North Hunterdon-Voorhees Regional High School District

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Events (Next 15 days)
Staff Professional Development
Wednesday October 07, 2015 thru Wednesday October 07, 2015 (Inclusive)
Students have a 2 1/2 hour delayed opening. Homeroom begins at10:15am.
Board of Education Meeting
Tuesday October 20, 2015 (7:00PM - 9:00PM)
Regular Session
Location: District Administration Office
October, 2015
November, 2015

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Last Updated: September 29, 2015

2015 Eagle CMYKThe North Hunterdon-Voorhees Regional High School District is proud to announce that the United States Department of Education has selected Voorhees High School as a 2015 National Blue Ribbon School.  The official announcement was made by U.S. Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan, on September 29, 2015 and is posted on the Department of Education’s website:  A total of 335 schools were selected for this distinction for 2015. (more…)

Last Updated: September 21, 2015

From Safe Communities Coalition of Hunterdon and Somerset – We need the help of everyone in our community on September 26th to help reduce Heroin and Prescription (Rx) Drug Abuse.  Join the thousands of Americans who have safely disposed of their unused, unwanted, and expired prescription drugs during previous National Take-Back Days. The Safe Communities Coalition of Hunterdon/Somerset and Hunterdon Prevention Resources (HPR), along with our partners with the Prosecutors and Sheriffs Offices in both counties, and law enforcement, are urging residents to participate in the DEA National Take-Back Day on Saturday, September 26, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  See flyer for the location of an Rx box in your area. (more…)

Last Updated: September 15, 2015

Hunterdon County Polytech’s Auto Body program has been selected as a semi-finalist in the 2015 Quaker State Best in Class Challenge and the district is proud of its students, John Williams and Peter Mosko (North Hunterdon) and William Henry (Voorhees), who are part of the team vying to compete in this national competition.  A component of the challenge centers on school spirit through an online voting process. The team to accumulate the most votes will make it to the finals where they will have the opportunity to compete in restoration projects for the grand prize winnings.  Please vote for Hunterdon County Polytech – click here.

Voting starts September 14, 2015 at 12:01 a.m. ET, and ends September 27, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. ET.

Last Updated: August 27, 2015

At its meeting on August 18th, the North Hunterdon-Voorhees Board of Education approved Dr. Frank Helies as the Interim Superintendent for the 2015-2016 school year, with a start date of September 1, 2015.  Dr. Charles M. Shaddow is retiring as of August 31st and we thank him for his 17 years of service and wish him well in the next chapter of his life.

Dr. Helies is no stranger to our district as he served as the Assistant Superintendent from 2001 to 2013, and previously served as Assistant Principal at North Hunterdon High School from 1998 to 2001. He also served as Supervisor of Physical Education and Health at Voorhees High School from 1990 to 1998.  Dr. Helies has been working with Dr. Shaddow to transition into this new role and we welcome him back to the district.

Anti-Bullying Information

As part of its waiver for No Child Left Behind, the New Jersey Department of Education has listed the lowest and highest performing schools across the state.  North Hunterdon and Voorhees High Schools were included among the Highest Performing schools in New Jersey, the only schools listed from Hunterdon County.  Please click here to read the NJDOE’s press release and to access the full list of schools.

The Washington Post has released its ranking of America’s Most Challenging High Schools for 2014.  Out of the 2,025 schools included in the list, North Hunterdon ranked 809 and Voorhees ranked 1,135 overall.  Out of the 121 New Jersey schools included in the list, North Hunterdon ranked 20th and Voorhees ranked 39th.

To view the full list and how the rankings were calculated, please visit:

Both North Hunterdon and Voorhees High Schools rose in the rankings of the top high schools across N.J., according to New Jersey Monthly, September 2014. Voorhees ranks 44th, up from 48th in 2012, and North Hunterdon ranks 45th, up from 66th in 2012.  On the 2014 list, 339 public high schools were included.


Newsweek Magazine included both our high schools in its 2010 list of the top public high schools in the country.  Out of 1623 schools on the list, North ranked 621 and Voorhees ranked 973.  For its 2012 rankings, Newsweek ranked North Hunterdon High School at 485.

Steve Schultz
District Coordinator Harassment , Intimidation & Bullying
North-Hunterdon Voorhees Regional High School District
1445  State Route 31, Annandale, NJ 08801
908-713-4199 X6498   E-mail

Student Assistance Program

Free In-Person Assistance with Affordable Care Act

Hunterdon County is offering free in-person assistance for enrollment in health plans through the Affordable Care Act.  Appointments are necessary and will be held at the Hunterdon County Library.  For a list of dates and times, please click here.

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It is a law in NJ that all children age 18 and under MUST have health insurance. NJ Family Care is a federal and state funded health insurance program, which provides free or low cost insurance for parents and children.

VHSTV Productions

VHSTV Productions offers Video Services to the Community – Click here for details