Tag: Dr. Robert Cronin

UPDATED: Odor Detected Outside Ridge Road Elementary; Outdoor Valve Repaired By Gas Company

Superintendent Cronin’s follow-up phone call regarding the odor detected at Ridge Road Elementary School. The gas company determined the odor was coming from an outside valve and they have repaired the problem. Both the gas company and the fire department...

/ November 14, 2013

North Haven Schools Closed Until Wednesday, Feb. 20th, 2013

All North haven cchools will be CLOSED the rest of this week. Classes will resume on Wednesday, February 20th, following winter recess on Monday and Tuesday.

/ February 12, 2013

A Letter from Superintendent Cronin Regarding the Tragedy in Newtown

December 16, 2012 Dear Parents and Guardians, It is with tremendous sadness that I write you concerning the horrific tragedy that occurred in Newtown on Friday, December 14, 2012. While I wish there were something I could do or say...

/ December 16, 2012

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 the federal grant money that...

/ June 26, 2012

North Haven News: Episode 96 – March 15, 2012

In this episode of North Haven News: North Haven School Superintendent Dr. Robert Cronin and member of the Board of Education meet with members of the Ridge Road Elementary PTA to discuss the 2012-2013 education budget and address concerns over...

/ March 16, 2012

PTA President Reproaches BOE for Staff Cuts

[box]by Emily Constance / North Haven Patch[/box] Ridge Road Elementary PTA Co-President Cheri Gibson confronted Superintendent Robert Cronin at last night’s Board of Education (BOE) meeting, demanding to know if social workers, guidance counselors and special education teachers were prioritized...

/ March 9, 2012

With Proposed Budget, Special Education Concerns Renewed

by Ben Lasman / North Haven Patch In what may be shaping up to be a replay of last year’s special education debacle, several local parents are taking issue with a series of changes to the program proposed in the Board...

/ February 9, 2012

Cronin Proposes Increase in Education Budget

[box]by Ann DeMatteo / New Haven Register[/box] In his first budget presentation before the Board of Education Thursday night, Superintendent of Schools Robert D. Cronin stuck close to his priorities for the school district. Cronin, who will reach his one-year anniversary...

/ January 27, 2012

Snow Days, Delays, and Early Dismissals

[box]by: Dr. Robert E. Cronin, Ph.D. / Superintendent of Schools[/box] Dear Parents and Guardians, Well, like it or not, it’s that time of year again. As we begin to enter the winter season, I thought this would be a good time to explain how...

/ November 30, 2011

Episode 89: June 21, 2011

In this episode of North Haven News: Video from the public meeting held in the high school auditorium where new Superintendent Dr. Robert Cronin explained and defended his decision to cut staffing to the Special Education Department. The meeting ended...

/ June 22, 2011

Episode 88: June 13, 2011

In this episode of North Haven News: After passing a budget that was supposed to preserve current staffing levels, Superintendent Dr. Cronin says that the town’s Special Education staff will go from 35 to 26. Why did he make this...

/ June 12, 2011

Episode 83: February 14, 2011

In this episode of North Haven News: The North Haven Board of Education appoints a new School Superindendent. Watch the full Dr. Cronin video on North Haven Patch. North Haven Way Blog

/ February 12, 2011