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Greenwich RTC picks three for Board of Ed

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And then there were three. In an 11th-hour twist in party selections for the Board of Education, Lauren Rabin announced her candidacy at the Republican Town Committee’s nominating convention Wednesday night in time to land an endorsement and inject competition into a race that had seemed to be a foregone conclusion. Rabin, the Republican Town […] [Read More]

Survey results show strong support for changing Greenwich Public Schools start times

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Parents and students have been clamoring for a change in start time for Greenwich High School and now the numbers are in to back them up. The results of the Greenwich Public Schools’ school start time survey were released Thursday evening and the district says the results “strongly support the exploration of a change in […] [Read More]

Selectmen reject plan for New Lebanon School, call for new alternative

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The Board of Selectmen unanimously voted down a plan for a new building for New Lebanon School and an alternative is expected to be discussed in the coming days. The selectmen rejected what is known as “scheme C” where a new building would have been built behind the existing school. While members of the school’s […] [Read More]
BOE 11-30

Greenwich school board to meet Thursday night

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The Board of Education will meet Thursday night, at 7 p.m., at Parkway School. Here’s a look at the agenda. AGENDA: Meeting Opening – 7:00 PM A. Call to Order and Pledge of Allegiance – Ms. O’Neill 2. Approval of Agenda A. Approval of 5/21/15 Agenda 3. School Welcome A. Patty Allen, Principal, Parkway School 4. Student/Staff Recognition A. CT Science Fair […] [Read More]

Board of Education size change proposal stalls out before Board of Selectmen

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A proposal to increase the size of the Board of Education stalled out before the Board of Selectmen on Thursday when no second was made to actually vote on the matter. First Selectman Peter Tesei put forward the motion to allow the Representative Town Meeting to debate a charter amendment where the school board would […] [Read More]
BOE 11-30

Greenwich school board to meet Thursday night

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The Board of Education will meet Thursday night, at 7 p.m., at the school district’s headquarters at 290 Greenwich Avenue. Here’s a look at the agenda: 1. Meeting Opening A. Call to Order and Pledge of Allegiance 2. Approval of Agenda A. Approve 5/14/15 Agenda as Presented 3. Special Reports A. Career and Technical Education Curriculum Review Update 4. Monitoring Reports A. E-001 […] [Read More]

Board of Selectmen to nominate New Lebanon School building committee

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The Board of Selectmen is expected to nominate the members of the building committee which will oversee construction at New Lebanon School. While a formal design for the project has not yet been chosen and even the site and scope of the construction is still a source of debate, the building committee will be going […] [Read More]

Proposal to increase school board size sent to Board of Selectmen

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The resolution to increase the size of the Board of Education took a detour Monday night and is now headed toward the Board of Selectmen. The Representative Town Meeting’s Legislative and Rules Committee, by a nine to three vote, approved a sense of the committee resolution which requests the selectmen bring to the RTM for […] [Read More]