Giovanni Palmucci holds a few of his favorite drawings. The Linden second-grader will have his work on display at the Culture Crawl art, film and music festival in Rahway on Saturday. He will be the youngest artist on display.
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