March 27 - 31
Reminder to all students taking PARCC:
Reminder to students not taking PARCC -- be at your bus stop approximately 3 hours after regular pick-up time.
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J.P. Stevens Music Program
Congratulations to the JP Stevens Future Business Leaders of America for their stellar performance at this year's State Leadership Conference. JP was able to earn 1st Place as a school for the Conference Championship as well as the Largest Membership Award! Click here to view the list of amazing JP students who won awards!
SAT Bootcamp at JP Stevens -
Just $175 Per Student
The SAT and ACT are boring exams, but learning to ace them doesn't have to be. At Catalyst, we take the actual SAT and ACT every time they're given to gain insider knowledge of these exams, and we pass our expertise to students with patience, understanding, and a welcome sprinkling of humor and creativity.
Catalyst’s two-day SAT Bootcamp arms students with go-to strategies for every question they’ll face on the day of the test so they can march into the SAT with confidence, momentum, and every key strategy fresh in their mind.
SAT Bootcamp at JP Stevens
Saturday, April 22nd, 9am - 1pm
Saturday, April 29th, 9am - 1pm
(Students attend all days.)
Tuition is just $175. To enroll visit www.CatalystPrep.com and click on the Bootcamp Sign-Up tab on the website's menu bar or call us at800.235.0056. The deadline to enroll in this special prep opportunity isWednesday, February 22nd.
Earn your BOTC points by participating in each Spirit Event!!!
17: St. Patrick's Day (Wear Green)
24: Flip-Flop Day (Teachers dress like students,
students dress like teachers)
Freshmen Shekhar Iyer, Amit Archarya, and Aman Karangutkar teamed up to create "Before the Rise", a short documentary entered into the CSPAN National Video Competition, StudentCam. They were honored at JP by representatives from CSPAN. Click on the link for an opportunity to view their award-winning video!
Through nomination, application, and interview, JP junior Kiara Warfield has been selected to attend the 2017 Mercy College Summer Leadership Academy! During this scholarship-funded week, Kiara will learn from business leaders, participate in team-building activities, and visit Fortune 500 companies while putting her leadership skills into action!
Over the weekend Ms Rich and 3 Theatre Arts students attended the New Jersey English Speaking Union Shakespeare Competition, in Princeton. The competition consisted of the performance of both a Shakespearean monologue as well as a Shakespearean sonnet. Representing JP Stevens were Diane Cervelli, Ayse Goncu, and Rutvik Ashtikar. We are happy to announce that Rutvik Ashtikar won the competition and will go on to represent New Jersey on May 1st at Lincoln Center for the Nationals! Congratulations to all of those who auditioned and represented JP Stevens in this competition.
NJ Department of Education Changes HS Graduation PARCC testing requirements for class of 2020 and beyond ...
February 18-19, the JPS Chamber and A cappella Choirs successfully participated in their first international choral competition. Not only did both choirs win their respective categories, but JPS Chamber Choir also was declared the Grand Prize Winner of Sing N Joy Princeton 2017! Chamber Choir also received a special award for the best interpretation of a Morten Lauridsen piece. The prize is an autographed Manuscript of the first four bars to Lauridsen's "O Magnum Mysterium," and was presented by the composer himself.
Sophomore, Riya Varshney has been selected as a 2017 NJ Affiliate Honorable Mention of the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing. The NCWIT (National Council of Women in Information Technology) Award for Aspirations in Computing builds a talent pool for the growing technical workforce and helps academic and corporate organizations celebrate diversity in computing by honoring young women at the high-school level for their computing-related achievements and interests. Award recipients are selected based on their aptitude and aspirations in technology and computing; leadership ability; academic history; and plans for post-secondary education.
Students who are driven to school may be dropped off in two locations as directed by security. The traffic lane turning left before the flag pole and the left lane directly in front of the school. Please do not drop off students in the right lane directly in front of school as this is the bus lane. Click here for a diagram.
The JPS Greenhouse
has been built!!!
Now all we have to do is fill it! Help JPS grow by sponsoring tools and materials for use in the greenhouse. Click on the picture to find out how!
Become part of J.P. Stevens
history. Leave your mark by
having a brick engraved with
your name and placed in the
New JPS Patio alongside those
of fellow JPS alumni, students,
Do you ever feel like there is not
enough time in the day? Let us
do all of the tedious tasks for
you so that you can work on the
important things! We offer
services for your project needs,
gift bags and tags, K-cups, and
more. Visit our website.
Click here to read an article
published on Tap Into Edison.