• Freschi Becomes 1st Woman To Head BOE

    UPDATE: Lisa Freschi is not the first woman to serve as BOE president. Barbara Mamchur became president in 1980 when the then president died before his term was up. Hilda Jaffe was president in the late 1960s...

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  • C.H.I.L.D. To Hold Fundraiser November 15

    Verona C.H.I.L.D. (Children Having Individual Learning Differences) invites all members, families and friends of the Verona educational community to enjoy an evening at the Verona Inn on Thursday, November 15, from 5 to 9 p.m. Simply come...

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  • Verona Inn Hosts Night To Benefit Verona C.H.I.L.D.

    Verona C.H.I.L.D. (Children Having Individual Learning Differences) invites all members, families and friends of the Verona educational community to enjoy an evening at the Verona Inn on Thursday, November 16, from 5 to 8:30 p.m. The Verona...

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  • Laning, HBW Bring Comforting Touch To Learning

    For some children, the demands of a modern classroom can be overwhelming. So overwhelming that they can’t focus on the language arts, math and science that they are there to learn. To help them, Verona’s special services...

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  • Pool’s Summer Reading Room Starts June 27

    C.H.I.L.D. (Children Having Individual Learning Differences) is once again sponsoring the summer Outdoor Reading Room at Verona Pool and it will open on Monday, June 27. Young readers can go to the book hut near the snack...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Learn How To Volunteer In Verona

    Verona runs on volunteers: Its many volunteer organizations look after everything from our safety to our schools, our scouts and our sports. And many of these groups are looking for more volunteers. On Tuesday, December 1, there...

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  • Social Skills Workshop This Thursday

    UPDATE: The workshop has been postponed because of the snow day. We’ll let you know as soon as it is rescheduled. On Thursday, March 5, there is going to be a workshop to help parents help their...

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  • C.H.I.L.D. Starts Support Groups

    Children Having Individual Learning Differences (C.H.I.L.D.) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit parent organization for the Verona school district. C.H.I.L.D. provides support to Verona children facing learning challenges. C.H.I.L.D. seeks to bridge the gap between general and special education...

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  • Reading Room At Pool Names Most Avid Readers

    Earlier this summer, the Outdoor Reading Room at the Pool, sponsored by Verona C.H.I.L.D., opened its doors to dozens of young readers. Staffers Luke Fess, a graduate of Verona High School and Rutgers University and an aspiring...

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  • Education Group To Screen Acclaimed Movie On Dyslexia

    C.H.I.L.D, the Verona non-profit that advocates for children with learning issues, and Verona Schoolsʼ Special Services Department are sponsoring a screening of an important movie on dyslexia on Thursday, March 13. “The Big Picture”, which was created...

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