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25 Graduate from Plainfield High School Summer Program  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ – For some students in Plainfield High's 2019 summer program, completing the requirements for their high school diploma was a major ...



South Plainfield Resident attended Waksman Institute Summer Experience  TAPinto.net

South Plainfield High School junior, Emma Morin, attended the Waksman Institute Summer Experience through Rutgers University. WISE is an intensive ...



Plainfield Board of Education Business Meeting  TAPinto.net

The Plainfield Board of Education will hold a business meeting in the cafeteria at Plainfield High School. Action will be taken on recommendations by the ...



The Week Ahead in Plainfield: National Night Out, Restaurant Week, Music in the Park and more!  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ – August is off to a busy start here in the Queen City. Take a look at the week ahead in Plainfield. Where will we see you this week?



10th Annual Plainfield Public Schools 21st Century Community Learning Centers End of Summer Museum Walk and Dance Showcase  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ –July 25, 2019 - On Thursday, August 1, 2019, Plainfield Public Schools, in partnership with School Based Youth Services and Plainfield ...



Two New Sparta High School Administrators Look Forward to Starting the Year  TAPinto.net

SPARTA, NJ – When the first bell rings for the 2019-2020 school year, Sparta High School students will be greeted by a new principal and “sort of new” vice ...



Plainfield's 6th Annual Queen City Mentoring Academy Graduation on Saturday  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The community is invited to attend the Queen City Mentoring Academy 6th annual graduation ceremony at Plainfield High School on Saturday ...



Plainfield High School Congratulates the Class of 2019  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ – The sun shined brightly after a soggy start to the day as hundreds of families and friends filled the stands of Hub Stine Stadium to capacity for ...



Funeral Services Announced for Former Plainfield Resident, Anthony Parenti  TAPinto.net

FANWOOD, NJ -- Services for former Fanwood Police Chief Anthony Parenti are set for Sunday, Aug. 4, from 3 to 7 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home 155 South ...



Plainfield High School Student Writes, Directs Original Play, “A Hollow Place"  TAPinto.net

Free Performances by the PHS Players - April 12 and April 13 at PHS Auditorium.



O'Shaughnessy's Eagle Scout Project Beautifies South Plainfield's Southside Dog Park  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The Southside Dog Park serves as a gathering spot for canines and their human companions and, since being established in 2017, ...



Music in the Park @ Milt Campbell Field - Free Community Concert  TAPinto.net

New Outlook Pioneers Presents MUSIC IN THE PARK @ MILT CAMPBELL FIELD 1322 – 64 EAST THIRD STREET, PLAINFIELD, NJ COMMUNITY CONCERT ...



Music in the Park at Milt Campbell Field - Free Community Concert  TAPinto.net

New Outlook Pioneers Presents MUSIC IN THE PARK @ MILT CAMPBELL FIELD 1322 – 64 EAST THIRD STREET, PLAINFIELD, NJ COMMUNITY CONCERT ...



Central Jersey Daily Rundown, Tuesday, Aug. 13  MyCentralJersey.com

(Photo: ~Courtesy of Plainfield Public Schools). Meet and greet superintendent. Dr. Diana Mitchell, superintendent of Plainfield Public Schools, will be at the ...



Plainfield school principal claims she's paid less because she's a white female  MyCentralJersey.com

PLAINFIELD - The principal of the Plainfield Academy of Arts and Advanced Sciences (PAAAS) has filed a lawsuit against the school district, alleging that as a ...



Plainfield High School valedictorian and others benefit from Kean's instant admission process  MyCentralJersey.com

Eduardo Flores, valedictorian of the Class of 2019 at Plainfield High School, was admitted to Kean University in January as part of the Union-based university's ...



South Plainfield Recognized Among Top 100 'Best' High Schools in New Jersey  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – There are over 400 high schools in the Garden State and, according to US New & World Report,South Plainfield High School is in the ...



Robert Diehl Heading Back to South Plainfield High School  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - At a special meeting last Thursday, the South Plainfield Board of Education (SPBOE) voted 7-0 in support of appointing Robert Diehl ...



North Plainfield High School Class of 2019 Graduates Under Sunny Skies  TAPinto.net

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Plainfield Board of Education passes resolution naming new school superintendent  MyCentralJersey.com

The Board of Education has passed a resolution naming a new superintendent of schools, but no official announcement has been made.



"In The Heights" - South Plainfield High School Musical To Open This Friday, April 5th  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD - South Plainfield High School (SPHS) will be presenting their Spring Musical, "In the Heights," on Friday, April 5th at 7p.m., Saturday, April ...



Plainfield school district opposes vocational charter high school application  MyCentralJersey.com

Vocational Technical Regional Charter High School would take millions from school district.



Police Investigating Threat on South Plainfield High School  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – There is an increased police presence at South Plainfield High School today due a report of a possible threat.



Plainfield High School Graduation a Historical Event to Remember  TAPinto.net

Great moments during the ceremony honoring our country and student accomplishments. PLAINFIELD, NJ- June 24, 2019– The Plainfield High School Class of ...



Plainfield High School Students Graduate from Rutgers Upward Bound Programs  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Students from Plainfield High School and Plainfield Academy for the Arts and Advanced Studies, or P.A.A.A.S., graduated from Rutgers ...



Ribbon Cutting, Rededication Ceremony of Victor B. Liske Pool Held at Plainfield High School  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - A rededication ceremony was held on Tuesday at Plainfield High School's pool named for Victor B. Liske. According to Athletic Director John ...



Plainfield releases details on new Woodland Elementary School  MyCentralJersey.com

Students and community members were given the opportunity to discuss the development of a new elementary school in Plainfield on Thursday night.



NJ football: Plainfield names 'proven winner' Sofilkanich head coach  MyCentralJersey.com

Veteran mentor Don Sofilkanich, who has had tremendous success reviving football programs in urban school districts, has been named Plainfield High ...



Cedarbrook K-8 Center 8th Grade Promotion Held at Plainfield High School  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - A promotion ceremony for 61 students at Cedarbrook K-8 Center was held in the auditorium at Plainfield High School on Wednesday.



Plainfield High School Students Receive 'Instant Admissions' from Kean University  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - For Eduardo Flores, Valedictorian of the Class of 2019 at Plainfield High School, being admitted to Kean University on Monday as part of the ...



South Plainfield High School's Fall Athletes Recognized  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield High School athletes were recognized for their achievements in fall sports during the board of education's Jan.



Opioid Crisis Grows at Alarming Rate and South Plainfield High School Works to Stop the Epidemic  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD - As the abuse of opioids among the youth of the nation continues to grow and death rates from overdose are on the rise, South Plainfield ...



South Plainfield High School - Kyle Gallardo Accepted to West Point  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - South Plainfield High School senior, Kyle Andrew Gallardo, recently received an acceptance letter to the United States Military ...



Maxson Graduates Largest Middle School Class in Plainfield District  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - A promotion ceremony for over 260 Maxson Middle School students who will be attending ninth grade in September was held in a packed ...



Plainfield Board of Education president: 'It's a new day'  MyCentralJersey.com

Plainfield school board president Richard Wyatt says the school district will be transformed in 2019.



John Foscolo Named Assistant Principal of South Plainfield High School  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – John Foscolo, a native of South Plainfield and former teacher and coach for the district, will return to the borough this fall as an ...



South Plainfield High School's 'Be Kind' Initiative Has Positive Results  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Several members of the South Plainfield Board of Education (BOE) took to the dais this week wearing the 'Be Kind' T-shirts they ...



Plainfield High School Students Attend International Women's Day Event  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Students from Plainfield High Schools attended a celebration of International Women's Day, sponsored by the Schools Development Authority ...



Plainfield Public Schools Oppose New Charter School Application  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Plainfield Public Schools' Interim Superintendent Ronald E. Bolandi recommended on Monday that the Commissioner of Education, Dr.



Ronnie Spring Reflects on Tenure as Principal of South Plainfield High School  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – After eight years in the South Plainfield School District – all of them spent as an administrator at the high school – Ronnie Spring will ...



Plainfield High School Awarded Grant to Expand School Breakfast Program  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Beatris Perdomo, an 11th grader at Plainfield High School, and Maschio's food *service* staff member Sandra Bailey were among the first to ...



Leo Whalen Named Principal of South Plainfield Middle School  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Board of Education (SPBOE), at a meeting June 19, named Leo Whalen the new principal of South Plainfield ...



Jets and Gatorade Name Gary Cassio of South Plainfield High School Coach of the Week  newyorkjets.com

The New York Jets have named Gary Cassio of South Plainfield High School in South Plainfield, NJ this week's recipient of the New York Jets High School ...



Plainfield interim school superintendent Ron Bolandi resigns  MyCentralJersey.com

Bolandi resigns as search for new superintendent narrows.



School District Retirees Honored by South Plainfield Administrators, BOE  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Friends, family, and colleagues gathered at the June 19 board of education meeting to honor those South Plainfield School District ...



North Plainfield Seniors Prepare for Military Life After High School  TAPinto.net

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - As the school year comes to an end, seniors might be left wondering what they're going to do in the future. Some may choose work, ...



South Plainfield HS Science Teacher Kathleen Benton Awarded Tenure  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – At the South Plainfield Board of Education's (SPBOE) April 10 meeting, high school science teacher and borough resident Kathleen ...



NJ wrestling: Plainfield off to hot start with high UCT finish, win over Linden  MyCentralJersey.com

In the hallways between classes, Will Dodd often gets stopped and high-fived. People simply want to talk wrestling with the Plainfield High School coach. Yes ...



Homicide Under Investigation, Victim Identified as North Plainfield High School Grad  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - A fatal shooting in Plainfield Sunday afternoon is under investigation, acting Union County Prosecutor Jennifer Davenport and Plainfield ...



Disney World Features Performances By South Plainfield High School Music Students  TAPinto.net

ORLANDO, FLORIDA - On the morning of November 28th, 101 music students from South Plainfield High School boarded charter buses bound for Newark ...



Plainfield Board of Ed Names Superintendent of Schools  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Board of Education held a special meeting on Monday, and announced the appointment of Dr. Diana L. Mitchell as the district's ...



South Plainfield High School Athletes, Coaches Honored  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Dozens of South Plainfield High School (SPHS) athletes involved in spring sports were honored June 12 at the board of education's ...



5 Schools in Status, Superintendent Says it's a District Problem  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The message from Interim Superintendent Dr. Ronald Bolandi at Tuesday's Plainfield Board of Education meeting was that it's a district ...



Plainfield High School student-playwright Jonathan L. Price takes to the stage to tell story of change  MyCentralJersey.com

Student-playwright Jonathan L. Price performed in a production of his own inspiration, “Pulse,” a play about a young man trying to break away from his past, ...



South Plainfield HS baseball preview, 2019  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. -- The South Plainfield High School varsity baseball team begins its 2019 season on Monday, April 1 when the Tigers host North ...



NJ baseball: South Plainfield southpaw Jones stymies East Brunswick  MyCentralJersey.com

After losing nearly 80 innings pitched to graduation, the South Plainfield High School baseball team entered this season looking for a third starter to complement ...



Plainfield Public Schools Class of 2018 for High School, PAAAS and Barack Obama Academy  MyCentralJersey.com

Plainfield Public Schools graduated more than 440 students at June 25 ceremonies for Barack Obama Academy for the Academic & Civic Development, ...



Plainfield High School Students Accepted at NJCU Instant Decision Day  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Five outstanding Plainfield High School Class of 2019 students were admitted to New Jersey City University on Monday as part of the school's ...



Plainfield High School teams celebrate division wins in three sports  MyCentralJersey.com

The Plainfield school district recently celebrated the Union County Divisional Championships of the Plainfield High School Varsity Baseball Team, the Varsity ...



NJ wrestling: Plainfield advances 4 wrestlers at Region IV  MyCentralJersey.com

The Plainfield wrestling team has four wrestlers into the Region IV quarterfinals.



South Plainfield High School's DECA Chapter Inducts Members  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD - South Plainfield High School's DECA Chapter held their 2018 Induction Ceremony and Installation of Officers and Executive Board on the ...



Class of 2009 - 10 year reunion  TAPinto.net

"South Plainfield High School Class of 2009 will be holding a 10 Year Reunion at Stage House Tavern in Scotch Plains on Saturday, August 31, 2019. Members ...



Plainfield BOE offers Summer Sports Camps for all students  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - It is not too late to take advantage of one of the many sports camps being offered by the Plainfield BOE to students in various grades.



Plainfield installs thousands of solar panels on middle school  MyCentralJersey.com

PLAINFIELD - Thousands of solar panels have been installed at Hubbard Middle School as the city's school district aims to save money on electric bills.



School Referendum Project Update: HVAC and Window Replacement Taking Place This Summer, Construction of New Field House Currently Under Way  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – An update on referendum projects currently being done throughout the district was presented at the South Plainfield Board of ...



South Plainfield HS Students Witness the Dangers of Addiction at Drug Court  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Students from South Plainfield High School (SPHS) recently spent much of their day in court learning about the dangers of addiction ...



South Plainfield High School Seniors Honored Before Tiger Football Game  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD - On the evening of October 19th, seniors of the South Plainfield High School Football Team, Cheerleaders and Marching Band were ...



Plainfield: Learn More About New Woodland Elementary School  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - An open house event is being held by the State of New Jersey Schools Development Authority to inform the community about the new ...



Plainfield Kindergarten Registration for 2019-2020 School Year Begins March 2  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - It's that time of year again, when all current Plainfield pre-kindergarten students must be registered for kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school ...



Former South Plainfield Teacher Negotiating Plea Agreement  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Former South Plainfield High School English teacher, John Angeline, 44, appeared at a hearing in Middlesex County Superior Court ...



Former South Plainfield recreation director pleads guilty to stealing $80K from borough  MyCentralJersey.com

NEW BRUNSWICK – The former South Plainfield recreation director, who resigned earlier this year, has admitted to stealing more than $80,000 from the ...



Steve Johnston Named South Plainfield High School Varsity Wrestling Coach  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Steve Johnston was approved by the school board on Wednesday evening to be the new South Plainfield High School varsity ...



PLAINFIELD PUBLIC SCHOOLS NAME DR. DIANA MITCHELL SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS  TAPinto.net

Plainfield, N.J. (July 9, 2019) – The Plainfield Board of Education announced today the appointment of veteran educator and public school administrator, Dr.



NJ football: South Plainfield seniors end career with win over North Plainfield  MyCentralJersey.com

South Plainfield High School football team posted the most lopsided victory in the longtime series with rival North Plainfield.



South Plainfield High School Senior Ryan Carey Becomes 48th Eagle Scout of Boy Scout Troop 309  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD - South Plainfield High School Senior Ryan Carey has achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, taking his place as the forty-eighth Eagle Scout of ...



NJ wrestling: After winning 16th sectional title, South Plainfield focuses on group crown  MyCentralJersey.com

With its ultimate goal perennially being to win a state title, the South Plainfield High School wrestling team traditionally does not celebrate after winning a ...



Plainfield's Barlow Elementary Wins Battle of the Books Tiebreaker  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Fifth graders from Dewitt D. Barlow Elementary School in Plainfield won the district's "Battle of the Books" in the fifth and sixth grade ...



Undefeated South Plainfield Comp Cheer Team Makes History Heading into States This Weekend  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield High School (SPHS) Competition Cheerleading Team on Feb. 10 completed its 2019 season undefeated for the ...



LETTER: Plainfield school board needs better members  MyCentralJersey.com

Over these past weeks, the Plainfield community and I have had the opportunity to observe and evaluate the perspectives and agendas of the various ...



Plainfield BOE Provides Update on Superintendent Search, PEA Raises Issues with Benefits  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Interim Superintendent Dr. Ronald Bolandi was noticeably absent from Tuesday's Board of Education Work & Study meeting at Plainfield High ...



South Plainfield Celebrates 50th Anniversary of All-District Music Festival  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD - The Fiftieth Annual South Plainfield All-District Music Festival took place on Thursday, March 7th at 6p.m. The three hour concert featured ...



Allies Honor Black History Month in North Plainfield  InsiderNJ

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – On Sunday, February 17 Councilwoman Keiona Miller hosted the 3rd Annual North Plainfield Community Black History Month ...



Accelerant poured on raccoon and set on fire in Plainfield  MyCentralJersey.com

Union County investigators are seeking help from the public to determine who allegedly poured an accelerant on a trapped raccoon and set it on fire in Plainfield ...



Board of Education Accepts Resignation of South Plainfield Teacher John Angeline  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield Board of Education (SPBOE), at a meeting last week, accepted and approved the resignation of high school ...



Plainfield Board of Ed Approves Resolution to Install Filippatos as Acting Superintendent  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - It took over three hours, including a break for executive session, to name an acting superintendent at Tuesday's Board of Education meeting.



FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Plainfield going old school hoping to stop 12-year slide  MyCentralJersey.com

The Plainfield High School football team has been in perennial rebuilding mode the past 12 years, hasn't had a winning season since 2005 and hasn't made the ...



South Plainfield Middle School Students Spread Holiday Cheer at Annual Winter Concert  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD - The sounds of the season filled the halls of South Plainfield Middle School on December 12th for the Annual Winter Music Concert.



NJ wrestling: South Plainfield highlights GMC state tournament performance with four quarterfinalists  MyCentralJersey.com

Four of the nine wrestlers from South Plainfield High School who arrived at the 86th annual NJSIAA Individual Championships in style continued their drive for a ...



South Plainfield wins all-N.J. wrestling final at Virginia Duals  NJ.com

The No. 7 South Plainfield High School wrestling team won an all-New Jersey final in the National High School bracket of the Virginia Duals on Saturday, ...



South Plainfield Softball Preview, 2019  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. -- The South Plainfield High School Tigers softball team is looking to show of its roar and claw its way through its opponents in the ...



Former South Plainfield recreation director charged with stealing $75K from borough  MyCentralJersey.com

NEW BRUNSWICK - The former South Plainfield recreation director who resigned last month has been charged with stealing more than $75,000 from the ...



Kindergarten Registration for 2019-2020 School Year  TAPinto.net

Child's birth certificate or passport - must be 5 years old on or by Oct., 1, 2019. Legal guardians and foster parents should bring ID letter or legal documents for ...



South Plainfield High School football 2018 season preview package  MyCentralJersey.com

EDITOR'S NOTE: Sprinkled throughout this preview package, readers can find MyCentralJersey.com football analyst Marcus Borden's video interviews with ...



Plainfield Battle of the Bands on Saturday  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Friends and Families of the Plainfield Bands will present their inaugural Battle of the Bands event on Saturday, and you're invited. All of the ...



South Plainfield High School: Character the Key for 2018 Graduates  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. -- Just like a single word can have multiple meanings, the South Plainfield High School Class of 2018 is much of the same. Principal ...



Plainfield Academy for the Arts & Advance Studies Graduates 52 in Class of 2019  TAPinto.net

Plainfield, NJ – The Plainfield Academy for the Arts and Advanced Studies, or P.A.A.A.S., graduated 52 students in the Class of 2019 at a ceremony held Friday ...



South Plainfield High School Spring Concert Showcases Talents and Bids Farewell to Seniors  TAPinto.net

SOUTH PLAINFIELD - The halls of South Plainfield High School were filled with music on the evening of Tuesday, April 30th for the Annual Spring Concert.



Student news: Plainfield High School blood drive succeeds with strong community support  MyCentralJersey.com

Coach Carol Taffaro, gym teacher at Plainfield High School, began preparing her students two months before a blood drive was conducted on Nov. 17.



National Signing Day: Plainfield Senior Toran Smith to Attend Coppin State University  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Plainfield High School senior Toran Smith on Wednesday signed his letter of intent to attend Coppin State University in Baltimore, MD.



Plainfield School Board Candidate 2018: Who is Richard Wyatt?  TAPinto.net

PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto Plainfield is profiling candidates who are running for the Board of Education in the General Election on Nov. 6. All of the candidates ...



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