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Danvers Special Ed Parent Advisory Committee to Hold Basic Rights Workshop

Danvers Special Ed Parent Advisory Committee to Hold Basic Rights Workshop

Topic of the meeting will be basic rights in Special Education
You Snooze, You Win: APP Recommends Delaying Start Times of Classes for Teens to Combat Sleep Deprivation

You Snooze, You Win: APP Recommends Delaying Start Times of Classes for Teens to Combat Sleep Deprivation

The American Academy of Pediatrics is drawing connections between school hours and teen sleep deprivation.
Massachusetts Schools Ranked No. 2 in Nation

Massachusetts Schools Ranked No. 2 in Nation

New Jersey topped WalletHub’s "Best and Worst School Systems" list.
Danvers High Contractor Comes in With Lowest Bid for Peabody School Project

Danvers High Contractor Comes in With Lowest Bid for Peabody School Project

Agostini-Bacon Construction Co. gave a bid of $68.2 million.
Danvers Public Schools Planning Plenty of Year-End Events

Danvers Public Schools Planning Plenty of Year-End Events

The final day of school is next week.
Early Release Day on Wednesday for Danvers Public Schools

Early Release Day on Wednesday for Danvers Public Schools

Staff development will take place on Wednesday.
Where Do Danvers Teacher Salaries Rank in Massachusetts?

Where Do Danvers Teacher Salaries Rank in Massachusetts?

A new report by Boston Business Journal ranks school districts by teacher salary.
Danvers Public Schools Want Your Input

Danvers Public Schools Want Your Input

A new survey asks community members questions about the district’s strategic plan. School officials plan to use the survey results to help guide them in decision-making.
Find Out About Pending Special Education Legislation

Find Out About Pending Special Education Legislation

State Sen. Joan Lovely and Rep. Ted Speliotis will be at the next Special Education Parents Advisory Committee meeting.
Early Dismissal for Danvers Students Wednesday

Early Dismissal for Danvers Students Wednesday

Make arrangements; the kids are getting out early.
Three Trees Planted in Memory of Colleen Ritzer

Three Trees Planted in Memory of Colleen Ritzer

Three dogwood trees will be planted at the High School.
'Step Up for Colleen 5K' Expected to Draw 3,000

'Step Up for Colleen 5K' Expected to Draw 3,000

Ritzer, a Danvers High School teacher, was murdered by a student last year, authorities said.