RAHWAY — Franklin Elementary School in Rahway announced that September’s Patrol of The Month is Raul Torres. Torres is the flag safety patrol, responsible for hanging the flag each morning and taking it down in the afternoon.
MARTINSVILLE—Pingry students from the Classes of 2010, 2011, and 2012 have earned 177 AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP Exams in the spring of 2010.
EDISON — Edison Firefighter Dan Wood shows the children in the Middlesex County College Child Care Center the helmet and mask he uses when fighting fires.
TRENTON – A Senate committee released legislation that would provide residents who save for their children’s college education through a state-administered college savings plan with a state income tax deduction for their investments.
TRENTON – A bill intended to help provide school districts with a tool to maintain adequate staffing cleared the Assembly Education Committee Thursday.
ELIZABETH- Union County College will be hosting a Trinitas School of Nursing Open House for students who are interested in learning more about the LPN to RN and RN programs and who would like to begin taking classes at Union County College.
EDISON – The Wardlaw-Hartridge Parents’ Association will host its annual Fall Fair on Saturday, Oct. 16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event, which will be held at 1295 Inman Avenue in Edison, is free and open to the public.
EDISON — On Friday, October 8, students enrolled in the Creative Writing course at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison attended the 13th Biennial Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark.
RAHWAY — While reading “Yang the Third,” a story about a Chinese family struggling to adapt to American traditions, Ms. Bechelli’s class at Grover Cleveland School researched Chinese culture and history.
SCOTCH PLAINS – The principal, Sister Percylee Hart, RSM, of Union Catholic High School announced last week that seniors Brian Hartnett of Clark, and Sean Sarra of Linden were among four students to be named Commended Students in the 2011 National Merit Scholarship Program.