North Hunterdon-Voorhees Regional High School District

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Board of Education Meeting
Tuesday May 10, 2016 (7:00PM - 9:00PM)
Regular Session
Location: North Hunterdon High School Library
April, 2016
May, 2016

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Last Updated: April 28, 2016

The Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office is holding a presentation on the heroin epidemic at the regional high schools in the county in April and May.  North Hunterdon High School will be hosting the presentation on Tuesday, May 3rd at 7:00pm in the theater.  The Prosecutor will be joined by Assemblyman Erik Peterson, Lt. Kevin Burd, and Lesley Gabel from Hunterdon Prevention Resources to discuss what is going on with heroin in our county, what is being done about it and what about school safety.  If you are a parent, student, Board of Education member, school staff member, local elected official, or community member, please join us! Click here for flyer.

Last Updated: April 27, 2016

Jeffrey BenderAt its meeting on April 26, 2016, the North Hunterdon-Voorhees Regional High School District Board of Education approved Mr. Jeffrey Bender as the new Superintendent of Schools, beginning July 1, 2016.  He is replacing Dr. Frank Helies, who has served as Interim Superintendent since September 1, 2015.  Dr. Charles M. Shaddow retired as Superintendent on August 31, 2015 after serving in the position for 17 years.

“The North Hunterdon-Voorhees Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeffrey Bender as Superintendent.  Mr. Bender comes to NHV from Union Township where he has been the Superintendent since 2007.  (more…)

Last Updated: April 21, 2016

The North Hunterdon-Voorhees Regional High School District will administer the PARCC assessment in April to all students enrolled in Algebra I, Geometry, or Algebra II, and English 9, 10, or 11.  Public school districts are mandated by state law (N.J.S.A. 18A:7C-1) to administer this statewide assessment.  (more…)

Last Updated: March 16, 2016

Because of the mild winter, the high school district currently has four unused emergency closing days in its calendar.  The dates to give back these unused days have been determined.  The high school district will be closed on the following dates:

  • Thursday, March 24
  • Monday, April 4
  • Friday, May 27
  • Friday, June 3

These dates are subject to change in the event an emergency closing is needed.  Please note that the last day of school and graduation remains on Wednesday, June 15, 2016.

In addition, Thursday, June 2 will be a half day for students at both schools.

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.

Anti-Bullying District Coordinator:

Steve Schultz
North Hunterdon-Voorhees Regional High School District
1445  State Route 31, Annandale, NJ 08801
908-713-4199 x6498   E-mail:


ANONYMOUS Reporting Form

VHS Harassment, Intimidation & Bullying Report Form

NHHS Harassment, Intimidation & Bullying Report Form

Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act

NH-V District Policy 5512-Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying-Revised 10-15-13

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