Why would an early forerunner of the legendary rock band KISS have played a ninth-grade dance at McManus Junior High School in 1971? Because one of the band members was also the instrumental music teacher at the school.
Mark Mannuzza, second from right, was recognized by the Board of Education for his outstanding volunteer work, particularly in helping the family of ailing School No. 8 first-grader Isabel Dominguez.
Jaclyn Beviano, who will be a senior at Linden High School in the fall, won a bronze medal in the Eastern Region Championship roller skating competition on June 26 in Delanco, N.J.
A year-end luncheon celebrated the difference that Instructional Leadership Teams — small groups of teacher-leaders — are making at all the schools throughout the district.
Linden High School celebrated its Class of 2018 on Friday, June 22, with its 108th Commencement Ceremony at Tiger Stadium at Cooper Field. The keynote speaker was New Jersey Commissioner of Education Lamont Repollet.