RAHWAY — As Benjamin Franklin once said, “Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” Students at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway took his advice, embarking on a writing journey that began on the National Day on Writing in October.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Springfield College has named Courtney Maulen of Clark to the dean’s list for academic excellence for the fall 2010 term. Maulen is a fourth-year student whose major field of study is rehabilitation and disability studies.
TRENTON – The Assembly Appropriations Committee recently released legislation that would offer incentives for families to save for college.
ELIZABETH – Elizabeth Public Schools’ highest achieving eleventh and twelfth graders were rewarded with vouchers for two tickets to a New Jersey Devils’ home game.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. — Jenifer Llontop, a senior from Elizabeth majoring in accounting at Bryant University was named to the fall semester Dean’s List.
CLARK — Mrs. Peitz, a first grade teacher at Valley Road School in Clark, with the aid of Krista Kukan, co-chairwoman of the PTA-sponsored Reading Committee, held the school’s annual “Storytime” recently.
EDISON – Julia Linger, an eighth grader at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison and a Cranford resident, was recently named to the Central Jersey Music Educators Association (CJMEA) Intermediate Region II Chorus for the second consecutive year.
RAHWAY — Deborah Prakapas’s fifth grade class at Roosevelt School in Rahway recently created book jackets for favorite books which they shared with their classmates.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Rahway resident Michael De Angelis and Clark residents Timothy Nugent, Cristina Bonner and Jessica Colucci were recently awarded the 2010 Navin Bros. Food Service Scholarship at Union Catholic High School in Scotch Plains.
RAHWAY — Mr. Ericksen’s 7th grade geography class at Rahway Middle School recently finished their “USA Road Trip” project. Students were assigned a state and researched different locations to visit.