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Western Middle School students talk Chromebooks

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There is a lot of excitement in Greenwich’s middle schools these days about technology. Much of it focuses on the recent arrival of new Chromebook laptops. In the following article, Greenwich Time chronicled how the Chromebooks are being used at Western Middle School: http://www.greenwichtime.com/local/article/Greenwich-sixth-graders-give-thumbs-up-to-new-5862292.php#photo-7075223 And here are some more comments from Western sixth-graders about their […] [Read More]
Michael Mossman

Grammy-nominated trumpeter to headline GHS band benefit Sunday

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Grammy-nominated Afro-Latin jazz trumpeter Michael Philip Mossman and his sextet will headline this year’s Greenwich High School Band Benefit Concert on Sunday at 3 p.m. in the Greenwich High School auditorium. “Mr. Mossman is not only a world class trumpeter, but he is also a composer, an arranger, and an important music educator,” John Yoon, […] [Read More]

Old Greenwich School celebrates International Day

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Last Friday was an all-world celebration at Old Greenwich School. Second-graders there hosted the school’s annual International Day. Among the festivities, students made dolls to represent their ancestry and brought in food and crafts to celebrate and pay tribute to their respective countries. Above are a few scenes from the event. [Read More]
Blake and Julia

Greenwich High update from student government leaders

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Want to know what’s going on at Greenwich High School? Well, there’s no better source than the students themselves. In case you missed the meeting, here are the comments from Student Body President Blake Reinken and Senior Class President Julia Bunte-Mein at last Thursday’s Board of Education meeting. REINKEN: Good evening. It is a privilege to […] [Read More]

On the school board agenda: Greenwich High students’ achievements

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Board of Education meetings — they’re not only about budgets and other planning documents. Go to one, and you’ll often see some very impressive student accomplishments recognized. At the board’s meeting Thursday at Central Middle School, school officials recognized Greenwich High School students for some major achievements. Senior Andrew Ma and sophomore Ethan Novek were […] [Read More]
BOE 6-17

Board of Ed meeting tonight at Central Middle

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The Board of Education will meet tonight at 7 p.m. at Central Middle School. Here’s a look at the board’s agenda: 1. Meeting Opening A. Call to Order and Pledge of Allegiance 2. School Welcome A. Shelley Somers, Principal, Central Middle School 3. Student/Staff Recognition A. National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists B. National Science & Engineering […] [Read More]
ISD Dance

ISD third-graders dance through history

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Going to school these days – it’s not all about what you do with a computer or tablet or pencil and paper. Third-grade students at the International School at Dundee choreographed and performed last week their own dances, representing seven important periods in U.S. history. They covered the following periods:  Colonial Times (1620-1774); American Revolution […] [Read More]

NBC Olympics executive producer to speak tonight at Greenwich Library

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Jim Bell, executive producer of NBC Olympics and a Greenwich resident, will speak tonight at 7 p.m. in the Greenwich Library’s Cole Auditorium, as part of the Greenwich Reads Together initiative. Here’s a preview of the event from the library’s website: “As the Executive Producer of NBC Olympics, Jim Bell is uniquely positioned to discuss […] [Read More]
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GHS Spooktacular Concert

‘Spooktacular’ Concert Oct. 29 at Greenwich High

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Some scarily good music will be performed at Greenwich High School a couple nights before Halloween. The Greenwich High orchestra will hold its Spooktacular Concert on Oct. 29 at 7:30 p.m. at Greenwich High School. The program will feature a side-by-side performance with eighth-graders from Central, Eastern and Western Middle Schools. And there’s a sweet […] [Read More]
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Classical music concert Sunday featuring Greenwich students

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Looking to hear some great classical music performed by some young Greenwichites this weekend? You won’t have to go far. The Stamford Young Artists Philharmonic — which includes a number of Greenwich high-school and middle-school students — will give its season-opening concert on Sunday at 4 p.m. at the Italian Center at 1620 Newfield Avenue […] [Read More]
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