Welcome to the Science Department

  • New Jersey Student Learning Assessment in Science:

    The NJ Dept of Education has just released practice assessment questions for the 2018 NEW JERSEY STUDENT LEARNING ASSESSMENT FOR SCIENCE (NJSLA-S)

    view practice questions

    Next Generation Science Standards Information for Parents 
    Parent Resource from the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
    About the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)
    Video Explaining the NGSS
    Comparing the New Vision of NGSS 
     Other Parent Resources from the NSTA
    Congratulations to the UMS Science Olympiad Team!  
    Second in the State of NJ!!! 
    Science Olympiad Logo  
    Here you will find information about our textbooks and activities. This site is a work in progress to better serve our community.
    We wish your child the very best success.
    Dr. Christopher Herte
    Mathematics/Science Supervisor 5-8
    Presidential Awardee in Mathematics & Science Teaching 2000