Indian Music Presentation at Eisenhower

Eisenhower Intermediate School in Bridgewater hosted the Taalim School of Indian Music on Friday, June 6, 2014.  Instructors Jin Won, Mike Lukshis, and Kaumil Shah came and played the tablas as well as taught our students Indian rhythms.  The students enjoyed participating in tapping the rhythms while saying the Indian syllables that accompany them.  There […]

Child’s Play Touring Theater Visits Van Holten

On June 4th, Child’s Play Touring Theatre visited Van Holten School. Based out of Chicago, Illinois, the traveling theatre company encourages young writers to compose stories or poems, which can be considered for performances for live audiences. With each new year, a theme is suggested for the young authors to use within their stories. Funded […]

First Grade Poetry Presentation at Bradley Gardens

On Friday, June 6th, the first grade students in Mrs. Nardella, Mrs. Tiberio, and Miss Whalen’s classes held a poetry performance for their fellow students and parents. The first graders at Bradley Gardens have been working on writing original poetry since April and have compiled all of their poems into individual anthologies. As a culminating […]

Operation Creation at Adamsville

On Friday, May 16th Adamsville Primary School hosted its second annual Operation Creation! It was a night for the families in the Adamsville community to come together and make music. Operation Creation was coordinated by one of the school’s talented music teachers, Ms. Kimberley Luyben, and her Music Committee; a group of dedicated Adamsville teachers. […]

Hillside School’s 14th Annual Forest Fest, June 7

On Saturday, June 7th, 2014, from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. we will celebrate Hillside Intermediate School’s Roots & Shoots program and the 19th anniversary of the backyard meadows & trails with our annual Forest Fest event.  It will be a day full of activities featuring animals, make-and-take booths, live entertainment, environmental information, and delicious […]

B-REA Honors Troops for Memorial Day

Bridgewater-Raritan Education Association Members honored Memorial Day and the men and women who have died defending our country by raising funds for military veterans and their families. On May 22nd, teachers took part in the 2014  “Jeans For Troops” fundraising drive benefiting the GI Go Fund, an nonprofit organization that helps veterans returning home find […]

Memorial Day Poem

Memorial Day A poem by Mary E. Psak, secretary at Bradley Gardens Primary School  Memorial Day is a time to recall our brave troops who gave their lives. That we owe our freedom and way of life to them comes as no surprise. How many families suffered the loss and had to bury a daughter […]

B-REA Pride Grant Helps Support Eagle Scout Project at Hamilton

Bridgewater, NJ – May 2014 – After a year of hard work and determination, Ryan Carter, a member of Bridgewater Boy Scout Troop 88, completed his Eagle Scout project on May 17, 2014. The scope of his project was to construct an outdoor learning center at Hamilton Elementary School in Bridgewater. The school staff had […]

Hamilton School First Grade Class Befriends Marine in Afghanistan

Students from Mrs. Roxbury’s first grade class at Hamilton School in Bridgewater, NJ wrote caring letters and drew amazing pictures to send to Major James Knipe of the United States Marine Corps stationed in Afghanistan.  Major Knipe is currently on his third tour in Afghanistan.  He is a close friend of Mr. and Mrs. Morano, […]

Special Olympics Track and Field Meet

Area students came together for the annual Special Olympics Track and Field meet at Bridgewater’s John Basilone Field. It was a beautiful day for athletes and spectators alike! Ten students from Eisenhower Intermediate School participated in the 50 meter dash and the softball throw. They also had an opportunity to play carnival games and win prizes […]