On December 7, 2017, Senator Dick Durbin of Illinois, read the story of Palisades Park High School Alumni '16 Kyungmin Cho on the Senate floor. He highlighted the story of Mr. Cho to bring attention to the Dream Act. Click the link for the story.
Attached below is also a link to a letter from Superintendent Dr. Cirillo regarding this story. Please take a moment to read.
The Palisades Park Public School District has been ranked in the Top 100 public school districts in New Jersey by Niche.com for 2017.
Niche.com rankings are based on analysis of key statistics that include state test scores, college readiness, graduation rates, SAT/ACT scores, teacher quality, pubilc ratings and many more. The site also assigns grades for diversity, health and safety, administration and activities and clubs.
Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Cirillo, acknowledges the staff, students and community in continually raising the level our school system.
Click below to see a more detailed letter by Dr. Cirillo.
The Palisades Park Jr./Sr High School has climbed dramatically on the New Jersey Monthly Magazine’s List of New Jersey Top High Schools. The Palisades Park Jr./Sr High School moved-up an impressive 118 spots from being listed as # 246 in 2014 to # 128 in 2016.
Superintendent, Dr. Joseph Cirillo, congratulates the entire staff and students of the Palisades Park School District for what he calls an amazing accomplishment. “Moving up over 100 places in the ranking, in such a short period, demonstrates that we are making significant gains in preparing our future graduates for college and careers for tomorrow. Dr. Cirillo adds, “I am extremely proud of this momentous improvement and know we will soar even higher in the near future!”
Read more by clicking the link the below to read the entire press release.