Sayreville HS Anti-Bullying Rating Calls System into Question

Sayreville War Memorial High School had a grade of 71 out of 75 for its anti-bullying efforts from 2011 to 2013, which some say shows the system of self reporting is flawed.

Cami Anderson Calls One Newark a Success

Newark Superintendent Cami Anderson held a breakfast presentation for media where she said her controversial One Newark plan has been a success.

Complaint Claims Columbia HS Treats Minorities Unfairly

The ACLU of New Jersey and the Center for Civil Rights Remedies has filed a complaint against South Orange-Maplewood's Columbia High School for alleged patterns of exclusion.

‘Some’ players in hazing case appear in court

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Some of the seven New Jersey high school football players accused of sexually abusing younger teammates have made their initial court appearances. Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey would not tell NJ.com ...

Newark to continue disputed school reform strategy

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The head of New Jersey's largest school system says the district will continue with its controversial reform strategy. NJ.com () reports that Newark Superintendent Cami Anderson made the announcement Tuesday morning. Anderson ...

Rider University building struck, damaged by car

LAWRENCE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a Rider University student was driving under the influence when her car struck and damaged the school's Fine Arts building. The car veered off a campus road around 12:15 p.m. Monday, then went over a four-foot ...

Charges Filed Against 7 Sayreville HS Football Members

Seven members of the Sayreville War Memorial High School football team have been charged with sexual assault resulting from alleged hazing.

New Jersey hazing arrests put focus on policies

SAYREVILLE, N.J. (AP) — As a New Jersey town reels from the arrests of seven high school football players on charges they sexually assaulted younger teammates, attention is focusing on whether the state's anti-bullying laws adequately address team ...

Vigil staged in town rocked by hazing scandal

SAYREVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Hundreds of people have come out for an anti-bullying rally in a central New Jersey town that's been rocked by allegations of sex-related hazing on its football team that prompted the cancellation of the rest of the season. ...

Last suspect surrenders in high school hazing case

PARLIN, N.J. (AP) — The last of seven high school students facing sex crime charges amid a hazing investigation that canceled a New Jersey prep football team's season has surrendered to authorities. Middlesex County prosecutors say the youth ...