ELIZABETH – Students at Benedictine Academy recently took part in Poetry Jam 2010. took place in April at Benedictine Academy.
RAHWAY — Fourth graders at Madison Elementary School in Rahway observe the growth of hydroponic bush beans as part of the science unit “Structures of Life.” The students studied the properties of seeds and plants in the lesson.
CLARK—UNICO National District Ten recently honored all of their recipients of the Brian Piccolo Sports Award at a dinner held at Snuffy’s in Scotch Plains on April 30.
Jennifer O’Neill of Metuchen High School was presented a 2010 Caring Award by the Middlesex County Guidance Council.
PERTH AMBOY – An exhibition of student artwork is on display through June 19 at the Perth Amboy Gallery Center for the Arts, a non-profit art center.
EDISON — During the spring semester, students in the Middlesex County College Biology program conducted research in the labs of Rider University. The course, “Research in Biology” allows students to work with research scientists at other institutions on a project.
RAHWAY—First grade student Gabriela Smith from Jennifer Ward’s class at Franklin School in Rahway recently was given the honor of being Principal for the Day.
EDISON – Linda Kouril and Yolanda Reyes, Upper School Spanish teachers at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison, have announced that students in grades 7 through 12 have earned national recognition for excellent performance on the 2010 National Spanish Exam.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Angelica Clark of Rahway graduated from Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C., during the 138th Commencement Ceremony held on Sunday, May 2, in the Irwin Belk Complex on campus.
RAHWAY — On Thursday, April 29, over 80 students came together to support the wordsmiths of Rahway High School at the annual Poetry Slam. Over 40 students read from their works, including everything from traditional love poems to free style rap.