As we begin our second week of remote distance learning, we will continue to reflect on and evolve our practices. Our focus will continue to be on engaging our students in learning and reducing stress for all parties involved. Click above to read the entire message.
As schools and communities navigate the unprecedented challenges posed by the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the health and safety of educators and students are the AP Program’s top priorities. Here’s how we’re supporting schools: We’re providing free remote learning resources. We’re investing in the development of a new at-home testing option. Click the link to read the entire message.
Samantha Rubin, Student Assistance Coordinator, has created a section on her webpage that provides resources to assist parents, students, and educators during this time. All of these resources are listed under “Coping with School Closure.” She has listed resources from ways to talk to your children about crisis, mental health resources, as well as links to free activities including free meditations, virtual tours, dance classes, yoga classes and more!
Click to read an important message to parents/guardians about distance learning at MHS.
Legally Blonde
Dear MHS Theater Parents and Supporters - Due to concerns regarding COVID-19, and the Metuchen School District closures, the MHS Theater Department Footlighters production of Legally Blonde scheduled for March 26-28 is temporarily suspended. We are hopeful that the performances will be rescheduled for future dates. At this time, the Theater Department is working closely with MHS administration to secure the exact dates of rescheduling. We thank you for your patience and understanding during this unique time. As soon as new details are available, you will be notified via the Metuchen Schools website and at MHSFootlighters.com Thank you for your continued support.
April 4 ACT Test date changed
The safety of students and test center staff is ACT’s top priority. ACT has rescheduled its April 4 national test date to June 13 across the U.S. in response to concerns about the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). All students registered for the April 4 test date will receive an email from ACT in the next few days informing them of the postponement and instructions for free rescheduling to June 13 or a future national test date. Go to http://www.act.org/content/act/en/covid-19.html for answers to FAQs.
NEW FAX NUMBERS AT THE HIGH SCHOOL:
Please note if you need to fax something to the high school – we have two NEW numbers. Fax Machines:

Main Office – 732-321-8740 Guidance – 732-321-8760

Principal's Newsletter
The March 2020 Principal's Newsletter is available by clicking the Principal's Newsletter link in the blue sidebar.
ATTENTION STUDENTS, PARENTS, AND GUARDIANS
NEW PROCEDURE Starting January 2nd - any items that will be dropped off for students will be located on a table in the vestibule. Parents/family members will not be entering into the building. Please make sure you share this information with anyone who usually drops items off for students. Students will be responsible for picking up items.
MHS PAWDCASTS
The MHS Pawdcast is the radio voice of Metuchen High School. Click the link in the blue sidebar weekly for new broadcasts and to listen to our archived weekly podcasts where we talk all things MHS.
MHS Hall of Fame Class of 2020
The Metuchen High School Hall of Fame was created to honor alumni, employees, and major contributors who have distinguished themselves by their achievements in scholarship, athletics, career, community service, and/or society as a whole. The honor of being elected to the MHS Hall of Fame will be afforded to those who, through their actions, have contributed to the established vision of the Metuchen School District. The selected Hall of Fame honorees will continue to serve as positive role models providing inspiration, hope, support, and relevance to our community. If you would like to nominate someone for the next Class, please click on the MHS Hall of Fame link in the blue sidebar for the criteria and nomination form.
Click to read about this wonderful resource and how it was created. A direct link to the site can be found in the blue sidebar.
Metuchen High School Anti-Bullying Specialist- Susan La Fauci Paredes 732.321.8744 x 5004 smlafauci@metboe.k12.nj.us Metuchen School District Anti-Bullying Coordinator- Judi Cheung 732.321.8744 x5028 jcheung@metboe.k12.nj.us




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Upcoming Events:
Tue Mar 31
Moss, Campbell, Edgar Conferences (Moss PM Conferences)
Wed Apr 1
Moss, Campbell, Edgar Conferences (Campbell PM Conferences)
Thu Apr 2
Moss, Campbell, Edgar Conferences (Edgar PM Conferences)
Fri Apr 3
MHS End of 3rd Marking Period
Mon Apr 6
Spring Recess, Schools and Offices Closed
Tue Apr 7
Spring Recess, Schools and Offices Closed
Wed Apr 8
Spring Recess, Schools and Offices Closed
Thu Apr 9
Spring Recess, Schools and Offices Closed
Fri Apr 10
Spring Recess, Schools and Offices Closed
Mon Apr 13
Schools and Offices Closed (make-up snow day #3)
Tue Apr 14
Board of Education Mtg., 8pm @ MHS
Thu Apr 16
MHS 7pm Art Honor Society Induction & Arts Festival
Mon Apr 20
MHS NJSLA ELA & Math
Tue Apr 21
MHS NJSLA ELA & Math
Wed Apr 22
MHS NJSLA ELA & Math
Thu Apr 23
MHS NJSLA ELA & Math
Mon Apr 27
MHS NJSLA ELA & Math makeups