• Verona Still Short Crossing Guards

    The 2018-2019 school year is almost halfway done, and Verona still needs crossing guards to keep kids safe as they go to and from school. The township is looking to fill multiple crossing guard positions at a...

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  • Grading Some Work On A Tuesday Evening

    Whose words these are I think I know. No name is on this paper though; I cannot read the writing here. I think and drink my coffee slow. My old red pen must think it’s clear I...

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  • VHS Gets Computer Science Inspiration At Yale

    Computer science has been the fastest growing area of study and Advanced Placement testing at Verona High School for the past decade. In 2009, only four students took AP Computer Science A, now VHS is ranked #1...

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  • Sign Up Now For Spelling Bee

    The Junior Woman’s Club of Verona invites all fourth and fifth grade students who are residents of, or attend school in Verona, to participate in our annual Spelling Bee. The competition will take place on Saturday, January...

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  • TCNJ’s President Eases College Anxiety At VHS

    On Friday, December 7, Verona High School alumna Dr. Kathryn A. Foster visited her old high school to talk to junior and senior students about what she knows best: college. The 1975 Verona graduate is now the...

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  • VHS Students Seek Gifts For Newark Toy Drive

    Verona High School‘s Student Council is once again running its holiday toy drive for elementary schools in Newark, and you can support it by bringing a gift to VHS or H.B. Whitehorne before Tuesday, December 18. VHS...

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  • VHS 2020 To Hold Pocketbook Bingo Fundraiser

    It’s not even 2019, but some folks are already thinking about 2020: Specifically, defraying the cost of a safe graduation celebration for the Verona High School class of 2020. To that end, they have organized a Pocketbook...

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  • Move Over Macy’s: Laning, Forest Hold Thanksgiving Parades

    All eyes will be on the Macy’s Thanksgiving day parade tomorrow, but today Verona’s spotlight was on Laning and Forest elementary schools, which had their own parades about Thanksgiving and balloons. According to Laning Principal Howard Freund,...

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  • County Confirms Priscoe, Alworth As BOE Winners

    It has taken two full weeks, but Essex County has finally certified the results of the November 6 elections and the totals confirm that Pamela J. Priscoe and Timothy Alworth have won seats on the Verona Board...

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  • Superintendent Corner: Giving Thanks

    “Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.” –Benjamin Franklin Dear Verona Parents, Staff, and Community Members, On behalf of the Verona Public Schools, I would like to thank the...

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