METUCHEN — Students at Campbell Elementary School in Metuchen participated in the International Walk to School Day, held on Wednesday, Oct. 9. While 233 students registered to participate in the event, an overwhelming number of students arrived to school with their parents, pets, and siblings via foot, bike, and skates.
METUCHEN — On Wednesday night, Oct. 23, under the guidance of their adviser Kerry Blaze, the Metuchen High School chapter of the National Honor Society welcomed 79 new members. Mr Peragallo opened the program and focused on service as he read a list of impressive accomplishments of this year’s inductees.
METUCHEN — Students at Campbell Elementary School in Metuchen are observing “School Violence Awareness Week” this week (Oct. 21 – 25.) Throughout the week, students are participating in age appropriate lessons focused on this year’s theme, “It’s Cool To Be Kind.”
EDISON — Naomi Valcourt of South Plainfield, Cody Cardillo of Metuchen and their second grade classmates from The Wardlaw-Hartridge School visited the Junior Kindergarten students to share tips about how to avoid germs from spreading.
METUCHEN — Eighth grade students at Edgar Middle School participated in hands-on interactive learning activities on the Rutgers Science Explorer Bus on Oct. 8, 9, and 10. The program, Matter Matters focused on solids, liquids, and gases as well as parts of an atom.
METUCHEN — Bishop Paul G. Bootkoski will serve as principal celebrant of the Diocese of Metuchen’s 12th annual Blue Mass to be held at the Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi, Metuchen, on Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 10:30 a.m. All are welcome.
METUCHEN — On Tuesday, Oct. 8, the Metuchen Board of Education honored Metuchen High School students who earned scores of 800 on SAT II and scores of 5 on the AP exams administered in the spring of 2013.