Wedgwood Elementary School Students Surpass One Million Problems Solved through “First in Math”
WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP – Wedgwood Elementary School students in first through fourth grade have solved more than 1,000,000 problems using the “First in Math” online program. First in Math was designed with focus, coherence and rigor as its cornerstones. Self-paced activities target the mastery of procedural skills and fluencies that are essential for internalizing and demonstrating conceptual understanding in mathematics. Students earn stickers for each problem solved correctly.
In the above photo are some of the top scorers at Wedgwood. They include (left to right): Back row – Andrew Nelson (grade 4), Eleanor Lawyer (grade 4), Brianna Rainey (grade 4), John Waysome (grade 3), Luke Ridgeway (grade 4); Front row – Ava Lentz (grade 1), Devansh Purohit (grade 2), Tyler Anderson (grade 2), Dylan Dael (grade 2).
Central Administration Building
Joseph N. Bollendorf
206 E. Holly Ave
Sewell, NJ 08080
Mission Statement: The mission of the Washington Township Public Schools is to provide a safe, positive, and progressive environment that provides opportunity for all students to attain the knowledge and skills specified in the New Jersey Student Learning Standards at all grade levels, as to ensure their full participation in an ever changing world as responsible, self-directed, and civic-minded citizens. Vision Statement: The Washington Township School District will promote a safe, inclusive environment that embraces differences and provides varied experiences to help all students build an academic foundation that will develop critical thinking skills, interpersonal skills, social and emotional intelligence, and the confidence to be ethical, responsible, and productive citizens in a global society.