RAHWAY — In celebration of Black History Month, the students in Deborah Prakapas’s fifth grade class at Roosevelt School in Rahway studied the history of blues music and then wrote and performed their own original blues songs for their classmates.
RAHWAY — Students at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway, have been collecting spare change to support The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s “Pennies for Patients” program.
LINDEN – At Saints Mary and Elizabeth Academy in Linden, diversity is celebrated throughout the year. Last week, the celebrations kicked into high gear during Catholic Schools Week. The week’s festivities began with Heritage Day presentations.
IOWA CITY, IOWA—ACT, Inc., an educational leader in innovative solutions, has released a new application for iPhone® and iPod touch® users. The ACT College Search app is now available free on the App StoreSM.
RAHWAY – To wrap up their Motion and Design science unit, fifth grade students in Deborah Prakapas’s class at Roosevelt School in Rahway participated in a Lunch Box Derby.
MADISON– Students at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham, located in Madison have been named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2010 semester.
CLARK — There’s nothing better than a healthy smile and students at Valley Road School in Clark learned how to get one recently. Mrs. McLean, the school’s nurse, hosted an assembly for students in grades K-2, to teach them about proper dental hygiene.
RAHWAY — In honor of National Heart Day, faculty and staff at Franklin School in Rahway had their blood pressure taken by the school nurse.
EDISON — Workshops on applying for financial aid for college will be offered at Middlesex County College. The workshops, which are open to current Middlesex students and those who have applied, will be held on the college’s Edison campus and the New Brunswick Center.
NEW BRUNSWICK – UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and the Foundation of UMDNJ will host an inaugural Student Scholarship Gala, welcoming alumni and friends to celebrate and raise funds in support of medical education, on Saturday, April 2, at 7 pm, at The Heldrich in New Brunswick.