by Allan Appel | Sep 17, 2014 2:33 pm | Comments (5)
For the last six years Juwan Rollins and Khadesia Walker have gone to a school without a permanent home. Now they’re helping to build one of their own.
by Staff | Sep 11, 2014 1:19 pm
Four Metropolitan Business Academy students are raising money to take their short film, Cell Four, to the 2014 All American High School Film Festival in New York on Oct. 27.
by Aliyya Swaby | Sep 10, 2014 8:46 am
Once at risk for joining a gang, New Haven public school student John Smith recently got involved with his school’s audiovisual club after school. His grandmother met with a teacher last week to discuss his improved performance.
by Aliyya Swaby | Sep 9, 2014 2:18 pm | Comments (4)
What was supposed to be a straightforward Board of Education presentation turned into a spirited discussion, as parents, teachers and board members shared their views on a new vision statement.
by Aliyya Swaby | Sep 9, 2014 8:14 am | Comments (4)
Starting in October, at-risk teens will find it easier to train to become pipefitters or factory workers — and stay in high school in the meantime.
by Aliyya Swaby | Sep 8, 2014 11:05 am | Comments (12)
Fair Haven teachers told Gov. Dannel P. Malloy Friday that new opportunities to work together—rather than against each other—have made them better at their jobs.
by Aliyya Swaby | Sep 5, 2014 3:36 pm | Comments (1)
Parents, students and teachers found themselves doing the “wobble” on the green of Lincoln-Bassett School. The dance wasn’t planned—but the effect of the dance was.
by Staff | Aug 15, 2014 8:33 am | Comments (2)
Following are two letters about the impending move of New Light High School to the Wooster Square neighborhood. The first, written by Superintendent Garth Harries to neighborhood Alder Aaron Greenberg, responds to concerns raised by neighbors once they learned about the move. The second letter, by neighborhood activist Ruth Koizim, presses for more of a response.
by Staff | Aug 15, 2014 7:52 am | Comments (4)
New Haven schools took one step forward and two steps back in the latest release of standardized test scores.
by Jordi Gassó | Aug 15, 2014 7:50 am
Streaks of green, violet and vermillion adorned a wall in Room 118. The variegated mural, of seven human figures raising their arms toward the sky, seems to pulsate with kinetic energy — a tie-dye starburst of color.