Voters kill the current School Budget

With the unofficial tally in, the school budget was voted down by nearly 400 votes in yesterday’s election.  That means its back to the drawing board. Does this mean that Mt. Misery will finally be dropped?  It will be a sharpening of the pencils over at Mahlberg to figure out how to proceed from here. […]

Catholic schools work to boost enrollment

While the region’s public school districts struggle with cuts in state aid that could affect programs and property taxes, the Camden Diocese has been changing how its schools operate to retain current students and attract new ones despite a bleak…

1st Annual Food Challenge – Cherry Hill West

On Friday, February 5th, 2010 at 7:30 PM Cherry Hill West High School is hosting the !st Annual Food Challenge where local non-professional bakers will be showing off their baked goods.  The baked goods will be judged by professional bakers from Frog Commissary Catering, Classic Cakes, and Charlene Kronk of Chery Hill West. Bakers may […]

Hoax Puts School In Lockdown

Today, January 7, 2010 the Beck Middle School went into lockdown mode when graffiti of a threatening nature was found in the girl’s bathroom.  This set the school’s lock down operations into motion and the police were called to the building. The district notification system was activated and parents were called by phone to alert […]

Cherry Hill School Board Freezes Budget

In an effort to stem the tide of increasing school budgets, the Cherry Hill Board of Education has frozen the school budget for this school year.  They are doing this in hopes to reduce to demand for increasing the budget in the upcoming year. One of the interesting facts that appears when you take a […]

How come the schools were closed?

When Cherry Hill had 24 inches of snow over the weekend of December 19-20, 2009, the road crews were out in full force plowing and getting all of the major roads in the area cleared for travel.  They did an excellent job given how much snow fell in the area. On the following Monday, the […]

Schools on Alert for Swine Flu

The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) has sent a health alert to all New Jersey schools and child care venues asking them to be on increased watch for influenza-like cases in the upcoming weeks.   This health advisory is one of the state’s increased monitoring actions in response to the recent […]

School Budget Passes

Unofficially, the school budget passed with 3606 Yes votes to 1960 No votes.  Unapposed candidates Wayne Tarken, Colleen Horiates and Kathy Judge will serve a three year term. Technorati Tags: 2010, budget, cherry hill, school

Camden County College Summer Registration

Summer credit registration starts March 23 for courses at Camden County College.  For those wishing to regiater in person, walk-in registrants can go to the Wilson Hall Center in Blackwood, the Second fllor of the Camden Technology Center, and the Information Desk at the William G. Rohrer Center in Cherry Hill.  You may also apply […]

Back To The Eighties

The drama production for the Beck Middle School for 2009 is "Back to the 80’s" which will be held at Beck on March 6,7, and 8 featuring songs from the 80’s.  Tickets are on sale now at Beck Middle School.  Come out and enjoy the show! Technorati Tags: beck middle school, cherry hill, drama, musical