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Chris Kunkel and Grace Conlin Join a Panel Discussing the Challenges of Engaging and Retaining Girls in STEM Activities

Congratulations to Chris Kunkel and Grace Conlin for their participation on the panel, “Why & How We Can Get More Young Girls Interested in STEM”, hosted at Maker Faire. Chris and Grace were joined by other educators and discussed the challenges of engaging and retaining girls in STEM activities. Learn […]

 

Hoboken Charter School Names New Principal: Joanna Weintraub

HOBOKEN, NJ — Hoboken Charter School (HCS) announced Wednesday that Joanna Weintraub will assume the role of Upper School principal starting in July 2018. According to a news release from the school, Weintraub has more than 20 years of educational experience, including instructional and leadership roles in public and independent […]

 

A Moment of Silence – Columbine

Several HCS students are members of Students Demand Action Hudson County and have organized a rally in front of Hoboken City Hall for tomorrow, April 20 at 4:00 PM. The date was chosen to reflect and honor the events of Columbine and students will take a moment of silence after […]

 

HCS Wins at Technology Student Association (TSA) Competition

On Wednesday, March 28, twenty-six HCS Middle School students competed in the NJ Technology Student Association (TSA) State Conference at TCNJ. TSA is a national organization of students engaged in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). They sponsor over 30 challenges each year. HCS students entered 13 of them and won awards […]

 

Middle School Girls Basketball Team Wins Hoboken Rec Basketball Championship

The seventh and eighth grade girls basketball team capped off an undefeated season on Monday night. They defeated Hoboken Middle School 27-18. Congrats to the team and their coach, Upper School science teacher Megan Baird!  

 

2017-2018 Friends Events Calendar Announced!

Proceeds from all ticket sales go to fund the Friends of the Hoboken Charter School! These events are now open for registration online. Upon registration, you will receive a confirmation email. Note: When ordering, please be sure to click through all the PayPal screens until the confirmation page. The 2017-2018 […]

 

Faculty Spotlight! Heather DeSimone: School Social Worker, Anti-Bullying Coordinator, Homeless Liaison

Our latest faculty spotlight is Heather DeSimone! The FoHCS will now be doing faculty spotlights so that everyone can learn more about our amazing staff, faculty & administration. The Hoboken Charter School is made great by the individuals who actively carry out our mission with respect to education, service, and […]

 

Future City Elective Students Win Awards at State Competition

On Saturday, January 13, four teams comprised of seventh and eighth graders represented HCS at the New Jersey State Future City Competition under the guidance of Middle School math teacher Chris Kunkel and Middle School science teacher Leigh-Ann Mitchell. This year’s theme was “The Age-Friendly City,” in which teams had […]

 

Faculty Spotlight! Meghan Ryan: School Counselor, Anti-Bullying Specialist 9-12

Our latest faculty spotlight is Meghan Ryan! The FoHCS will now be doing faculty spotlights so that everyone can learn more about our amazing staff, faculty & administration. The Hoboken Charter School is made great by the individuals who actively carry out our mission with respect to education, service, and […]

 
HCS Robotics Team Roboken Advances to FIRST Tech Challenge State Championship!

HCS Robotics Team Roboken Advances to FIRST Tech Challenge State Championship!

On Saturday, January 6, 2018 the Middle and Upper School robotics team, “Roboken” competed in the FIRST Tech Challenge Qualifying tournament at Liberty Science Center. The team earned fourth place out of 30 teams and qualified for the state championship on February 25, 2018 at West Windsor-Plainsboro High School North. Congratulations to […]