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Congratulations to Brookfield Graduates of Western CT State University

Congratulations to Brookfield Graduates of Western CT State University

Congratulations to WCSU's August 2014 graduate and undergraduate students.
Sponsors Needed for Brookfield's WMS Walk-a-Thon

Sponsors Needed for Brookfield's WMS Walk-a-Thon

The sponsorship deadline is Friday, Oct. 3, 2014.
Award-Winning Cookbook Author To Teach at The Silo Cooking School on September 20 and 21

Award-Winning Cookbook Author To Teach at The Silo Cooking School on September 20 and 21

George Geary, award-winning cookbook author, TV food Judge and educator of the year, will lead class Sept. 20 & 21.
Brookfield High Receives Top Marks on ConnCAN Report Card

Brookfield High Receives Top Marks on ConnCAN Report Card

Brookfield High School scores among the top in the state on annual report card.
Brookfield Appoints Acting Superintendent with Current Head in Arbitration

Brookfield Appoints Acting Superintendent with Current Head in Arbitration

Acting Superintendent Ralph Iassagno will step in while the fate of suspended Superintendent Anthony Bivona is decided in arbitration.
Nominate a Young Brookfield Resident as 'Whiz Kid of the Week'

Nominate a Young Brookfield Resident as 'Whiz Kid of the Week'

Do you know an outstanding student who deserves their ‘15 minutes of fame?’ Nominate your Whiz Kid today!

The Goddard School Week Long Open House

August 4th - 8th
CONNECTICUT CHILDREN TO RECEIVE 1,700 BACKPACKS

CONNECTICUT CHILDREN TO RECEIVE 1,700 BACKPACKS

Connecticut Higher Education Trust Organizes Donation Program
Meet Brookfield’s 2014 Teachers of the Year

Meet Brookfield’s 2014 Teachers of the Year

Get to know this year's honorees for Teacher of the Year.
Video: Last Day at Whisconier Middle School

Video: Last Day at Whisconier Middle School

Outgoing eighth graders document their last day of middle school in Brookfield
Entrepreneurial HS Senior Coasting Towards a Bright Future

Entrepreneurial HS Senior Coasting Towards a Bright Future

Handmade coaster business to help pay for college.
Whisconier Student Recognized by John Hopkins for Academic Excellence

Whisconier Student Recognized by John Hopkins for Academic Excellence

Top students from Connecticut are recognized by Johns Hopkins University for academic excellence.
Brookfield High Team Wins Third Place in Congressional App Contest

Brookfield High Team Wins Third Place in Congressional App Contest

BHS MApp designed to make life easier for freshmen.
Brookfield Ranked Among CT's Top High Schools

Brookfield Ranked Among CT's Top High Schools

U.S News & World Report just released its 2014 high school rankings, and districts from the greater Hartford area and Fairfield County grabbed most of the top ranked spots across the state.
Does Spending More on Education Lead to Better Performance?

Does Spending More on Education Lead to Better Performance?

A comparison of State Department of Education data might surprise you.
Database: Brookfield Schools Classified from 'Progressing' to 'Transitioning'

Database: Brookfield Schools Classified from 'Progressing' to 'Transitioning'

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.
Brookfield Schools on 2-Hour Delay Thursday

Brookfield Schools on 2-Hour Delay Thursday

Icy roads and expectation of a messy morning commute prompts school officials to call a delay.