EDISON, NJ — The final round of Chopped, the W+H Edition, was staged in front of the entire Wardlaw+Hartridge Upper School on May 22.

The three winning teams from the preliminary rounds battled in a close competition and impressed the judges with their creativity and culinary expertise.

Congratulations to the team led by faculty mentors Susan Swenson and Susan Zusman, pictured with students Kallie Schildge of Westfield, Anshuman Apte of Warren, Mia Sutton of Westfield and Olivia Tobey of Scotch Plains. Judges, in the back row from left: Rudy Brandl (director of Communications), Silvia Davis (Lower School head) and Rich Fulco (Upper School English teacher), along with Sage Chef Anibal Rodriguez.

The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison is Central Jersey’s premier PreK-12 independent school. The campus is located at 1295 Inman Avenue in North Edison, near the Scotch Plains border and just five miles from downtown Westfield.