Thomas Jefferson Arts Academy students Haley Correia and Juan Garcia were bestowed an Honorable Mention recognition for their work as playwrights in The Theater Project’s 15th Annual Young Playwrights Competition.
J. Christian Bollwage Finance Academy hosted the portrait unveiling ceremony for City of Elizabeth Mayor J. Christian Bollwage on June 15.
Approximately 2,000 students from throughout Elizabeth Public Schools attended morning and afternoon Law Enforcement Against Drugs (L.E.A.D.) Class of 2018 graduation ceremonies at the Thomas G. Dunn Sports Center. Among the speakers at the graduation ceremonies were L.E.A.D. officers Richard Hurler, Jennifer Perez, and Ina Silva of the Elizabeth Police Department; Elizabeth Board of Education President Maria Carvalho and Board member Stanley Neron; and Elizabeth Public Schools Superintendent Olga Hugelmeyer.
On June 8, Elizabeth Public Schools held its eleventh annual Healthy Leap into Summer health expo in collaboration with organizers Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce President, James R. Coyle and Trinitas Regional Medical Center Chief Clinical Officer and Vice President of Clinical Operations and Physician Services, Nancy DiLiegro, PhD, FACHE. The health expo took place in the Dunn Sports Center at 151 Pearl Street, in Elizabeth.