TRENTON – The bipartisan “Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights” is headed to Gov. Chris Christie’s desk. It was approved in the Assembly by a vote of 72-1-5, while the state Senate passed it with a 30-0 vote.
TRENTON – The state Assembly is scheduled to vote on the bi-partisan “Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act” in a session scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. today. It will be streamed live at http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/media/live_audio.asp.
EDISON – Rhona Eserner, Upper School Head at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison, announced the names of students placed on the Honor Roll and Honor Roll with Distinction for the first quarter of the 2010-2011 academic year.
CLARK – Students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School enjoyed the PTA sponsored pumpkin and mum sale last month. Pictured are second graders from Ellen Tamburino’s class.
KENILWORTH — St. Theresa Grammar School in Kenilworth and the student council is having their annual food drive. Students from pre-kindergarten to eighth grade are bringing in assigned items for the church food pantry from canned goods to stuffing.
EDISON — Third and fourth graders in Kathy Merklinger and Ellen Colandrea’s classes at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison collected $355 for UNICEF on Halloween.
CLARK – Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School fifth graders participated in the Union County Anti-Drug poster contest as part of their Red Ribbon week activities last month.
RAHWAY — Students in Mrs. Johnson’s fifth grade class at Roosevelt School in Rahway are observing the layers of the earth. Pictured are Isabel Elliott and Samantha Nievas. The earth layer cake was made by Miss Scotti.
EDISON — Students from the Model United Nations Club at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison attended the 19th Annual Rutgers Model United Nations Conference in downtown New Brunswick from Nov. 11 to 14 with Allyson Schieve, Model United Nations Advisor and Director of the Writing Center.
SCOTCH PLAINS — December will be a big month for The Academy for Performing Arts which is housed on the Union County Vocational Technical High School Campus. “Romeo and Juliet” will be arriving Dec. 2 and running through Dec. 4 in the Black Box Theatre.