Workshop: Hidden in Plain Sight - Current Drug Trends

Monday, April 24, 2023
Ellen McDermott Grade 9 Center Auditorium

Doug Collier, M.A. DEA (Ret)
Monmouth University, Department of Criminal Justice - Professor

This interactive educational program will address the following:

  • Risk factors associated with early drug use

  • How common household items are used to mask drug detection and drug use

  • Early detection and understanding evidence-based prevention strategies for the community



Workshop: College Planning

Wednesday, March 22, 2023
Ellen McDermott Grade 9 Center Auditorium

This workshop aims to navigate families through the college admissions process. We will discuss how your child can plan for the application process in regard to academic preparation, extracurricular activities and standardized testing.  We will review what factors to consider when building your child’s college list.

Laura Laubach is in her sixteenth year as a school counselor at Old Bridge High School.  The last six years she has worked with our students in the top 10% of their grade level.  She has her College Counseling certification from UCLA.

Workshop: OBHS Early College Program (ECP) Parent and Student Presentation

Tuesday, February 14, 2023
Via Zoom

Presentation will provide a brief overview of the early college program and dual enrollment courses offered to OBHS students.

Zoom presentation by Dr. James Tuohy, Assistant Superintendent of Educational Programs.

college workshop

Workshop: Internet Safety

Monday, February 13, 2023
Ellen McDermott Grade 9 Center Auditorium

Parents and guardians are invited to join us on Monday, February 13 for an opportunity to learn about the dangers of social media and how our children can protect themselves online.

This presentation will focus on online privacy, inappropriate posts, cyberbullying, sexting, sextortion, online sexual solicitation and technology tools for parents.

Presented by Detective Kate Feehan, who serves as a Detective in the New Jersey State Police’s Internet Crimes Against Children Unit (ICACU) as well as a member of the National Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Program (ICAC). Detective Feehan is responsible for investigating crimes that deal with the exploitation of children on the internet.

Internet safety flyer

internet safety flyer

internet safety flyer

Workshop: Raising Resilient Children - What to do When Things Go Wrong

with Coordinator of the Middlesex County Traumatic Loss Coalition: George Scott

December 8, 2022