School No. 2 held its first “Walk and Talk With Dads” event to celebrate fathers’ roles in children’s lives. Over 300 dads played with their kids and had breakfast with them before an inspiring and emotional program just for dad.
Over the summer, several School 4 faculty and staff members came together to perform a makeover of the boys and girls bathrooms. All the walls and stalls were adorned in bright new colors and decals with words of affirmation and positivity.
Plainfield elementary school teachers came together with teachers from School 1 on Wednesday to learn techniques for using data from student testing to improve classroom instruction. Dariusz Kondratowicz, Linden’s supervisor of data and assessment, is shown leading a discussion.
Jessica Rengifo and Jimmie Jones were chosen as Soehl Middle School’s first two “Upstanders of the Week” as part of an anti-bullying program run in conjunction with the New York Jets and STOMP Out Bullying. The students are pictured with
Linden High School custodian Jurah Peele, right, with social studies teacher Monica Goncalves, a finalist for 2017 New Jersey State Teacher of the Year. Peele won a full scholarship to the University of Phoenix after being nominated by Goncalves.