RAHWAY — As part of American Education Week, students in Laura Lopez’s class at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway were invited to school to take part in an “Are You Smarter Than a 3rd Grader” challenge.
EDISON — Middlesex County College will hold an information session for people interested in becoming teachers through the alternate route program. It is scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 9 at 6 p.m. in the College Center, Cafeteria C, on the Edison campus. Preregistration is requested; call 1-732-548-6000, ext. 3144 or e-mail email@example.com.
RAHWAY — As part of the second grade social studies curriculum, the students at Madison Elementary School in Rahway learned about community life.
RAHWAY – Madison Elementary School in Rahway marked Carl Sagan Day during American Education Week. Sagan grew up in Rahway, attended Rahway High School, went on to college and became a well-known astronomer, author, and lecturer.
CLARK – Aidan Edmondson, second grader in Mrs. Baker’s class at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary school, was recently chosen as the student of the week. Aidan picked a special person in his life to visit the class, his father, Dr. Scott Edmondson.
RAHWAY — Fifth grade students from Madison Elementary School in Rahway completed Native American projects as an extension of their Social Studies curriculum.
RAHWAY — Recently, Rahway High School teacher Maryjane Finne completed requirements for a Master of Arts in Educational Leadership from Thomas Edison State College and was initiated into Kappa Delta Pi, the International Honor Society in Education.
CLARK – Kindergartners at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark had their annual “Applefest” earlier this fall. They brought in homemade apple-themed items to swap with the rest of the school for non-perishable food items for donation to a local food bank.
RAHWAY — Students from Patricia Klein’s fourth grade class at Madison Elementary School in Rahway presented their rendition of the First Thanksgiving during American Education Week.
EDISON — Since the beginning of November, students from The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison have been collecting frozen turkeys, cranberry sauce, gravy, stuffing and other food items. The donations will be distributed by the Starfish Food Pantry, Inc. of Plainfield at Covenant United Methodist Church to those in need for Thanksgiving.