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