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HCS Upper School Girls & Boys basketball teams take part in local Thanksgiving Food Drive!

Hoboken Charter School’s Upper School Basketball Teams spent time on Monday, November 19th supporting the 11th Annual Thanksgiving Drive benefiting the Hyacinth AIDS Foundation.  They helped pack and deliver 110 food bags to families, each providing a full Thanksgiving meal! http://hmag.com/thanks-giving-food-drive-families-need-nets-bountiful-donations/

 

Middle & Upper School Robotics Team “Roboken” Wins at Tournament!

On Sunday, the Middle and Upper School robotics team, “Roboken,” competed at the Early Bee tournament at Bayonne High School. They came in 8th place out of 24 teams in the qualifying rounds which earned them a spot in the elimination bracket at the end of the day. In the bracket, they […]

 

HCS Invited to speak on panel at the World Maker Faire!

 Middle School STEM teacher Chris Kunkel and eighth grader Grace Conlin spoke on a panel at the World Maker Faire in New York on September 22. The title of the panel was, “[Girls in STEM] Why & How We Can Get More Young Girls Interested in STEM.” Congratulations to Mr. […]

 

HCS MS Students Compete in National Math Tournament in Atlanta!

 Middle school students Aly Calmas, Toby Platt, Eli Baruchin, Krishan Bhakta, Nathan Kriegel, Matthew Niessen, and Ethan Zhang competed in the National TEAMS competition. Tests of Engineering Aptitude, Mathematics, and Science (TEAMS) is an annual competition for middle and high school students designed to help them discover their potential for engineering. […]

 

Girls Who Code Visit the Prudential Offices in Newark

         Sixth grade Girls Who Code members attended an event at Prudential’s main offices in Newark on Thursday, May 10, 2018. They heard from a panel of women who work in IT for the company and learned about various jobs that use coding. They completed a Shark […]

 

HCS Students Place First in NJ North Stock Market Game

Congratulations to fourth graders Luna Cascetta and Filip Loncar who placed first within the elementary school division of the New Jersey North Stock Market Game. The fourth graders have been participating in the 2017-2018 year long competitive session since September. Luna, Filip and Ms. Tarangelo will be honored on Friday, June […]

 

A Moment of Silence for Columbine

Several HCS students are members of Students Demand Action Hudson County and have organized a rally in front of Hoboken City Hall for tomorrow, April 20 at 4:00 PM. The date was chosen to reflect and honor the events of Columbine and students will take a moment of silence after […]

 

HCS Wins at Technology Student Association (TSA) Competition

On Wednesday, March 28, twenty-six HCS Middle School students competed in the NJ Technology Student Association (TSA) State Conference at TCNJ. TSA is a national organization of students engaged in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). They sponsor over 30 challenges each year. HCS students entered 13 of them and won awards […]

 

HCS MS Girls Basketball Team – Hoboken Rec Basketball Champs!

Middle School Girls Basketball Team Wins Hoboken Rec Basketball Championship The seventh and eighth grade girls basketball team capped off an undefeated season on Monday night. They defeated Hoboken Middle School 27-18. Congrats to the team and their coach, Upper School science teacher Megan Baird!    

 

Future City Elective Students Win Awards at State Competition

Future City Elective Students Win Awards at State Competition On Saturday, January 13, four teams comprised of seventh and eighth graders represented HCS at the New Jersey State Future City Competition under the guidance of Middle School math teacher Chris Kunkel and Middle School science teacher Leigh-Ann Mitchell. This year’s […]