The following is an important announcement from the Parent Teacher Student Organization (PTSO):
1) Project Graduation registration is now live. “Tickets” are available through our online sign-up link, here:http://tinyurl.com/JPSGrads. Tickets on sale through June 10. Early bird discounts available for the first 50 sign-ups!
2) Project Graduation needs your help! We need 60 parent volunteers to help chaperone, and 30 parent volunteers to help with registration. NON-Senior Parents encouraged, but all volunteers are welcomed. Email Mary Ellen Martin email@example.com, or senior parents can express interest via the registration link.
3) We are selling Class of 2016 Lawn Signs to promote JPS Graduation Day, and the proud graduating class. Order yours today at http://tinyurl.com/JPSLawnSigns!
Thanks for your continued support!
~The JPS PTSO Board and Community
Congratulations to the JP Stevens Faculty Volleyball team for taking home the championship in this year's ETEA Volleyball Tournament!!! Pictured from left to right: Ms. Lumsden, Mr. Miller, Mr. Milton, Mr. Marzano, Ms. Dato, and Mr. DiBella. Way to go Hawks!!!
Congratulations to the JPS Future Business Leaders of America who were very successful at the State Leadership Conference, recently! The following students earned recognition among the hundreds of state participants!
Congratulations to Science Teacher, Ms. Rose Pittenger, the 2015-2016 John P. Stevens High School Governor Educator of the Year Award! We commend Ms. Pittenger on this well-deserved honor and thank her for her tireless efforts in making JP Stevens an even better place than it already is!!!
The JP Stevens Tennis team triumphed in second and third singles as well as first doubles in the GMC Finals. As a result, the Hawks picked up their fourth straight team title with 46 points. Here are the athletes from JP that won individual GMC Titles: Second singles: 1-Gokul Murugesan (J.P. Stevens) def. 2-Abhinav Bhamidipati (East Brunswick), 6-0, 6-3 Third singles: 1-Alex Telson (J.P. Stevens) def. 2-Vikas Dalal (East Brunswick) 6-2, 6-4 First doubles: 1-Gouttham Chandrasekar and Arjun Krishnan (J.P. Stevens) def. Harold Trakhman and Akshay Malavade (East Brunswick) 6-1, 6-3
Eighteen individuals have been selected to receive the 2015-2016 Outstanding Music Educator Awards, given by the NFHS Music Association. The Music Advisory Committee selected the recipients based on their significant contributions to high school music activities. The awards recognize high school or college band, choral, or orchestral directors, supervisors, and adjudicators. Congratulations to Mr. DeNicola!
Thank you to Ms. Stein for bringing Battle of the Books to JP Stevens. Thanks to Taylor Dean for designing the tee shirts and supporting the event. On April 5th the teams battled in fun-filled literary competition and the top three teams (pictured here) will complete against Edison and Highland Park High School on April 26, 2016.
On March 8th, the John P. Stevens Science Olympiad team competed at the New Jersey State Science Olympiad Tournament at Middlesex County College. Students participated in a variety of test, lab, and build events. The team placed 6th in the state overall. Special congratulations to those who medaled: Aseem Utrankar/Elisha Zhao in Anatomy & Physiology (4th), Kevin Yang/William Li in Biosphere (5th), Eric Duong/Gaurav Aggarwal in Bridge Building (1st), William Li/Elisha Zhao in Cell Biology (2nd), Echo Wang/Jessica Ho in Disease Detectives (6th), Eric Duong/Vincent Lyau in Electric Vehicle (1st), Aaron Kau/Kelly Yu in Forensics (1st), Kylen Bao/William Li in Hydrogeology (1st), and Brillian Bao/Xavier Lee in Invasive Species (5th)
Congratulations to Angela Cao who earned a Gold Key Award for her work "Pluto's Moon". This year over 320,000 works were submitted. All Gold Key works are currently being reviewed on the national level by creative professionals. National Medalists will be announced via the Online Notifications System in March.
Congratulations to Rebecca Diserio who was selected to represent JP Stevens for the National Girls and Women in Sports Day held at Seton Hall University! Rebecca was one of 200 outstanding high school athletes who was honored for contributions and achievements in girls' sports. Rebecca is a three-sport athlete competing in volleyball, basketball, and softball. Congratulations to Rebecca for this great accomplishment and best wishes for continued success!
Each year the top singers in the All-State Chorus apply and audition for the elite Governor’s Award, which is given to only four students in the entire state. This past weekend at the New Jersey All-State Chorus’s performance at NJPAC in Newark they announced this year’s winners. JP Stevens is very proud to announce that our very own Shobhana Sridhar was awarded this elite honor for her outstanding vocal talent and musicianship. Congratulations Shobhana on this extraordinary accomplishment!
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