"http://www.stamfordplus.com/stm/information/nws1/publish/News_1/index.shtml - News</head> : Education Published: Mar 24, 2017 - 7:17:23 PM

Stamford BOE Expected to Approve School Name Recommendation for Board of Representatives’ Consideration

By Stamford Public Schools (SPS)

Font size: Small Big
Email this article
 Printer friendly page
Share this article:
facebook del.icio.us Yahoo! MyWeb Digg reddit Furl Blinklist Spurl
Buy the "As seen on" mug

Stamford, CT - On Tuesday, March 28, 2017, it is expected that Stamford Public Schools (SPS) Superintendent Earl Kim and the Stamford Board of Education (BOE) will approve the recommendation of the name: Strawberry Hill—an extension of Rogers International School, to the Board of Representatives for their consideration.

SPS’s 21st school, an extension of Rogers International School, is currently referred to as The New School @ 200 Strawberry Hill. It opened in August 2016 with 240 kindergarten and first grade students. Like Rogers, it will be a K-8 school, adding one grade each year.

In an effort to engage the school and local community in the naming process, two school-naming forums were held in early March. Additionally an on-line survey was available for those who wanted to submit recommendations.

“After a comprehensive process, I believe we have identified a name to recommend to the Boards of Education and Representatives that reflects the input of the majority of those who participated,” said SPS Assistant Superintendent Tamu Lucero. “I look forward to the next step in the process, when the Board of Representatives makes the final decision on the name.”

© Copyright by ConnecticutPlus.com. Some articles and pictures posted on our website, as indicated by their bylines, were submitted as press releases and do not necessarily reflect the position and opinion of ConnecticutPlus.com, Canaiden LLC or any of its associated entities. Articles may have been edited for brevity and grammar. Photos without a credit line are "contributed photos".

Note: We reserve the right to delete posts at any time if we decide that they are offensive or distasteful.
Western Connecticut Health Network Expands Structural Heart Program
Stamford High School Achieves International Baccalaureate World School Status Approved to Offer Diploma Program
SilverSource golf outing raises funds to protect vulnerable seriors from eviction and support the Ride To Wellness Program
Webster Bank hires Colin Gillespie as SVP of brand marketing
With Gratitude, Fairfield County’s Community Foundation Honors Donors Enthusiasm and Dedication Abound at Annual Spring Luncheon

Top of Page

ConnecticutPlus.com is part of the Canaiden Online Media Network.
Connecticut Plus Online | Stamford Plus Online | Norwalk Plus Online | Canaiden.com | Best of Norwalk | Best of Stamford | Hauterfly Magazine | SummerCampPlus.com

Copyright ©2005-2010 Canaiden,LLC All Rights Reserved.