Monthly Archives: November 2015

And Harrington Park was also certified (first time) as a Sustainable Jersey Champion!! …again, thank you volunteers!! Your time and efforts made this happen!

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Sustainable Jersey certified! Our 4th time – thank you volunteers!!

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14th annual HP 5K race 11/14: great weather, fun to run around town!

Congratulations to all of the participants, in the kiddie dash, the one mile fun run and the official 5K run. A special shout out to first time participants!! (way to go Marti Francis—EC secretary!).       Thank you to … Continue reading

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Harrington Park’s 14th annual 5K race!

Tomorrow, November 14th, 2015 is the 14th annual HP5K (which includes a kiddie dash and a one mile fun run). http://www.hp5k.com The weather looks to be chilly but beautiful tomorrow. Good luck to all of the participants and a big … Continue reading

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The Harrington Park School Green Club is active and promoting reusable water bottles!

The Harrington Park School Green Club has been off to a running start for the 2015-2016 school year! There are currently approximately 30 active student members from grades K through 8. The Club meets 1-2 times per week as a … Continue reading

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HP School – Garden Club update:

The Garden Club at Harrington Park School meets year round with different activities each season. This past spring club members planted pumpkins, peas, lettuce, carrots, tomatoes, potatoes and various herbs in the raised beds in the school courtyard. The Club … Continue reading

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Thank you Highland Field cleanup volunteers!

The Harrington Park Environmental Commission and Green Team hosted a cleanup this morning at Highland Field.         Twenty people came out to enjoy the beautiful fall weather and to walk the woods, the playground & memorial and … Continue reading

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Walk/Bike to school!!

Harrington Park School promotes several walk/bike to school days throughout the school year to promote health, safety and a cleaner environment. Even those who live a far distance from school are encouraged to drive part of the way and walk … Continue reading

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Stokes State Forest Trip – a unique outdoor learning experience

While at Stokes, the students studied and explored the environment together through a unique outdoor learning experience. The students, teachers, and parent chaperones stayed in cabins, participated in kitchen work and food service, and ate together in a common area. … Continue reading

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Stokes State Forest trip: an HP 6th grade tradition!

Each year Harrington Park School’s 6th grade participates in a three day trip to Stokes State Forest. This year’s trip took place from October 7th-9th. Stokes is located along 12 miles of the Kittatinny Mountain Ridge, northwest of Branchville in … Continue reading

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