The Achieve Foundation raises funds to promote exemplary public education for all students and educators in the School District of South Orange & Maplewood (NJ).

We strengthen our public schools and our community by:

  • Supporting educational excellence and innovation.
  • Fostering equal educational opportunities for all children.
  • Advancing best teaching practices.
  • Encouraging parent and community participation in our schools.
  • Improving facilities to further school pride.
  • Recent Posts

    • Newstead 5K Race – Sept. 19

      Welcome D & I fitness, Presenting Sponsor of the 13th annual Newstead 5K and Fun Run! Start training, for this rite of the new school year and sign up to be a sponsor now!


    • Concert for Music Education

      Thank you to Charlie Pollock and friends and Vanessa Pollock’s Keller Williams team for putting on a splendid community event on June 19. One concert-goer, who thought he might be too tired to go after work said, “I would’ve been mad if I’d missed that concert!” Proceeds will go to Achieve’s Pollock Music Initiative.


    • Educators Receive Grants

      Achieve awarded Administrator Grants to Assistant Principals, Charles Ezell of CHS and Kevin Mason of Tuscan School. The Riecke Teaching Fellowship for summer professional development went to James Cotter (CHS),  Lynn McGlotten and Liz Harris (SOMS) and Bebe Greenberg and  Donna Grohman (Clinton). Congratulations to all!


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