Kenilworth District sees opportunities for growth amid ‘learning loss’ concerns

Kenilworth District sees opportunities for growth amid ‘learning loss’ concerns

KENILWORTH, NJ — As the school year winds down, many districts are beginning to confront the realities of learning loss. Kenilworth School District isn’t one of them. That’s because the K-12 Union County district has been tackling the academic gaps related to COVID-19 since the start of the school year. Those supportive strategies continue, but […]

Brearley recognizes exceptional valedictorian and salutatorian for the Class of 2021

Brearley recognizes exceptional valedictorian and salutatorian for the Class of 2021

KENILWORTH, NJ — Kenilworth Public Schools has announced the valedictorian and salutatorian for David Brearley High School’s Class of 2021. The valedictorian is Isabella Uschak, and the salutatorian is Nicholas Borg. The two distinguished students will be among 109 students to graduate from Brearley on Wednesday, June 23. Uschak consistently made high honors, receiving several […]

Kenilworth schools refocus technology efforts to advance learning

Kenilworth schools refocus technology efforts to advance learning

KENILWORTH, NJ — The need for more school technology developed overnight. The opportunities to use it more strategically continue coming to Kenilworth Public Schools, including a new technology lab that will debut at the David Brearley Middle/High School in September. Of course, teachers have been at the forefront of adapting technology for instruction. In Kenilworth, […]

NJAW’s temporary scheduled treatment change to end in this area

UNION COUNTY, NJ — On April 19, New Jersey American Water will resume using chloramines in water treatment at its Raritan–Millstone and Canal Road water treatment plants. These plants serve NJAW customers in Essex, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Morris, Somerset and Union counties. In mid-January, as part of an annual routine maintenance program for its water […]

Kenilworth students collect cereal for St. Theresa Food Pantry

Kenilworth students collect cereal for St. Theresa Food Pantry

KENILWORTH, NJ — St. Theresa School in Kenilworth collected more than 100 boxes of cereal for almsgiving during the season of Lent. The boxes will be donated to St. Theresa Food Pantry, but not before Sister Rachel Lauritsen, Christian Lomuntad and Ezekiel Qersdyn created a huge domino train of cereal in the gym. Photos Courtesy […]

Union County Board of Commissioners awards 60 HEART grants

UNION COUNTY, NJ — The Union County Board of County Commissioners has announced that 60 artists, historians and local nonprofit organizations will receive funding through the 2021 Union County HEART — History, Education, Arts Reaching Thousands — grant program. The HEART grant program was created by the Board of Commissioners in 1998, in recognition of […]

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