Barrington Bulletin

The most complete and most convenient source for news and information about the borough of Barrington, N.J.

Top item at tonight’s school board meeting: Spending

The Barrington Board of Education tonight will discuss almost $4 million in tuition contracts and more than $125,000 in technology upgrades along with other financial decisions, according to the posted … Continue reading

July 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

5 candidates running for 3 school board positions

Five Barrington residents filed nominating petitions to be included on the ballot for the Nov. 6 vote to fill three seats on the borough’s Board of Education, according to the … Continue reading

June 8, 2012 · 1 Comment

N.J. school report card: Most Barrington students proficient; fewer are advanced

At least 50 percent of Barrington schools students are once again proficient or better in math, science and language, according to the latest school report card released this week by … Continue reading

June 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

Norcross: Rutgers-Rowan merger deal due by July 1

“South Jersey’s most influential Democrat predicted Friday that an agreement will be reached by July 1 on a controversial merger proposal for Rutgers-Camden and Rowan University. “George E. Norcross III … Continue reading

April 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

How do Barrington schools match up?

Click to take a look at the New Jersey School Report Card results for Avon and Woodland schools in Barrington. The numbers from the 2011 tests show at least 50 … Continue reading

April 5, 2012 · 1 Comment

Barrington schools budget: A breakdown of spending

A closer look at some of the biggest items from the $13,067,805 spending plan approved last week: — $3,580,200 sent to Haddon Heights High School as tuition for 260 regular … Continue reading

April 2, 2012 · 2 Comments

New funds for activities, technology OK’d by school board; no tax hike in budget

Funding that had been eliminated for extracurricular activities will be back in the 2012-2013 Barrington school budget approved Thursday night. The spending plan also includes money to continue full-day kindergarten … Continue reading

March 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Barrington schools food-service contractor does not use ‘pink slime’

Nutri-Serve Food Management, the company responsible for school lunches in Avon and Woodland schools, as well as Haddon Heights High School, says it does not use ‘lean, finely textured beef’ … Continue reading

March 26, 2012 · 1 Comment