While students were enjoying a day off on Oct. 8, staff members at each school were engaged in professional development sessions to learn and refine new classroom strategies.
School No. 5 first-grade teacher Marissa Scorese was chosen by the Burlington department store in Linden to receive a $1,100 grant from the store’s Adopt a Classroom program.
The Linden High School girls volleyball team is hosting its annual Pink Out match on Oct. 24. The match raises awareness and funds to help battle breast cancer.
The 21st Century Community Learning Center at Soehl Middle School will partner with The Crayon Initiative to collect used and broken crayons that will be recycled and given to children’s hospitals.
Elementary school science teachers attended adult-learning workshops over 12 days in September and October to discuss implementing hands-on lessons to help improve science teaching and learning in our classrooms.