Jets star Muhammad Wilkerson will have his number retired at Tiger Stadium at Cooper Field this season. Wilkerson was a exceptional athlete for Linden High School, graduating in 2007, before moving on to a standout professional career. (Photo by CBSSports.com)
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.