EDISON — Saheela Ibraheem of Piscataway, Peter Minnium of Scotch Plains, and Adina Pearlman of East Brunswick, seniors at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison, have been named Commended Students by The National Merit Scholarship Program.
CLARK – The Hehnly Elementary School Student Council hosted two after-school pretzel sales for the school’s students and parents. This was the first council-run fundraiser of the school year.
RAHWAY — At Rahway High School, Alexander Dabrowski qualified for the AP Scholar with Honor Award by earning an average score of at least 3.25 on all AP Exams taken, and scores of 3 or higher on four or more of these exams.
LINDEN — The SAT is one of the most important tests that high school students will take in their lifetime. It measures math, reading and writing skills that are needed for academic success in college.
RAHWAY — Roosevelt School in Rahway rewards students with the honor of Principal For a Day.
EDISON — On Oct. 5, Dr. Linda Tamm and Theresa Lyons, both of Somerset, the parents of Jamei Schenck, a kindergartener, and Destiny Ingram, a third-grader, presented two sides of the classic tale “The Three Little Pigs” to the kindergarten class in celebration of the 20th Day of School.
DULLES, Va. – Scotch Plains resident and local student James Leitner has successfully completed the Freedom Alliance Military Leadership Academy. The Academy is a unique summer camp based on the curriculum of the U.S. Army.
EDISON — Students and future students who need enrollment services at Middlesex County College may take advantage of special hours on Saturday, Oct. 16. The offices will be open from 8:30 a.m. to noon.
NEW BRUNSWICK — Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Rutgers University Police Chief Rhonda Harris announced that an investigation into the invasion of privacy of an 18-year-old student is continuing, and will determine if there is probable cause to bring additional charges against two Rutgers students who have been named defendants in the case.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Frank R. Lautenberg and Robert Menendez announced the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) has awarded New Jersey more than $820,000 in federal funds to improve security in and around schools.