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Sealed records could soon see the light of day. N.J. high school students made it happen.  NJ.com

Students at Hightstown High School have been working to get a bill that they wrote passed into law. President Donald Trump signed it into law on Jan. 9.



President Trump signs NJ high school students' bill into law  WPVI-TV

Three years ago, students from Hightstown High School drafted the Civil Rights Cold Case Records Collection Act, and Tuesday night President Trump signed ...



Hightstown Drops In NJ Monthlys School Rankings  East Windsor, NJ Patch

EAST WINDSOR TOWNSHIP, NJ —Hightstown High School dropped in New Jersey Monthly's annual list of the best schools in the state. Hightstown ranked ...



High schoolers drafted, got support, lobbied to pass a civil rights bill  KYW Newsradio 1060

HIGHTSTOWN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The AP Government class at Hightstown High School in New Jersey is on pins and needles as they wait for President ...



Trumps signs bill drafted by NJ students into law  PIX11 New York

HIGHTSTOWN, NJ — As the government shutdown rages on, a group of high schoolers from New Jersey have proven shown is possible down in Washington, ...



Hightstown to induct historic 25th Hall of Fame class  The Trentonian

HIGHTSTOWN >> Mercer County's longest running athletic Hall of Fame reaches a milestone this year.



With new US law, NJ high schoolers achieve the impossible  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

I probably put the odds at 10000-to-1, just knowing legislative process in general, teacher Stuart Wexler told New Jersey 101.5.



Hightstown football blanks Lawrence on Hall of Fame Night  The Trentonian

Hightstown — On the night that Hightstown High School honored its 2018 Hall of Fame class of star athletes and teams from the past, its football team provided ...



Computer Parts in Boys' Bathroom Prompt New Jersey High School Evacuation  NBC New York

A New Jersey high school was evacuated as a safety precaution Monday after a "suspicious device" that later turned out to be oddly assembled computer parts ...



Hightstown High School students advance in DECA competition  centraljersey.com

Fifty members of the Hightstown DECA Chapter placed in the Top 14 in their event at the Blue Central Regional Competition held recently at Kean University.



Hightstown beats division rival Trenton despite 6-8 bout split (PHOTOS)  NJ.com

Trenton won the majority of bouts Wednesday night, coming out on top on an 8-6 split, but Hightstown still managed to defeat the Tornadoes 32-28 in a key CVC ...



Bomb look-alike that prompted school evacuation was student's misplaced item  NJ.com

Hightstown Borough Police announced Tuesday that the device found in a high school bathroom stall that spurred a school evacuation was not dangerous, nor ...



Donald Trump signs bill to release FBI documents on civil rights-era killings  Jackson Clarion Ledger

President Donald Trump signed a bill Tuesday that clears the way for the release of previously redacted FBI documents related to civil rights-era killings, many of ...



New Firm Approved To Head East Windsor Superintendent Search  East Windsor, NJ Patch

New Firm Approved To Head Superintendent Search - East Windsor, NJ - The deadline to find a new superintendent for the East Windsor Regional School ...



Hightstown girls tennis becomes school's first program to win three straight MCT titles  The Trentonian

WEST WINDSOR — This is turning into serious greatness. Not just within the confines of Hightstown High School, but throughout the county. The Rams' girls ...



Hightstown High School team repeats as county Consumer Bowl champs  centraljersey.com

The Hightstown High School team that won the 2017 New Jersey Consumer Bowl state title faced some challenges if it was going to repeat as champions in ...



Hightstown High School prom 2016 (PHOTOS)  NJ.com

Students celebrated a night they'll remember for the rest of their lives.



Hightstown High School Graduate Earns Scholarship In Statewide Competition  Patch.com

Highstown High School Graduate Earns Scholarship - East Windsor, NJ - Siddhi Shah, of East Windsor, was one of three students statewide to be recognized.



East Windsor BOE Names Acting Superintendent  East Windsor, NJ Patch

East Windsor BOE Names Acting Superintendent - East Windsor, NJ - The East Windsor Regional Board of Education will employ a search firm to find a ...



Hightstown High School Commencement 2017 (PHOTOS)  NJ.com

The Hightstown High School senior class of 2017 received their diplomas in a ceremony at the Sun National Bank Center in Trenton.



The 939 NJ Superintendents, Principals Who Earned $150K Or More  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

Salaries Of 939 NJ Superintendents, Principals - Point Pleasant, NJ - These 939 top-paid NJ school superintendents and principals earned $150K, even if their ...



Hightstown High School teacher accused of sex with student 30 years ago  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

A Spanish teacher at Hightstown High School has been accused of sexual encounters with a student more than 30 years ago — leading to "control and ...



Hightstown High School Captures State Consumer Bowl Championship  Patch.com

Hightstown High School Wins Consumer Bowl Title - East Windsor, NJ - Hightstown defeated Irvington and Moorestown Friends to take home the title on ...



Freshmen get warm welcome at Hightstown High School (with multiple photos)  centraljersey.com

It takes something pretty special for a kid to give up the last day of summer vacation. Especially if it means going to school a day earlier than is required.



Hightstown High School senior receives DECA leadership award  Packet Online

Ananya Ramachandran, a senior at Hightstown High School in Hightstown, N.J., is the recipient of the 2017 DECA Emerging Leader Honor Award.



Hightstown High School grads urged to make the world stronger (with multiple photos)  centraljersey.com

Hightstown High School seniors' spirits were as high as the clouds in the sky Tuesday morning, as they set off to chart their course for life after high school.



Hightstown High School wins state Consumer Bowl title  NJ.com

TRENTON -- The Hightstown High School consumer team captained by Jasman Singh and coached by teacher David Teleposky won the 21st Annual N.J. ...



Hightstown High School evacuated, dismissed early after teacher falls ill from fumes  Hunterdon County Democrat - NJ.com

HIGHTSTOWN — Hightstown High School was evacuated this morning after a teacher was hospitalized following inhaling chemical fumes in a science lab.



East Windsor Families Rally For Grace Norton Rogers Principal  East Windsor, NJ Patch

East Windsor Families Rally For Principal - East Windsor, NJ - An online petition calls for Heather Gladkowski to retain her job as Grace Norton Rogers ...



HIGHTSTOWN: HHS student selected for United States Senate Youth Program  centraljersey.com

Jasman Singh, a senior student at Hightstown High School, has been selected by the N.J. Department of Education as one of two students who will join Sen.



Hightstown High School to Defend Consumer Bowl Title March 11  Patch.com

Students from Hightstown High School will defend their title against seven Mercer County high schools in the 20th annual NJ High School Consumer Bowl on ...



First female carpenter to represent N.J. in national skills competition  NJ.com

For 18-year-old Brittany Pochick, her love for mixed media art has evolved into carpentry, and she's good at it. So good, she's going to compete nationally.



Hightstown High School head football coach suspended over an alleged incident of foul language  NJ.com

Brescia will serve a one-game suspension tomorrow when the Rams host Notre Dame.



Hightstown High School Wins Mercer County Consumer Bowl  Patch.com

Hightstown High School Wins County Consumer Bowl - East Windsor, NJ - Hightstown defeated Ewing Hamilton High School West, Hopewell Valley, ...



Hightstown High School DECA chapter advances 31 to the state competition  Packet Online

Thirty-one members of the Hightstown High School DECA Chapter placed in the Top 11 in their event at the Blue Central Regional Competition held Jan.



Hightstown High School celebrates 101st annual commencement (With multiple photos)  Packet Online

Approximately 390 seniors graduated at the 101st annual Hightstown High School commencement ceremony June 21 at the Sun National Bank Center in ...



After huge turnout, Hightstown has its Mt. Rushmore members  NJ.com

HIGHTSTOWN -- NJ.com asked which Hightstown athletes and coaches deserved to be on it's Mount Rushmore? Did Hightstown ever answer! It took 602,040 ...



Former student loses appeal in teacher sex suit  NJ.com

The former Hightstown High School student is moving forward with a suit against the teacher alone.



Hightstown advances in N.J. state Consumer Bowl championships  NJ.com

HIGHTSTOWN -- The Hightstown High School team that won the Mercer County Consumer Bowl took the Central Jersey Consumer Bowl Championship title ...



HIGHTSTOWN: The top stories of 2016 (With multiple photos)  Packet Online

A really old time capsule once again saw the light of day, the Camden & Amboy Railroad Right-of-Way Site was recognized as an historic site, the Hightstown ...



Community gets behind Hightstown High School football team  centraljersey.com

The recent solar eclipse blocked out part of the sun, but none of the fun enjoyed by golfers who turned out for a fundraising event for the Hightstown High School.



Hightstown High girls' and boys' swimming topple Hamilton  NJ.com

HAMILTON – Trying to fill the role of a two-event county swimming champion isn't easy, but the Hightstown High School boys swimming team is aiming to do it.



Getting the call: Hightstown's Jose Lopez climbs the ladder in professional baseball  centraljersey.com

Professional baseball players don't often get a day off from the ballpark, but when Jose Lopez found himself with such an opportunity on Memorial Day this year, ...



Fitting together after five decades: First graduates from new Hightstown High School have 50th reunion (With multiple photos)  Packet Online

Vicki Mack's classmates threatened to have her lead them in a cheer at their class reunion. After all, Ms. Mack had been captain of the varsity cheerleading team ...



Program puts MCCC courses right into Hightstown High school day  NJ.com

While dual enrollment is not a new concept - high school seniors may also take classes at Mercer - at Hightstown High the curriculum is part of the regular school ...



HIGHTSTOWN: School board hears drug problem plea | Windsor Hight Herald  Packet Online

HIGHTSTOWN – A local parent pleaded with Board of Education to take a look at the drug problem at the high school during its meeting on Monday night.



Hightstown teen accused of setting fire to student's turban dismissed from school  The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

The Hightstown High School senior accused of setting fire to a Sikh student's turban last week has been dismissed from school and will not return, the East ...



Rancocas Valley makes most of rare opportunity  Burlington County Times

Winning the Central Jersey Group 4 title meant the Red Devils would face the country's No. 1 team Eastern.



HIGHTSTOWN: HHS athletes honored (with multiple photos) | Windsor Hight Herald  Packet Online

Hightstown High School's 2016 Athletic Awards Night was held on Thursday, June 2. The following are award winners and scholarship recipients:



Hightstown football preview, 2017 (With practice PHOTOS)  NJ.com

Last season was a rebuilding year for Hightstown, which struggled with inexperienced players starting at key positions. With the majority of their starters back ...



HIGHTSTOWN: Amponsa, Weidner bring sterling credentials into Hightstown HOF  Packet Online

The 22nd Annual Hightstown High School Athletic Hall of Fame ceremonies are scheduled to take place on Friday, Oct. 9, complete with the induction luncheon ...



Ocean City field hockey loses in state semifinal  Press of Atlantic City

HIGHTSTOWN — The Ocean City High School field hockey team fashioned an incredible season, and not even its 7-0 loss to Moorestown in the state Group III ...



Hightstown football unable to overcome slow start in loss to Moorestown  NJ.com

HIGHTSTOWN - Hightstown played a pretty decent second half of football Friday night but it wasn't enough to make up for the first half as the Rams fell to visiting ...



Which Mercer County high school musicals or plays should we photograph?  NJ.com

NJ.com will photograph high school musicals in Mercer County and we want readers to choose which ones.



Hightstown parent apologizes, settles anonymous threat case  The Times of Trenton - NJ.com

A Hightstown High School parent sued for sending anonymous and threatening e-mail to a school music teacher in 2009 settled the matter in court this week by ...



Taking a step back in time: Historical Society house tour offers charm, significance  Packet Online

Take “A Step Back in Time” with the Hightstown-East Windsor Historical Society, as the organization hosts its biennial self-guided house tour from 1 to 5 p.m. on ...



Troubled Hightstown police department could be disbanded in East Windsor outsourcing deal  NJ.com

HIGHTSTOWN — With roughly 5,500 residents in a one-square-mile borough, Hightstown has for years debated whether the town needs its own police ...



Hightstown girls swimming pulls away late for 89-91 victory over Notre Dame (PHOTOS/VIDEO)  NJ.com

HIGHTSTOWN – On a few fronts, Thursday's meet against Notre Dame was shaping up to be a big challenge for Hightstown's girls swimming team. The Rams ...



Hightstown High School Alums Honor Fallen Friend  Patch.com

July 4th softball tournament held to raise money for the Jason Segarra Memorial Scholarship, awarded to a graduating Hightstown High School senior each year ...



National Merit Scholarship Program semifinalists named for 2019  MyCentralJersey.com

Central Jersey students from 53 schools, along with one home-schooled scholar, have been named as semifinalists for the 2019 National Merit Scholarship ...



3 Young People, Killed By New Jersey Trains This Past Week  Patch.com

3 Killed By Trains In NJ This Week - Princeton, NJ - Friends and family had fond memories of the victims who were killed by trains this past week.



HIGHTSTOWN: Spotlight shines brightly on top teachers | Windsor Hight Herald  Packet Online

HIGHTSTOWN - The East Windsor Regional School District Board of Education recognized district teachers and educational specialist who were selected as ...



Hess steps aside as Hightstown High boys' basketball head coach  The Times of Trenton - NJ.com

Maybe it's time. Maybe it's not. Don Hess still isn't quite sure. But the dean of boys' basketball coaches in Mercer County has been wrestling with the notion of ...



New Jersey SAT Scores Released: Every High School Ranked  Toms River, NJ Patch

New Jersey SAT Scores Released: Every HS Ranked - Toms River, NJ - We have the list of each NJ high school's average 2017 scores that were recently ...



Former employer recalls Hamilton woman who died in collapse as dedicated mom  The Trentonian

HAMILTON >> Tika Justice's daughters were her pride and joy.



Hightstown H.S. teacher chosen for national fellowship program  NJ.com

Hightstown High School English teacher Katie Cubano is focused on leading from the classroom. Her new fellowship with the National Council of Teachers of ...



Teachers accused of sexual misconduct keep getting jobs in N.J. Here's why  NJ.com

These N.J. teachers were allowed to keep teaching despite allegations. How "passing the trash" puts N.J. students at risk.



HIGHTSTOWN: New book attempts to unmask the hidden history of domestic terror  Packet Online

HIGHTSTOWN – Hightstown High School social studies teacher Stuart Wexler has published his third book, and first solo book, on domestic terrorism in the U.S. ...



No action against chief for music video shot at firehouse  NJ.com

HIGHTSTOWN -- Hightstown will not take any action against its fire chief in connection with a hip hop video shot at the borough's firehouse recently, the mayor ...



Local actor's latest role is on season opener of 'Chicago P.D.'  NJ.com

HIGHTSTOWN -- Since 2008, when Patrick Byas had his first speaking role on an episode of NBC's "Law and Order SVU," the local resident and actor has ...



Boys Tennis: Hightstown breaks through to Central, Group 3 title match, falling to No. 7 Moorestown, 5-0  NJ.com

MOORESTOWN – The Hightstown High School boys tennis team knew there was a mountain standing in its way. The third-seeded Rams faced an uphill ...



30 NJ Towns With The Most Heroin Abuse In New 2018 Report  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

30 NJ Towns With The Most Heroin Abuse - Point Pleasant, NJ - Each year, the list of NJ communities — large, small, urban and suburban — with the most ...



HIGHTSTOWN: Board of Education recognizes June retirees | Archives  Packet Online

HIGHTSTOWN — Monday night, the Board of Education recognized a dozen staff members retiring at the close of the academic year.



Hightstown football beats Princeton in a shootout, 35-21  NJ.com

PRINCETON -- The Hightstown High School football team had the final touchdown in a half-spanning, back-and-forth series that saw the Rams and Princeton ...



Football previews, 2014: Hightstown  The Star-Ledger

HIGHTSTOWN -- It has been a long time since the Hightstown High School football team has had a winning record. In fact, one has to go back to the 2006 ...



East Windsor Regional School District honors 34 retirees  NJ.com

The East Windsor Regional School District held its retirement recognition reception on Monday, June 1 at Hightstown High School.



Odunowo to attend USSYP  NJ.com

Orange High School senior will be one of two from New Jersey to attend the program.



Mercer County schools announce closures, delayed openings due to ice storm  Hunterdon County Democrat

MERCER -- This time, it's ice. With some Mercer County communities reporting .10 to .25 inches of ice coating roads and trees this morning, schools were closed ...



Robbinsville's school board president charged with DWI  NJ.com

HIGHTSTOWN -- Robbinsville's school board president was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated through a school zone over the weekend, police ...



Hightstown girls tennis captures first Mercer County Tournament title in program history  The Trentonian

WEST WINDSOR >> There is one thing that can be unequivocally stated about the first Mercer County Tournament tennis title in Hightstown High School history.



East Windsor district names new superintendent  NJ.com

The board voted to hire Richard Katz, who currently oversees the Saddle Brook School District in Bergen County.



NJ Today: Central Jersey Daily Rundown, Tuesday, April 24  MyCentralJersey.com

Oliver Corona and Christian Menjivar, 16-year-old students at Plainfield Public School's Barack Obama Academy for Academic & Civic Development, have been ...



Watchung Hills Regional High School welcomes new staff  New Jersey Hills

WARREN TWP. - Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) welcomed several new staff members to the ranks of its faculty and staff for the start of the ...



Landlord was trying to evict Hamilton family at time of deadly collapse  The Trentonian

HAMILTON >> The landlord who owns the home that was rented out to Tika Justice was trying to evict the family from the rental property at the time the township.



EAST WINDSOR: Educator Jessica Smedley takes Hillsborough job  Packet Online

Jessica Smedley, the supervisor of counseling at East Windsor Regional School District, was hired Monday as the new director of guidance in a revamped ...



SAT Scores For All N.J. High Schools Released: How Did Yours Do?  Patch.com

SAT Scores For All N.J. High Schools - Point Pleasant, NJ - Here are lists of the best and worst performances by New Jersey school districts on the state's annual ...



247 Top New Jersey High Schools In 2017-18  Patch.com

247 Top New Jersey High Schools - Point Pleasant, NJ - Where are New Jersey's best high schools? A new ranking reveals.



Watt NXT advances to NJ State Robotics Championship  MyCentralJersey.com

Robotics team 7350 Watt NXT qualified from the FTC Snow Day Showdown X Qualifier at Hightstown High School.



Sikhs in NJ are proud of their turbans, say harassment is no joke  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Sikh religious leaders react after New Jersey 101.5 suspends two hosts over derogatory comments about the attorney general.



Allentown girls' soccer bids to repeat as Group 3 state champion  centraljersey.com

Allentown High School enjoyed a banner girls' soccer season in 2017. The Redbirds finished 22-1 and won the Group 3 state tournament championship, the first ...



Hightstown Named 2017 Mercer County Consumer Bowl Champ  MercerMe

A team of students from Hightstown High School took the top honor at Mercer County's 2017 New Jersey High School Consumer Bowl, beating out six other area ...



Sikh student's turban set ablaze during school fire drill  The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

A routine fire drill at Hightstown High School in Mercer County turned terrifying for one student. As students gathered outside on school grounds one morning ...



Hightstown Rams battle cold, rain to beat Revolution  Packet Online

The Hightstown Rams Pop Warner Pee Wee division football team beat the Hamilton Revolution 26-6 in a divisional game on Sunday afternoon which was ...



Cranford rising senior learns how state government works at American Legion Auxiliary Girls State  MyCentralJersey.com

Student and school news from Union and Middlesex counties and beyond.



Lawrence High School Graduation 2015 (PHOTOS)  NJ.com

TRENTON - "So what do you guys want to talk about?" Lawrence High School Principal Dr. Jonathan Dauber said as he left the podium Thursday night at Sun ...



East Windsor charity honoring Rutgers student killed in 2000 crash prepares for annual golf classic  The Times of Trenton - NJ.com

About $200000 has been donated in Joshua Harr Shane's name to The Institute For Children With Cancer And Blood Disorders, now known as the Embrace ...



EAST WINDSOR: Community mourns after teenager's body found by train tracks  Packet Online

EAST WINDSOR — A young man's family is in mourning after he committed suicide last week.



Watt NXT advances to NJ state championship  Asbury Park Press

On Sunday, January 29, robotics team 7350 Watt NXT advanced to the New Jersey State Championship! The team qualified from the FTC Snow Day Showdown ...



HIGHTSTOWN: Boy Scout helps tell borough's railroad history  Packet Online

HIGHTSTOWN — There are few traces of the trains that once traversed through the borough.



Super Bowl 2014: A Q&A with the New Jersey native overseeing ESPN's Super Bowl coverage  NJ.com

Seth Markman, a native of East Windsor, oversees ESPN's NFL studio shows.



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