• SOPHOMORE COLLEGE & CAREER NIGHT (For Parents & Sophomores) - January 22, 2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 1/22/2018 9:30:00 AM

    The Governor Livingston High School Guidance and Counseling Department

    Cordially Invites Sophomores and Parents 

    to attend



    MONDAY, JANUARY 22, 2018* @ 7:30 P.M.

    in the


    * Snow date:  January 31, 2018 

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  • Local Scholarship Application due 2/01/2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 1/22/2018 9:00:00 AM

    Dear Seniors and Parents 

    This is a friendly reminder that local scholarship applications are due in the Guidance Office on Wednesday February 1, 2018. The applications were sent by Mrs. Oliveira to the seniors before the winter break to the school email accounts.

    The Highlander Booster Club Scholarships will be available soon. In order to apply for the scholarships you need to be a member of HBC by January 31st. This is new this year!  Senior Athletes' families must be members by 1/31 in order to be eligible to apply for an HBC Scholarship. Sign up is available at: https://www.bhpsnj.org/domain/

    Many local scholarship  details are added every week in Naviance. Please visit your Naviance page and take time to apply for these scholarships. Remember you have to be in it to win it!

    If you have any questions, please stop by the Guidance Office.

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  • College Scholarship Resources for LGBTQ students now available

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 1/18/2018 1:35:00 PM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    Please check out the College Scholarships and Financial Aid for LGBTQ Students resource link which is now posted under the Scholarships tab on the News for GL Parents link.




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    Posted by Karen Talbot on 1/17/2018 11:00:00 AM
    Now that you have spent Christmas vacation,
    and some chilly days entertaining your kids...
                                                                             What are you going to do with them this summer? 
                      The NJ Camp Fairs has the answer. Bring the kids and come find some new and fun experiences for them!
                      Saturday, January 27, 2018
                      Menlo Park Mall
                      (first floor center court, below food court)
                      12-3 pm
       The upcoming camps listed below are a wide variety of camps and programs which include:
    Day; Pre-K; Overnight; Adventure; Wilderness; Horseback Riding; Fitness; Special Needs (Autism, Developmentally Disabled, Learning Disabilities, ADD/HD, Kidney Disease); Sports; Baseball; Soccer; Field Hockey; Golf; Tennis, Swim, Basketball; IXTC; Theater; Performing Arts; Visual Arts; Film;Academic;  Leadership; Sailing; Teen Travel; Foreign Language; Fashion; Cooking; STEM, Science, robotics, Elective Programs; Nature; Fashion, Jewish; Christian and much more!
    Summer Jobs for Teachers!
    Get directions, find out which camps are
    coming to which camp fairs
    Click our link & check out our website:
    Check out our dates and venues on the left plus
    the list of camp attending our fairs!
                                                                                     Additional camps are signing up daily.  
    (Not all camps at each fair but our booklet will have information about all of them, so stop at our registration table to get a copy)
                   Bring this ad for a FREE Gift
    Show us your phone, no need to print it
      (One gift per family, limit first 100 families)
     Meet Camp Directors!
    Get door prizes, FREE giveaways from camps,
    FREE Snacks, FREE DVDs of camps,
    FREE brochures, Jobs available, FREE Face Painting
    Bring the family, FREE Parking 
    ***Please forward this notice to parents, friends, family, neighbors, teachers, coaches, scout leaders, your Facebook friends, etc.   Tweet about us!

    Contact Barbara Rubin today with any questions.
    NJ Camp Fairs
    Saturday, January 13
    The Outlets at Bergen
    Town Center, Paramus, NJ
    Sunday, January 14
    Freehold Raceway Mall
    Freehold, NJ
    Saturday, January 20
    Quaker Bridge Mall
    Lawrenceville, NJ
     Sunday, January 21
    The Grand Summit Hotel
    Summit, NJ
    Saturday, January 27
    Menlo Park Mall
    Edison, NJ
    Sunday, January 28
    Livingston Mall
    Livingston, NJ
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  • Upcoming Seton Hall Open Houses

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 1/16/2018 10:30:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents - 

    Seton Hall Open House on Sunday, February 18 or Sunday, April 22 for an opportunity to:

    • Talk with faculty and current students.
    • Tour our park-like campus with a student ambassador.
    • Learn about admission criteria and the application process.
    • Find out about scholarships and other financial aid options.

    Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. in the Richie Regan Athletic and Recreation Center.

     For more information, please go to:  http://www.shu.edu/undergraduate-admissions/open-house.cfm

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  • Competitions and Summer Camps for DHH Students at RIT 2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/29/2017 9:35:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    The following competitions are being held for DHH students.

    • SpiRIT Writing Competition for 10th & 11th grade writers - deadline to enter is March 15, 2018 - for details please go to:  www.rit.edu/NTID/WritingContest                                                                                                                                                                                 
    • Digital Arts, Film and Animation Competition for 9th - 12th grade students with artistic talent - dealdine to enter is March 15, 2018 - for details go to:   www.rit.edu/NTID/Arts                                                                                                                                           
    • Flyer is attached:   RIT DHH Competitions & Summer Camps Flyer 2018                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   For Students wishing to learn about summer camps and programs, please see the post in News for GL Parents under the Pre-College and Summer Programs tab.                                                                                                                                                                                     
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  • Explore Gordon College - Preview days for freshmen, sophomores and juniors

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/29/2017 8:30:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    Gordon College, located in Massachusetts, is offering Explore Gordon - Preview days for freshmen, sophomores, and juniors.  Experience Gordon yourself and discover firsthand what adventures await you on February 23 or April 20, 2018.

    Gordon College also offers Drop In at Gordon - Personalized weekday visits.  Schedule your Monday, Wednesday, or Friday visit and get a taste of life at Gordon.

    Schedule your visit at www.gordon.edu/visit


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  • Summer Programs Posted

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/29/2017 8:00:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,


    Summer programs are coming in and being posted under the tab in News for GL Parents - Pre-College and Summer Programs. Links are accessible from this tab.

    Some just posted are:

    • Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies Program and Summer Programs
    • BU Tanglewood Music Programs for ages 10-20 - January 22 application deadline.
    • Pratt Create Spring 2018 PreCollege Courses for High School Students 
    • The Putney School Summer Arts 2018
    • RIT DHH  Competitons and Summer Camps 2018
    • University of Miami Scholars Program
    • FIT Precollege Programs 2018 - grades 7 - 12
    • Carnegie Mellon Summer Pre-College Programs 
    • Pratt Create Summer 2018 PreCollege Courses for High School Students
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  • Local Scholarship application now available

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/22/2017 11:00:00 AM

    Attenion Seniors and Parents,


    Local Scholarship applications are now open for submission.  The link has been sent to your school email address and can only be accessed there.
    * This application does ask for you to upload your resume in pdf form.  Please make sure that you have this handy as you begin the application process. 
    * Only applications completed through this Google form will be considered, paper copies will not be accepted. 
    * You must use your school supplied bhpsnj.org email address in order to apply. 
    * Applications can not be submitted after 11:59pm on February 1, 2018
    Best of luck!!

    Mrs. Oliveira and Ms. Deva

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  • Smart Strategies for Relaxation and Success Evening Workshop Dec. 19th

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/18/2017 10:00:00 AM

    Dear students and parents,

    You are cordially invited to attend a mindfulness workshop by Dr. Kimberly Borin,  sponsored by Prevention Links and HAWC of Union County. Come and learn:

    • smart strategies for relaxation and success.
    • the main structures of the brain and how the brain develops in adolescence.
    • how stress and emotionality affect our learning.
    • how our presence, neuroplasticity, and how relaxation leads to grit and resilience.
    • about de-stressing during the holidays.

    Please join us for this empowering lesson on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the GLHS auditorium.

    Please see the attached flyer:Smart Strategies


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