Lenape Valley Regional High School identifies as its core mission the intellectual, social, and emotional development of all learners. We address this purpose through our commitments to:
the fostering of intellectual curiosity, confidence, and self-esteem of all students;
the provision of balanced curricular and co-curricular programs;
the reinforcement of personal effort and interpersonal respect;
the recruitment and retention of staff of the highest quality;
and the continuous improvement of this high school as an institution of learning.
We strive to develop graduates who are contributing members of society, individuals who are respectful of others, independent learners capable of acquiring information and making informed and responsible decisions.
Michael A. Rossi, Jr., Ph.D.
Dr. Michael A. Rossi, Jr., spent his entire professional career in education. He began as a teacher, coach, and advisor in Boston, after graduating from Moravian College in 1988. While living in Massachusetts, he earned a master's degree from Tufts University. He returned to his home state of New Jersey and spent several years teaching and serving as the head ladies' basketball coach at Randolph High School. After completing a second master's degree from Montclair University, Dr. Rossi accepted a full-time position as an Education Professor at Centenary University. In addition to teaching and supervising student teachers, he was the head men’s basketball coach at the college.
While working in higher education, he began pursuing a doctoral degree at Seton Hall University, which was completed in 2002. Dr. Rossi returned to public education as a curriculum supervisor, which led to becoming a principal. He has spent the last seventeen years as a New Jersey Public School Superintendent. Dr. Rossi is the author of numerous publications and throughout his career has presented all aspects of the teaching and learning process, as well as associated topics within education. He lives in Warren County, with his wife of twenty-eight years, Deb, and their three children, Kaitlyn [twenty-seven], Michael III [twenty-five], and Lily [twenty-one]. The family also has three dogs: Charlie, Dakota, and Jerry.
Dr. Rossi's Back to School Welcome Message
CHRIS HERREN INVITE
We will hold the lottery drawing for 2024-2025 on December 14th @ 8:00 AM in the Lenape Valley Regional High School main office, 28 Sparta Road. You do not need to be present for the drawing. Every entrant will receive a number in the order their name was drawn.
There are 16 available seats for the upcoming school year. They will be filled as follows:
1. 10 seats will be filled by Sibling &/or Sending District Preference
2. Tier 1 students will be selected by random draw to fill 6 seats. Students pulled after the first 6 seats are filled will be placed on the waitlist in the order in which they were drawn.
3. Tier 2 students will be selected after all Tier 1.
Results will be emailed the week of December 18th.
Please contact Mrs. Luanne Canfield, Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent, at (973) 266-5101 for any questions.