2016 National Merit Scholarship Program

October 8th, 2015

John BurnsMr. Louis Melchor, the principal of North Warren Regional High School, announced today that John R. Burns has been named a Commended Student in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, will be presented to this scholastically talented senior.

About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. John placed among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2016 competition by taking the 2014 Preliminary SAT/ National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT).

“This young man being named a Commended Student has demonstrated outstanding potential for academic success”, commented a spokesperson for NMSC. “This student represents a valuable national resource; recognizing his accomplishments, as well as the key role his school plays in his academic development, is vital to the advancement of educational excellence in our nation. We hope that this recognition will help broaden his educational opportunities and encourage him as he continues his pursuit of academic success.”

College Fair

October 2nd, 2015

NWR will hold it’s first of two College Mini Fairs on October 7, 2015 during the school day. All Seniors and Juniors will receive a pass to attend the fair during English class on Monday: Seniors@ 10:30-11:55 & Juniors@11:00-11:26. Please see the list of schools that will be in attendance(this list is subject to change). The second mini fair will be on October 22, 2015.


Mini-College Fair for October 7
Albright College Reading, PA
Artistic Academy Morris Plains, NJ
Baldwin Wallace University Berea, OH
Becker College Worcester, MA
Cabrini College Radnor, PA
Cedar Crest College Allentown, PA
College of Staten Island Staten Island, NY
County College of Morris Randolph, NJ
Cutting Edge Academy Succasunna, NJ
Delaware Valley University Doylestown, PA
DeSales University Center Valley, PA
Drexel University Philadelphia, PA
East Stroudsburg University East Stroudsburg, PA
Fairleigh Dickinson University Madison, NJ
Felician College Rutherford, NJ
Goldey-Beacom College Wilmington, DE
Ithaca College Ithaca, NY
Johnson and Wales University Providence, RI
Juniata College Huntingdon, PA
King’s College Wilkes-Barre, PA
Kutztown University Kutztown, PA
Lasell College Newton, MA
Lincoln Technical Institute South Plainfield, NJ
Lock Haven University Lock Haven, PA
Loyola University Maryland Baltimore, MD
Lyndon State Collge Lyndon, VT
Manhattanville College Purchase, NY
Messiah College Mechanicsburg, PA
Millersville University Millersville, PA
Misericordia University Dallas, PA
Montclair State University Montclair, NJ
Muhlenberg College Allentown, PA
New Jersey Army National Guard Port Murray, NJ
New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark, NJ
Nichols College Dudley, MA
Northampton Community College Bethlehem, Pa
Paul Smith’s College Paul Smiths, NY
Princeton University Princeton, NJ
Radford University Radford, VA
Ramapo College of New Jersey Mahwah, NJ
Raritan Valley Community College Somerville, NJ
Rider University Lawrenceville, NJ
Rowan University Glassboro, NJ
Saint Joseph’s University Philadelphia, PA
Salisbury University Salisbury, MD
Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah, GA
Southern Vermont College Bennington, VT
Stevens Institute of Technology Hoboken, NJ
Stockton University Galloway, NJ
Susquehanna University Selinggrove, Pa
The Art Institute of Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA
The College of Saint Elizabeth Morristown, NJ
The Salon Professional Academy South Plainfield, NJ
The State University of New York at Cobleskill Cobleskill, NY
The United States Army Recruiting Office Hackettstown, NJ
The United States Naval Academy Annapolis, MD
The University of Connecticut Storrs, CT
The University of Maine Orono, ME
The University of New Hampshire Durham, NH
The University of Rhode Island Kingston, RI
The University of Scranton Scranton, PA
Unity College Unity, ME
Universal Technical Institute Exton, PA
Wagner College Staten Island, NY
Waynesburg University Waynesburg, Pa
West Chester University West Chester, PA
West Virginia State University Institute, WV
Westminster College New Wilmington, PA
Wilmington University New Castle, DE
Wilkes University Wilkes-Barre, PA
York College of Pennsylvania York, PA

Parent Information Meeting Postponed

September 29th, 2015

Parent Information Meeting scheduled for Thursday, October 1, has been postponed to a future date.

Board Member Vacancy

September 28th, 2015

North Warren Regional Board of Education

A vacancy exits on the Board of Education from the Township of Hardwick. Letters of application will be received by the Board Secretary until October 12, 2015. Interviews will be scheduled to be held on October 19, 2015, prior to the appointment.

Candidates for School Board member should meet the following requirements:

  • An ability to read and write.
  • One year’s residence in the Township of Hardwick.
  • Be a citizen of the United States.
  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Be a registered voter in the district and shall not be disqualified as a voter pursuant to R.S. 19:4-1.
  • Shall not be directly or indirectly interested in any contract with or claim against the Board.
  • Have a sincere interest in the education of the youth of our community.


Letters of interest may be brought to the Board Office or mailed to:

Mr. Christopher Heagele
North Warren Regional Board of Education
P.O. Box 410, 10 Noe Road
Blairstown, NJ 07825

Join the North Warren PTO!

September 11th, 2015

The North Warren PTO is accepting memberships. We are looking forward to building a strong parent-teacher partnership that will make a positive impact on NWR students!

Complete the membership form and return it to the main office! Be sure to stop by our table at Back to School Night and ‘Like’ our Facebook page!

Membership Form

Middle School Summer Math Assignments

August 6th, 2015

Summer Reading Assignments

June 19th, 2015

Summer Reading Assignments for grades 7-12 are downloadable below. Students in grades 9-12 should contact Ms. Black, or Ms. Serzan with any questions.

07th Grade Summer Reading 2015

08th Grade Summer Reading 2015

09th Grade Summer Reading 2015

10th Grade Summer Reading 2015

11th Grade Summer Reading 2015

12th Grade Summer Reading 2015

Details about the NEW PSAT – coming October 2015

May 20th, 2014

On March 5, 2014, the College Board announced a renewed commitment to delivering opportunities for all students. A key component of this effort is a redesigned SAT® focused on the few things that evidence shows matter most for college and career readiness.

A redesigned PSAT/NMSQT®, aligned with the redesigned SAT, will launch in October 2015. The redesigned PSAT/NMSQT will measure many of the same skills as the current test.

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Details about the New SAT–coming Spring 2016

May 1st, 2014

On April 16, 2014, the College Board released more information about their planned changes to the 2016 SAT. The announcement showcases the large scope and impact these changes will have on students. While the old “SAT words” will disappear, new concepts like “Cross-Test Scores”, “Sub scores”, and “Primary Sources” will enter the lexicon of students on their path to college.      … Read More »