Tag: Alta at the Pyne Center

Fly me to the moon

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER Students at Alta at the Pyne Center, Southington’s alternative high school, launched a campaign to raise money for Tops Marketplace and Southington’s local soup kitchen, Bread for Life. Students built mini-rockets and fired them into…

To infinity and beyond…

Alta students are holding their rockets they have designed for a recent fundraiser for Bread for Life. From left, Bread for Life’s Missy Cipriano, Alta students Max Dibble, Sabrina Dibble, Dylan Napoletano, Paul Stocking, and Carrissa Caver, Alta teachers George…

Alta beats the drum for Griffin Center kids

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER Alta at the Pyne Center, Southington’s alternative education high school, enjoyed some music making with their next-door neighbors, the preschoolers from Margaret C. Griffin Child Development Center last week. About 40 preschoolers visited the school…

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…

SEF awards $11K in education grants

The Southington Education Foundation (SEF) awarded more than $11,000 in grants to three local teachers. The grants were presented at a reception held at the Southington Community Cultural Arts Center (SoCCA). Southington High School teacher Keagan Radziwon received $3,626 for…