ELIZABETH — Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth held its annual “Sports Awards Night” on May 13 at the all-female Catholic college prep high school. Players from the school’s sports teams were recognized for their many talents and contributions during this past academic year.
CLARK – Fifth grade students at F.K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark took part in an interactive project about the history of the U.S. Presidents.
LINDEN — Local high school football players will focus on character development and specific skill training when the National Football League’s High School Player Development (HSPD) program comes to town for a week, from Monday, June 7, to Friday, June 11, starting at 4:30 and ending 6:30 p.m. each day.
Krishna Kashiwala of JFK Memorial High School (Iselin) was presented a 2010 Caring Award by the Middlesex County Guidance Council.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Emmanuel Amanfor, a resident of Elizabeth, was among over 950 students from Providence College who received undergraduate degrees during the college’s 92nd Commencement Exercises held on Sunday, May 16. Amanfor received a Bachelor of Arts degree in biology.
KEENE, N.H. — Keene State College has announced the names of 744 students who were candidates for graduation this month with associate’s, bachelor’s, or master’s degrees.
Victoria Gaydos of Bishop Ahr High School (Edison) was presented a 2010 Caring Award by the Middlesex County Guidance Council.
RAHWAY — On the evening of April 28, Rahway High School’s Blue Tri Club sponsored its annual benefit, the King of Hearts, in order to raise funds for the Olympic Day for Special Needs Children, an event held annually in Rahway during the month of May.
RAHWAY — In April, several students from Rahway High School attended male empowerment training at a workshop held by Empwer Today’s Youth LLC.
RAHWAY — Students at Franklin School in Rahway recently held their spring dance recital. Under the direction of Valerie Blanchard, first through fifth grade students performed an array of Disney theme songs.