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.
NEW BRUNSWICK – P.M. Forni, professor, author and noted advocate of civil behavior as an essential component of society, will be featured at two public events to inaugurate Project Civility, a two-year, campuswide initiative being launched this month at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.
RAHWAY — On the evening of Wednesday, Sept. 14, members of the Rahway High School Marching Band held a fundraiser at Wendy’s on St. Georges Avenue in Avenel.