The Rutherford High School Academic Decathlon took 2nd place overall in the Regional Competition, garnering a whopping 77 individual awards! The team will now move on to states. The State Championship is on Feb. 29th.
UMS art student Erin Park (8th Grade) and RHS art students Dana Serea (10th Grade) and Brandon Fried (12th Grade) have been selected as winners in The Montclair Art Museum's 2020 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. This is a remarkable achievement for any young artist. Since 1923, the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards have recognized some of America’s most celebrated artists while they were teenagers, including: Andy Warhol, Zac Posen, Idelle Weber, Ken Burns, Luis Jiménez, and Kay WalkingStick. A jury of professional artists, curators, and arts educators spent 30+ hours reviewing 3,570 … [Read more...] about UMS and RHS Art Students’ Work Showcased by The Montclair Art Museum
During the month of January, the work of Rutherford High School artists is on display at Coccia Realty at 11 Park Avenue. The exhibition is sponsored by The Rutherford Arts Council. We thank them for inviting our students to participate in the exhibition that features the work of many talented artists in the borough. On Friday, January 10th, the students visited the display to see their work and to study the work of the other artists in town. [Read more...] about RHS Art Students Exhibit Work on Park Avenue
The RHS Fall Play will be presented Friday, November 15th and Saturday, November 16th in the RHS Auditorium. The show begins both nights at 7:30pm. The show is described as a "wry, unflinching look at the peculiarly American obsessions with health, wealth, and the commercialization of science." In 1926, radium was a miracle cure, Madame Curie an international celebrity, and luminous watches the latest rage—until the girls who painted them began to fall ill with a mysterious disease. Inspired by a true story, Radium Girls traces the efforts of Grace Fryer, a dial painter, as she fights … [Read more...] about RHS Fall Play Production – Radium Girls