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A great start to a new school year!

By Sharon Machrone / September 30, 2011 / 0 Comments

Link opened its doors this month to 123 enthusiastic 7th and 8th grade students for the 2011-2012 academic year! Additionally Link welcomed several new teachers to complement the school’s awesome staff.

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In Your Words

By Sharon Machrone / September 26, 2011 / 0 Comments

“Link was a wonderful support system for me at a time when I really needed it. Teachers and staff provided the motivation and the caring that kept me on track. I have continued my relationship with Link, hoping I may be able to help young people as Link staff helped me.” – John Brown ’06

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A New Home!

By Sharon Machrone / July 10, 2011 / Comments Off on A New Home!

Link Community School is packing up in preparation for an exciting move to 23 Pennsylvania Avenue, Newark at the end of 2011. Our new home offers spacious rooms, new growth capacity, and a neighborhood filled with parks.

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Congratulations Class of 2011!

By Sharon Machrone / June 20, 2011 / 0 Comments

Congratulations to the class of 2011! We wish you well as you move on to high school. view more photos on facebook

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Oluwapelumi Shoyoye-’08-Gives Back in China

By Sharon Machrone / June 19, 2011 / 0 Comments

Oluwa Shoyoye, Link alumnus and junior at The Lawrenceville School in Lawrenceville, NJ, participated in a service learning project through his school this spring.

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Annual Golf Outing Monday July 25th | Save the Date!

By Sharon Machrone / April 14, 2011 / 0 Comments

Join us for a great day of golf! You’ll enjoy the fantastic, challenging course at Metedeconk National Golf Club in Jackson, NJ and network with many other Link friends while you are helping to provide an outstanding education to middle school aged youth from families of limited means.

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Linkers Compete in Math Competition

By Sharon Machrone / March 31, 2011 / 0 Comments

Seventh graders Tochi Emeghara, Kai Volcy and Deja Arrington participated in the second annual Saint Vincent Academy mathematics competition today. Hosted by the SVA Math Club, the event is designed to encourage middle school girls to see math as challenging and fun and to experieince a day in a high school. The winning team was […]

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“Sophisticated Ladies” Take Road Trip

By Sharon Machrone / March 30, 2011 / 0 Comments

The Wednesday lunch group of 10 eighth grade girls, mentored by Link trustee Patricia Devine-Harms, visited Sika Corporation in Lyndhurst, Montclair State University in Montclair and The Chocolate Path in Montclair on March 30, 2011, meeting with professionals and learning more about career opportunities. [portfolio_slideshow]

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Linkers Attend Ice Hockey Skills Weekend

By Sharon Machrone / March 18, 2011 / 0 Comments

8th graders Austin Spence and Mohammed Camera attended the annual Willie O’Ree Ice Hockey Skills Weekend at Canisius College in Buffalo, NY. The weekend included participating in a skills and drills clinic; hearing from guest speakers talking about safety, goal setting and the importance of academic achievement; meeting NHL alumni; and attending a Sabres practice […]

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The Next GEN, Career Day 2011

By Sharon Machrone / March 10, 2011 / 0 Comments

[portfolio_slideshow] Students participated in The Next GEN, Career Day 2011 today at Link. Dr. Michele Scott, who volunteered her time and energy to produce this program, designed it to help students understand the wide variety of work and career opportunities available and to broaden their aspirations, through the sharing of career decisions and pursuits by […]

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