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CONNECTICUT CHILDREN TO RECEIVE 1,700 BACKPACKS

CONNECTICUT CHILDREN TO RECEIVE 1,700 BACKPACKS

Connecticut Higher Education Trust Organizes Donation Program
Who's Head of the Class? CT's Top Ranked High Schools

Who's Head of the Class? CT's Top Ranked 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 spots across the state.
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.
Sprigs & Twigs 2014 Environmental Steward Scholarship Available

Sprigs & Twigs 2014 Environmental Steward Scholarship Available

The $1,000 competitive scholarship is open to SE CT high school seniors
Zumba is Dance, Exercise, Tons of Fun and Helps Montville's Project Grad

Zumba is Dance, Exercise, Tons of Fun and Helps Montville's Project Grad

Support Project Graduation and Zumba! Feb. 4 at Tyl Middle School. See you there!

MHS Project Graduation Golf Tourney Slated

This is the major fundraiser for the group that seeks to raise money to support the graduating class’ all-night chaperoned, alcohol and drug-free party.
Early Dismissal for Montville Schools, No After School Activities Due to Impending Storm

Early Dismissal for Montville Schools, No After School Activities Due to Impending Storm

No word yet on Wednesday, but better plan on it.
Post Your School News on Patch

Post Your School News on Patch

Spread the word about your school on Montville Patch.
Local College Students Named to Dean's Lists

Local College Students Named to Dean's Lists

Congratulations! Add your Dean's List student's name and college in the comments section and we'll post!
Deadline for DMV's Teen Safe Driving Video Contest is Jan. 15

Deadline for DMV's Teen Safe Driving Video Contest is Jan. 15

High school students can enter a PSA to promote safe driving and get in the running for $15,000 in cash prizes.
Oakdale’s Mark Kozlowski Receives Prestigious Sports Award

Oakdale’s Mark Kozlowski Receives Prestigious Sports Award

Kozlowski also receives high honors for academic performance at Pomfret School
UConn Looks to 'Knit the Campus Together'

UConn Looks to 'Knit the Campus Together'

The state's flagship university will spend $2 million to create a new master plan to improve the "look and feel" of its Storrs campus.
Study Ranks Pay for Private College Presidents, Includes 8 in CT

Study Ranks Pay for Private College Presidents, Includes 8 in CT

Yale's Richard C. Levin and Quinnipiac's John L. Lahey both make over a million dollars.
How Will You Pay For College, Montville Moms and Dads?

How Will You Pay For College, Montville Moms and Dads?

If you’re a parent of a high school senior (or junior, actually), this is for you.
Schools on Two-Hour Delay Due to Poor Driving Conditions

Schools on Two-Hour Delay Due to Poor Driving Conditions

Montville schools delay opening