When Gwendolyn Long was a student at Soehl Middle School in the mid-1980s, she never imagined that one day she would be principal. But that’s exactly where she sits today, and it seems to be a perfect fit for her.
School No. 1 Principal Dona Preston is retiring after 33 years in Linden Public Schools, leaving behind a legacy of love for her neediest students and leadership for the many teachers who have served with and learned from her.
Students in Michael D’Amato’s social studies classes at Soehl Middle School learned about lighting, background, angle, and other elements of photography as they took part in a five-week photo contest through May and June.
Linden Public Schools is partnering with St. Georges Family Pharmacy to offer free COVID-19 vaccines to students 12 and older every Wednesday, 3-7 p.m., at the Linden High School Academy.
Isabella Scocozza is leaving as principal of Soehl Middle School to fill the district’s new position of director of grants, seeking to provide necessary resources and funding to support all of our schools and students.