Tag archive for ‘schools’
By Charlie Sahner On Monday, November 16th, 2020

New Hope-Solebury caught in between state, county on whether to close schools

Pennsylvania and Bucks County health officials can’t agree on whether schools should switch to all-virtual learning, and New Hope-Solebury is caught in the middle. Pennsylvania Department of Education officials More...

By Staff On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020

Pennsylvania schools can resume in-person teaching as soon as July 1

The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) on Wednesday said elementary and secondary schools in the state’s yellow and green phases may resume in-person instruction and activities beginning July 1 if they have an More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, April 28th, 2018

New Hope-Solebury School Board Approves New Contract with Teachers

New Hope-Solebury teachers attend a school board meeting in September 2017. The New Hope-Solebury Board of School Directors on Thursday approved a contract with teachers and other professional staff at their More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

New Hope-Solebury Students Rally to End Gun Violence

Students of New Hope-Solebury High School walked out of their classrooms Wednesday morning to demand an end to gun violence in the wake of last month’s tragic shooting at a Florida school. Walkouts around More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, December 15th, 2017

Talks Between New Hope-Solebury School Board and Teachers Grind On

New Hope-Solebury Education Association Chief Negotiator Yona Rose. The New Hope-Solebury School Board and teachers union have been slugging it out in slow motion this past year over a new contract to replace the More...

By Staff On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Six New Hope-Solebury High School Seniors Land Auto Show Scholarships

Pictured (L-R): Sam Czupich, Keanne Marcelo, Courtney Purdy, James Summerson, Anna Lenger, and Bailey Hendricks. (Photo: Steve Williams) The New Hope-Solebury Community Association celebrated 60 years of the New More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, July 29th, 2016

Food Truck Fundraiser Aug. 5 Will Benefit New Hope-Solebury Education Fund

Bonjour Creperie truck. A food truck fundraiser being held on Friday, Aug. 5, will seek not only to satisfy appetites and raise spirits, but also raise money for the New Hope-Solebury Education Fund. The event kicks More...

By Steve Chernoski On Thursday, June 30th, 2016

The Pedestrian Isolation of Connaught Hill in Lambertville

A man walks from Connaught Hill to downtown Lambertville on the shoulder of NJ-179 Lambertville’s Connaught Hill is the city’s “middle hill,” renowned for hosting the old Lambertville High More...

By Steve Chernoski On Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

South Hunterdon Regional School District prepares for change at final strategic planning meeting

A mix of parents, administrators, teachers and board members discuss in breakout groups at a recent strategic planning meeting Two years ago, the South Hunterdon Regional School District was created after voters More...

By Staff On Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

Opinion: What the PA Supreme Court decision really means for charter schools

POWER VACUUM: A Pennsylvania Supreme Court decision prevents the Philadelphia School Reform Commission from unilaterally establishing charter school enrollment caps. Contrary to some misleading reports, it will More...