Category: Schools

Derynoski school earns a new playscape

One of Southington’s elementary schools has been crowned “runner-up” in the TerraCycle recycling challenge out of 62 total teams. Derynoski Elementary School will receive a playground made out of recycled materials that is valued at approximately $25,000. “Our PTO is…

SEF awards over $10K in educational grants

The Southington Education Foundation grant committee awarded $10,890 during the spring 2019 grant period. A total of 10 grant applications were submitted to the committee and reviewed. Hatton Elementary School principal Robert Garry received $5,000 for a STEaM-robotics lab. The…

Knights charge into the NCAA

Five athletes from the Class of 2019 will go on to compete in athletics at the highest collegiate level. Throughout the year, Will Downes, Tim Walsh, Abby Lamson, Jamie Lamson, and Jacob Flynn signed letters of intent to compete for…

Rugby duo beat the odds, commit to LIU

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Finding a college that offers a Division I NCAA scholarship in women’s rugby is not easy. Southington senior girls rugby club team standouts Rhiannon Simione and Lynsey Danko did find that school, and it happens…