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Canton Student is a Semifinalist for CT Science Fair

Canton Student is a Semifinalist for CT Science Fair

Young Canton scientist developed an environmentally neutral battery to gain entrance to the annual Broadcam MASTER finals.
Canton High Ranks Among Top 10 Schools in CT

Canton High Ranks Among Top 10 Schools in CT

ConnCAN report card puts Canton among the top ranked schools in the state.
Nominate a Young Canton Resident as 'Whiz Kid of the Week'

Nominate a Young Canton 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!
President of Newtown Teachers Union Tells Sandy Hook Advisory Commission Teachers Felt Rushed to Return to Work After Shooting

President of Newtown Teachers Union Tells Sandy Hook Advisory Commission Teachers Felt Rushed to Return to Work After Shooting

Tom Kuroski, president of the Newtown Federation of Teachers, spoke Friday before the governor’s Sandy Hook Advisory Commission.
Nine Canton Residents Earn Second Semester Honors at Northwest Catholic

Nine Canton Residents Earn Second Semester Honors at Northwest Catholic

Nine academically outstanding residents of Canton earned a spot on the second semester honor roll at Northwest Catholic High School.
CONNECTICUT CHILDREN TO RECEIVE 1,700 BACKPACKS

CONNECTICUT CHILDREN TO RECEIVE 1,700 BACKPACKS

Connecticut Higher Education Trust Organizes Donation Program
Full-Day Kindergarten Doesn't Make BOE-Approved Budget

Full-Day Kindergarten Doesn't Make BOE-Approved Budget

The education budget, which represents a 3.64% increase, will now head to the Canton Board of Finance.
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.
Area Professionals, Hobbyists Sought to Present Student Workshops

Area Professionals, Hobbyists Sought to Present Student Workshops

Canton to present first Minds in Motions event in April, presenters need to be scheduled soon.
PTOs Preparing for Winter Festival Online Auction

PTOs Preparing for Winter Festival Online Auction

Donations accepted through the end of the month.
Tunxis Community College Releases Fall Dean's List

Tunxis Community College Releases Fall Dean's List

The following press release was submitted by Tunxis Community College.