Category: Schools

DECA heads west for international conference

From left, Southington High School DECA students Megan Mahon, Kayla Birmingham, Dan Borkowski, Ryan Case and Kyle M’Sadoques competed at the International Career Development Conference in Anaheim, Calif. Case and M’Sadoques attended the leadership conference, focusing on entrepreneurship, while Mahon,…

Drug information forum tomorrow night at SHS

The Southington Town-wide Effort to Promote Success (STEPS), the Southington Police Department and the Southington High School administration are sponsoring an information night to help families understand current drug trends, prevention efforts, and agencies that help with substance abuse. Anyone…

What does an artist do?

Local author and illustrator Bill Thomson recently visited a 3-year-old class at Plantsville Community Nursery School to answer questions about what an artist does. The visit was part of the school’s community helper program. Thomson is the author of a…

Register for summer courses at Tunxis

Registration for summer 2017 credit courses is in progress at Tunxis Community College in Farmington. For information on how to apply and register, contact the Admissions Office at (860) 773-1490 or visit tunxis.edu/apply. The school is offering approximately 140 traditional…

Art for a Cause

Kelley School students were hard at work creating these beautiful tote bags for the Department of Children and Family Services in New Britain. The efforts were done by the Art For A Cause club, which does monthly art projects to…