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  • New Providence Celebrates 174 Graduates
    On Friday evening, June 24th, New Providence High School held the 57th Annual Commencement on Edward H. Lieder Field.
    Congratulations, Class of 2016!

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    Career Day

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  • Solar Sprints

    Our Solar Sprints competition concluded last week.  This year three of our five competing teams made it to the final round of competition.  Congratulations to NPMS students who competed at Solar Sprints!

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  • STEM

    In Stem Club students just finished a competition involving "Robotic Surgery."  Students worked in a Team of six to create a device that uses a hydraulic system to perform a specific task.  NPMS placed 3rd place in this competition.  TEAMS students are preparing for the National Competition.  Congratulation to TEAMS students and good luck at the National Competition!

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  • To NPMS PTO/NPHS PTA Members:

    Thank you from NPMS Faculty and Staff for the delicious treats during Teacher Appreciation Week!  Your thoughtfulness is sincerely appreciated.

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  • Operation Gratitude

    NPMS is having a collection drive for the US Troops.  The attached flyer outlines the Troops' "Wish List:" Operation Gratitude 


    Please send donations to the MS Main Office.  Thank you in advance for your support!

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    Thank you to the NPMS PTO for supplying a storage organizer to NPMS Physical Education classes. Students are making great use of it! 

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  • UCC TA1   UCC TA2

    On March 24th, NPMS students attended the Union County Teen Arts Festival; a two-day learning and performing opportunity at UCC in Cranford.  Students participated in critiquing seminars, classes, and workshops with a staff of professional artists in visual art, music, theater, creative writing and dance. 

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  • MS Teacher of the Year

    Congratulations Mrs. Chrisostomides

          NPMS Teacher of the Year!!

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  • Media Specialist, Amy Nagle, Hosted a Read Across America Door Decorating Contest 
    Students decorated their homeroom door with their favorite author. 
    2016 Door Decorating Contest Photo Gallery:  http://www.npsd.k12.nj.us/Page/10336
    "About NEA’s Read Across America    The National Education Association is building a nation of readers through its signature program, NEA’s Read Across America. This year-round program focuses on motivating children and teens to read through events, partnerships, and reading resources."

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  • Congratulations Lion's Club Peace Poster Contest Winners!


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Welcome to New Providence Middle School!

New Providence Middle School (NPMS) is proud to be designated a Blue Ribbon School. One of the most prestigious awards in the country, the Blue Ribbon designation distinguishes and honors public and private elementary, middle and high schools that are academically superior and that demonstrate dramatic gains in student achievement. Additionally, NPMS has been recognized by the NJ Department of Education as a model school for the successful implementation of the “Positive Behavior Support in Schools” (PBSIS) program. These two achievements are a testament to what can be accomplished when students, teachers, parents and administrators work together toward the common goal of making NPMS a successful school.

NPMS offers a comprehensive and rigorous educational experience for our students.  Our Program of Studies allows all students to complete a full year in Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies, Science, Health/Physical Education and World Language.   Within our Language Arts and Math curricula, we offer students enrichment opportunities to further challenge and develop their skills and academic performance. In addition, every student has the opportunity to explore Robotics, Performing Arts, Visual Arts, Practical Arts, Music and additional Language Arts.  Students can also take advantage of the many co-curricular activities which include Math Club, Yearbook, Girls’ Ensemble, Boys’ Ensemble, Jazz Band, Peer Leaders, Student Council, Student Services Organization and Science Club.  Our co-curricular activities complement our challenging Program of Studies and provide students with an opportunity to develop leadership skills and contribute to the betterment of the school community. 

NPMS has a very accomplished, dedicated and highly involved faculty.  We believe in creating a school environment that meets the academic, civic, social and emotional needs of our early adolescent learners while promoting individual success. Our character education programs are centered around school and district-wide themes. Our school-wide theme of “Readiness, Responsibility and Respect” is incorporated into students’ daily routines.  Our entire school community embraces this philosophy, as these values will prepare our students for high school as well as all their future endeavors. Previous district-wide themes include, “Step it Up, Kindness Counts” and “Be the Difference.” These themes incorporate school and community involvement and service and help to bring all district schools together with common character education goals.

We embrace parents and community members as partners in the educational process of our students, as they play an integral role in the success of our children.  We work together to foster a meaningful teacher-parent relationship built on strong communication focusing on students’ needs. We are fortunate to have a very involved Parent-Teacher Organization that collaborates and complements the educational experience for our entire school community.

Please contact us at anytime to learn more about New Providence Middle School.

Jay Richter,
New Providence Middle School