Welcome New Teachers!
WELCOME NEW TEACHERS! Thirty new faculty, staff and an SRO officer joined the educational team at Montville Township Public Schools on Mon., Aug 27, 2018. Pictured: (Row 1): Annamaria Alcaro, Gabrielle Alfano, Allison Cherry, Jacqueline Cherry, Christopher Connolly, Kimberly Kao, Kathryn Keating, Sung Kim, (Row 2): Jane Lefebvre, Boris Lyashkevich, Samantha Ivins, Edward Lippincott, Dorothy Lovenguth, Officer Scott McGowan, Hillary Villarosa, Ryan Nardi, (Row 3): Matthew Paladino, Daniel Pasquale, Sonja Pedersen, Kelly Petillon, Daniela Petruzzella, Maya Rutledge, , Kristen Schissler, Joseph Sussman, Kelly Van Horn, Marissa Van Koppen. Not Pictured: Daniella Lopez-Anderson, Mary Pareti, Theresa Pizzo, Kathryn Slezak
MEDLC Registration, for the 2018-2019 before & afterschool care program, is now LIVE. Sign in to Parent Access and go to Forms to fill out the application for each of your children.
Montville Township Public Schools Named
Montville Township Public Schools named to 8th Annual AP® District Honor Roll for Significant Gains in Student Access and Success
1 of only 39 Districts in NJ AND 1 of only 447 Districts Across the U.S. & Canada
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!
Iridescent Skies Provide Stunning Backdrop for the 47th Annual MTHS Graduation Ceremony - Four members of the Class of 2018 -- Jack Motherway President of the MTHS Class of 2018, Daniel J. Lee President of the MTHS Student Activities Council, Andrew Sun-Yan Salutatorian of this year's MTHS graduating class and Valedictorian Emily Liao -- were given the honor of addressing their peers.
She advises the class to follow the motto of the 2017-2018 Varsity Girl's Basketball team: #outgrit! - "For me the acronym of grit is" G.R.I.T.: G - Genuine, R - Responsibility, I - Integrity, T - Time. " So when the going gets tough – and it will at some point - #outgrit and take to heart the words of Nelson Mandela – 'It always seems impossible until it’s done.' Best wishes always to the Class of 2018!"
VIDEO, PICS & TEXT! Watch MTHS Class of 2018 President Jack Motherway give his speech at the 47th Annual MTHS Graduation Ceremony on June 21, 2018 - "Say “Yes” to the small things and watch where they take you.... Say “Yes”, and life will return the favor. "
VIDEO, PICS, TEXT - See and hear his speech. "I urge everyone here to try to be more inclusive of those that may feel like outsiders…. Sit next to someone new in class, try new sports or clubs, but most of all, be willing to make friends with people you never would have imagined."
VIDEO, PICS & TEXT! Watch Valedictorian Emily Liao of the Class of 2018 give her speech at the 47th Annual MTHS Graduation Ceremony on June 21, 2018 - "Our friends are the ones that relate to us, letting us know that we are not alone, and that we are far from it."
Photos and the text of his speech - While encouraging his classmates to develop positive habits, the senior also reflects on his four years at MTHS with humor, wisdom and gratitude. "Like it or not, eventually we all become what we repeatedly do."
Lots of PICS of the evening can be found on Montville Township Public Schools Facebook Page. and YouTube Channel -
Area Speakers to Share Personal Challenges to Highlight Importance of Community in the Face of Adversity - OneMontville Unites panels will provide a forum on diversity, action, perspective and what it takes to bring it all together to build a community. Four area speakers will comprise the first OneMontville Unites. They will share their experiences, challenges, resources and community support ideas regarding topics such as: addiction, substance abuse, ethnicity, faith, teen suicide, gender, gender identity and more. All four speakers have roots in Montville Township.
Character.org Designates 73 schools as 2018 National Schools of Character and 5 districts as 2018 National Districts of Character - Montville Township Public Schools is one of only 5 districts in the nation to be named a 2018 National District of Character. In addition, Montville Township Public Schools’ Robert R. Lazar Middle School is one of only 73 in the nation to be designated a National School of Character.
Schools, businesses, places of worship and residents united to support Acceptance Respect and Kindness for all - OneMontville is a volunteer driven organization that launched in September of 2015 to help raise awareness of kindness and to encourage mindfulness of self and others.
Schools, businesses and places of worship join OneMontville to promote Acceptance Respect and Kindness - On Friday, May 18, the OneMontville organization of Montville Township, New Jersey, will host the 3rd Annual Green In Day. Politicians, township employees, students, teachers, business owners and others will wear green in support of Acceptance, Respect and Kindness for all.
A Family Friendly Event to Help Hurricane Survivors Living in the US Territory - Students taking Spanish and participating in the Robert R. Lazar Middle School Spanish Club are planning a iSomos Uno! (We are One!) bowling fundraiser on Sunday, May 20, 2018. They hope to help restore electricity and provide some relief for the Hurricane Maria survivors of Puerto Rico. The Spanish Language school students began planning the event in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. People of all ages are asked to attend the family bowling outing. The cost is only $10 cash for this family friendly fundraiser.
Superintendent Dr. Rene Rovtar explains why and how the district plans to is work with school administrations to manage impact on students and families - To help families make plans for the months ahead, we have developed a plan. The primary goal of the plan is to support our students, particularly our high school seniors, so they can complete their high school careers in a productive manner, while reducing their stress as much as possible. The other goals are to respect the situations that our families and staff members find themselves in as a result of the winter weather.
Classic tale for all ages to be staged at Montville Township High School - Based on J.M. Barrie's enchanting play -- Peter Pan or The Boy Who Wouldn’t Grow Up -- PETER PAN JR. is a modern version of the timeless tale about the adventures of a mischievous boy. Performances will be held on Thursday, March 22 and Friday, March 23 at 7:30 p.m. TICKETS ONLY $7 AT THE DOOR
The 8th grade students are among only 275 from across Northern NJ who will sing at prestigious event - Santina DiBenedetto and Raelle Lamel auditioned in February, had their first rehearsal on Thursday, March 1, 2018. and will perform on Sunday, March 18 at 3:00 PM at Kittatiny Regional High School in Newton, NJ.