Schools

St. Mary Of The Assumption Schedules Freshmen Orientation

ELIZABETH — St. Mary of the Assumption High School welcomes the classes of 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 to a new and exciting academic year. Freshman orientation is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. on Sept. 8; all other classes should report to school at 8 a.m. on Sept. 9.

Teacher Salary Increases Continue To Decline

TRENTON—Teacher salary settlement rates are continuing their downward trend, with the 83 contracts negotiated since January providing average raises of 1.91 percent for 2010-2011, the New Jersey School Boards Association reported this week.

Union County College Offers Seminars On Resume Writing And Interview Techniques

CRANFORD – Take advantage of the post-Labor Day hiring tradition, which still promises to be fruitful despite a weakened economy. Traditionally, after people take summer vacations, they often move on to new employment, often leaving an opening for new hires.

Assemblyman Speaks At Clark Superintendent’s Convocation

CLARK — The 2010-2011 school year officially commenced in the Clark Public School District on Sept. 1 with a morning Superintendent’s Convocation in the Arthur L. Johnson High School Auditorium facilitated by newly appointed Superintendent of Schools Kenneth Knops.