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Two McNair Juniors Take School to the Finals in Samsung STEM Competition

With the help of two creative, science-minded juniors, Jersey City’s McNair Academic has become one of 300 public middle and high school finalists in the 14th annual Samsung Solve for Tomorrow national STEM competition. The students — Eza Iqbal and Fay Wang Davis — developed a proposal to use rice husks to create durable bricks to build stable […]

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Student “Revolutionizers” Decry “Shocking” School Conditions

A group of student activists returned to the Board of Education last night to complain of leaking pipes, toilette-paperless bathrooms and non-existent arts programs. The group, known as the Revolutionizers of Jersey City High Schools, harangued board members at last month’s meeting, apparently prompting a discussion of school repairs at Monday night’s caucus. One revolutionizer, a […]

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New Bathrooms, Elevators and Fire Alarms Dominate BOE Caucus

At last night’s caucus meeting, the Board of Education got updates on recently completed and upcoming facilities projects at schools across the district. “Approximately 80% of our school buildings are between 80 and 100 years old,” said Superintendent Dr. Norma Fernandez, adding that these old buildings need significant improvements, including to their pipes, roofs, doors, […]

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Who’s Endorsing Whom in The Board of Education Race

It is said that endorsements count for little in politics. Nonetheless, the two slates vying for three Board of Education seats have picked up several endorsements each. Endorsements for the three independent candidates are, as yet, unknown. Slates Children First (Lorenzo Richardson, Gina Verdibello, and Monique K. Andrews) endorsements: Education Matters (Dejon Morris, George Blount, […]

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