatory, […]

LMS students meet popular author Kate T. Parker

LMS students meet popular author Kate T. Parker

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Liberty Middle School students had the opportunity to meet author, photographer and philanthropist Kate T. Parker on May 2. Parker is the author and photographer of two books, “Strong is the New Pretty” and “The Heart of a Boy.” She met with approximately 100 students, delivering the message: “It’s OK to […]

LMS to present ‘Beauty and the Beast Jr.’

LMS to present ‘Beauty and the Beast Jr.’

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Liberty Middle School will present its annual spring musical, “Beauty and the Beast Jr.,” on Thursday, May 2, and Friday, May 3, at 7 p.m. and Saturday, May 4, at 1 p.m. at the school, 1 Kelly Drive. In addition to the regular performances, there will be a special free performance […]

LMS remembers Zaccaro for Arbor Day

Community dedicates new tree to beloved science teacher

LMS remembers Zaccaro for Arbor Day

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Liberty Middle School students and staff gathered on the lawn of the school on April 12 to celebrate Arbor Day and remember Susan Zaccaro, the LMS science teacher who died last year of leukemia. A tree was planted in her memory, while honors science students learned how to save trees and […]

Nikhil Badlani Foundation teens teach traffic safety

Nikhil Badlani Foundation teens teach traffic safety

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Advocates from the Nikhil Badlani Foundation Youth Advisory Board presented an interactive information session on traffic safety to middle school students at Liberty School on March 20 and Roosevelt School on March 27. With the support of the Nikhil Badlani Foundation, the NBFYAB was formed in November 2018 to provide teens […]

WO community to remember Zaccaro on Arbor Day

WO community to remember Zaccaro on Arbor Day

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange community will gather on Friday, April 12, at 2 p.m. at Liberty Middle School, 1 Kelly Drive, to celebrate Arbor Day. At this event, Mayor Robert D. Parisi, the West Orange Township Council, the West Orange Board of Education and all LMS students will dedicate a tree in […]

West Orange High School freshman receives prestigious award

West Orange High School freshman receives prestigious award

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange High School freshman Soham Bhatnagar has received a President’s Volunteer Service Award for the number of volunteer hours completed. The award recognizes Americans of all ages who volunteer significant amounts of their time in service to their communities. As a student at Liberty Middle School, Bhatnagar spent countless hours […]

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 […]

Student artists celebrated at Hall of Records in Newark

Student artists celebrated at Hall of Records in Newark

NEWARK, NJ — Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo Jr. and the Art Educators of New Jersey welcomed 103 students from throughout Essex County to the Hall of Records for the AENJ student art exhibit on March 21. During the month of March, the first-floor lobby of the Hall of Records was transformed into a student […]

1 2 3 10