New Providence High School Ranks #9 in NJ Monthly- Top Public NJ High SchoolsNJ Monthly has issued their Top Public High Schools for 2018 and New Providence High School ranked #9 out of 305 high schools in New Jersey! Congratulations to the entire New Providence community!
NPHS PTSA presents Some Enchanted Evening
Tricky Tray and Fashion Show
Saturday, March 23, 2019 – New Providence High School
Cafeteria & Auditorium
5:30 – 7:00 pm Baskets & Bites
7:00 pm Fashion Show
All ages welcome! Tickets on sale now.
To buy tickets in advance, CLICK HERE to order online by credit card or CLICK HERE to complete an order form & send in payment.
Congratulations! Chicago Wows Audiences!"Congratulations to the Cast, Pit and Crew of Chicago!" Click the link below for a full photo gallery.
New Providence Student Wins at State Science Fair
NPHS Junior Alec Fox recently competed at the New Jersey Regional Science Fair (NJRSF) at Rutgers University on March 15-16th with his project titled Synthesis and Testing Novel CCR1 Receptor Antagonists for Glioblastoma Treatment, which was aimed at discovering new drug compounds to treat an aggressive form of brain cancer. He won 1st place for the Chemistry Special Award (sponsored by the American Chemical Society), 2nd place overall in the Chemistry and Material Science division, an opportunity to publish his work as well as $350 in total prize money. Congratulations!
Incoming Freshmen Orientation
Kindly click on The following links provide information regarding FRESHMAN ORIENTATION:
Incoming 9th Grade Student Placement Letter- 2019-2020 School Year
Mrs. Zirpoli and Mrs. Shadis' Presentation - slide presentation
Department Specific Presentations- Language Arts, Math, Science, STEM, Physical Education
Department Specific Presentations- Art, Music, World Langauge, Social Studies
NPHS Students Attend 2019 Model UN Conference
During the first weekend of January 2019, members of the NPHS Model UN Club participated in the annual YMCA Model UN Conference in Hershey, PA, and were simply outstanding. Students won multiple awards, including Premier Diplomat, Outstanding First Year Delegate, Outstanding Legal Briefs, Outstanding Country Research Paper and Outstanding Country. Congratulations to all of our students, advisers and chaperones for a great conference!
National Art Honor Society InductionThirty-seven new members of the National Art Honor Society were inducted into the National Art Honor Society on November 1, 2018. The society raises money for charitable causes, funds scholarships for art students, and beautifies the school with murals.
NPHS Future Civic Leader Monthly Newsletter
This year the NPHS Future Civic Leaders Club is creating periodic club newsletters to share information. Senior student Isabelle Marenberg has created this month's FCL newsletter. Make sure to check it out to see who the club members of the month are!
NPHS/Koshi Science Exchange
"The 2018 Science Exchange with sister school Koshi Super Science High School from Japan was the most successful one to date. Not only did our 25 Japanese counterparts from Fukui Prefecture deliver science presentations in English, but they were able to hear science presentations from our Pioneers, practice the art of gyotaku fish printing with Mrs. Celler, perform Japanese hand percussion exercises with Mrs. Kirkland, and participated in American cultural booths delivered entirely in Japanese by sophomores, juniors and seniors! Host students attended field trips with their homestay students, which included tours of Rutgers and Princeton Universities as well as the Liberty Science Center."
New Providence Students compete in the National TSA Conference in AtlantaEight New Providence High school students participated in the National TSA (Technology Student Association) conference in Atlanta, GA on June 22-25, 2018. The high school team competed at the 9th-10th grade level in the TEAMS competition. They ranked third in their problem-solving challenge (winning a trophy) and ninth in their digital media submission out of 55 teams. Congratulations to the team and to their coach, Ms. Egnozzi!
NPHS STEM TEAM win State Championship CompetitionThe NPHS STEM team recently won first place at the NJ INTERSCHOLASTIC STEM LEAGUE STATE tournament in Paramus. The team had to design an energy generating hydraulic system using only a handful of materials. Their design, STEM documentation, prototype diagrams and data collection beat out 16 other high schools to win the award.This is the second consecutive year NPHS has won the State Championship Competition. Congratulations STEM Pio
NPHS Students Travel to Spain
A group of senior students traveled to Madrid, Toledo, and Barcelona during Spring Break 2018. Students explored the Spanish culture first hand, speaking, and immersing in the art of El Greco, Salvador Dali, and Pablo Picasso. Visits included Park Guell, Casa Mila, Plaza de Espana, The Prado Museum, the Cathedral in Toledo, and the Picasso Museum made this experience unforgettable for our students where they were able to develop a broader worldview by seeing and understanding other ways of life and bringing that knowledge back to their classrooms an communities.
NPHS Students Travel to Japan
The 2018 NPHS Spring Japan Science Exchange Tour was our largest group to date! From April 14-21, 15 students visited Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto, Kobe, Nara and Fukui with Mr. Paris, Mrs. Gumerlock and Mrs. Halpern. At our sister Koshi Super Science High School in Fukui Prefecture, our students delivered science presentations in Japanese, participated in English, literary Japanese, origami, mathematics, and volleyball classes; and had the opportunity to practice the art of kendo fencing alongside their fellow NPHS sensei.
NPHS Recognized by the National College Board
New Providence School District is one of 477 school districts in the U.S. and Canada and 36 in the State of New Jersey being honored by the College Board with placement on the 4th Annual AP District Honor Roll for increasing access to AP course work while simultaneously maintaining or increasing the percentage of students earning scores of 3 or higher on AP Exams. Congratulations students, staff, and administration for this prestigious recognition!
New Providence Schools Recognized for Music Education
The National Association of Music Merchants, known as the NAMM Foundation, recognizes New Providence School District for its outstanding commitment to music education with a Best Communities for Music Education designation. New Providence joins 307 districts across the country to receive the prestigious distinction this year.
“This recognition represents the community’s passion and support for the arts and we are very fortunate to have a dedicated staff that is committed to music education.” said Dr. David Miceli, Superintendent of Schools. “On behalf of the New Providence Board of Education, we would like to congratulate the entire community on this national designation.”
For more information on the district’s music education program, visit our music department page.