Wardlaw+Hartridge News

May 11, 2021

EDISON, NJ-- Taliyah Williams of Rahway, a senior at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison, was among three local high school seniors to receive Good Citizen Awards from The Westfield Chapter of The Daughters of The American Revolution (DAR). Each school selected one Good Citizen from their ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Twelve seniors in the Class of 2021 at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison shared their research and findings on a variety of pertinent topics in last week’s Capstone presentations in the Center for Global Learning. This project, a requirement to graduate with the Global Scholars ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Lower School students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison capped a three-week read-a-thon in April with some impressive numbers. The students logged 20,438 minutes of total reading. Fourth-grader Josh Culver of Colonia led all students with 1,368 minutes, which is nearly one full ...

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EDISON,NJ-- Middle School students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison are celebrating their own divisional Spirit Week from May 3-7. Students are having a blast embracing daily themes to begin the home stretch of this unprecedented school year in style. The week kicked off with Match a ...

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EDISON, NJ-- The Junior Kindergarten class at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison concluded its lifecycle unit by releasing their Painted Lady butterflies in the Lower School garden on April 28. Early Childhood students learned about the lifecycles of ladybugs, chickens, frogs and the ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Claire Lu of Edison, a freshman at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison, captured the essence of her signature sport to win the American Society of Golf Course Architects (ASGCA) Great Junior Golf Design Challenge of 2021. She designed a par-5 hole and named it hOle. Claire’s design ...

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EDISON, NJ-- The Performing Arts Department at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison received six nominations from the Montclair State University Theatre Night Awards. W+H earned four nominations for One Stoplight Town, the 2020 fall play, and two nominations for Mamma Mia!, the 2020 spring ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Students continued to develop their action plans following the Eighth Grade Summit in mid-April. Some students focused on climate justice, while others concentrated on racial justice. Call to Action Groups were set up, with small groups of students addressing a variety of racial and ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Shiv Tickoo of Scotch Plains, a junior at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison, will lead the student body as senior class president in the 2021-2022 school year after winning last week’s Student Council election. Shiv will be joined by Annie Gu of Edison and Gbemi Olarewaju of ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Ian McElroy, Middle School Latin teacher at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison, is pleased to report that seven of his students earned recognition for their performance on the National Latin Exam. Congratulations to the following students: Arya Chhabra of Roselle Park – Gold ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Upper School students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison continued to discuss the many things they learned and experienced during last week’s Symposium – Inclusive Communities: Race and Identity – in their daily advisory sessions. Students continued the conversations, completed ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Part of last week’s Eighth Grade Summit at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison offered students an opportunity to share their voice through poetry. Twelve students participated in an afternoon poetry slam in the amphitheatre, including nine reciting original poems in a judged ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Several W+H winter athletes were named to All-Division teams in the Greater Middlesex Conference. Congratulations to our Rams listed below: Swimming – Tyler Jones of Scotch Plains, Matt Faust of Westfield, Aiden Lee of Sewaren, Giselle Lee of Edison, Maiti O’Connor of South ...

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EDISON, NJ-- The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison held its Upper School Symposium – “Inclusive Communities: Race and Identity” on April 14. The event provided students with a valuable experience addressing a critical topic and featured two keynote speakers and included presentations, workshops ...

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EDISON, NJ-- The Eighth Grade Summit at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison – “Race and Climate Justice” – provided students with many opportunities to engage in a variety of interactive activities over three days from April 12-14 to gain a deeper understanding and appreciation of some key ...

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EDISON, NJ-- The girls’ golf team at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison opened its 2021 season in style, winning the title at the Red Devil Classic with an impressive performance at Copper Hill Country Club in Flemington. The Rams rolled to the team title, posting a four-player score of 307, ...

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EDSION, NJ-- The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison will host its Upper School Symposium – “Inclusive Communities - Race and Identity” – on Wednesday, April 14. The daylong event will feature keynote speakers, presentations, workshops and breakout discussions moderated by an impressive group of ...

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EDISON, NJ-- The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison will host an Eighth Grade Summit – “Race and Climate Justice” – from Monday-Wednesday, April 12-14 with the students also participating in the Upper School Symposium on the final day of the event. Early this school year when it became clear ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Congratulations to freshman Luke Tan of Edison and eighth-grader Shourya Chhabra of Roselle Park, students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison, for receiving recognition for their musical talents during Spring Break. Both W+H students were accepted into the Region Jazz Band Dizzy ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Middle School students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison enjoyed teaching and learning from each other during this year’s long-awaited Teacher-for-a-Day event, which had been postponed in December and February due to snow and was held Friday, March 5. Lessons included ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Lower School students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison celebrated their 100th days of school with a variety of events last week. Students enrolled in the Early Childhood Education program for PreK(3) through Kindergarten recognized the day on March 3, while the rest of the ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Fifth-grade students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison took a virtual walking tour in the town of Port Orford, Oregon under the guidance of Jennifer Head, a marine biologist and sister of fifth-grade teacher Tim Head, along with other members of the Redfish Rocks Marine Reserve ...

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EDISON, NJ-- The Middle School’s spring STEM workshop offering at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison was Bubble-ology: The Science of Soap Membranes.  Under the guidance of Andrea Barnett, Middle School science teacher and Science Department Co-Chair, students learned how bubbles can be used to ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Sixth-grade students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison combined creativity, collaboration and communication in their presentations of cell models this week. "Ninth grade students come back to Middle School to tell me how they still remember the organelles of the cell because ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Fifth graders were charged with research and design of their own working mazes. They investigated various types of mazes and their uses. They were also introduced to vocabulary such as blind alley and obstructions, as they were to incorporate these into their final ...

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EDISON, NJ-- On Feb. 25, the College Counseling team at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison held a webinar hosted by Dr. Dulcie Head, Director at Compass Education Group, on Navigating College Admission Tests. The aim of the program was to answer some of the questions surrounding standardized ...

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EDISON, NJ-- The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison wrapped up its celebration of Black History Month with more events and activities in all three divisions last week. The Upper School embraced its weekly theme of Hip Hop, Comedy, Dance and Art with guest speakers and student presentations. They ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Middle School swimmers at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison set two school records last week.  Phoebe Kaplan of Scotch Plains set a new school record in the 50-yard breaststroke with a sizzling time of 36.70 seconds. Phoebe also joined Tom O’Connor of South Planfield, Coco Lee ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Ariana Di Landro of Elizabeth, a senior at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison, was more than proud to represent her school at the National Girls and Women in Sports Day. The honor made Ariana reflect on her own achievements and what the school has meant to her in the past four ...

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EDISON, NJ-- Nadia Valcourt of South Plainfield and Mehkai Huey of Piscataway, athletes at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison, have been named to this year’s Greater Middlesex County Student-Athlete Advisory Committee basketball teams. Both Rams leaders were honored in February for their ...

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