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Faculty Spotlight! Elizabeth Neisz: Interim Principal K-8

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 critical thinking. Outside the classroom, they also […]


HCS Robotics Team “Roboken” Competes and Wins at Meet

The Hoboken Charter School Middle and Upper School Robotics Team “Roboken” competed on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at the Winter’s Edge Meet held at Central Jersey College Prep Charter School. The team finished 6th during the qualifying rounds, moving on to the elimination round. The team, along with their alliance […]


Middle School Robotics Team Qualifies for State Tournament

On Saturday, November 18, 2017, the HCS Middle School Robotics Teams competed in the Montclair Society of Engineers First Lego League (FFL) Qualifier at Clifton High School. Teams are judged based on robot design, project and core values. The seventh and eighth grade team, Roboken, came in 9th place out […]


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 […]


Congratulations to SK Duff for being nominated for the LifeChanger of the Year award

Congratulations to HCS art teacher and director of service learning SK Duff for being nominated for the LifeChanger of the Year award! Please show your support for SK by adding comments to his profile and sharing his nomination through social media. The finalists will be selected in January and will […]


Fourth Grader Earns Perfect Score in Stevens Math Olympiad

On Saturday, May 20, members of the Hoboken Charter School math team competed in the Stevens Math Olympiad. The students were offered 15 problems for 90 minutes in five divisions: grades 3-4, grades 5-6, grades 7-8, grades 9-10 and grades 11-12. HCS fourth grader Agastya Batchu earned a perfect score […]


Middle School Bands Earn Two “Superior” Ratings at High Notes Music Festival

On Friday, June 1, HCS Middle School bands performed at the High Notes Music Festival in Pennsylvania. The HCS Jazz Band and 5/6 Concert Band both earned ratings of “Superior.” This is the first time since HCS began competing that one of the bands has received this distinction. Additional congratulations […]

HCS Middle Schoolers Present at Girls Who Code Graduation

HCS Middle Schoolers Present at Girls Who Code Graduation

On Wednesday, May 31, nine HCS Girls Who Code club members presented their final coding projects at the NJ/NY Girls Who Code club graduation ceremony. Congratulations to Sophie Bulatovic, Olivia Cahn, Valerie Calligy, Emma Dezenzo, Maya Espinel, Alison Fung, Lucy Hartigan, Austin Myers-Rogers and Alex White who had the opportunity […]


Last Chance to Sign up for June Auction Socials!

What is an Auction Social? An Auction Social is a mini fundraising event sponsored by parents. It’s a great opportunity to socialize with other parents and friends from HCS. Each event is open to a limited number of guests for a set price per person. You can attend the event […]

Congrats to the Hoboken Charter Track Team for their Wins!

Congrats to the Hoboken Charter Track Team for their Wins!

I just wanted to share some exciting news with you regarding our Hoboken Charter track team! This past weekend our team competed at the New Jersey Charter School Athletic League relay track meet. Our team raced in 13 events and won 1st place in two races – (Distance medley and […]