NEW BRUNSWICK – The theme is set for Rutgers Homecoming 2010 in New Brunswick: “Code Red” is the rallying call for the three-day celebration featuring a festival, an outdoor screening of Toy Story 3, a 5K charity race and other public events for the entire community, Friday through Sunday, Oct.1 to 3.
RAHWAY — On Friday, Sept. 17, Rahway High School held its first pep rally of the year. The event, organized by physical education teacher and cheerleading coach Maria Capriglione, generated school spirit in support of fall athletics and brought together students and athletes from across all grade levels.
TRENTON — With first day of school jitters behind them, parents and students must now lay the foundation for a successful school year. Children’s Futures, a Trenton-based nonprofit focused on achieving positive outcomes for children and their families, offers tips for parents and children to achieve school success throughout the year.
RAHWAY — Third grade students at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway enjoyed an informative visit from Police Officer Buckley and his canine partner.
RAHWAY — Fifth grade students in Deborah Prakapas’s class at Roosevelt School prepared careful technical designs of the vehicles they built while learning about motion and design in science.
RAHWAY–Students at Roosevelt School in Rahway are enjoying their weekly visits to the library. Students are learning about the library, finding great books to read, and using webtools for learning.
ELIZABETH — The Benedictine Academy Parents Association held a “Welcome Back Cookout” at the school in Elizabeth on Saturday, Sept. 18.
RAHWAY — Roosevelt School in Rahway participates in the Reading is Fundamental program.
RAHWAY — Students in Susan Bechelli’s fifth grade class at Grover Cleveland School in Rahway recently read a story about a young Native American who had trouble competing in a bow and arrow contest due to impaired vision.
TRENTON – The Assembly Education Committee on Thursday approved a bill that would require the design and construction of all new school facilities to incorporate the use of solar panels.