- Coyote AlertPosted 6 days ago
- Verona Police Blotter: May 13-20Posted 6 days ago
- Surveillance Camera Helps Police Nab Burglary SuspectPosted 7 days ago
- Sampson Drive Closing For Field WorkPosted 1 week ago
- Verona Police Blotter: May 6-13Posted 2 weeks ago
- Parent Forum On Drug, Dating IssuesPosted 2 weeks ago
- Police Seek Theft SuspectPosted 2 weeks ago
- Verona Police Help Deliver A BabyPosted 4 weeks ago
- Verona Police Blotter: April 22-29Posted 4 weeks ago
- Verona Police Blotter: April 15-22Posted 1 month ago
VHS Banners Tell School Story
Lamp-post banners: Montclair uses them to sing the praises of local shopping and colleges use them to cheer on their sports teams. Now Verona High School has them to remind its students and the community what the high school is all about.
A series of banners, which now line Sampson Drive from Grove Street to Fairview Avenue, were given to the school by the VHS SCA’s needs assessment committee. The idea was to incorporate the core values from the Verona Public Schools’ 2013-2018 Strategic Plan–collaboration, diligence, initiative, integrity, respect and responsibility–into a project. The committee tossed around several ideas before hitting on the idea of banners, which they felt would have the biggest impact in relation to the limited money the committee had–roughly $4,500.
Vivian DiStaso, the outgoing SCA president, was instrumental in getting the design ready, and the committee, which consisted of DiStaso, SCA members Don Flood, Lisa Freschi and Daphne Smith as well as VHS teacher Dr. Stacy Smith and VHS Principal Glenn Cesa, worked with Paul McDevitt, the school district’s director of facilities, to complete the project for opening day. Verona’s Department of Public Works installed the banners.
Get News Updates By Email
Princeton Honors Wertz At Graduation
Princeton University honored four New Jersey high school teachers...
- Posted 9 hours ago
Peckman Cleanup This Saturday
The Verona Environmental Commission is asking volunteers to come...
- Posted 18 hours ago
Mr. Vincent P. LaStella, 62
Mr. Vincent P. LaStella, 62, of Verona died on...
- Posted 2 days ago
Where In Verona Is It? Week 52
This is it folks: The last week of MyVeronaNJ.com’s...
- Posted 5 years ago
Where In Verona Is It? Week 22
Naughty? Nice? We’re not going to be judgmental. We’re...
- Posted 5 years ago
PSEG: Here’s Verona Outage Map
With the millions of homes without power around New...
- Posted 4 years ago