• At The Statue

    Posted by Lorraine Brooks at 10/22/2014
     Several social studies classes took a trip to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty on Wednesday, October 22nd.  They learned a lot despite less than perfect weather! Ms Rivas, Ms. DiRenno and Ms. Lauterhahn chaperoned! Statue of Liberty
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  • The Oradell 5K

    Posted by Lorraine Brooks at 10/20/2014
    On Saturday, October 11th, several students participated in the Oradell 5K and despite bad weather, completed the 3.1 miles:
    Connor Callahan, Jennifer Faiz, Ginger Pojednic, Victoria Scalanga, and Emma Smith...Congratulations to each! 
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  • New Additions to the Bergen County Chorus

    Posted by Lorraine Brooks at 10/20/2014
    The following students have been accepted into the Bergen County Chorus, an elite ensemble:
    Tiffany Haroutunian, JoAnn Jung, Hahram Kim, Mark Edelstein, Irene Yoon, Nooree Choi, Victoria Twardzik, Susan Kang. Their teacher is Ms. Kathy Zintel. 
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  • Class of 2018 Officers Elected

    Posted by Lorraine Brooks at 10/20/2014
    Congratulations to the following freshmen who have been elected officers of their class:
     Mary Lombardi   President
     Alyssa Kim           Vice President
     Emily Buckman    Secretary
     Fathia Baigahoom Treasurer 
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  • Debate Team Off to a Great Start

    Posted by Lorraine Brooks at 10/20/2014
     

    The River Dell debate team had a wonderful start to the season!  At Friday's varsity tournament held at Northern Valley Regional High School - Old Tappan, Juniors Dylan DeBaun and Brianna McCarthy went 4 and 0 and secured the second place team award.  Seniors Joon Seo and Charlie Lee tied for the third place speaker award and Senior Jenny Park was named best judge of the tournament.  We are so proud of all of our debaters and judges! Ms. Rachael Geschwind is their adviser.

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  • An Outstanding Participant

    Posted by Lorraine Brooks at 10/2/2014
    Congratulations to Jonas Tyler who has just been named an Outstanding Participant in the National Achievement Scholarship Program. He is among 3100 outstanding participants whose names are being referred to 1500 colleges and universities in the United States.  Jonas scored in the top 3 percent of more than 160,000 Black Americans who requested consideration in the 2015 National Achievement Scholarship Program when he took the 2013 PSAT.  We are all very proud of Jonas and all of his accomplishments.
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  • TAC In the Community

    Posted by Lorraine Brooks at 9/29/2014
     Teens Against Cancer volunteered at The Bergen Bike Tour in order to raise money for Tomorrow's Children's Fund of Hackensack Hospital  The group's adviser is Ms. Lucy Trotter. tac
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  • Our Commended Students

    Posted by Lorraine Brooks at 9/22/2014
    River Dell is proud to announce the names of the following students who have been named Commended Students in the 2015 National Merit Program:
    Ethan Hartman, Yeheun Hong, Dabin Kim, Emily Kim, Michelle Kim, Robert Klopf, Alex Koroglu, Chang Won Lee, Riley Link, Ravi Saraiya, Edward Yoon
    Commended students placed among the top five percent of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2014 competition by taking the 2013 PSAT.  Congratulations! 
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  • Our Rising Scientist

    Posted by Lorraine Brooks at 9/12/2014
    Congratulations to Matt Guido who has been selected to receive a 2014 Child Mind Institute Rising Scientist Award.  The committee that selected Matt was impressed by his achievement in science courses, commitment to addressing advanced scientific questions, and leadership in the classroom and in extracurricular activities.  Matt will receive his award on October 9th and the Science Department will receive a $500 gift in honor of Matt.  We are all proud of Matt!
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  • National Merit Semifinalists

    Posted by Lorraine Brooks at 9/11/2014
    We are proud to announce that River Dell has three seniors who have been named semifinalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program:  Matt Guido, Justin Kim, Joon Seok Seo.  These students are among 16,000 semifinalists nationwide who have the opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,600 National Merit Scholarships worth about $33 million that will be offered next spring.
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