Category: Schools

Why trees matter

On Saturday, Nov. 17, members of the Southington Land Trust planted a Sugar Maple tree at Plantsville Elementary School for the fourth graders who won the SLCT essay contest on “Why Trees Matter.” On, Monday the fourth graders, above, mulched…

Local youth groups take on nature projects

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Two local public nature trails recently saw some beautification projects as Southington’s young residents stepped up to the plate and got their hands dirty. Craig McPherson and Troop 32, which meets at First Congregational Church…

Speaker honors essay winners

Speaker of the House Joe Aresimowicz (D -30) recently recognized six local students from Berlin and Southington who participated in an essay contest sponsored by the state lawmaker. Aresimowicz asked middle and high school students from Berlin and Southington to…

Superintendent given high marks by BOE

The Southington Board of Education conducted their annual evaluation of the Superintendent of Schools, Timothy Connellan, on Thursday, Sept. 27. The evaluation was based on Connellan’s performance in the district from July 1, 2017 through the close of the 2017-2018…

SHS students to be honored at CT superintendent awards

Southington’s superintendent of schools Tim Connellan announced that Abhiram Bhamidipati and Aliya Sarris, seniors at Southington High School, have been selected as the 2018-19 recipients of the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents (CAPSS) Superintendent Student Recognition award for leadership…