Schools

Recording Musical History

EDISON — Lower School students (Pre-Kindergarten to fifth grade) at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison demonstrated their musical and vocal talent on the evening of May 6 during their annual Spring Concert, entitled “Heal the World.”

Art On Display

EDISON — The Visual, Performing and Media Arts Department at Middlesex County College is holding its annual exhibition of student work through May 28 in the Studio Theatre on the Edison campus.

South Plainfield Sisters Earn Highest Award At Orators Competition

EDISON – Second grader Ariya Blow and her sister, Anjali, a third grader, received the highest award granted, “The Award of Excellence,” after competing in the New Jersey Orators, Inc. public speaking competition on Saturday, May 1.

Sweet Science

RAHWAY — Rahway Middle School students in Colleen Tombs’ science classes used paper chromatography to analyze and identify the candy coating on M&Ms and Skittles. To begin, students studied chromatography or the separation of components in a mixture. Using water-soluble markers, the eighth graders separated the components that make up a marker.

Plainfield Student Wins Service Award

EDISON — The Middlesex County Guidance Council granted its Caring Award to Charles Pivnichny of Plainfield, a senior at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison, during its 23rd Annual Recognition Program on the evening of April 29 at Middlesex County College.

Hatching Chicks In Rahway

RAHWAY—Becky the farmer came to Roosevelt School in Rahway to deliver eggs to all kindergarten class. The farmer introduced a hen and rooster to the class and explained the process of using an incubator to hatch the eggs.