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  • Filmmaker With CP Shares Experiences With Reed Students

    Filmmaker and Bethel native Reid Davenport, 22, came to Reed Intermediate School on Thursday, March 28, and met with two clusters of fifth graders.

  • Waldorf Students ‘Travel’ And Perform In Foreign Languages On Stage

    Imagine waltzing, planting a cocoa tree, and even visiting Germany as well as a Spanish-speaking country, and even seeing the universe — all on stage, and as a young student no less. Children in grades one through eight did all of this, and more, in ...

  • NCAC Announces New Scholarship; Deadline To Apply April 12

    The Newtown Cultural Commission announced on March 27 a $500 scholarship has been added to NCAC’s original $1,000 scholarship for a resident of Newtown who is a high school senior and who is planning on attending advanced education in the next year in a field of artistic ...

  • NICE Welcomes Delegates From French Sister School

    As Newtown High School French teacher Jennifer Davidson pointed out during a student panel discussion on Monday, March 25, a visit from a delegation of students and teachers from France this week marked the first time a group of students from Europe have visited the high school t...

  • NHS Students Helping The SHACK

    The Sandy Hook Arts Center for Kids (SHACK) has found support from the Newtown High School Creative Arts Council, which has provided artwork and volunteers following the center’s inception. According to SHACK, its mission is to provide a safe haven f...

  • NHS Graduation, NMS Moving Up, Dates Discussed

     Superintendent of Schools Janet Robinson informed the Board of Education Tuesday, March 19, that the dates for the Newtown Middle School Moving Up Ceremony and the Newtown High School graduation have been set with Western Connecticut State University’s O’Neill C...

  • Campus Notes, March 22

    Alexander Martens of Sandy Hook, an electronic game programming major at Champlain College in Burlington, Vt., is currently studying abroad at the school’s Montreal, Canada, campus. Alexander, a junior, will be studying in Canada for the remainder of the sp...

  • Newtown Continuing Education Offerings, Limited Space Left

    Newtown Continuing Education announced this week that the following upcoming courses have limited openings still available: The “Excel 2010” three-class course, offered on Mondays starting on April 1 from 6:30 to 9:30 pm, for a fee of $89 will ...

  • NMS Students Enter ‘History’

    Newtown Middle School seventh grade students Julia Doyle and Henry Petrillo recently entered into the History Day in Connecticut Contest when they presented their individual projects at Fairfield University on March 2. History Day in Connecticut is oversee...