- Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Newtown Public Schools will run on a two hour delayed start on Wednesday, January 28.
The district announced the decision on Tuesday, January 27, around 5:30 pm.
- Monday, January 26, 2015
Newtown Public Schools will be closed, Tuesday, January 27, due to anticipated weather.
The announcement came around 2:30 pm on Monday, January 26.
- Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 9:00 pm
Newtown Public Schools will run on an early dismissal on Monday, January 26, due to anticipated weather. The district announced the decision on Sunday, January 25.
- Monday, January 12, 2015
Newtown Public Schools will run on a two hour delay Monday, January 12, due to the weather, according to the school district.
- Friday, January 9, 2015
At its second workshop for the 2015-16 budget, on Thursday, January 8, the Board of Education continued to hear from school district leaders regarding individual aspects of the superintendent’s proposed spending plan.
- Thursday, January 8, 2015
Newtown Public Schools will run on a two hour delay Thursday, January 8, due to the weather, as announced by the school district Thursday morning.
- Tuesday, January 6, 2015
The Narcotics Enforcement Officers Association (NEOA) has scheduled a presentation on Thursday, January 8, at 7 pm, at Newtown Middle School, 11 Queen Street, for parents of middle school and high school age students in Newtown.
The event will be held in the school’s auditorium.
Newtown Public Schools, the Newtown Police Department, and the Newtown Prevention Council have partnered with the NEOA to bring parents the workshop on teen substance abuse.
- Saturday, January 3, 2015
The lineup of Newtown’s administrative team changed in 2014.
At the start of the year, the Board of Education was conducting a search for a new superintendent of schools. On January 10, five members of the school board were ready to head to Southington to conduct a site visit with that district’s then-superintendent, Joseph V. Erardi, Jr.
The visit was part of the interview process, as BOE Vice Chair Laura Roche told The Bee.
- Friday, January 2, 2015
For Newtown’s public schools 2014 was an eventful year. Students raised money for causes and charities, completed projects, and demonstrated a range of abilities throughout the year.
The start of 2014 had Newtown Middle School students testing their knowledge in the school’s final round of the National Geographic Geography Bee, on January 9. After a number of rounds, student Michael Arena was named as the school’s winner.