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.
All the seniors in the Linden High School cosmetology class passed the state exam to get their licenses. From left are Shanya Becton, Brianna Pihulic, teacher Maria Fabre, Brianna Thomas, Ciera Feliciano and Ny’lah Dent.
As the Linden High School Class of 2018 graduates this month, 35 students will be leaving with a diploma that shows colleges and potential employers that they are proficient in two languages.
Linden High School senior Je T’aime Thompson has been named the winner of the Marc Wesley Hardy Human Rights Award, given annually to a young person who has been an outstanding advocate for human rights and the less fortunate.
Teachers at all of Linden’s elementary schools got a chance to see new classroom methods up close when a handful of their colleagues volunteered to create model lessons.