Raritan High School senior Leann Coppola is a student representative to the Board of Education. She gave this schools roundup report at Lillian Drive School on Monday, April 22. This was her last report before Bianca Lucarini takes the reigns.
Good evening everyone, to start off I would like to announce that this will be my last meeting as Student Representative. Though I am very sad that this amazing opportunity is coming to an end, I would like to thank the Board of Ed., all of the principals, teachers and staff in our district for their support over the past year. I am positive that the new student representative will do an incredible job though she does have big shoes to fill.
Now to report on our district:
Sycamore Drive Early Childhood Learning Center celebrated Mother Earth as they recognized Earth Day today. Sycamore Drive welcomed families to attend their Cheeburger Cheeburger Fundraiser Tuesday night! Also Tuesday night, The Child Assault Prevention Parent Program was held at 7pm. Sycamore's PTO will have a meeting on May 1st at 7pm.
Raritan Valley Elementary is asking that students and staff wear orange this Friday, April 26th, as a reminder that Raritan Valley cares about all animals. Raritan Valley is really looking forward to their spectacular Art Show on May 1st beginning at 6pm.
Middle Road's School Store will be open for students tomorrow. Middle Road 's 4th Grade is preparing for their Spring Concert which will be held at RHS on May 2nd. Middle Road would like to remind everyone that their Super Fan Fundraiser will end on May 3rd.
Lillian Drive's 4th Graders are excited to have gone on a Field Trip to build Long Houses at Huber Woods on Wednesday, April 24th. The Lillian Drive PTO would like to remind everyone of their Bertucci's Fundraiser on April 25th. On May 3rd, Lillian Drive's Student Store will be open.
Cove Road showcased their production of "Annie" on April 23rd. The Hero's and Cool Kids from RHS visited the 5th Graders at Cove Road on April 24th. The PTO for Cove Road is holding their Spring Car Wash Fundraiser this Saturday, April 27th.
Beers Street would like to report that their Art Show held on April 16th went extremely well as the students hard work was displayed for the public. The RHS Hero's and Cool Kids will also be visiting Beers Street Elementary School on April 24th. Also on April 24th, Beers Street will be recognizing Administrative Professional's Day.
The 8th grade at HMS would like to thank Raritan's Drama Department for their special viewing of "Annie Get Your Gun". The Hazlet Middle School 3rd marking period academic awards will be announced at this Friday's NJASK pep rally. All winners will receive certificates noting that they are the top student in their specific subjects. The Hazlet Middle School would like to remind students that NJASK Testing will take place from April 29th through May 2nd. Lastly, HMS would like to congratulate their OM team who came in first place in the STATE, and will be traveling to the World Championship!
Congratulations to all of Raritan's Students who were inducted into the National Honors Society on Wednesday, April 24th! This Friday Raritan's annual Coffee House will be held at 6pm. Lastly, the Juniors at Raritan should be reminded that College Planning night will be on April 30th.
In conclusion, NJ PASS Testing for all 2nd Graders was held on April 22 through 24th. Report Cards for the 3rd marking period were posted on Parent Portal April 24.
Thank you again everyone for this opportunity and best of luck to your new Student Representative.