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Early dismissal today at Stamford public schools

All of the city’s public schools will have early dismissal today. Parents are being instructed to consult their handbook for school early dismissal times or to visit All

Judge raises bond for Stamford teacher

UPDATE 12:50 p.m. Judge Alex Hernandez raised the bond former Stamford High School English teacher Danielle Watkins must post by by $121,000 in cash. For her to be released on the new charges, she

Board of Education votes to make communication with attorney public

The Stamford Board of Education voted 7-0 on Thursday night to release its lawyers from attorney-client privilege regarding any communications related to the Stamford High School scandal. Despite

Stamford High principals will not return

3:17 PM Update Stamford High School principals will not return, Superintendent says. They remain in paid suspension. Board of Education’s Jackie Heftman says Board still has confidence in

Sexual assault case continued against Stamford High School teacher

STAMFORD — The Stamford High School teacher accused of threatening to fail an 18-year-old student if he did not have sex with her and providing he and a friend with marijuana is in a Danbury

Stamford High School teacher accused of sexual assault

A 32-year old Stamford High School teacher is facing second-degree sexual assault charges for having sex with an underage male student in her car numerous times during the last school year, according

Stamford teacher arraigned on indecency charges

A Stamford judge on early Thursday afternoon reduced the bail bond of a Stamford substitute teacher accused of masturbating in the hallway of Westhill High School early Wednesday morning. Judge Thomas

Westhill substitute charged with masturbating in school hallway

STAMFORD — A 72-year-old substitute teacher at Westhill High School is facing multiple charges after he was allegedly masturbating in a school hallway Wednesday shortly after the school day began.

Stamford Public Schools closed Friday

Update, 6:18 a.m., Feb. 14 Stamford Public Schools are closed today, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. Original Post, Feb. 13 Set your alarm clocks, Stamford. Superintendent of Schools Winifred Hamilton said the
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Poll: Was closing school early for Tuesday’s storm the right call?

When it snows, the schools superintendent has to decided whether to cancel school, dismiss students early, or keep the kids in school all day. No matter the decision, it’s always controversial. The