Schools

Grover Cleveland School Encourages Family Fitness

RAHWAY—On April 14, Grover Cleveland School held the first annual Family Fitness Night. With a grant from Activate Rahway, along with assistance from the Rahway YMCA, Rutgers Family & Community Health Sciences, Robert Wood Johnson Hospital, and the Grover Cleveland staff, parents and students participated in an evening of physical activity and nutritional information.

An Earth Day Lesson

RAHWAY—Students in Kathy Harris’ Pre K class at Franklin School in Rahway learned about polluted water by observing how quickly a bowl of clean water can be affected by items such as juice containers, plastic, and food items.

Let’s Make Music

RAHWAY—Students at Franklin School in Rahway were recently visited by students from Rahway Middle School. The middle school students demonstrated various instruments that students could sign up for starting in the fourth grade.

Give Me a Beat!

RAHWAY—The second grade students in Alicia Scipioni’s class at Franklin School in Rahway recently made their very own musical instrumentals after reading the story, “Max Found Two Sticks.”

Recycled Invertebrates

EDISON – To enhance their unite about animals and to reinforce the Lower School’s theme this year of “Golden Ways to Go Green,” fourth graders in Ellen Colandrea’s class at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison crated invertebrates using recycled materials like empty food containers, Styrofoam balls, pipe cleaners, etc.