Montville Township Public Schools Named
2nd Year in a Row!
MTHS Placed on the College Board’s 9th Annual AP® District Honor Roll for Significant Gains in Student Access and Success
ONLY 373 School Districts Across the U.S. and Canada Are Honored
MTHS is 1 of only 39 in NJ!
MTHS named #18 on N.J. Monthly’s 2018 Top 100 Public High Schools List
Montville ranking rose 30 places from #48 in 2016.
The list is published by the magazine every other year.
Thank you to all Montville Township Public Schools faculty, staff & administrators!
New Jersey Monthly Magazine has listed Montville Township as #36 on their 2017 listing of the top towns in New Jersey!
Sherrill Focused on Answering Student Questions. Taxes, Health Care, Infrastructure and Environment were among the student driven topics. - She outlined her journey from high school, to the U.S. Naval Academy, to 10 years in the U.S. Navy as both a helicopter pilot and a Russian Policy Officer coordinating U.S. and Russian Federation Navy interactions, to law school, to the U.S. Attorney’s Office in New Jersey, and her focus on federal prisoner re-entry programs where, she said, she was “helping people coming out of prison successfully re-enter our communities.”
Fred Heyman Shared His Story of Survival at a “Survivor Speak” Program Sponsored by Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest, NJ - As the story of his childhood unfolded, so too did the historical time line of Nazi rule in Germany. From Hitler’s appointment to Chancellor of Germany to Kristallnacht (Night of Broken Glass), and from the burning of Heyman’s school and synagogue to the opening of Dachau Concentration Camp, Heyman has come to understand how his own story fits into the political landscape of Germany in the 1930s and 1940s. In recounting his childhood, and his survival, he asked students to pay attention to the political landscape around them at all times.
FREE Art Exhibit - The 7th Annual All Ceramics Invitational Exhibition to be held at MTHS. MTHS Media Center Wednesday, April 10, 2019. Doors open to the public at 6:30PM. MUDD 2019 Awards will be presented at 7:00PM.
Set in Damon Runyon's New York City, Guys and Dolls Jr. follows gambler, Nathan Detroit, as he tries to find the cash to set up the biggest crap game in town while the authorities breathe down his neck. Meanwhile, his girlfriend and nightclub performer, Adelaide, laments that they've been engaged for fourteen years without ever getting married. Nathan turns to fellow gambler, Sky Masterson, for the dough, but Sky ends up chasing the straight-laced missionary, Sarah Brown. Guys and Dolls Jr. whisks audiences from the heart of Times Square to the cafes of Havana…but, in the end, everyone eventually ends up right where they belong.
“Over the past 18 months, the district has seen a marked increase in the number of students expressing anxiety, depression, and indicating their intent to harm themselves” Superintendent Dr. René Rovtar wrote in the February newsletter from Montville Township Public Schools. “We want to do everything we can to make students feel comfortable in seeking help when they find themselves in this situation.”
Eight Honorees to Receive Chamber of Commerce Awards on March 9 - The Montville Township Chamber of Commerce's 56th Annual Awards Banquet will be held on Saturday, March 9, from 6 pm - 11 pm at the Lake Valhalla Club. Seating is by advance reservations. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sail the High Seas on the SS American with Tap-Dancing, Singing and Beloved Porter Tunes Like Bon Voyage, I Get a Kick Out of You, You’re the Top and Anything Goes! - ANYTHING GOES features non-stop singing, dancing, tapping and comedy.
American Culture and English conversation for all English Language Learners - Registration is not required, classes are FREE and those wishing to participate may attend all or some of the classes in one or both sessions. Session 1 will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. beginning March 4 and ending April 3, 2019. Session 2 will also be held Mondays and Wednesday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. and will be held April 22 through May 22.
5 MTHS Students Receive Recognition for Excellence in Academics, Athletics, Arts, Community Service and Leadership. Faculty nominates STARS. - Seniors Emily Kozell (Leadership), Carly Benson (Community Service), Kaleigh Culmone (Arts), Devin Tremblay (Academics) & Anna George (Athletics) were honored by Montville Board of Education on Tuesday, January 22, 2019!
FREE Classic Concert of "Tubby the Tuba" Followed by an Opportunity for 4 to 9 Year-Olds to Interact With and Play the Instruments of the Band and Orchestra. - "This is an exciting and educational afternoon for children of all ages," said Supervisor of the Fine and Performing Arts, Edward Fleischman." This event generates high energy and genuine enthusiasm for music. Also, the MTHS students really enjoy welcoming their elementary friends."
Families and Individuals Asked to Gather, Work and Model #AcceptanceRespectKindness in Daily Life - UPDATED 11:23PM January 17, 2019 - NOTE: COLD WEATHER DELAY. ONLY INDOOR ACTIVITIES WILL BE HELD BEGINNING AT 11AM. Please NOTE: Event now begins 70 River Road. It's FREE but please bring Canned Goods, Toothbrushes and Toothpaste.
Dr. Karen Cortellino, Charles Grau, Dr. David Modrak and Michael Rappaport Take the Oath of Office - "We have an outstanding group of administrators that we work with,” Grau said.
On-Line and In-Person Registration Deadline Friday, February 8, 2019 - Kindergarten Registration for Montville Township Public Schools’ 2019-2020 academic year is now open. All children of residents of Montville, Pine Brook and Towaco, New Jersey, who have reached the age of five on or before October 1, 2019, are eligible for Kindergarten. Parents must complete both On-Line Registration and In-Person Registration for each child attending Kindergarten. The Registration deadline is Friday, February 8, 2019.
Four Mustangs Selected to Perform in Region Mixed and Treble Choirs - Madison Bustamante (grade 11), Verina Megala (12), Rachelle Philip (11) and Anna Rehberg (11) are among the 300 singers selected to participate in the Honors Choir. More than 500 auditioned for this opportunity. Bustamante and Philip will perform in the Treble Choir (SSA) and Megala and Rehberg will perform with the Mixed Choir (SATB). Rehberg also achieved the top score in the region for the Soprano 2 voice part, awarding her the position of section leader for the Region Mixed Choir. The concert will take place at Morris Knolls High School, 50 Knoll Drive, Rockaway, NJ 07866, on Saturday, January 26 at 4:00 p.m.
With 1st Place in Marketing/Branding/Image and 2nd Place in Special Interest Publication, Montville is Among Only 15 Districts Recognized - NJSPRA’s School Communication Awards recognize outstanding print and electronic collateral material in New Jersey educational communications programs.