Category: Schools

SHS named to AP honor roll

The Southington Public School district is one of 433 school districts in the United States and Canada that are being honored by the College Board. Southington High School student achievement ranked high enough to be placed on the seventh annual…

Learning about heat transfer

Southington firefighter Jasen Zarcone teaches a class of sixth graders about heat transfer, above, during a seminar at one of Southington’s middle schools during the first two weeks of December. The Southington Fire Department partnered with the local middle schools…

Southington officer goes back to school

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER Officer Kevin Naranjo spends his days roaming the hallways of Southington High School (SHS) actively involved in all aspects of the institution. He is part counselor, friend, parent, police officer, and teacher. He’s the doorway…

Putting the ‘fun’ in fundraising

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER Thalberg Elementary PTO used the early release days last week as an opportunity to raise money for the school. PTO fundraising vice presidents Lori Francis and Rose Fox arranged for students and families to attend…