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Hightstown High School Among Top In Metro Area: U.S. News  East Windsor, NJ Patch

EAST WINDSOR TOWNSHIP, NJ — Hightstown High School has been ranked among the top schools in U.S. News' latest school rankings. It was ranked No.



Heres How Hightstown High School Was Ranked By US News  East Windsor, NJ Patch

Here's How Hightstown HS Was Ranked By US News - East Windsor, NJ - US News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country.



Greenstein Honors Students Responsible for Legislation Signed into Federal Law  InsiderNJ

Greenstein Honors Students Responsible for Legislation Signed into Federal Law. Trenton – Senator Linda Greenstein presented a resolution to students of ...



East Windsor Announces Summer Lineup For Etra Lake Park  East Windsor, NJ Patch

East Windsor Announces Summer Lineup For Etra Lake - East Windsor, NJ - It begins with the township's Independence Day event and continues with free ...



Job fair slated for April 6 at Hightstown High School  centraljersey.com

The East Windsor Regional School District will hold a job fair next week to fill at least 50 job openings for teachers – from special education teachers to STEM ...



‘From students in high school all the way to the president’s desk.’ How a government class fought for the release of unsolved FBI civil rights case files.  The Washington Post

A group of New Jersey students lobbied Congress to create a panel which would review cold case files from the and release the files publicly. It may be the first ...



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 ...



Lowry: Hightstown students deserve praise for civil rights work  NorthJersey.com

That curiosity, that bending toward civil rights justice, is still alive and well among high school students in New Jersey, and thankfully so.



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 ...



NJ students celebrate passage of civil rights bill they drafted, lobbied for  KYW Newsradio 1060

HIGHTSTOWN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The AP government class at Hightstown High School in New Jersey is celebrating after spending three and a half ...



NJ teens that tweeted their civil rights bill into law will now lobby for federal funding  Fox News

For three years teens at Hightstown High had researched, drafted, and even tweeted to the President to turn their class lesson into federal law.



Hightstown students make history with President Trump signing their civil rights cold case bill into law  The Trentonian

HIGHTSTOWN — The architects behind a bill President Donald Trump signed into law this week said it started off as a “crowd-sourced document.”



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, ...



A high school government class wanted to help solve civil rights crimes. So they drafted a bill that is now law  CNN

They weren't born when the civil rights movement ended. Even many of their parents weren't alive then. And yet a high school class in Hightstown, New Jersey, ...



Hightstown High students see efforts succeed with signing of federal law  centraljersey.com

For Oslene Johnson, it was the thought that the families of the victims of more than 100 racially motivated murders would never know much about the incidents ...



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

Three years ago students at Hightstown High School began drafting - and championing - a bill that would make it easier for the public to review unsolved civil ...



With Bridgman's help, Hightstown softball looks to keep growing (VIDEO)  NJ.com

Allie Bridgman wasn't the first Bridgman to play for Hightstown's softball team, wasn't the first Bridgman to be a standout for the Rams, and won't be the first from ...



NJ high school students draft bill that was signed by President  News 12 New Jersey

A group of New Jersey high school students can say that they drafted a bill that was actually signed into law by a United States president.



N.J. teens tweet at Trump and find a friend in the Senate. Now they've scored a win for civil rights.  NJ.com

Students at Hightstown High School encourage the president to sign a bill to create an archive of documents from civil rights cold cases.



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 Student Athlete Named To States First Advisory Panel  East Windsor, NJ Patch

Hightstown Student Athlete Named To Advisory Panel - East Windsor, NJ - Benjamin Simon will be part of the NJSIAA's first ever Student Advisory Committee, ...



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 ...



Talk About Civic Engagement! New Jersey High School Students Draft Legislation, Get It Signed Into Law — and Make History  The 74

This article is one in a series at The 74 that profiles the heroes, victories, success stories and random acts of kindness found at schools all across America.



Civil Rights Cold-Case Bill Drafted by High Schoolers Becomes Law  Courthouse News Service

(CN) – Conceived by a group of New Jersey high school students, a bill President Donald Trump signed this week mandates the public disclosure of the FBI's ...



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 ...



Hightstown High School prom 2016 (PHOTOS)  NJ.com

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



Heres How East Windsor Schools Were Graded On New State Report  East Windsor, NJ Patch

Here's How East Windsor Schools Were Graded - East Windsor, NJ - NJ once again released its controversial system that grades every school on a 0-100 scale.



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 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.



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 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.



Hightstown High School graduation 2019  NJ.com

Hightstown High School held its graduation on Friday, June 21, 2019, at Cure Insurance Center in Trenton.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 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 Grad Named Louis Bay Future Municipal Leader  East Windsor, NJ Patch

Hightstown Grad Named Future Municipal Leader - East Windsor, NJ - Ali Raza Husaini was one of three students statewide to receive the scholarship, officials ...



East Windsor Regional School District approves tentative budget  centraljersey.com

The East Windsor Regional School District Board of Education approved its tentative $88.7 million budget for 2018-19 and has submitted it to the Executive ...



Hightstown High School centennial graduation (PHOTOS)  NJ.com

Hightstown High School celebrated their 100th graduating class on Thursday at the Sun National Bank Center.



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

$$ts0906htfbtab_396490_20.JPG. Hightstown High football head coach Pete Brescia directs practice. (Martin Griff/The Times). HIGHTSTOWN — A decision to ...



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 ...



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.



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, ...



Matt Nelson makes triumphant return to Mercer with Harlem Globetrotters  NJ.com

For Matt Nelson, the CURE Insurance Arena in Trenton has played host to a number of memorable events in his life. Nelson, who went to Hightstown High ...



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 ...



Photos: Hightstown High School 2014 graduation  The Star-Ledger

Hightstown High School held its 2014 graduation tonight at the Sun National Bank Center in Trenton.



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.



Blood Drive At The Peddie School Set For May 21  East Windsor, NJ Patch

HIGHTSTOWN, NJ - There will be a blood drive in Hightstown in May. It will take place in the Ian H. Graham Athletic Center lobby at The Peddie School on ...



Students write bill to open civil rights files for families, investigators  Jackson Clarion Ledger

U.S. Sen. Doug Jones introduced a bill Tuesday that would clear the way to open records from civil rights cold cases — a bill written by high school students.



Hightstown High School installs synthetic turf, renovates athletic field  The Times of Trenton - NJ.com

HIGHTSTOWN — Highstown High School is installing a new synthetic turf and making other improvements to its athletic field this summer, which will open up the ...



Photos: Hightstown High School prom 2013  NJ.com

Hightstown High School hosted its 2013 senior prom tonight at Windows on the Water in Millstone.



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 ...



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.



A teacher's 3 takeaways from his students' bill becoming law  Education Dive

History teacher Stuart Wexler didn't want his students to count on their cold case bill becoming law. Sure, he had hopes — as did they. But a high school civics ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Hightstown High School Baseball-May 14 | Windsor Hight Herald  centraljersey.com

The Arts Council of Princeton's Communiversity ArtsFest is Central NJ's LARGEST and LONGEST RUNNING CULTURAL EVENT. Now in its 49th year, ...



Every NJ School Graded In Newly Released State Report: Your Rank?  Toms River, NJ Patch

Every NJ School Graded In Newly Released Report - Toms River, NJ - UPDATE: NJ released its controversial system that grades every school on a 0-100 scale.



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 ...



Candidates make case for election to school board during local event  centraljersey.com

The five candidates running for three available terms on the East Windsor Regional School District Board of Education fielded questions about topics ranging ...



Empty Bowls fundraiser March 23 at Peddie | Stories  centraljersey.com

Fill an empty bowl and fill a food pantry at the fourth annual “Empty Bowls” fundraiser, which is set for March 23 at The Peddie School's cafeteria in Highstown ...



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 ...



School board and teacher association to meet Jan. 9 in Hopewell  centraljersey.com

Frustrated at the lack of progress in contract negotiations and unhappy at what they consider to be unfair comparisons to other school districts, Hopewell ...



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.



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 ...



How did a twice-fired teacher get hired again? Lawmaker wants an investigation  NJ.com

A teacher who was fired for his troubled past got hired as a substitute. How?



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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: 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 ...



Trump signs national civil rights cold case bill created by N.J. students | Editorial  NJ.com

Known as Civil Rights Cold Case Records Collection Act of 2018, the law requires that unsolved criminal civil rights cases by reviewed, declassified and any ...



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:



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, ...



Study finds record wage gap between teachers and other college grads  Reading Eagle

The Economic Policy Institute issued a recent analysis that found teachers were paid 21.4% less in 2018 in weekly wages than similar college graduate.



Rancocas Valley makes most of rare opportunity - Sports  Burlington County Times

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



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

hess.JPG Don Hess stepped down as head coach of the Hightstown High boys' basketball team. Martin Griff/The Times. Maybe it's time. Maybe it's not.



AP Government Students Will Likely Get an A for the Congressional Bill They Wrote  History

The newly declassified JFK files have been getting a lot of hype recently, but there's another group of documents that historians and activists would like to ...



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

Brittany Pochick will compete nationally next week.



Teachers accused of sexual misconduct keep getting jobs in NJ 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 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 ...



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 ...



East Windsor, NJ Patch - Breaking News, Local News, Events, Schools, Weather, Sports and Shopping  Patch.com

Local news and events from East Windsor, NJ Patch. Latest headlines: 5 New Properties For Sale In The East Windsor Area; East Windsor Weekly Weather ...



Hightstown High School football coach Pete Brescia resigns  NJ.com

Pete Brescia tendered his resignation as Hightstown High School football coach yesterday.



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 ...



Hightstown Student Completes Governors School of Engineering and Technology  Patch.com

A Hightstown High School student completed this year's New Jersey Governor's School of Engineering and Technology at Rutgers at Rutgers University on ...



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 ...



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

It was during this time that Juzwiak received the first in a series of email from “Josh Hartnett,” whom Ackerman later revealed under oath was him.



Heres How East Windsor Students Scored On The SAT  East Windsor, NJ Patch

Here's How East Windsor Students Scored On The SAT - East Windsor, NJ - We have the results of how East Windsor's students fared on the SAT according to ...



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 ...



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 ...



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