Tag: Board of Education

SHS art students receive state awards

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The Southington Board of Education celebrated the achievements of two high school seniors on Feb. 28 with certificates of excellence for each of them. Alaina Rivers and Michaela Hughes were gold key recipients, the highest…

Editorial: The rubber stamp

On Jan. 24, the Board of Education phoned in their budget, voting unanimously to propose a 4.58 percent increase in the school budget. If it stands, education expenses will top $100 million for the first time in town history, and…

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…

2019-20 budget season set to begin

SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER Budget season for the Town of Southington is already well-underway. Several important meeting dates have been announced, including departmental budget presentations, public hearings, and critical votes that will ultimately lead to the Board of Finance setting…