Education

BRRSD Students Celebrate First Day of School in Style

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Jared Long (left) is ready for eighth grade at Bridgewater-Raritan Middle School, and Jakob Long is ready for 10th grade at Bridgewater-Raritan High School. Credits: Mijett Long
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Jeremy Rebetje (left) and Nicholas Rebetje are ready to start eighth grade at Bridgewater-Raritan Middle School.
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Brian Houston is entering 10th grade at Bridgewater-Raritan High School, and Andrew Houston is entering eighth grade at Bridgewater-Raritan Middle School.
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Luciana Coelho heads to fifth grade at Hillside Intermediate School, and Katarina Coelho heads to third grade at Adamsville Primary.
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First grader Nico Moore is ready for school at Van Holten Primary School, and Matt Moore is heading to fifth grade at Eisenhower Intermediate.
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Second grader Sophia Pellegrino, fourth grader Nicholas Pellegrino and second grader Mikey Pellegrino are ready for their first day at Adamsville Primary School.
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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater-Raritan Regional School District kicked off the start of the 2015-2016 school year Wednesday with the first day of school.

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