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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 spots across the state.
The teachers will participate in a Common Core "TeachFest" and then return to their districts to pass on the knowledge to their peers.
Janet Farquhar stands out among her peers throughout New England, New York and New Jersey, and she now has a chance at being named the national magnet school teacher of the year.
Database and interactive map show which Connecticut schools are excelling and which are in need of review, according to the state.
Counting down the school districts with the highest cost per student in Connecticut.
Counting down the districts that spend the least per student on education.
The $1,000 competitive scholarship is open to SE CT high school seniors
Students from Groton and Mystic make collegiate Dean's lists
Their GPAs are among the top 25 percent of students
And that means no after school activities either.
No word yet on Wednesday but perhaps you should plan on it.
Assuming there are no snow days (and the forecast isn't predict any big snow).
Wonder if they played Angry Birds!
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Congratulations! To make the Dean's List, students need to earn at least a 3.5 GPA.
High school students can enter a PSA to promote safe driving and get in the running for $15,000 in cash prizes.
Students are invited to apply for the Reid MacCluggage Black Maritime History Award by writing an essay, poem, short story, novella, play, or script based on the American American experience
Mentors spend one hour a week with a student, at school during school hours, developing a trusting friendship.
Michael Graner, Superintendent of Schools posted the news on the school's website.