Special Education Teacher at RJ Kinsella School Receives a $500 Probus Club Grant for Wilson Reading Materials
Sally O’Brien, Special Education Teacher at RJ Kinsella School for the Performing Arts applied for and received a $500 grant for Wilson Reading materials from the Probus Club of West Hartford, CT. At the school’s first performance of Antigone, Mr. O’Brien, Principal of RJ Kinsella Magnet School of the Performing Arts, West Hartford Probus Members Mark […]
OUR SCHOOLS: Academy of Engineering and Green Technology Students Embark on Third Nepal Power Project
Before landing in Nepal in late May and beginning the arduous trek to the remote Dolpa District near the Chinese border, philanthropist and world traveler Peter Werth first met with the students of Hartford Public High School’s Academy of Engineering and Green Technology. For the third consecutive year, AEGT students are reaching across the globe […]
OUR PEOPLE: Bulkeley Students Praise Their ‘School Mom’ Hometown Hero Gretchen Levitz for Keeping Spirits High
“My passion is helping students,” says Gretchen Levitz-Kimball, program director at Bulkeley High School. “I am like the mom for all of the kids,” she adds. Levitz-Kimball helps to provide students, including newly-arrived refugees, with donated toiletries and warm weather clothing. Vencent Hamilton-Bell doesn’t hesitate when you ask his opinion of Gretchen Levitz-Kimball, the program […]
In 2016, The Governor’s Prevention Partnership launched the new Youth Council.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. School held their annual Career Day on May 11, 2017, and Rawson School held theirs on May 4th