Glenfield Middle School Finds Perfect ‘Match’ with its Production of “Fiddler on the Roof”

Glenfield Middle School Finds Perfect ‘Match’ with its Production of “Fiddler on the Roof”

Glenfield Middle School Students Show Their Acting Chops with a Fun and Festive Performance of ‘Fiddler’ that Left Audiences Singing “L’Chaim” During the final week of April, students at Glenfield Middle School lit up the stage with their production of the critically acclaimed musical Fiddler on the Roof. The show featured many talented 6th, 7th, […]

Blake Broder Earns Senior Option Internship at The Montclair Dispatch

Blake Broder Earns Senior Option Internship at The Montclair Dispatch

Blake Broder Earns coveted Senior Option Internship at The Montclair Dispatch, tasked with the Senior Spotlight series for 2018. At the end of every school year, through the Career Internship Program at Montclair High School, graduating seniors get the opportunity to participate in a four-week internship in a field of their choice. This year, Montclair […]

Montclair’s MFEE – Showdown ’18 Exceeds All Expectations! “Encore! Encore!”

Montclair’s MFEE – Showdown ’18 Exceeds All Expectations! “Encore! Encore!”

Showdown 2018 turned out to be the surprise hit of the season, exceeding attendance projections and leaving the audience, entrants and sponsors calling for more. Photos Provided by Tony Turner and Wil Young. The Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence, MFEE, and it’s seasoned Executive Director, Masiel Rodriquez-Vars have once again reimagined the fundraiser successfully, rounding […]

Montclair High School Students Stage A Walkout Against Gun Violence on March 14, 2018

Montclair High School Students Stage A Walkout Against Gun Violence on March 14, 2018

On March 14, 2018, Montclair High School students organized a walkout to protest gun violence.  Montclair High School students self-organized a walkout against gun violence for 17 minutes on March 14, 2018, to show their support for the 17 students who lost their lives at Parkland High School in Florida on February 14, 2018, and […]

Michael Aymar Foundation Awards 2017 NASHDO Scholarship to Aquinas Academy Student

Michael Aymar Foundation Awards 2017 NASHDO Scholarship to Aquinas Academy Student

The holidays are all about giving. But instead of handing out neatly-wrapped presents with shiny bows, the Michael Aymar Foundation gifted something life-changing this season: a $5,000 scholarship. The Michael Aymar Foundation is a non-profit organization that honors Mr. Michael Aymar, a former English teacher who taught at Catholic schools across New Jersey. Mr. Aymar […]

MHS Football and Their Fans Win 2017 State Championship at MetLife

MHS Football and Their Fans Win 2017 State Championship at MetLife

Montclair Mounties Football wins 2017 State Championship Photojournalism, East Rutherford, NJ 12-1-2017, Montclair High School Football wins the State Championship. The final score 35-14 and the opponent, Union City, are all well documented. What is special is the unique bond between the team and their fans that was on full display Friday night under the lights […]

Caitlin Kennedy, MHS ’15 and Kenyon ’19, sends video postcard back from DIS in Copenhagen, Denmark

Caitlin Kennedy, MHS ’15 and Kenyon ’19, sends video postcard back from DIS in Copenhagen, Denmark

Caitlin Kennedy, MHS’15 and Kenyon College Junior, studying at DIS in Copenhagen sends us a video postcard on her commute from her apartment to campus. Caitlin Kennedy, a Montclair High School class of 2015 Alum and current Kenyon College Junior is studying abroad this fall semester at ‘Study Abroad in Scandinavia’, also known as DIS, […]

Corinne Connor’s ‘College Apps Made Easy’ Makes College Applications Easier for Everyone.

Corinne Connor’s ‘College Apps Made Easy’ Makes College Applications Easier for Everyone.

Local Mom and Entrepreneur Corinne Connor makes college applications easier for everyone through her College Apps Made Easy program. Transcripts. Essays. Extracurriculars. Career interests. Academic skills. These are just some of the elements that factor into the typical college application. The process is stressful and overwhelming, especially for busy high school seniors and their families. […]