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Education News Archive - May 08, 2007

By DEENA YELLIN, STAFF WRITER WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP The Westwood Regional School District is searching for a replacement for Washington Elementary School Principal John Smatla, who recently announced his resignation.

Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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