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Golfing for a good cause: Scenes from the George Cup

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September 18 at the Stanwich Club was a day for golf, great weather and a worthy cause. Greenwich residents Doug and Lucy Coudert Conrod hosted that day at the club the fourth bi-annual George Cup Golf Tournament benefiting the Williams Syndrome Association (WSA). A premier event for the Williams Syndrome Association, the George Cup has […] [Read More]
Cheryl Iozzo

North Street teacher reaches semis of state competition

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North Street School art teacher Cheryl Iozzo, the district’s representative this year in the state Teacher of the Year Program, has advanced to the semifinals of the competition. As a semifinalist, Iozzo will meet with members of the selection committee in Hartford on Sept. 18 for an interview and to give a brief presentation on […] [Read More]

Kids wrangle safety skills at North Street bike rodeo

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North Street School rounded up its “herd” and held a bike rodeo at the school on June 7 to help kids learn bicycling skills and rules of the road in a fun, safe environment. Children rode several simulated skill and safety stations, such as a start-and-stop exercise, the safe way to exit a driveway, how […] [Read More]
Cheryl Iozzo

North Street teacher to represent Greenwich in Teacher of the Year program

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For years, North Street School art teacher Cheryl Iozzo’s students and colleagues have regarded her as a top educator. Now, the head of the school district has recognized her as a “portrait” of great teaching. Superintendent of Schools William McKersie has chosen Iozzo to represent the district in the 2015 Connecticut Teacher of the Year […] [Read More]
PTAC Essence Award Winners 2014

PTA Council recognizes parent volunteers

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With graduations and numerous award ceremonies, this is a time of year when many Greenwich students are recognized for a wide range of impressive accomplishments. But it’s not just the students who are being acknowledged. On Thursday, at the school district’s Greenwich Avenue headquarters, the focus was on a dependable, hard-working corps of adults: parents. […] [Read More]
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North Street students meet with nonprofit executive

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North Street School students got a lesson Wednesday in disaster relief. Gary Shaye, senior director of emergency response at the nonprofit Save the Children, visited the school on Wednesday to discuss Save the Children’s response to the typhoon that devastated the Philippines last November. Shaye accepted a check for $350 raised by the North Street […] [Read More]

Thoughts from Greenwich’s 2014 Distinguished Teachers

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The school district honored on May 6 its six Distinguished Teachers of 2014. They are: Mara Adelsberg, guidance counselor, Greenwich High School Cheryl Iozzo, K-5 art teacher, North Street School Sheri McGowan, first-grade teacher, Riverside School James M. Micik, sixth-grade science teacher, Eastern Middle School Robert Walsh, eighth-grade English teacher, Eastern Middle School Lin Yuan […] [Read More]

District announces 2014 Distinguished Teachers

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The district’s Distinguished Teachers Awards Committee has announced the recipients of the 2014 Distinguished Teachers Awards: Mara Adelsberg, guidance counselor, Greenwich High School Cheryl Iozzo, K-5 art teacher, North Street School Sheri McGowan, first-grade teacher, Riverside School James M. Micik, sixth-grade science teacher, Eastern Middle School Robert Walsh, eighth-grade English teacher, Eastern Middle School Lin […] [Read More]
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Jump! North Street students learn from a world-record holder

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North Street School students leaped into this week with the visit on Monday of Mark Rothstein from the World of Rope Jumping to showcase his rope-jumping techniques. Rothstein, who holds two Guinness World Record titles, gave a schoolwide demonstration followed by individual grade workshops. The event coincides with the school’s support for the American Heart Association […] [Read More]