7:30 PM Board of Education Meeting
For the third year in a row, the South Orange and Maplewood School District has been named as one of the 100 best communities for music education in America by NAMM Foundation.
South Orange Middle School (SOMS) students are making a community impact with 8th grade Social Studies teacher Stephanie Rivera’s after school club, Students for Social Change.
Jefferson Elementary welcomed back the Torrey family to our school community.
Mrs. Newman and Mr. Rivera's 4th grade students celebrated Black History Month by creating a Biography Box display of noteworthy African Americans.
At the board meeting on Monday, February 27, 2017, the board voted to affirm SOMSD’s commitment to educating all children. Click here to view the resolution in its entirety.
Rev. Milton Biggham, a Grammy-winning giant in the world of gospel music, will host "The Story of Gospel: A Unique American Art Form" on Sunday, March 26 at 4 pm in the CHS auditorium as a fundraiser for Seth Boyden. The concert will be a lively and educational journey through the history of gospel music.
On January 9, Columbia High School (CHS) welcomed Willie Cole, renowned sculptor and artist, to speak to various classes in the Arts Department.
Tuscan Elementary Students participated in the Maplewood Memorial Library’s Kids Speak Out event.
Thanks to amazing Jefferson parent volunteers, each class received a classroom presentation that focused on the achievements of Dr. King, the events of the Civil Rights movement and the power of Dr. King’s words, and how they impact our lives today.
All proceeds will go to the service project chosen by 4FS that supports children in hospitals.
The Columbia High School art and literary magazine, Guildscript, received a First Place award from the American Scholastic Press Association for Top-Scoring Magazine for 2016!
Mrs. Scasso's fourth grade class celebrated the Winter Solstice with a found nature activity, which brought together the worlds of art, citizenship and mindfulness.
At December 19, 2016, meeting, Board of Education voted to Adopt the Strategic Direction and new Mission statement, to Accept the Action Plans, and to Authorize Administration to move on to next phase.
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