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Westport Students Represented CT at National History Day, Night at the Museum of American History

Westport Students Represented CT at National History Day, Night at the Museum of American History

CT students won national awards and were recognized for their projects.
Greenwich's Convent of the Sacred Heart Graduates 60

Greenwich's Convent of the Sacred Heart Graduates 60

The Class of 2014, the 165th graduating class, is urged to go out and "change the world."
A First Look at the New J.M. Wright Technical High School

A First Look at the New J.M. Wright Technical High School

The newly renovated J.M.Wright Technical High School will welcome its inaugural freshman class on August 27. The newly renovated J.M.Wright Technical High School will welcome its inaugural
Westport Teacher Is Named Assistant Principal in New Canaan

Westport Teacher Is Named Assistant Principal in New Canaan

Administrators from Westport and Fairfield have been chosen to fill vacancies at two New Canaan elementary schools.
14 Westport Students Win in History Day State Contest

14 Westport Students Win in History Day State Contest

More than a dozen Staples High School students won various awards at a state history contest held last weekend.
New App 'Yik Yak' Taking Schools by Storm

New App 'Yik Yak' Taking Schools by Storm

A student at Staples High School in Westport, Conn., describes an alarming scene caused by cyber bullying on the social network app.
Staples High School Ranked 9th Best in CT by US News

Staples High School Ranked 9th Best in CT by US News

U.S. News magazine rated Staples No. 9 in Connecticut, No. 303 in the nation, No. 62 nationwide in terms of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education.
Norwalk Community College's Extra Services for Veterans

Norwalk Community College's Extra Services for Veterans

If you're a veteran, here are all the ways Norwalk Community College wants to serve you and welcome you at the campus.
Annual College Ahead! To Host Discussion with Admissions Deans

Annual College Ahead! To Host Discussion with Admissions Deans

Jewish Family Service of Stamford, New Canaan and Darien is hosting the event that's open to the public on March 13.
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.
Gallons of Fun During February School Break at Aquarium

Gallons of Fun During February School Break at Aquarium

If you have kids, ages 6 to 12 who might want to learn and play at the Maritime Aquarium during school break, here's a week of programs for them.