CLARK — Catholic Schools Week is an annual celebration of the contributions of the Catholic schools to the educational landscape in the United States. Saint Agnes School in Clark will begin its celebration on Saturday, Jan. 29 at the 5:30 p.m. Mass at Saint Agnes Church.
STATE — Results from the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) for New Jersey in science education indicate a 32-point achievement gap between low-income and wealthier grade four students and a 31 point achievement gap between low-income and wealthier eighth grade students.
ALBANY, N.Y. — Ruth Saint Louis, a resident of Rahway, has earned an Associate in Science in Nursing from Excelsior College.
RAHWAY — Third grader Sabreen El-Shaikh at Roosevelt School in Rahway recently became the Principal for the Day. Pictured above, El-Shaikh checks the Accelerated Reader Report.
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.