CLARK — The Saint John the Apostle School Choir, under the direction of Tom Pedas, went to an adjudication at the Music in the Parks Festival, May 14, and received a Superior Rating for the second year in a row.
CLARK — The seventh and eighth grade music classes from Saint John the Apostle School in Clark recently presented “A Charlie Brown Musical.”
EDISON — The Varsity Cheerleading Team at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison held a car wash on Saturday, May 22, during which they raised approximately $700 for cheerleading camp during the summer.
John Wieczorek of St. Joseph’s High School (Metuchen) was presented a 2010 Caring Award by the Middlesex County Guidance Council.
RAHWAY — On Friday, May 21, Rahway Middle School’s instrumental music program presented its annual spring concert. The program, consisting of over 200 students, is under the direction of Meg Spatz and Amara VanWyk.
RAHWAY – Each year, the safety patrols at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway are rewarded with a trip and a pizza lunch. On May 25, this year’s patrols skated the day away at United Skates in Woodbridge and then returned to school and enjoyed some delicious pizza and soda.
LINDEN — China has become increasingly important in the global economy. To take advantage of this huge economic shift and the opportunities that they present, educators at Castle Learning Center in Linden suggest learning Chinese.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Wednesday that police have been setting up sobriety checkpoints as part of an annual program to ensure the safety of high school students during their prom and graduation ceremonies.
ELIZABETH–On Wednesday, June 2, Elizabeth Public Schools will hold its third annual Healthy Leap Into Summer health expo. The event will be held at the Dunn Sports Center on Pearl Street.
CRANFORD – At the Joint Meeting of Union County College’s Board of Trustees and Board of Governors, held on Tuesday, May 25, it was announced that Union County College (UCC) and Amateur Astronomers Inc. (AAI) have come to an agreement upon the usage of the William Sperry Observatory on the College’s Cranford campus.