EDISON — On the evening of May 13, the Edison Rotary Club held its 15th Annual Senior of the Year Scholarship Dinner at The Pines Manor in Edison. During the festivities, Ayna Agarwal of Colonia, a senior at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, was named the organization’s Senior of the Year.
RAHWAY — In order to promote awareness of environmental problems around the globe, eighth graders at Rahway Middle School created environmental issues wikispaces.
RAHWAY — The first graders at Roosevelt School in Rahway participated in a Math-a-thon and raised $1,003 for the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life.
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.