SOUTH BRUNSWICK — Hindus have applauded the South Brunswick School District for declaring Diwali as a school holiday, calling it “a step in the right direction”.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) last week released guidance recommending that schools take steps to reduce potential exposures to PCBs from older fluorescent lighting fixtures.
EDISON — Middlesex County College will offer Instant Decision Day on Thursday, Jan. 6 at 6 p.m. The event will be held in the College Center on the Edison campus.
NEWARK — On Sunday, Jan. 16, the PTSA and Newark Public Schools will open the doors of Science Park High School in tribute to the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
CLARK– Second grade students in Jennifer Lewis’s class at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School have an old fashioned pen and paper relationship with Gail Lombardi’s second grade students at Valley Road Elementary School in Clark.
CLARK – The students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark recently enjoyed a day with the National Circus Project. The students participated in various circus-themed activities throughout the day. The hands-on workshops were a fun mix of physical education and cultural arts programs.
CLARK – In the spirit of the holidays, second grade students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark donated their class gift money to 16-year old Clark resident, Eryka Underwood, who was severely burned in an accident on Nov. 2, 2010.
RAHWAY — On Monday, Dec. 13, Rutgers Men’s Basketball Coach Mike Rice, along with some of his coaches and players, visited Rahway Middle School.
CRANFORD – On Dec. 6, Union County College hired David G. Brown, II to serve as the Project Manager of its new Green Workforce Service Program which is a part of the college’s Industry-Business Institute.
STATE — A law enacted in January 2010 gives the education commissioner the authority to change the date of the Annual School Election if it falls on a religious holiday.