EDISON, NJ -- Giselle Lee of Edison and Anna Lee of Warren, eighth graders at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison, were selected as winners in this year’s Be Smart about Medicine contest sponsored by Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Wellspring Prevention, and the Middlesex County Board if Chosen Freeholders.
The students were joined by Dr. Corinna Crafton, Middle School Head, at an awards dinner on April 10 at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
Students created original sketches and paintings to raise awareness about the dangers of OTC and Rx drugs. Giselle and Anna received county-wide recognition among eight participating schools in the Creative Expression Contest.
The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison 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.