Student Life

Gingerbread House Winners!

As we told you about in our last blog – Do You Want to Build a Gingerbread House – some of our classes made gingerbread houses for the Gingerbread Ball to be auctioned off for the Fisher House Foundation.  These houses were also judged and here are the winners from Harbor School. S C R […]

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Do You Want to Build a Gingerbread House!

  Every year, around the holidays especially, we try to instill in our students the gift of giving back.  Whether it is collecting food for the food bank, writing cards to soldiers or volunteering at different establishments, we want our students to feel how incredible it is to give back. Once again, this year, some […]

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Aloha, from Hawaii!

Today the Girl Scout Troop from St. Dominic School  sponsored a Hawaiian Carnival for all our students.  This is the second time this troop has been here (see our previous post “Girls Scouts Come to Harbor”) and we were all looking forward to what activities they would have for us this time.  With the help of our […]

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Mad Scientist Puts on a Show

Today the students were lucky enough to have a “Mad Scientist” come to Harbor to teach them about science in a fun way.  Mad Scientist Mark taught them about electricity, how slime is made and all about dry ice.  Students volunteered in some experiments and were shocked by the impressive results. Thank you to Mrs. […]

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Grounds for Sculpture

Over the past few weeks our art teacher, Mrs. MaryJo Mongaliri, has been taking all the classes to the “Grounds for Sculpture” in Hamilton Twp., NJ.  The “Grounds for Structure” is a 42″ acre sculpture park and museum and the perfect backdrop for an end of the year art trip. Each class had a chance […]

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MATER DEI FUN DAY 2017

For the past few years, Harbor School has been invited to Mater Dei for a fun day every spring.  The students at Mater Dei prepare a whole day filled with fun activities for our students.  Included this year were cotton candy and snow cone machines, arts and crafts tables, tattoos and face painting, a DJ […]

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Special Olympics Bocce Ball

This past Saturday, Harbor School’s Bocce Ball teams competed at the New Jersey Special Olympics.  While the weather was a bit chilly, our athletes were red hot!  They took home a gold, 3 silvers and a bronze. Brittney & Andrew: Gold Emily & Nicky: Silver Sam & Andrew: Silver Xaiver & Tyler: Silver Zach & […]

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AT&T Craft Show

For the past 3 years our High School students have attended a Craft Show at the AT&T Corporation in Middletown, NJ, to sell our merchandise.  Some of our high school classes  have been making crafts such as hand/body scrubs, candles, gourmet dog biscuits and seed bombs for the garden. We also have two businesses here at […]

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Girl Scouts Come to Harbor!

Today the St. Dominic Girl Scouts came to Harbor School to spend some time with Mrs. Jecas’ class.  All of the activities center on the theme “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” (a Harbor School favorite book!).   The girls read the story to the students (complete with props!).  Each student had a chance to put a […]

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