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Cedar Hill Prep Hosts Middle School Debate Tournament

Cedar Hill Prep Hosts Middle School Debate Tournament

Update: Cedar Hill Prep had the most wins in the tournament, with three of the top four teams and seven of the top 10. Original Story: A record number of students participated in the winter Garden State Debate League tournament, held March 18 at Cedar Hill Preparatory School on Cedar Grove Lane. A total of […]








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Universities Tout Township Students’ Achievements

Universities Tout Township Students’ Achievements

Franklin township residents are making waves at colleges and universities. Here’s the latest: Students at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Florham Campus, located in Madison, have been named to the Dean’s and Honors Lists for the Fall 2016 semester: Danah Lassiter, Amy Slobodzian, Gabrielle Kissi, Katlin Gagliardi, Ashley Krushinski, Anthony Casisa and Mark Carr, all of Somerset, […]








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Franklin High School JROTC Drill Teams Bring Home Trophies

Franklin High School JROTC Drill Teams Bring Home Trophies

Members of Franklin High School’s Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps took home four trophies March 4 in a league competition. The competition drew more than 400 Junior ROTC cadets from 11 high schools to the school, where they demonstrated thair color guards drill teams and stood for a graded inspection. Franklin’s Warrior Battalion took second […]








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Updated: State Approves CJCP’s Expansion Application

Updated: State Approves CJCP’s Expansion Application

Updated with new information throughout. An application to double the maximum number of students at Central Jersey College Prep Charter School was approved March 1 by the state Board of Education. The school will be allowed to enroll up to 1,320 students in grades Kindergarten to 12 between now and 2020. The school currently enrolls […]








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Updated: Sports Ban On Charter School Students Could Be Lifted, Albeit At A Cost

Updated: Sports Ban On Charter School Students Could Be Lifted, Albeit At A Cost

Update: Central Jersey College Prep Charter School would be interested in paying to have its students participate on the school district’s sports teams, the charter school’s principal said. CJCP CEO Namik Sercan made the comment after the Feb. 25 round of open house presentations at the school. Sercan said the school gets about $13,000 per […]








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TEECS Holds Enrollment Lottery Under Cloud Of Civil Rights Charges, State Citation

TEECS Holds Enrollment Lottery Under Cloud Of Civil Rights Charges, State Citation

Thomas Edison EnergySmart Charter School held its 2017-18 school year lottery Feb. 18, albeit under the cloud of civil rights complaints and calls for its closure. The school was looking for students to fill its Kindergarten class, as well as determine the order of the waiting lists for First Grade through Ninth Grade. For the […]








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CJCP Charter School Holds Inaugural International Day

CJCP Charter School Holds Inaugural International Day

Students and parents gathered at Central Jersey College Prep Charter School Feb. 17 to celebrate the world’s cultures. Sponsored by the school’s PTSO, the inaugural International Day spotlighted students and some guest performers highlighting different cultures through song, dance and spoken word. Featured cultures were Turkish, Indian, Chinese, Korean, African and Spanish. The evening ended […]








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Township Charter Schools Deny Civil Rights Violations Charges

Township Charter Schools Deny Civil Rights Violations Charges

The township’s two charter schools on Feb. 14 denied charges that their enrollment policies are discriminatory, and charged their critics with trying to harass charter schools out of business. The schools – Thomas Edison EnergySmart Charter School and Central Jersey College Prep Charter School – were the subjects of federal  civil rights complaints filed Feb. […]








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Township Students Take ‘Stand Up For The Other Pledge’ On Valentine’s Day

Township Students Take ‘Stand Up For The Other Pledge’ On Valentine’s Day

Students throughout the district commemorated Valentine’s Day this year by pledging to stand up to bigotry and hate. Students took the “Stand Up For The Other Pledge” – a pledge to stand up against bullying and hate, promoted by the New Jersey and Franklin Township interfaith coalitions – in different ways in each of the […]








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Two Groups Ask For Closure Of Township’s Charter Schools, Federal Investigation Into State’s Charter School Policies

Two Groups Ask For Closure Of Township’s Charter Schools, Federal Investigation Into State’s Charter School Policies

Two groups – including one based in the township – have asked the state Department of Education to close the township’s charter schools for alleged “segregative” policies. The groups, Franklin Community Advocates Revitalizing our Education System (Franklin C.A.R.E.S.) and the Latino Coalition of New Jersey, have also filed a civil rights complaint with the U.S. […]








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