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To lessen the burden of Morristown High School alumni repaying college or trade school student loans, the Morris Educational Foundation opened online applications for the Myles Smiled on You Award. Now through Sunday, October 31, Morristown High School graduates from the class of 2009 or after can apply for the secondary education loan reduction award created in memory of 2013 MHS graduate, Myles Mislavsky.

Find out what is happening in "The District" in the 2020-2021 edition.

Learn more about the colleges, universities and other post-graduate plans for the class of 2021.

With such an usual school year faced with many challenges, the MEF remained steadfast in its mission and provided $341,266 in funding and in-kind donations for a variety of valuable academic, enrichment and wellness initiatives not covered by the school budget or tax dollars.

The MEF is proud to continue the tradition of Senior Signs for graduating seniors and 8th-graders and will gift all graduates with a sign at no cost to families. Honor your graduate with a lawn sign that celebrates this hard-earned and important milestone!

The MEF is currently accepting online applications for any of its 27 college scholarships through April 7. With a record number of diverse opportunities available, the scholarships total more than $370,000 funded by alumni, individuals and foundations.

The MEF Scholarship program has enthusiastic and expansive supporters, with eleven new scholarships offered this year. These awards honor those who have or wish to create a lasting legacy for the Morristown High School community, of which 80 percent honor Morristown High School graduates, were established by Morristown High School graduates or recognize former educators.

Presbyterian Church in Morristown Donates $70K to Morris Educational Foundation

Thanks to a generous donation of $70K from Presbyterian Church in Morristown and its congregants, qualified K-8 Morris School District students will have the opportunity to attend the Community Schools Summer Plus Program and Summer Music Academy. The MEF is incredibly grateful as this substantial funding is invaluable at a time when so many District students crave additional academic and extracurricular opportunities due to challenges set forth by the pandemic.

Six Chances to win including the Grand Prize of a 2021 Jeep Wrangler Sport 4x4 Presented by
Beyer Family Automotive Group!

Receive parenting guidance and support to help cope with stress and anxiety due to the pandemic from Dr. John Duffy, clinical psychologist, best-selling author, certified life coach and parenting and relationship expert. Register at bit.ly/mhsjohnduffy.

Join your fellow Colonials to reconnect and celebrate Mprristown High School while attempting to set a record for the Largest Virtual Reunion. Special guest and MHS ’86 alum, Andrew Reich, will also discuss how MHS shaped his experience as an Emmy award-winning writer/producer on the hit TV show "FRIENDS"!

Register and submit videos for the MEF's virtual talent show by January 8.

The MEF is proud to continue the Myles Smiled on You Award, a secondary education loan reduction fund in memory of 2013 MHS graduate, Myles Mislavsky. Morristown High School Alumni can apply now through October 31.

Learn more about the colleges, universities and other post-graduate plans for the class of 2020.

The MEF is proud to continue the tradition of Senior Signs for graduating seniors and 8th-graders and will gift all graduates with a sign at no cost to families. Honor your graduate with a lawn sign that celebrates this hard-earned and important milestone!

Strategies for promoting youth well-being featuring Dr. Denise Pope, Senior Lecturer at the Stanford University Graduate School of Education.

15 diverse scholarships available with opportunities for every student.

Find out what is happening in "The District" in the Fall 2019 edition.

Learn more about their colleges and careers.

Find out what's happening in "The District" in the Spring 2019 edition.

Find out what is happening in "The District" in the Fall 2018 edition.

MEF ranked #1 Educational Foundation in the Nation of same size foundations.

The New Jersey Education Foundation Partnership (NJEFP) is pleased to announce the Morris Educational Foundation as the recipient of the 2018 NJEFP Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Fundraising.

Find out what is happening in "The District" in the Spring 2018 edition.

Find out what is happening in "The District" in the Fall 2017 edition.

The Morris School District was created in 1971, after a state court decision led to the merger of two Northern New Jersey communities — the mostly white suburbs of Morris Township, and the racially mixed urban hub of Morristown — into one school district for the purpose of maintaining racial and economic balance.