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Are You Interested in Speaking at a Board Meeting?

Are you interested in speaking at an upcoming board meeting? If so, you may utilize the public comment session to address your concerns. In an effort to streamline the process for those that wish to speak, we ask that you fill out the Public Comment Sign-up form located on our Board of Education page. The next regularly scheduled meeting will take place on Wednesday, December 19th at 7:00pm in our Newark location, 570 Broad Street.

Please Note: This portion of the meeting is open to citizens for comment on agenda items only. Residents are to state their names, addresses, and subject matter. Comments may be limited to five minutes per person. Members of the public are discouraged from speaking negatively about an employee or a student. The Board bears no responsibility for comments made by the public. Comments regarding employees or students cannot be legally responded to by the Board. Other comments may be responded to tonight or at subsequent meetings under "old business."

Remaining 2018-2019 Board of Education Meeting Dates

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - Newark Campus
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - Jersey City Campus
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - Newark Campus
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - Jersey City Campus
Wednesday, April 17. 2019 - Newark Campus
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - Jersey City Campus
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - Newark Campus
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - Jersey City Campus

Winter Sports Schedules are now Available!

Check out the winter sports schedules that are available under our Athletics page located on the top menu bar. 

Final Girls Basketball Scrimmage Results

Girls Basketball

The M.E.T.S. Charter School girls basketball team wrapped up their preseason schedule with scrimmages against Central High School, Ferris High School, Linden High School, and Payne Tech. M.E.T.S. took a hard fought loss against Central 37-33. Briana Lee lead the way with 23 points, 16 rebounds, 6 steals, and 3 blocks. Oreoluwa Awojobi added 5 points, and Lidia Santos 4 points. In a win against Ferris High School, Brianna Lee again led the way with 30 points, 17 rebounds, 8 steals, and 2 blocks. Jawannie O'Neil contributed 5 points in the win. The Lady Mustangs open their season tomorrow at Verona High School at 4:30pm. Please come out and support our ladies!

upcoming events

Upcoming Athletic Events:

Tuesday, December 11th
Girls Basketball Scrimmage at Payne Tech @ 4:30pm
Boys Basketball Scrimmage at Waldwick HS @ 4:30pm

Saturday, December 15th
Girls Basketball Opening Game at Paramus HS @ 10:00am
Boys Basketball (JV/V)/Cheerleading Opening Game at Harrison HS @ 3:00pm

Be sure to come out and support your basketball teams as they open the season!

 

Upcoming Events at the Jersey City Campus:

Monday, December 10th
Student Council Weekly Meeting (All are welcome!) in Room 201 @ 3:15pm

 

Girls Basketball Beats Becton Regional High School

Girls Basketball

The girls basketball team defeated Becton Regional 40-26 in a scrimmage on Wednesday night. Brianna Lee lead the team with 29 points, 12 rebounds, 4 steals, and 3 blocks. Gianna Mercado also contributed with 6 points, 4 rebounds, and 8 steals. The girls are back in action on Friday, December 7th at Central High School at 4:00pm.

Girls Basketball Scrimmage

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On Monday, December 3rd, the girls basketball team participated in a scrimmage at Irvington High School. After a valiant effort, the team lost 30-40. Briana Lee lead the team with 24 point, 11 rebounds, and 2 assists. The girls will be back into action in a scrimmage at Becton Regional High School at 4:30pm on Wednesday, December 6th.

Rescheduled November Board Meeting - Tuesday, December 4th at 7:00pm - Jersey City Campus

School Board Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE
REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING RESCHEDULE DATE

M.E.T.S. CHARTER SCHOOL

In compliance with the Open Public Meetings Act (N.J.S.A. 10:4-6 et seq.), notice is hereby given that the M.E.T.S. Charter School Board of Trustees’ monthly meeting for November 2018 has been re-scheduled to Tuesday, December 4, 2018.  The meeting will be called to order at 7:00 PM in the Jersey City campus located at 211 Sherman Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey 07307.

Formal Action Will Be Taken


Gail Long, SBA/Bd Secty

M.E.T.S. Newark Student Orientation Newark Orientation

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M.E.T.S. Newark students should come to 570 Broad Street in Newark for the 8/16/18 Freshman Orientation and the 8/17/28 Upperclassmen Orientation.

Attention Fall Athletes Go Mustangs!

Go Mustangs!

Please read for more information on Mustang Soccer and Volleyball registration and tryouts.

M.E.T.S. makes headway! light

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M.E.T.S. Charter School is happy to announce that the New Jersey Department of Education has removed M.E.T.S. Charter School from probationary status. We want to thank everyone for their hard work this past year.

Facts about the new M.E.T.S. Newark Campus for the 2018-2019 school year New Newark Campus

Newark

M.E.T.S. is excited to announce the new Newark campus location for the 2018-2019 school year.  Read for facts about starting at M.E.T.S. Newark!

M.E.T.S. Charter School 2018 Graduation Information 2018 Graduation

2018 Graduation

Read to find out more about the M.E.T.S. Charter School 2018 Graduation at New Jersey City University on Thursday, 6/28/19

M.E.T.S. welcomes new Lead Administrator, Mr. J. Ethan Bashir! news

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M.E.T.S. Charter School is pleased to announce the appointment of our new Lead Administrator, Mr. J. Ethan Bashir.

M.E.T.S. students impress with STEAM Tank idea at NJIT STEAM exploration

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Aisha Bhamla, Nandi Williams, Muhammad Saad, and Joshua Cordon all wowed the panel at NJIT when presenting their wonderful STEAM Tank idea.

M.E.T.S. Jersey City students honored at the 31st annual Hudson County Academic Achievement Banquet Award

Awards

Ms. Dullea - Interim Lead Administrator, Christopher Florentino, Wayne Sunga, and Mr. Malpass - Jersey City  Instructional Leader

Math and Science in Action

Engineering Mustangs Are Learning and Winning! M.E.T.S. Charter School Students Display Engineering Skills at Panasonic CDC Robotics Challenge

The M.E.T.S. Charter School Robotics Team won in the first round and is moving to the finals competition of the 2017 Panasonic Creative Design Challenge on Tuesday, April 27th at NJIT. Congratulations and good luck to the students! A team of highly-trained Robotics Club students participated in the first round of Panasonic’s Creative Design Challenge (CDC) at the New Jersey Institute for Technology (NJIT) on February 1st. Sophomores Marti Salazar, Daniel San Miguel and Justin Alcantara were the Mustangs who matched wits against 40 public and private high schools from around the state. Panasonic’s CDC is a premier science and technology competition for high school students.

Click Here for the full Press Release

M.E.T.S. students graduate spring outreach program at Fairleigh Dickinson University TEOP graduates

 

Spring TEOP graduates

The following students are awarded up to $40,000 in scholarships to Fairleigh Dickinson University. The M.E.T.S. graduates are Gurdat Ramkissoon, Nandi Williams, Fanuel Perez, Paul Lopez , Aisha Bhamla, Joshua Cordon, Bryan Escobar, Joshua Leander, Marcus Alicea, Tyler Alexander, Q'uara Phillips-Hill and Andrew Heinzmann.

M.E.T.S. Newark students honored at 25th annual Essex County Academic Awards Banquet Principal Harris with Tamia West and Sharine Annoh

Seniors honored for high GPA's

Sharine Annoh and Tamia West, both M.E.T.S. Newark seniors, were honored at the Essex County Academic Awards Banquet for having the top two grade point averages at M.E.T.S. Newark campus.

M.E.T.S. students participate in National Walkout Day

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M.E.T.S. Newark Campus - Third Quarter Honor Roll M.E.T.S. celebrates excellence

53 students at M.E.T.S. Newark earn high marks!

Read on to see what M.E.T.S. Newark students earned high marks!

M.E.T.S. Newark Campus hosts Multicultural Night M.E.T.S. dances to the beat

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M.E.TS. Science Fair Winners Recognized

Mr. Malpass and Ms. Lopez congratulate the winners of this years science fair in fron tof this years Diversity Tree!

Winners of the Science Fair!

M.E.T.S. Jersey City Campus - Third Quarter Honor Roll M.E.T.S. celebrates excellence

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Please read to see the full list of recipients. 

M.E.T.S. engineering students recognized by Fairleigh Dickinson University at TEOP Sponsor Appreciation Day M.E.T.S. makes

TEOP

Marti Salazar, Jaylynne Garcia, Andrew Heinzmann, and Bryan Escobar were all honored by FDU through the Technical Enrichment Outreach Program.

The M.E.T.S. Cheer Squad charms the crowd!

M.E.T.S. Cheerleaders root on Mustang Basketball

The Stevens Institute & Junior Achievement of New Jersey STEM & business workshop M.E.T.S. makes

M.E.T.S. at Stevens Institute

M.E.T.S. students participate in a STEM workshop at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, New Jersey. 

Mustang Basketball opens season with strong wins over Central Jersey College Charter

Boys Basketball won 69-35 and the Lady Mustangs won 67-12 against Central Jersey College Charter.

Boys Basketball won 69-35 and the Lady Mustangs won 67-12 against Central Jersey College Charter.

Brianna Lee joins the exclusive 1,000-point club

Mustang mentality!

Brianna Lee reaches 1,000 career points!

National Honor Society is holding a Winter Raffle Ticket Contest

Win a Visa gift card! Join the raffle!

Win a Visa gift card! Join the raffle!

-  $1.00 for 1 ticket

-  $3.00 for 5 tickets

 

Jersey City Summer School Registration Information Summer School

JCPS Summer School Registration

Summer School Registration for Jersey City residents is at the J.C.B.O.E. building on June 12th, June 14th, and June 25th. 

Girls Volleyball beats Bergen Charter 2-1 on Senior Night

Thank you Janelly Chevres, Melissa Castano, Layla Munusami!

Thank you Janelly Chevres, Layla Munusami, and Melissa Castano!

Lady Mustangs take home the NJCSAL Tournament Title

M.E.T.S. wins both NJCSAL GIRLS BASKETBALL TITLES

M.E.T.S. wins both NJCSAL GIRLS BASKETBALL TITLES

Check out the 2018-2019 Online Newspaper

Check out the The METronome at https://themetronome.org/

Check out the The METronome at https://themetronome.org/

M.E.T.S. Robotics takes third place at the "Battle in the Blizzard" First Tech Challenge

M.E.T.S. Robotics takes a third!

M.E.T.S. Mechanical Mayhem took third place at Milburn High School's robotics competition.

M.E.T.S. Newark celebrates the Hour of Code

The Hour of Code is organized by Code.org, a public non-profit dedicated to expanding access to computer science.

M.E.T.S. celebrates the Hour of Code

Girls Basketball makes history with school's first tournament title at the Hudson River Classic

Lady Mustangs bring home the win!

The M.E.T.S. Girls Basketball team defeated Brearley of Kenilworth, 47-37, in the final of the Hudson River Classic at McNair Academic in Jersey City.  It marked the first tournament title in any sport for M.E.T.S. Charter School.

M.E.T.S. Robotics gets ready for challenge at Livingston , NJ

M.E.T.S. MECHANICAL MAYHEM will continue their FIRST® robotics season this Sunday, 12/11/17

M.E.T.S. robot #6110

M.E.T.S. students successfully complete Fairleigh Dickinson University's Technical Enrichment Outreach Program

M.E.T.S. students graduate TEOP program earning scholarships up to $10,000 annually for 4 years at Fairleigh Dickinson University.Great work STEM students.

Former student passes away

M.E.T.S. Jersey City will be having grief counseling on 10/20/19 to help with the coping of this unfortunate event.

M.E.T.S. Celebrates Unity

This Friday, October 27th, staff created wonderful masterpieces representing unity.


On Friday, October 27th staff created wonderful masterpieces representing unity.

M.E.T.S. Newark campus 9th & 10th Grade Placement Meetings

-  Newark public schools will be having an information session at 909 Broad Street on Monday, October 23rd from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm to review the placement process.

 

M.E.T.S. Ribbon Cutting

M.E.T.S. Newark had a wonderful Ribbon Cutting this past Monday with Governor Chris Christie giving a warm supportive speech.

Boys Soccer celebrates their season at Senior Night

Thank you Daniel Piedrahita, Angel Soto, Matthew Soto, Ibrahim Hussein, and Mario Galdamez! 

Thank you Daniel Piedrahita, Angel Soto, Matthew Soto, Ibrahim Hussein, and Mario Galdamez!

M.E.T.S. just wrapped up a successful canned food drive!

Canned food drive success!

M.E.T.S. 2017 Scholarship Awards

M.E.T.S. Charter School is proud to announce that our 2017 seniors have received over $4 million in scholarships to college.