The Michael Aymar Foundation has volunteered tutoring services every Saturday throughout the summer and of course, it displayed amazing results!
The Michael Aymar Foundation’s free tutoring sessions were a success! In a previous article, you learned about the free tutoring opportunities available for middle schoolers at the West Orange Public Library on the behalf of the Michael Aymar Foundation. It occurred every Saturday starting July 9 from 10-11 a.m. It served to support families during […]
MFEE, along with Board of Education and Superintendent, has decided to make a statement in regards to the opposition of Montclair Charter.
MFEE states opposition to Montclair Charter! “For 25 years, the Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence (MFEE) has leveraged resources and support for the Montclair Public Schools. MFEE was forged with an understanding that in the challenging landscape of public school financing, our district cannot rely solely on state funding and tax dollars to provide an exceptional academic experience to […]
Newark-based non-profit changes lives and keeps getting better with NJ SEEDS.
NJ SEEDS brings educational opportunities to New Jersey students. Since 1992, New Jersey SEEDS has transformed the lives of high-achieving students from low-income families. Via outstanding educational support, this group has activated a future for those brilliant young people who needed more than what their public school system could provide. The coalition is a privately […]
In loving memory of Michael Aymar, a Catholic teacher for 22 years, we remember his ultimate legacy of fulfilling a lifelong gift to his students.
Michael Aymar’s motto is “Education is not the filling of a bucket, but the lighting of a fire.” – W.B. Yeats Michael Aymar was an influential man, working with what he called “God’s best thing” – children. As a Jersey City native, he was educated by St. Anthony of Padua School and St. Peter’s Preparatory […]
If your child is struggling in school, the Tutor Shack might be the place for you.
Tutor Shack helps academics. The Tutor Shack is a tutoring facility available for students of all ages located off Bloomfield Avenue in Montclair. The Tutor Shack, founded by Princeton University graduate and former Rutgers University professor, Josh Kutchai, has been tutoring students of all educational levels over the last 12 years. Whether Kutchai is tutoring […]
It's a great day to be a Montclarian as Montclair High School commemorates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s historic visit.
Montclair’s best kept secret: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. visited and spoke at MHS in 1966! Exclusive at The Montclair Dispatch. On Monday, Jan. 18, 2016, the proud students of the Montclair High School Civics and Government Institute (CGI) will unveil a new bronze plaque commemorating the visit by the legendary Dr. Martin Luther King, […]
The Board of Education has voted to rename Mt. Hebron Middle School after the famous astronaut, Buzz Aldrin, who was born and raised in Montclair.
Buzz Aldrin Middle School: coming soon! On Monday, Oct. 19, the Montclair Board of Education voted to rename Mt. Hebron Middle School to Buzz Aldrin Middle School. Born Edwin Eugene “Buzz” Aldrin Jr. on Jan. 20, 1930, he attended Montclair public schools all throughout his childhood and graduated from Montclair High School in 1947. Buzz Aldrin […]
Nemnet, an organization dedicated keeping diversity in schools, assists minority students and professionals with job postings, workshops and seminars.
Nemnet brings diversity of people and ideas. Nemnet is an organization dedicated to bringing and keeping diversity in schools, both at a student level and a professional level. The team of six has been in service for 20 years, serving over 500 educational institutions nationwide as well as two international schools. Nemnet is currently headquartered […]
New Jersey SEEDS offers programs to help enhance the education of many students with low-income families in the community.
New Jersey SEEDS offers academic programs for motivated students. New Jersey SEEDS is a statewide nonprofit that changes the lives of high-achieving students from low-income families by transforming their educational opportunities. According to Ronni Denes, President of New Jersey SEEDS, each of SEEDS’ academic programs is designed to “rapidly build the critical thinking skills, knowledge base, emotional […]
MSU has received an anonymous gift in the amount of $20 million. The donation is expected to be put to use by the School of Business.
MSU’s School of Business receives a hugely generous donation. Montclair State University (MSU) has received an anonymous $20 million donation to its School of Business. The generous donation was made known to the public on July 8, 2015, and goes down as the largest donation the university has received in all its 107 years as […]