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Paterson in the News: 2018-2019 School Year

6-22-19

Eastside High School's Natalia Almonte Achieves Perfect Score on National Spanish Exam - Tapinto.net

6-22-19

At Paterson Schools Today’s Readers Are Tomorrow’s Leaders - Tapinto.net

6-21-19

Paterson's Graduating Seniors Awarded More than $9.4 Million in Scholarships - Tapinto.net

6-21-19

Paterson Public Schools Leaders Adopt 5-Year Strategic Plan - Tapinto.net

6-21-19

Passaic County Community College honors Paterson student poetry contest winners - NorthJersey.com

6-18-19

Just the start: Graduates from Paterson's IB program earn $2M in college scholarships - NorthJersey.com

6-18-19

Paterson high school’s International Baccalaureate program students accepted to big-name colleges - Paterson Times

6-18-19

Councilwoman Dr. Lilisa Mimms Leads Celebration of Education - Tapinto.net

6-18-19

FIRST INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE GRADS FOR PATERSON SCHOOL - NJ Spotlight.com

6-18-19

Paterson students write more than 8,000 letters to American troops serving overseas - Paterson Times

6-18-19

Paterson drummer honored by NJ Jazz Society - NorthJersey.com

6-16-19

Star Power Enlisted to get Paterson Students Excited for Census 2020 - Tapinto.net

6-14-19

Paterson Adult High School Graduation Sets Record - Tapinto.net

6-14-19

Families Celebrate Diversity, Encourage Reading, at School 25 - Tapinto.net

6-13-19

Paterson’s School 21 receives 30 guitars and piano keyboards - Paterson Times

6-11-19

Paterson celebrates as 2,165 elementary school students join 50-Book Club - NorthJersey.com

6-10-19

Paterson Student Athlete Jamier Wright-Collins Headed to Meet of Champions - Tapinto.net

6-06-19

Paterson's new Union Avenue school construction begins - NorthJersey.com

6-06-19

Education Matters -- 2 Paterson students accepted into competitive mechanic’s program - News12.com

6-06-19

With Acceptance into Apprenticeship Program Paterson High School Students on Way to Successful Careers - Tapinto.net

6-05-19

Alexandra's Playground Brings Spirit of Play to School 12 - Tapinto.net

6-04-19

Paterson’s Math Olympiad showcases academic ability of students - Paterson Press

6-04-19

School safety patrol members battle it out in Paterson competition - Paterson Times

6-03-19

Paterson celebrates new School 12 playground - Paterson Times

5-29-19

Seventeen Paterson Public Schools Students Participate in Soul Mechanism Community Conversation at Carnegie Hall - Tapinto.net

5-21-19

Star basketball siblings from Paterson will head to the same college - abc7ny.com

5-21-19

NJ Siblings, Basketball Standouts, Receive Scholarships - nbcnewyork.com

5-21-19

Paterson Brother and Sister Basketball Duo Headed to St. Thomas Aquinas College - Tapinto.net

5-18-19

Eastside High School Boys Volleyball Heading to State Tournament Play - Tapinto.net

5-13-19

Paterson fourth grader recognized in statewide folder design contest - Paterson Times

5-9-19

Eastside High School Honors 1981 State Champion Softball Team - Tapinto.net

5-9-19

Paterson student gets high marks in PSAT/NMSQT exam - Paterson Times

5-7-19

Six Paterson students heading to Maryland for history competition - Paterson Times

5-6-19

Paterson Public Schools Officials Unveil Plans to Combine Alternative Schools - Tapinto.net

5-6-19

Legal Weed: Teens’ ‘Weed Ain’t Right’ rap song gets them to state music finals - NorthJersey.com

5-3-19

Amazon paying to train Paterson teachers in computer science - NorthJersey.com

5-3-19

Paterson merging Silk City and Great Falls academies - Paterson Times

5-3-19

Paterson Students Headed to Statewide History Day Competition Saturday - Tapinto.net

5-1-19

Paterson makes its case for return to local control - NJTVonline

5-1-19

Paterson Public Schools Launch Family STEAM Nights - Tapinto.net

4-29-19

The Great Falls look great after volunteer cleanup - NorthJersey.com

4-27-19

School 13 Gets New Basketball Courts - Tapinto.net

4-6-19

Speakers Show Don Bosco Technology Academy Students Variety of Careers Awaiting Them - Tapinto.net

4-6-19

Super Bowl Champion Victor Cruz Joins 60 Paterson Students Destined for New P-Tech High School for 'Signing Day' - Tapinto.net

4-5-19

60 eighth graders sign up for Paterson’s new high school to prepare students for tech jobs - NorthJersey.com

4-5-19

Paterson students excel in their day in court at mock trial competition - NorthJersey.com

4-3-19

Paterson Board of Education members and charters team up on school funding - NorthJersey.com

4-2-19

Paterson schools get awards from national music group - NorthJersey.com

4-1-19

International High School Receives Award for Female Diversity in AP Computer Science - Tapinto.net

3-29-19

Two Paterson Public Schools Recognized for Providing Music Access and Education to All Students - Tapinto.net

3-28-19

Paterson teachers gather in Trenton to call for increased funding for their schools - Fios 1 New Jersey

3-28-19

News 12 NJ -Paterson community goes to Trenton to speak out against layoffs - News12 New Jersey

3-24-19

Lieutenant Governor Sheila Oliver Tells Rosa Parks Students to 'Jump Out and Pursue Whatever You Want' - Tapinto.net

3-23-19

‘Second Home Full of Promises' Celebrated as Paterson's Newest Full Service Community School - Tapinto.net

3-21-19

With Recognition as a 'Renaissance District' Paterson Schools Set to Fight to Maintain Funding for Arts Education - Tapinto.net

3-20-19

Paterson district wins’ arts award for programs facing budget cuts - NorthJersey.com

3-14-19

Paterson sending seven students to state finals for National History Day - NorthJersey.com

3-12-19

Paterson to launch five new career and technical education programs - Paterson Times

3-12-19

Paterson Board of Education Names Eric Crespo as Superintendent of Academic Services - Tapinto.net

3-9-19

'Strong Black Men' Deliver Important Message as Paterson School 20 Celebrates ‘Black Historical Icons’ - Tapinto.net

3-8-19

Rosa L. Parks High School Students Encouraged to 'Remember from Whence You Came' - Tapinto.net

3-8-19

Paterson group heading to Sweden for science conference - NorthJersey.com

3-7-19

OPINION: Elementary arts education is back in Paterson | Shafer - NorthJersey.com

3-5-19

Rosa Parks High School Senior Recognized for Community Service - Tapinto.net

3-4-19

Paterson siblings lead Kennedy High School girls and boy’s teams in scoring - NorthJersey.com

3-4-19

RPHS Students Conclude Black History Month with Top State Leaders - Tapinto.net

2-28-19

Paterson’s Readers, Tomorrow’s Leaders - Tapinto.net

2-25-19

Paterson district adds halal offerings to its student lunch menu - Paterson Press

2-25-19

Where to get some of the best halal in N.J.? At the school cafeteria in this district - nj.com

2-25-19

Paterson Schools Show 'Cultural Competency' with Introduction of Halal Food Options - Tapinto.net

2-6-19

Students in Paterson celebrate Chinese New Year with variety of dances - fios1news.com

1-31-19

Paterson after-school sessions start with 1,165 attending voluntary classes - NorthJersey.com

1-24-19

The show must go on: Generous donation allows school band to continue - News12.com

1-22-19

Paterson students' broken instruments replaced with new ones after $83,000 donation - NorthJersey.com

1-09-19

Applications Being Accepted for P-TECH Program at P.A.N.T.H.E.R. Academy

1-07-19

Research Based Academic Programs Coming to Paterson High Schools - Tapinto.net

1-07-19

Paterson to offer advanced placement programs at 12 high schools - Paterson Times

1-06-19

First Lady Farhanna Sayegh to Students and Teachers: Reading Should Be Part of your New Year Resolution! - Tapinto.net

1-04-19

Board of Education Gets 2 New Faces for 2019, Leadership Unchanged - Tapinto.net

1-04-19

Oshin Castillo retains Paterson school board presidency - Paterson Times

12-21-18

Paterson celebrates its two students who achieved PARCC perfection - NorthJersey.com

12-20-18

With Donation of 40 New Instruments VH1 and Sound Start Foundations Declare: Every Student Has a Right to Make Music - Tapinto.net

12-17-18

Paterson Rotary Puts ‘Service Above Elves’ - Tapinto.net

12-17-18

Joined by North Pole Visitors First Lady Farhanna Sayegh Encourages Love of Reading in Dale Avenue School Students - Tapinto.net

12-12-18

How Paterson is trying to transform its once-troubled all-boys school - NorthJersey.com

12-10-18

Students at Young Men's Leadership Academy Recognized at Awards Ceremony - Tapinto.net

12-09-18

Paterson schools report progress in special ed. speech therapy backlog - Paterson Times

11-28-18

P-TECH Model coming to Paterson. Innovative Program Will Prepare students for 'New Collar' Jobs of Tomorrow - Tapinto.net

11-28-18

Phil Murphy launches new tech program at Paterson High School - NorthJersey.com

11-28-18

Paterson’s Panther Academy part of governor’s program to prepare students for ‘new collar’ jobs - Paterson Times

11-28-18

Jobs the focus as Governor launches High School STEM Program - njSpotlight.com

11-28-18

Murphy says this will help N.J. students land '21st century' jobs - NJ.com

11-28-18

Paterson BOE gets $44M wish list for new school programs - NorthJersey.com

11-27-18

Paterson educators going to Oregon for ‘restorative justice’ training - Paterson Times

11-20-18

10 success centers opening in Paterson to help high school students prepare for college - Paterson Times

11-20-18

Kennedy high school soccer team wins Pepsi video contest - Paterson Times

11-14-18

Paterson sees 82-percent drop in school bus violations - Paterson Times

11-13-18

Paterson to start high school newcomers program for Spanish, Bengali, Arabic speaking students - Paterson Times

10-30-18

Paterson Students Get Visit From Nationally Recognized Author - Tapinto.net

10-26-18

Coaches say Paterson Kennedy’s Shaqir Herbert has ‘heart of a giant’ - NorthJersey.com

10-12-18

Paterson inspected 22 classroom trailers for mold; School 1 replacement delayed by storm - Paterson Times

10-12-18

Paterson raises minimum passing grade to 63 with plan to lift it to 70 - Paterson Times

10-11-18

Book of essays tells Paterson students’ immigration stories - NorthJersey.com

10-10-18

Paterson teacher gets ESL students to tell their immigration stories in new book - Paterson Times

10-3-18

Paterson police, schools team up on substance abuse, law enforcement job programs - NorthJersey.com

10-3-18

Paterson launches two programs to steer students away from drugs, toward careers - Paterson Times

10-3-18

Paterson’s School 28 wins national ‘blue ribbon’ award - NorthJersey.com

10-3-18

New Programs Launched to Further Relationships Between Students and Paterson Police - Tapinto.net

10-2-18

Paterson’s School 28 designated National Blue Ribbon School - Paterson Times

10-2-18

$100K grant will fund effort to improve reading for Paterson school kids - NorthJersey.com

10-1-18

Paterson gets $2.5 million grant to turn Kennedy, School 2 into full-service community schools - Paterson Times

9-26-18

Paterson school district gets title clearance to sell old School 5 - Paterson Times

9-25-18

Drug use among Paterson students drops by 8-percent - Paterson Times

9-24-18

Paterson schools start to see savings from $14.5 million energy project - Paterson Times

9-12-18

Hometown hero, Giants donate $20K to Paterson schools for football equipment - NJ.com

9-11-18

Victor Cruz pays surprise visit to Paterson football practice, donates $20,000 for equipment - Paterson Times

9-7-18

Superintendent Eileen Shafer Offers Plan to Make New School Year 'The Best Ever" for Paterson Students - Tapinto.net

9-7-18

Paterson schools report 45-percent drop in violence, vandalism, and weapon incidents - Paterson Times

9-6-18

Paterson school district begins two-year transition to regaining local control - NorthJersey.com

8-27-18

Paterson getting $5.4 million in federal grants - Paterson Times

8-23-18

Positive Trends Set Tone for Start of New School Year in Paterson - Tapinto.net

8-22-18

EPA gives $50,000 grant to Rutgers to help Paterson schools reduce food waste - Paterson Times

8-21-18

Paterson Board of Education picks parent of 4 to fill interim seat for remainder of 2018 - NorthJersey.com

8-20-18

Jessica Schutte appointed to Paterson school board - Paterson Times

8-6-18

Paterson to repair School 9 playground, parking garage - Paterson Times

8-01-18

Paterson Board of Education Seeks to Fill Vacant Seat - Tapinto.net

8-01-18

Paterson school board opens up process to fill seat vacated by Rivera - Paterson Times

7-24-18

Paterson school board member wants multi-sports dome at School 15 - Paterson Times

7-22-18

‘Already Great’ International High School Students Pass AP Spanish Exam, Earn College Credits - Tapinto.net

Press Releases: 2018-2019 School Year 

6-25-19

Third Paterson Public Schools Student Accepted into Competitive Mechanics Program

6-24-19

International High School Student Accepted into The U.S. Navy ROTC Program Affiliated with Rutgers and Princeton

6-20-19

Paterson Public Schools High School Seniors Earn $9.4 Million in Scholarships

6-20-19

Ten Paterson Public Schools High School Juniors Will Spend Their Senior Year Going to College Through the New “Steps” Program

6-20-19

Paterson Public Schools Board Approves New Five-Year District Strategic Plan: Paterson – A Promising Tomorrow

6-17-19

Paterson Public Schools to Graduate its First Class of International Baccalaureate Students

6-17-19

Paterson Public Schools Students, Assemblywoman Shavonda Sumter Join Together to Write More Than 8,200 Letters to More Than 1,000 Soldiers Deployed around The World

6-13-19

Adult High School Holds Commencement Exercises for What Is Believed to Be Its Largest Graduating Class

6-13-19

Student from Eastside High School’s School Of Culinary Arts, Hospitality and Tourism Earns Perfect Score on National Spanish Exam

6-12-19

Paterson Public Schools Secures $12 Million in Funding for 2018-2019 Budget

6-12-19

S.T.E.M. Academy Awarded $10,000 PSEG Sustainability Grant

6-11-19

Paterson Public Schools Students Compete in the “I Count” Poster Contest to Promote Participation in the 2020 U.S. Census

06-07-19

Kennedy Knights’ Jamier Wright-Collins Wins High Jump at The NJSIAA Sectionals and Group 4 Championship

06-06-19

Twenty-Four Students at International High School Inducted into the National Honor Society

06-06-19

Two Paterson Public Schools Students Accepted into Competitive Mechanics Program

05-31-19

Public School No. 10 Recognized for Outstanding Cancer Research Fundraising

05-23-19

Paterson Public Schools Releases Public Services Message from The U.S. Department of Agriculture Regarding Summer Food Service Program

5-22-19

Seventeen Paterson Public Schools Students Participate in Soul Mechanism Community Conversation at Carnegie Hall 

5-22-19

Loss of 128 People from the Paterson Public Schools Workforce Is Only the Beginning of the Budget Cuts’ Impact

5-21-19

Paterson Public Schools’ Top Scoring Basketball Siblings  – Taniesha and Avante Gilbert – Sign with St. Thomas Aquinas College

5-17-19

Eastside High School Boys Volleyball Team Gets Sixth Seed as It Gears Up for Its First Appearance in the NJSIAA State Tournament

5-17-19

Jets, STOMP Out Bullying and Municipal Credit Union to Honor School 12 in Paterson, NJ for Commitment to Preventing Bullying

5-16-19

Paterson Public Schools Information Technology Officials Complete Email Password Changes for District Employees

5-14-19

Paterson Public Schools Makes Student Progress Reports Available on Online Parent Portal

5-13-19

Superintendent Shafer’s Statement on Alleged Email Security Breach

5-9-19

District’s Teacher Coordinator of Science Honored for Going the Extra Mile by the Paterson Alliance

5-9-19

John F. Kennedy Knights Defensive Tackle Receives Merit Scholarship to Anna Maria College

5-8-19

Paterson International Baccalaureate Student Scores in The Top 2.5 Percent on Psat/Nmsqt Among Hispanics in the Region

5-7-19

Paterson Board of Education Adopts Budget for the 2019-2020 School Year

5-6-19

Six Paterson Public Schools Students Are Heading to The National History Day Finals

5-3-19

Paterson Public Schools Officials Present Plan To Combine Two Alternative Schools

5-1-19

Fifteen District High School Academies Selected to Participate in Amazon Future Engineer Program

4-30-19

Paterson Public Schools Kicks Off Series Of Family Steam Nights

4-30-19

Three John F. Kennedy Students Enter Finals Of Statewide Contest With Anti-Drug Rap

4-18-19

Paterson Public Schools Joins with Assemblyman Wimberly, Calvary Baptist Church and the Silk City Pearls To Serve Lunch To Students During Spring Break

4-17-19

John F. Kennedy Knights Linebacker Signs With Caldwell University

4-15-19

RPHS Students Take Third Place Honors at The Passaic County Film Festival

4-12-19

Paterson Public Schools Removes Bus Driver, Fines Bus Company After School Bus Is Driven Beyond Railroad Stop

4-11-19

Paterson Public Schools Strategic Plan Continues Developing After Second Community Forum

04-05-19

Sixty Students Commit To P-TECH At Panther Academy
At Signing Day Event

03-29-19

Two Paterson Public Schools Receive The Namm Foundation’s Support Music Merit Award

03-27-19

Paterson Stakeholders Unite to Protest Reduced State Funding

03-13-19

Paterson Public Schools Sending Students From Four High Schools To National History Day State Competition

03-13-19

International High School Earns College Board Award For Female Diversity In AP Computer Science

03-11-19

Paterson Public Schools Announces Five New Career And Technical Education Programs To Be Launched In September

03-11-19

Paterson Public Schools Names Eric Crespo Assistant Superintendent Of Academic Services

03-08-19

Five Paterson Public High School Students To Compete In Prestigious National Business Conference

02-28-19

 Board Of Education Approves Merit Goals For The 2018-2019 School Year

02-28-19

Board Of Education Approves Hib Coordinator Duties Being Assigned To The Director Of Alternative Education

02-25-19

 Paterson Public Schools Launches Self-Operated Pilot Program To Serve Halal Food

02-13-19

John F. Kennedy Knights Middle Linebacker Signs With Caldwell University

02-06-19

John F. Kennedy Knights Defensive Lineman Signs With Fort Scott Community College In Kansas

01-07-19

Paterson Public Schools Announces Applications Now Being Accepted for the P-TECH Program at PANTHER Academy

01-07-19

Twelve Paterson Public High Schools to Offer Advanced Placement Capstone Diploma Program in 2019-2020 School Year

12-20-18

VH1 Save the Music Foundation and the Sound Start Foundation to Bestow Grants to Revitalize Paterson Public Schools Music Programs

12-05-18

Young Men's Leadership Academy Takes First Steps to Greater Success

12-05-18

Paterson Public Schools Begins Comprehensive Self-Assessment with High School Equity Audit

12-05-18

Paterson Public Schools Releases Latest Progress on Speech Therapy Compensatory Services

12-04-18

Superintendent Shafer Testifies Before Joint Committee on Public Schools

11-30-18

Paterson Public Schools Administration Releases Health Benefits Answer Sheet on Mobile App, Website

11-27-18

Superintendent Shafer thanks Governor Murphy for Groundbreaking P-Tech Grant of more than $300,000

11-15-18

Paterson's JFK Knights Soccer Team Wins Pepsi/NYCFC Video Contest

10-11-18

Paterson Public Schools Officials Release Findings from Classroom Trailers Inspections

10-10-18

Paterson Schools Superintendent Reschedules Upcoming Kennedy Knights vs. Hackensack High School Football Game for Friday Afternoon

10-3-18

Paterson Public Schools Superintendent Joins Mayor and Police Chief to Announce New Public Safety Education Programs

10-02-18

Paterson's Public School 28 Recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School by U.S. Department of Education

9-28-18

Paterson Public Schools Receives Nearly $2.5 Million in Federal Full-Service Community Schools Funds

9-26-18

Paterson Public Schools Endorsed as the Owner of Old School Number 5

9-21-18

Paterson Public Schools Reports Progress on Eneergy Savings Improvement Program

9-17-18

Paterson State District Superintendent Demands NJSIAA Investigation of Racist Post Against Kennedy Knights Football Players

9-14-18

Paterson State District Superintendent Calls for Greater Sportsmanship from High School Athletes

9-12-18

Pre-K Relocation Options to be Presented to Parents, Caregivers Following Discovery of Black Mold

9-11-18

Paterson's Own Victor Cruz, NY Giants Make Surprise Visit to Paterson High School Foooball Practice

9-5-18

Paterson Board of Education Receives Plan to Transition to Local Control

8-23-18

Superintendent Shafer Unveils Positive Trends in Paterson Public Schools

7-20-18

Paterson Public Schools Look to Hire 17 Part Time Staff to Reduce Chronic Absenteeism at High Schools

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