Letter to the Editor: HES Closure

The views stated here are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of the staff of this newspaper. (Feb. 8, 2019 ) — There has been a lot of concerned residents expressing their displeasure at the proposed closing of HES, Haddam Elementary School, in Higganum.  And recently I have seen a couple […]

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Swan Hill Hike: Feb. 10, 2019

Submitted by Kathryn Packtor. Swan Hill Hike Join us for an informational hike led by local UCONN professor Tom Worthley Sunday, February 10, 2019 at noon Meet in Haddam Elementary School parking lot Check the saveHES Facebook page or email saveHES@yahoo.com for updates Session will move indoors (place to be determined) in case of inclement […]

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Letter from Haddam BOS to RSD #17 BOE: Jan. 16, 2019

The following text is from a letter sent from The Board of Selectmen, Town of Haddam (Lizz Milardo, Larry Maggi, & Melissa Schlag) to the Regional School District #17 Board of Education Chair, Joanne Nesti on January 16, 2019: The purpose of this letter is to communicate and request information from the Board of Education […]

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RSD #17 Restructuring Plan FAQs Updated

The updated FAQs for the Regional School District #17’s Restructuring Plan, which includes the closing of Haddam Elementary School, put out by the Board of Education, can be found HERE. The FAQs were updated on Dec. 21, 2018. They are also listed below for your convenience. District Restructuring FAQ Update What will the Intermediate School […]

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RSD #17 Board of Education Meeting Notes: Dec. 18, 2018

Submitted by Ed Munster. This regular meeting of the BOE was held in the library at the HKMS in Killingworth.  Members of the RSD #17 Board in attendance were Joanne Nesti, Brenda Buzzi, Suzanne Sack, Peter Sonski, Eileen Blewett and Kathy Zandi,  Absent were Maura Wallin, Joel D’Angelo, Gerry Mathews, Eric Couture and Sue Twachtman. […]

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