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The community of Robert R. Lazar Middle School is committed to providing students with the highest quality education, which includes academic success, enhanced self-esteem, and respect for individual differences, thus creating in adolescents both a strong foundation and desire for continued learning.

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Students who will not be attending Montville Schools next year must fill out and return this form by May 16, 2022.

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MTHS Graduates 255 at 51st Commencement Montville Township High School Graduated 255 students from the Class of 2022 at the 51st Annual Commencement Ceremony on June 23, 2022.

Class of 2022 Ceremony Was Held Outdoors in Mustang Stadium - Thursday, June 23, 2022, Montville Township High School’s Class of 2022 graduated outdoors in the Mustang Stadium. The procession of students, faculty and administrators stepped onto the field at 7:00 p.m. for the 51st Annual MTHS Commencement. MTHS Principal Douglas Sanford  presided over the event, introducing the honored guests, and addressing the Class of 2022 and their families.

299 Lazar 8th Grade Students Attended Promotion Ceremony Student Council President, Nolan Shenkman, gave the student address for the Robert R. Lazar 8th grade Class of 2022.

June 22, 2022 Lazar Held the 69th Annual Promotion Ceremony at MTHS - Student Council President, Nolan Shenkman, gave the student address for the Robert R. Lazar 8th grade Class of 2022. He reflected on the uncertainty of the past three years, which was marked by a global pandemic, and said to his peers: “I believe, that since we have managed to cope with adversity, the sky’s the limit for the [8th grade] Class of 2022.”

Summer Homework Assignments 2022 for Lazar, MTHS and MTHS AP Courses Graphic of globe with two children reading on either side. Image for the 2022 Summer Reading Assignments for Lazar, MTHS and MTHS AP.

Summer Reading information for Lazar, MTHS, and MTHS AP Classes is available now. Lazar Math also available. Summer is a time to remember that reading a good book can be fun as well as informative. By encouraging students to read over the summer, we support the goal of creating lifelong readers. The One School One Book initiative promotes greater unity among students and a desire to be part of collaborative conversations. 

MTHS Announces State-Of-the-Art Renovation and Repairs. High School Track and Football Field Closes for Construction Rendering of state-of-the-art track at MTHS.

Track and Field Closed to the Public from May 31 to June 10 and June 24 through September 2 - Relay for Life and MTHS Graduation will Still Be Held on the Track and Field. In order to complete necessary repairs and upgrades, the MTHS track and football field will be fully closed to the public two times during spring and summer 2022. The first closure occurs May 31 through June 10 and the second will be from June 24 through September 2, 2022. During both closures the area of the MTHS track and football field will be an active construction site. The public is prohibited from using the site during construction. A new synthetically resurfaced rubberized track will be built during the renovation and repairs process. Additionally, the football field turf will be fully replaced. Both surfaces are highly rated to provide low-impact running surfaces that result in ideal traction and state-of-the-art safety and performance. The renovations will also continue to improve drainage and will provide lower maintenance needs, thus reducing on-going costs in upkeep...READ MORE...

MTHS Student Athletes Commit to College Sports On Tuesday, May 3, 2022, eleven Montville Township High School student athletes were celebrated. Each of the eleven has committed to playing Division III collegiate sports during the 2022-2023 season.

11 Students Honored on Student Athlete Recognition Day 2022 - On Tuesday, May 3, 2022, eleven Montville Township High School student athletes were celebrated. Each of the eleven has committed to playing Division III collegiate sports during the 2022-2023 season. Coaches, administrators, parents, families, and friends assembled to celebrate and congratulate these outstanding high school athletes: Chase Unice, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Lacrosse; Aaron Kurzer, Rutgers University, Wrestling; Robert George, Ithaca College, Track & Field; Justin Ciliotta, Stevens Institute of Technology, Wrestling; Isabella Mangano, Stevens Institute of Technology, Lacrosse; Gina Marotta, Stockton University, Lacrosse; Khalid Kwaik, New Jersey City University, Soccer; Brian Lovaglio, The College of New Jersey, Baseball; Ryan Nieskens, Ithaca College, Baseball; and Derek Giordano, Ursinus College, Wrestling. Not Pictured: Anthony Monetti, New Jersey City University, Wrestling.

Montville Township Board of Education Adopts Annual Budget for 2022-2023 Stock image of a budget binder

Highlights of the 2022-2023 school budget include: The addition of three elementary teaching positions due to enrollment changes. The addition of one part time Basic Skills Teacher and one part time ESL Teacher. Additional related and extraordinary services based on student needs. Increased costs in the area of transportation due to rising fuel prices and bus driver shortages. Renovation projects including: Upgrading the entrance security at Lazar Middle School, repairs to external wall panels at Cedar Hill, William Mason and Woodmont Schools, Replacement of the gym windows at Woodmont School, Improvements to the exterior entrance and signage at Valley View School, Univentilator replacement at Valley View School, paving at Hilldale, William Mason and Valley View Schools. The budget reflects the addition of several teaching positions. The full presentation is available on the district website at 2022-2023 Public Hearing on the Budget.

Board of Education Receives Presentation on Curriculum Review and Approval Process Curriculum and Instruction

Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction Andrea Woodring describes the process to be used for development of Comprehensive Health and Physical Education Curriculum

3rd Quarter ShopRite STARS Honored by Montville Township Board of Education Third quarter MTHS ShopRite Stars

5 MTHS Students Receive Recognition for Excellence in Academics, Athletics, Arts, Community Service and Leadership - The 3rd Quarter ShopRite Stars and have been honored both by Sunrise ShopRite in Parsippany, and MTHS. Congratulations to these outstanding students: Academics - Hannah Schneiderman, Community Service - Katy Gao, Leadership - Aastha Desai, Athletics - Aaron Kurzer and Arts - Adyna Silverberg.

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