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Schools

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School Bus Problems Prompt Letter from Superintendent Mala

School Bus Problems Prompt Letter from Superintendent Mala

Some school buses were late. Some didn't arrive. Sometimes it was impossible to communicate with the bus company.
'Talk to Your Children About Bullying'

'Talk to Your Children About Bullying'

With back to school time upon us, a Connecticut Police Department reminded people to talk to children about bullying.
Letter to Parents from Superintendent Mala on Avon Public Schools Opening

Letter to Parents from Superintendent Mala on Avon Public Schools Opening

Avon Schools Superintendent Gary Mala emailed this letter, partly about the opening of schools, to parents. In case you missed it:
Roaring Brook School Interim Principal Appointed

Roaring Brook School Interim Principal Appointed

Thomas Russo, who taught English in a Manchester middle school and was an administrator in elsewhere, is principal for the 2014-2015 year.
Twenty-Five Avon Residents Earn Second Semester Honors at Northwest Catholic

Twenty-Five Avon Residents Earn Second Semester Honors at Northwest Catholic

Twenty-five academically outstanding residents of Avon earned a spot on the second semester honor roll at Northwest Catholic High School.
Eileen O’Neil Appointed Assistant Principal at Avon High School

Eileen O’Neil Appointed Assistant Principal at Avon High School

Greg Ferry will also join the school as Director of Athletics and Student Activities.
Class of 2014: Introducing the Avon High School Graduates

Class of 2014: Introducing the Avon High School Graduates

Do you recognize any of the names on this list?
Avon School Superintendent Shares Year's Milestones

Avon School Superintendent Shares Year's Milestones

A synopsis of Avon school accomplishments from Superintendent Gary S. Mala.
Avon Superintendent Sheds Light on Smarter Balanced, CMTs & CAPT

Avon Superintendent Sheds Light on Smarter Balanced, CMTs & CAPT

The superintendent said there were inaccuracies circulated among students and possibly parents and he wanted to provide the available facts. What are your thoughts on Smarter Balanced?
Database: Local Schools Classified from 'Excelling' to 'Turnaround'

Database: Local Schools Classified from 'Excelling' to 'Turnaround'

Database and interactive map show which Connecticut schools are excelling and which are in need of review, according to the state.
Per-Pupil Spending: The 16 Highest School Districts in CT

Per-Pupil Spending: The 16 Highest School Districts in CT

Counting down the school districts with the highest cost per student in Connecticut.
16 CT School Districts with Lowest Per Pupil Spending

16 CT School Districts with Lowest Per Pupil Spending

Counting down the districts that spend the least per student on education.
Avon School Lunches Are Changing

Avon School Lunches Are Changing

Avon-Region 10 Food Service Director Maggie Dreher tells Patch about the transition happening in school lunch offerings.

Roger Williams University Announces Fall 2013 Dean's List

The following press release was prepared by readMedia.

Ian Shooshan-Stoller named to Western Connecticut State University Dean's List

The following press release was prepared by readMedia.