Friday, June 22, 2012
Commencement saluted the achievements of 363 graduating Teaneck High School seniors
Click to view a photo gallery of the Teaneck High School graduation Teaneck High School’s Class of 2012 enjoyed a cooler venue for their graduation ceremony Thursday evening at the Rothman Center at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Hackensack. North Jersey has recently experienced extreme heat, and state officials have warned of air quality and health issues through Thursday. School district officials decided on Wednesday to move the commencement ceremony to FDU as a precaution. While those in attendance expressed gratitude for the air conditioned backdrop, many graduating seniors and family members stated that the acoustic system left much to be desired. Still, friends and relatives of the students cheered and applauded when it mattered …
Teaneck High School gave the Class of 2012 a rousing send-off Thursday during a ceremony at Fairleigh Dickinson University. Check out the photos and click to read more about the graduation. Want to share your graduation photos? Click the "Upload" button under the photo. - Follow Patch on Facebook and Twitter or subscribe to our free daily newsletter
Thursday, June 21, 2012
Got a graduate in the family? Spread the good news on Patch. Here's how.
Thursday, June 21, 2012
Do you have a friend or family member graduating from high school or college this year? Want to congratulate them and share the good news with your friends and neighbors? Post a free graduation announcement on Teaneck Patch. To post a free announcement, just click here. In the category drop down box, select "graduation." Enter the graduate's name, school and any other details you'd like to share. Directly below the "description" box, you'll see an "Upload photos and videos" button. If you'd like your announcement featured on the Patch home page, be sure to add a photo or video. Only announcements with photos or video will be featured on the home page. After you have filled in the information about your graduate and added a photo, look for…
Thursday, May 31, 2012
Check out photos from the THS Senior Prom 'Show Off' at FDU Wednesday.
Students at Teaneck High School held the annual pre-prom "show off" fashion show at Fairleigh Dickinson University Wednesday. Want to share your Teaneck prom photos? Click the "upload" button on this article. -- Follow Patch on Facebook and Twitter or subscribe to our free daily newsletter
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
About 2,600 graduated at FDU’s 69th commencement held Tuesday at the IZOD Center.
Newark Mayor Cory Booker delivered a rousing speech at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s 69th Commencement Tuesday, telling the more than 2,000 graduates to use their success to inspire others. "When you have reached the pinnacle of success as you defined it, when the world sees you for who you are, don't just stand there and have everybody look at you in awe,” Booker told the crowd at the IZOD Center. “Stand there so that you inspire others to join you as well." The mayor received an honorary doctorate along with New York Times Executive Editor Jill Abramson and Minnesota Vikings owner and FDU alum Zygmunt “Zygi” Wilf. Student Pinnacle Awards were presented to Morrine Omolo from the Metropolitancampus in Teaneck, Jessica Dingman from the …
Wednesday, May 2, 2012
Mayor, top New York Times editor and Minnesota Vikings owner to receive honorary doctorates.
Newark Mayor Cory Booker has been selected as Fairleigh Dickinson University's commencement speaker, the University said Tuesday. Booker will receive an honorary doctorate during FDU's 69th Commencement May 15 at the IZOD Center, according to the school. New York Times Executive Editor Jill Abramson and Minnesota Vikings owner and FDU alum Zygmunt “Zygi” Wilf will also receive honorary degrees. The school will present Student Pinnacle Awards to Morrine Omolo from the Metropolitan campus in Teaneck, Jessica Dingman from the College at Florham campus and Juliana Fiorentino from FDU-Vancouver. FDU's Class of 2012 represents students from 50 countries, including the United States, and all 21 New Jersey counties. More than 2,000 students …
Friday, March 16, 2012
School Report Cards delayed as state gears up NJ SMART
Just a few months short of the Class of 2012's high school graduation, the state Department of Education is still tallying the numbers for the Class of 2011. Counting graduates was slowed as the department puts in place a new system for more accurately totaling up the number of students who make it through high school and how they do so, officials said. The delay has also postponed the release of the state's annual School Report Cards. Typically released in February, the Report Cards provide data and analysis for every school on their test scores, class sizes and a host of other measures. But the statewide and district graduation rates are a particular hot-button issue since the Christie administration has said it will be a central measure…