As the first year as a new district begins to wind down, we are already planning for the fall and looking for ways to grow both efficiently and effectively in how our students learn and how our systems function. Hiawatha will have an earlier start and release time next year, as well as an early release on Tuesdays.
Read more on the District's homepage (opens in a new browser window).
The EWSD will host a conversation and information session focused on school and community safety on Monday, April 2 from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Essex High School cafeteria.
A steering committee was formed in the fall of 2016 called Voices for Education (VFE). Made up of students, teachers, school administrators, community members, and school board representatives, VFE is in the process of being actively involved in helping to facilitate dialogue and other engagement opportunities to help the EWSD. Learn more about VFE and the activities that they are taking part in.
Donnan recently earned the Certified Education Technology Leader (CETL) designation by passing a rigorous certification exam.
Cloutier-Namdar spent a whirlwind week in Washington, D.C. joining fellow teachers of the year from around the U.S.