RAHWAY — Kimberly Twerdak, a fifth grade student at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway, was recently elected to be Principal for the Day for the month of December.
ELIZABETH— Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth has recognized four young women for their academic and all-around achievements.
CLARK — Fifth grade students at St. John the Apostle School in Clark participated in The Pajama Program. This program collects and distributes to people in need.
TRENTON– Today, Gov. Chris Christie announced the selection of Christopher Cerf as his nominee for New Jersey Education Commissioner.
LINDEN — Santa’s working elves were sent on a special assignment to visit Linden Public Schools. Linden Public Schools is a popular stop for the elves to visit because of the good boys and girls, but this year they were very well behaved and displayed good character.
RAHWAY — Franklin Elementary School in Rahway recently held their annual Winter Concert. Performances included the Franklin School Band, Franklin School Strings Orchestra, Select Chorus, a piano solo by Dominick DePaz as well as a musical play titled, “A Rainbow Christmas” performed by the second grade.
LINDEN — The Linden School No. 9 PTA held its fifth annual Barnes and Noble Read-A- Long. This one of the many initiatives of the PTA to promote reading and made it fun for the children to read in a different environment.
MILLBURN – What better way is there for New Jersey teens to shout down drugs than by using one of the most effective entertainment mediums?
CARTERET — Mayor Dan Reiman is appealing to the Middlesex County Executive Superintendent of schools to block a recently renegotiated contract extension and salary increase for the Carteret School Superintendent.
CLARK — The Arthur L. Johnson 2010 Central Jersey Group II Sectional State Championship Girls Soccer Team was honored at the Board of Education Meeting on Dec. 14.