Schools

Battle Of The Books

RAHWAY—On Wednesday, April 28, Roosevelt Elementary School in Rahway hosted the GT District Battle of the Books. Third and fourth grade gifted and talented students form the four elementary schools competed.

Playground Astronomy

RAHWAY—Third grade students at Franklin School in Rahway are in the process of studying all about the solar system. Students learned interesting facts the planets, the sun and even observed the moon.

Students Show Off Their Green Thumbs

ELIZABETH—They were all thumbs – green thumbs that is at Elizabeth Public Schools’ Ronald Reagan Academy School No. 30. On Earth Day, Luann Breese’s fourth and fifth grade classes headed to the school garden to plant peas, broccoli, marigolds and so much more.

Young Authors Get Published

LINDEN—Students in Suzanne Bramante’s first grade class at School No.8 worked on a How-To-Do writing unit. Reading Coach Linda Castaldo worked with Bramante and her class by reading How-to-Do Books of many different authors.

Rainforest Art

EDISON—Students enrolled in the Full-Day Kindergarten at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison, pose in the front of a mural they created depicting the four layers of the Rainforest (The Forest Floor), The Understory), The Canopy) and The Emergent Layer).

Benedictine Academy Third Quarter Honor Roll

[ribbon] ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy, an all-female Catholic college prep high school in Elizabeth, has released its third quarter honor roll. Thirty-five exemplary students at the academy were named based on outstanding academic performance.