Middlesex school officials seek $350,000 increase in local funds
The Middlesex County School Board voted Monday to approve a $13,938,601 school budget for 2012-13 (FY13) that will include a salary step pay increase for teachers in addition to another 1% increase in their base salaries. The step (experience) increase equates to a 1.13% average pay raise for teachers.
04.04.2012Pretend cafe at CA helps kindergartners learn skills
The “K” Cafe is open for business on the campus of Chesapeake Academy in Irvington! Staffed entirely by five-year olds practicing applying math concepts to real-life situations, the “K” Cafe welcomed its first customers recently—a gaggle of middle school girls.
04.04.2012MES students learn math in the ‘real world’
March was an exhilarating month of math at Middlesex Elementary School (MES). Students participated in many different math activities, such as family math problems, word problem Wednesdays, and “Math Minutes,” which really enhanced the student’s exposure to different types of math.
04.04.2012Downs to display artwork
Rebecca Downs of Deltaville will be among eight Bridgewater College art majors/minors who will exhibit their work in a senior art thesis exhibition on campus April 10-25. A reception for the artists is on Friday, April 13, from 5 to 7 p.m. at each exhibition site. The receptions and exhibitions are free and open to the public.