EDISON, NJ -- Upper School students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison showcased their work in the fine and performing arts at the Winter Art Show and Concert on Dec. 5.

Art students displayed various works, including a 12 Chair Project in which they made 12 square, rectangular or round watercolor, acrylic, tempera, gouache or marker renderings. Gale Goldman, their teacher, asked them to take design risks and the results were spectacular.

The concert included performances by the Jazz Band, Mad Jazz ensemble, Concert Band and Concert Choir. Among the highlights were the Concert Band’s Rhapsodic Concertante, Mad Jazz’s Anthem, the Jazz Band’s Isfahanand the Concert Choir's finale Dashing Through the Snow.

The Wardlaw+Hartridge School is Central Jersey’s premier PreK-12 independent school. The campus is located at 1295 Inman Ave. in North Edison, near the Scotch Plains border and just five miles from downtown Westfield. It is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational day school that prepares students to lead and succeed in a world of global interconnection. Wardlaw+Hartridge provides an educational atmosphere characterized by academic challenge, support for individual excellence, diversity, and a familial sense of community.