UNION CITY (Friday, Nov. 8, 2013) – The Board of Education of the New Haven Unified School District voted this week to end the contract of Superintendent Kari McVeigh. Chief Academic Officer Dr. Arlando Smith and Chief Business Officer Akur Varadarajan, who have served as interim co-superintendent’s since Aug. 23, will continue to do so, as the Board begins the process of identifying a new permanent superintendent. Read More »»
LOGAN FALL PLAY OPENS THURSDAY
The drama department presents its fall play, “It’s a Wonderful Life,” opening Thursday (Nov. 14) at James Logan High School, teacher Larry Wenner reports. Curtain goes up at 7 p.m.
Encore performances are scheduled Friday and Saturday, also at 7 p.m. Tickets are $5.
FOUNDATION TO HONOR BARBARA ARO-VALLE
The New Haven Schools Foundation will pay to tribute former executive director Barbara Aro-Valle during a luncheon Thursday (Nov. 14) at the Hilton Newark/Fremont. Read More »»
FOUNDATION LUNCHEON POSTPONED
The New Haven Schools Foundation luncheon honoring former executive director Barbara Aro-Valle, originally scheduled for Thursday (Nov. 14), has been postponed. The Foundation is attempting to reschedule the event, perhaps for January.
LOGAN WEBSITE MAKES IT EASY FOR DONORS(TO)CHOOSE
James Logan High School’s new website (www.jameslogan.org) includes direct links to all school projects registered with DonorsChoose.org, the online charity that has helped dozens of teachers from Logan and other New Haven schools fund classroom projects. Read More »»
OUR CHROMEBOOKS ARE COMING! OUR CHROMEBOOKS ARE COMING!
Most New Haven students involved in the initial rollout of notebook computers will receive their Chromebooks before winter break, District Race to the Top Director Lisa Metzinger reports. Read More »»