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New Dean of Academic Affairs Named at Sacred Heart Academy

New Dean of Academic Affairs Named at Sacred Heart Academy

The position has been filled with a current teacher at the school.
Five Farmington Residents Earn Second Semester Honors at Northwest Catholic

Five Farmington Residents Earn Second Semester Honors at Northwest Catholic

Five academically outstanding Farmington residents 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
Special Education Teachers Unite Everyone in Farmington

Special Education Teachers Unite Everyone in Farmington

Public invited to attend a free show
Farmington High School to Get a $1.1 million Synthetic Turf Football Field

Farmington High School to Get a $1.1 million Synthetic Turf Football Field

Field should last 10 years, less injuries cited
Tunxis Budget Cut Backs

Tunxis Budget Cut Backs

Fewer lecturers, larger class sizes at local community colleges.
Local Golf Instructor Awarded for Youth Program Development

Local Golf Instructor Awarded for Youth Program Development

With professional golfer Suzy Whaley, DeVita worked to form a golf instruction program and nonprofit called PE2Tee, which is in 14 school systems today.
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.

News from Western Connecticut State University

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I Am Robot: Why Robotics Is Cool in Farmington

I Am Robot: Why Robotics Is Cool in Farmington

Farmington high school robotics team members host a Jr. FIRST LEGO League Expo for the next generation of robotics whizzes.

Courtney Bedard makes the Dean's List at Coastal Carolina University

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Farmington Snow Day Count

Farmington Snow Day Count

Will the school district's snow days affect April vacation?

Unionville Resident Marian Obando Makes the Fall 2013 President's List at Pratt Institute

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Farmington Students Named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

The following release was submitted by Farmington High School.

Lindsay Daniels of Farmington Named to University of Scranton Dean's List for Fall Semester

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Farmington Residents Named to Choate Rosemary Hall Fall Dean's List

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