Category: Education

Parents Oppose Busing Changes in North Haven

[box]by By Ann DeMatteo / New Haven Register[/box]  The Board of Education Thursday night received a petition signed by 236 people opposed to a new school bus schedule and want it tossed. The petition was started

Primary Care To Be Job One For New Medical School

[box]by Kathleen Megan / The Hartford Courant[/box] In a year, Quinnipiac University expects to open the third medical school in the state to help ease a dramatic shortage of primary care doctors and to create a new


[box] Front Row From Left: Georgiana Acabbo of Ridge Road Elementary School, Lisa Stanley of Montowese Elementary School and Diana Boroski of Montowese Elementary School. Back Row From Left: Karen Ciarleglio of Montowese Elementary School, Jeanne

2012 NHSC Scholarship Recipients Announced

Congratulations to Chris Musco and Alex Longobardi, the 2012 NHSC scholarship recipients! The North Haven Soccer Club recently awarded $500 scholarships to two graduating high school seniors who are members of the soccer club. The

North Haven Eliminates Twenty-Six School Jobs

[box]By Ann DeMatteo / New Haven Register[/box] The jobs of 18 part-time school paraprofessionals and eight full-time tutors have been eliminated. Superintendent of Schools Robert D. Cronin said Monday the people were laid off because

Many Students Back North Haven High School In Flap Over Graduation Speech

[box]By Alessandro Powell / New Haven Register[/box] Collectively, the North Haven High School class of 2012 has little sympathy for its president, Molly Gambardella, in her bid to speak at graduation. When she stopped attending

QU Receives Grant to Provide Scholarships for Underrepresented Nursing Students

Quinnipiac University announced today that it has received a $50,000 grant to be used as scholarship money for students traditionally underrepresented in nursing. The grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and the American Association

North Haven School Board Revamps Busing Schedule

[box]by Ann DeMatteo / New Haven Register[/box] The Board of Education has adopted a two-tiered transportation system aimed at bringing secondary students to school closer to the schools’ start times. A by-product could be a savings

Class President Barred From Giving Speech Due To Occupy Ties?

[box]by Erin Logan / WTNH[/box] A girl who worked hard for four years to get to the head of the class and claim her spot as class president has been told she won’t be allowed

40th Anniversary of the Integrated Day Program

There will be an open house to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Integrated Day program in North Haven. All current and former students, parents, teachers, and administrators are welcome to attend this event Thursday,

Ridge Road Band Plays The Star Wars Theme

The Ridge Road Elementary School Band plays the Star Wars theme at their Spring concert held at North Haven High School.

North Haven Residents Graduate From Quinnipiac University

The following North Haven residents received their undergraduate degrees from Quinnipiac University during the 81st commencement exercises on May 20: Brittney J. Berrios, Bachelor of Science in Nursing; Timothy J. Binkoski, Bachelor of Arts in History; Brett T.