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Roxbury Robotics Team Cleans Up of Righter Road

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Roxbury Robotics Team Cleans Up of Righter Road

Roxbury Roxbotix Team Cleans up Righter Road   

ROXBURY, NJ (October 26, 2018) – Members of the Roxbury High School Roxbotix Robotics Team participated in the Roxbury Adopt-A-Road program as part of the NJ Clean Communities initiative. This high school team spent time this week cleaning up Righter Road in Succasunna. The team does this twice a year and receives small mini-grants to help fund their program. 

The Clean Communities program is a comprehensive litter abatement program serving New Jersey residents and visitors. The basic mission is to reduce litter in public places, promote the volunteer cleanup of public lands and to sustain a reduction in litter through education.  

Roxbury Clean Communities has a simple and fun way to be a part of the community. Individuals, school groups, churches, and businesses donate time to continue to keep Roxbury beautiful.  

For more information regarding Roxbury Clean Communities, please visit http://www.roxburynj.us/539/Clean-Communities

Thanks Roxbury Roxbotix for working hard to keep Roxbury clean! 

As global citizens, Roxbury Schools prides itself on the good work Roxbury students do every day to give back to the community including keeping Roxbury clean and healthy. This work has been a focus for the district for the past three years as part of the Sustainable Jersey for Schools certification. All seven of Roxbury Schools earned Bronze certification as of August 2018. Sustainable schools provides a healthy environment, conserve resources and continually improve the well-being of the community. Sustainable Jersey for Schools is a certification program for public schools in New Jersey. It was launched by Sustainable Jersey, a nonprofit organization that provides tools, training, and financial incentives to support and reward municipalities and schools as they pursue sustainability programs. 

PHOTO ATTACHED (courtesy of Roxbury High School)

  • Roxbury Roxbotix Team Cleans up Righter Road (L to R): Ammar Alam (Gr 11), Matthew Malsbury (Gr 11), Colin Andrews (Gr 11), Anastasis Marasco (Gr 11), Rowan Luppnow (Gr 11), Kyle Finnan (Gr 10), Dustin La (Gr 11), John Pergolizzi (Gr 11), Bevan Luppnow (Gr 10), Derik Woudenberg (Gr 10), Jordan Migneault (Gr 10), Michael Camacho (Gr 10), Jason Lew (Gr 10), Devin Weng (Gr 9), Christopher Libby (Gr 11), and Angelo Tumminello (Gr 12) 

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For more information, contact: Roxbury Community School/Community Relations Coordinator Ann Rhodes at arhodes@roxbury.org or 973-584-7699. 

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Roxbury Public Schools is a K-12 school district preparing the children of today for tomorrow. As a dynamic and thriving district, in partnership with a supportive and collaborative community, Roxbury Public Schools inspires and empowers all learners to flourish as ethical and global citizens in the 21st century. The district serves students throughout Roxbury Township, New Jersey, including the areas of Landing, Kenvil, Succasunna, Ledgewood, Mount Arlington, Port Morris, Flanders, and Wharton. Connect with us online at www.roxbury.org or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/RoxburyPublicSchools.