Category: Schools

BOE proposes budget, 4.58 percent increase

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The Southington Board of Education unanimously adopted its 2019-2020 operating budget of $100,216,856 at their Jan. 24 meeting. This comes as a 4.58 percent increase from last year’s adopted budget, though board members and school…

Kristen’s Kloset kicks off prom shopping

The Southington community is once again coming together to support “Kristen’s Kloset,” the prom program sponsored by Southington youth services (SYS). Kristen’s Kloset is named to honor the memory of Kristen Warner, a middle school student who died in a…

Five alarm fundraiser

Marcella Maynard, left, gets her sample bowl of chili at the Alta chili contest last Sunday at Bread for Life. On Jan. 13, visitors were able to sample a wide variety of homemade chili and cast their vote for their…

Kindergarten registration on Jan. 29

Southington Public Schools announced there will be a kindergarten registration information session at DePaolo Middle School on Jan. 29 starting at 6:30 p.m. for all parents who have children entering kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year. “The session will provide…