by Press Release | Ansonia Public Schools | Jun 25, 2015 2:45 pm | Comments (0)
Diplomas were awarded to 157 members of the Class of 2015 from Ansonia High School during commencement exercises on June 18 at Jarvis Field.
The graduates are as follows (one asterisk indicates students who ranked in the top 20 percent of the class; two asterisks after the name indicates those receiving a Diploma of Distinction).
by Press Release | Jun 16, 2015 2:01 pm | Comments (0)
Pablo Suarez is valedictorian of the Class of 2015 at Ansonia High School, Principal Joseph Dobbins has announced.
Pablo and the other top 10 students of the class were honored at a banquet, hosted by the Ansonia Board of Education, on June 8 at AHS, and they will lead their classmates during the commencement exercises scheduled for June 18 at the Nolan Field complex.
by STAFF | Jun 15, 2015 11:52 am | Comments (0)
Derby Irving School Fourth Grade Teacher Frank Briganti is the Derby School District’s 2016 Teacher of the Year.
Briganti was chosen for the top honor from among a group of teachers from each of the district’s four schools. They were nominated by their peers for their excellence in teaching and extraordinary contributions to Derby’s students, families and educators.
by STAFF | Jun 8, 2015 3:14 pm | Comments (0)
Walnut Hill Community Church in Derby launched a Go Fund Me web page to purchase back-to-school clothes for Derby Public School students.
Church officials have a list of about 67 kids from low-income families they want to help.
by Ethan Fry | Jun 7, 2015 8:06 am | Comments (0)
Ansonia’s public schools will avert layoffs next year despite receiving $750,000 less from the city than they asked for in 2015-2016.
The school board made adjustments to its budget for next year at a meeting June 3.
“We think we’re in pretty decent shape now going forward,” William Nimons, the school board’s president, said during the meeting.
by STAFF | Jun 2, 2015 8:18 am | Comments (0)
Seymour schools trimmed its budget by $165,000, the New Haven Register reported Tuesday.
by Ethan Fry | May 28, 2015 9:32 am | Comments (0)
Frustrated by the annual fight to get the schools more money, Superintendent Freeman Burr announced he will resign Jan. 1, 2016 after six years at the helm of Shelton’s public education system.
“Deep down, I loathe the notion of going through another budget season like this one,” Burr said.
by Press Release | May 14, 2015 2:54 pm | Comments (0)
Seymour High School is pleased to announce that two juniors, Justin Fabozzi and Julia Pietruszka, have met the requirements to enter the 2016 National Merit Scholarship program.
by Paul Roy | GUEST COLUMN | May 13, 2015 3:51 pm | Comments (0)
The Town of Seymour will be voting again on the education budget on Thursday, May 14 at the Community Center.
The Democrats in Seymour strongly encourage the passage of the education budget. We believe that any more cuts to the education budget would be devastating to the school system
by STAFF | May 13, 2015 1:46 pm | Comments (0)
Voters head to the polls for the second time Thursday, May 14 to either approve or reject a budget for the Seymour school district.
The community center at 20 Pine St. is the polling place. It will be open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.