Kenilworth district announces new assistant principals for its two schools

Kenilworth district announces new assistant principals for its two schools

KENILWORTH, NJ — School’s out, but two new assistant principals are in at Kenilworth Public Schools. Veteran Kenilworth child psychologist Carol Carrara has been hired for the position at Harding Elementary School. Madelyn Witchel, the new assistant principal at David Brearley Middle–High School, is a newcomer to the district who most recently worked as a […]

Love is kind in any language at Kenilworth Public Library

Love is kind in any language at Kenilworth Public Library

KENILWORTH, NJ — Bilingual Story Time was recently presented at the Kenilworth Public Library. Children’s author Laura Sassi read her book, ‘Love Is Kind.’ Parent volunteer Fiorella Suarez read along with the Spanish edition of the story. At the conclusion of the event, children received a bilingual activity related to this story to take home. […]

Louis DeMondo Civic Association awards scholarships to David Brearley seniors

Louis DeMondo Civic Association awards scholarships to David Brearley seniors

KENILWORTH, NJ — The Louis DeMondo Civic Association, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the well-being of children and senior citizens, and to special needs services within the borough of Kenilworth, awarded two scholarships. The Louis DeMondo Civic Association Scholarship was awarded to two David Brearley high school seniors who have demonstrated an interest in […]

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, […]