Board of Education member John Bagley was a star hoopster at Harding where students are forced to learn under challenging conditions. The money is in place for a new high school. Will Bags make it happen? From Linda Conner Lambeck, CT Post: Saying that the current Harding High School poses as much or more of […]
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April 8th, 2014 · 14 Comments · Education, News and Events
April 7th, 2014 · 26 Comments · City Budget, City Council, Education, News and Events
Mayor Bill Finch’s proposed $522,966,587 budget will be officially submitted to the City Council tonight (Monday). The spending plan that calls for a hike of just under one mil representing a roughly $120 tax increase on the average city homeowner will be referred to the Budget and Appropriations Committee co-chaired by Sue Brannelly and Mike Marella.
March 20th, 2014 · 8 Comments · City Politics, Education, News and Events
Breaking its longstanding relationship with the Bridgeport-based firm Durant, Nichols, Houston, Hodgson & Cortese-Costa, the Board of Education is crafting a request for qualifications for legal services such as personnel and labor negotiations, a large-ticket item that could represent millions of dollars over several years. City Attorney Mark Anastasi wants to be part of the […]
February 21st, 2014 · 15 Comments · Development and Zoning, Education, News and Events
From Linda Conner Lambeck, CT Post: The city school board may have pushed the pause button, but the School Building Committee, made up of city council members, city and school officials and a couple of school board members, gave a unanimous thumbs up on Thursday to site plans for a new Harding High School to […]
February 10th, 2014 · 7 Comments · Education, News and Events
CT Post scribe Linda Conner Lambeck profiles a proposal for a new charter school. Mastromonaco said she has always wanted to start a school for girls. A classroom teacher for 18 years, Mastromonaco also runs the Children’s Center for the Arts. Her background is in the arts, but she loves the sciences and math and […]
January 30th, 2014 · 4 Comments · Education, News and Events
CT Post reporter Linda Conner Lambeck chronicles progress at Dunbar School in the East End. By now, students all can shout their motto: “Come here every day ready to be respectful, responsible and ready to learn.”
January 26th, 2014 · 3 Comments · Education, News and Events
CT Post reporter Linda Conner Lambeck profiles incoming interim school chief Fran Rabinowitz: “I will fight and advocate at the state level for sufficient funding,” said Rabinowitz, adding a meeting is already being planned between her, Pryor, Baraka and state budget chief Ben Barnes over they city’s failure to give the district what the state […]