MSD Community Update for Oct. 30
Coming Up for Manville Schools
SEPAG Meeting November 9
The Special Education Parent Advocacy Group is a parent-driven group that provides input on issues that affect the district's special needs population. Their first meeting is being held virtually on November 9 at 3:30 p.m. See the flyer for more details and a link to the meeting.
October 31 through November 4 Roosevelt Book Fair
November 2 MHS Seal of Biliteracy Testing
November 3 at 4 p.m. Middle Earth Journeys Laser Tag
November 4 MHS Picture Day
November 7 at 6 p.m. NHS Induction Ceremony
November 8 End of Marking Period 1
November 15 at 7 p.m. Board of Education Meeting
Roosevelt Visits Duke Farms
MHS Holds Financial Aid Workhop with Rider University
The high school’s Counseling Department recently partnered with financial aid specialists from Rider University to offer a virtual Financial Aid Workshop. There, the specialists went over the financial aid process, including how to apply, and broke it down so parents and students alike would be able to navigate the unknown waters. Click here for a full recording of the session.
Community Events and News
Manville PD is Hiring
Applicants must possess a New Jersey Police Training Commission Basic Course for Police Officers Certification, or be an Alternate Route police academy recruit or graduate, or possess a Special Law Enforcement Officer 2 Certification that is eligible to receive a waiver from the New Jersey Police Training Commission. Full details can be found here.
Welcome Booklet for Newcomers
RWJUH Offering Free Classes for Students
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital is offering free classes for students in Somerset County. Classes include BLAST Babysitting, Heartsaver First Aid and EMT Training. See the flyer for more details and contact information.
Free Rabies Clinic
The Board of Health is hosting a Rabies Clinic for dogs and cats on November 5 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at North End Firehouse #3, located at 169 North 8th Avenue. The rabies vaccination is free, but quantities are limited. Rabies vaccinations are required for dog licenses, which will be open for renewal in January. Dog licenses will not be offered at this event.
Christ the Redeemer Church, located at 98 S. 2nd Ave., is hosting multiple programs for food assistance. First is the Food Pantry, available on various Wednesdays from 4 to 5:00 p.m. Guests are welcome to stop by the main entrance of the red building to receive food.
Additionally, every Tuesday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. you can pick up a free hot meal courtesy of St. Joseph Church of Hillsborough. Please, bring your own bag!