• Mr. John J. Niesz, Superintendent of Schools; and Joseph T. Broderick, Board of Education President; are pleased to announce the honorees for the Fourth Annual Field of Heroes Program sponsored by the Bayonne Board of Education: 

    Theodore "Ted" Garelick (US Army); 
    *Jon Christopher Jacobson (US Army); 
    Barry David Jones (US Army); and
    *Cornelius Caroll, Jr. (US Navy).
     
    *posthumously
     
    The event will take place on Monday, November 11, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the Alexander X. O'Connor Auditorium at Bayonne High School.  The keynote speaker will be Major Bryan Jones, United States Army (101st Airborne Division, Ft. Campbell, KY).
     
    Bayonne High School will adorn the lawn on Avenue A with 1000 American Flags for the Month of November.  Flags can be purchased for $5.00 (flyer attached) in honor of a veteran. All donations will go to support the Joyce-Herbert VFW museum.
     
    Mr. John J. Niesz, Superintendent of School stated, "I am honored to take part in this event and am deeply proud of our staff and students for demonstrating such reverence and respect for our veterans."
     
    The event is open to the public.