Memorial Middle School 12-00 1st St, Fair Lawn, NJ07410 Memorial Middle School has the stated goal of helping students develop academically, socially, and emotionally into…More outstanding citizens prepared for the challenges of the 21st century. Core subjects are mathematics, language arts, social studies, world language and science. The school has been named a National School of Character for its emphasis on character education. The school has a peer mentoring program to help students successfully transition into middle school. Student activities and clubs include art, computers, drama, choir, intramural sports, math league, student newspaper and more. Memorial Park is adjacent to the school. Natalie Lacatena is Memorial's principal.
Memorial Park 1st St & Lambert Rd, Fair Lawn, NJ07410 Adjacent to Memorial Middle school, Memorial Park has much to offer, including the sand-ringed Memorial Pool, and a…More picnic area. The park also contains the Avenue of the Heroes walkway, the DeJong baseball/softball field, roller hockey and street hockey courts, and two tennis courts. When temperatures permit, there is even ice skating at the park. Memorial Pool, which measures 300 feet across, includes a kiddie swimming area, slides and a raft. The fully supervised facility also has a bath house with restrooms and first aid and a small snack stand. Permits for Memorial Park's picnic grove can be obtained by completing an application from the Recreation Department, which can be reached at 201-796-6746. Memorial Park is not currently adopted under the borough's Adopt-A-Park program. By adopting a park, a group agrees to periodically clean up the site and report any vandalism or safety problems. A sign is posted at the park recognizing the group's contribution.