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Fall Practice Begins: Ellington, Somers Title Histories/Schedules  Ellington, CT Patch

Ellington, Somers Fall Sports: Past Titles, Skeds - Ellington-Somers, CT - A look at the fall state title history for Ellington and Somers high school teams, plus the ...



Get to Know Your State Roads In North-Central Connecticut  Patch.com

Get to Know Your State Roads In North-Central CT - Stafford-Willington, CT - An informative series on Patch providing facts and figures on some of the state ...



Final Honor Roll of 2018-19 Posted at Ellington High School  Ellington, CT Patch

Final Honor Roll Posted at Ellington High School - Ellington-Somers, CT - Top academic achievers for the fourth quarter of 2018-19 are recognized.



Ellington High graduation | Newsletters  Journal Inquirer

Grads grab a photo together prior to the Ellington High School graduation ceremony, Friday, June 14, 2019. From left, Margaret Andreyeva, Nina Colon, Emily ...



School Administrators Appointed In Ellington  Ellington, CT Patch

ELLINGTON, CT — Four new school system administrators were appointed by the Ellington Board of Education Wednesday, school system officials said.



Ellington 2019-20 School Calendar: Key Dates and Bus Routes  Ellington, CT Patch

Ellington 2019-20 School Calendar and Bus Routes - Ellington-Somers, CT - See the Ellington Public Schools calendar and bus routes for the 2019-20 ...



Ellington Grads Urged To Enjoy Life  Hartford Courant

Ellington High School's Graduates Encouraged To Enjoy Life.



Ellington High School Posts 2nd Quarter Honor Roll  Ellington, CT Patch

ELLINGTON, CT — The following students were named to the second-quarter honor roll at Ellington High School. Grade 12. High Honors. Subscribe. Preston ...



Ellington Class of 2019 looks back and ahead | Newsletters  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — It was a day of looking back, reflection, and celebration for the Ellington High School Class of 2019 as they celebrated four years of ...



Ellington High School Posts 2018-19 First Quarter Honor Roll  Ellington, CT Patch

ELLINGTON — The following students were named to the first-quarter 2018-19 honor roll at Ellington High School. Grade 12. High Honors. Subscribe. Preston ...



Armed School Security Officer Approved For 2019-20 In Ellington  Ellington, CT Patch

Armed School Security Officer Approved For EHS - Ellington-Somers, CT - An armed school security officer will be part of a comprehensive safety plan in ...



Ellington, Rockville Tennis Teams Square Off  Hartford Courant

Ellington and Rockville Girls Tennis Teams Match Up On May 6.



Ellington school board appoints 4 administrators | Ellington  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Four new administrators, three of whom are the result of internal promotions, were unanimously appointed by the Board of Education at its ...



Ellington superintendent proposes $39.7M budget with 3.8% increase  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — School Superintendent Scott Nicol has proposed a $39.7 million budget for 2019-20, which represents an increase of about 3.8 percent, or $1.4 ...



Ellington Community Theatre To Perform Wizard Of Oz  Ellington, CT Patch

Ellington Community Theatre Performs Wizard of Oz - Ellington-Somers, CT - Enjoy this beloved American Classic presented by the multi-generational Ellington ...



Ellington Softball Team Playing Hard  Hartford Courant

The Ellington High School softball team jumped out to a 6-1 start of the season. Strong senior leadership and talented underclassmen make the Knights a ...



Principal Seemingly Out at Ellington High School  Ellington, CT Patch

Principal Seemingly Out at Ellington High School - Ellington-Somers, CT - The superintendent of schools will be taking over for a month until a planned ...



OKP To Perform Student-Penned Musical  Hartford Courant

Ellington High School senior Grace Palmer wrote, and is directing, the Opening Knight Players' musical, Home, which will debut on Feb. 8. The story is of a ...



Ellington High School teacher resigns after committing sexually suggestive activity  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — A high school English teacher is resigning at the end of this school year after an investigation found her to have created a “hostile” educational ...



Tolland, Ellington Battle In Scrimmage  Hartford Courant

Photos: Tolland hosts Ellington in girls lacrosse scrimmage.



Ellington Finance Board plans to cut budget by $303000  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Board of Finance Chairman John Rachek announced at a public hearing Tuesday on the proposed nearly $61.5 million budget for 2019-20 that ...



Ellington to host presentation on sex trafficking  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — A presentation on how to spot the warning signs of sex trafficking will be held Thursday in response to the arrest last fall of Simon Hessler, the ...



Ellington Turf War Ends, Referendum Results Tabulated  Ellington, CT Patch

Ellington Turf War Ends, Referendum Results In - Ellington-Somers, CT - A funding question for Town Hall renovations was also on Tuesday's ballot.



Ellington Indoor Track Team Competes At State Open  Hartford Courant

Ellington High School's indoor track team took part in the CIAC State Open, on Feb. 16.



Ellington Obituary: Angela Albee, 25  Ellington, CT Patch

Ellington Obituary: Angela Albee, 25 - Ellington-Somers, CT - Angie had recently become certified as a Registered Medical Assistant through Asnuntuck ...



Ellington High School locked down for drug sweep  WFSB

Ellington High School was locked down on Wednesday morning for a drug sweep.



Opening Knight Players To Perform 'Xanadu'  Hartford Courant

“It's literally just a joke,” said Claire Palmer, of the musical Xanadu, which she and the rest of the Opening Knight Players are preparing to perform. “It's 100 ...



Ellington High School's 'U-Knighted Week' promotes diversity, acceptance, unity  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The high school concluded its fourth annual “U-Knighted Week” on Friday, and students say the event is influencing campus culture throughout ...



Ellington students, staff seeing the benefits of mindfulness  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The school day at Windermere Elementary School begins almost exactly as one could predict a typical elementary school day to begin — but ...



Ellington High School Posts Honor Roll  Patch.com

Ellington High School Posts Honor Roll - Ellington-Somers, CT - See who the top students are at Ellington High School for the first-quarter of the 2017-18 ...



Optimism on lights for football field: Ellington schools assessing using donated fixtures  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Superintendent of Schools Scott Nicol said the school administration supports — in concept — the utilization of two donated light fixtures for the ...



'Wizard Of Oz' To Be Performed  Hartford Courant

Summer Theater Troupe To Perform The Wizard of Oz.



2 Seattle High School Bands In Essentially Ellington Competition  Patch.com

2 Seattle High School Bands In Competition - Seattle, WA - The prestigious Essentially Ellington competition happens at Lincoln Center in New York in May.



Search for new principal at Ellington High School is underway  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Superintendent of Schools Scott Nicol announced to the Board of Education on Wednesday that the search for a new high school principal is ...



Ellington/Somers Election Results 2018: How Locals Voted  Ellington, CT Patch

Ellington/Somers Election Results 2018 - Ellington-Somers, CT - Local voters flocked to the polls to elect a new governor and decide local, state and national ...



Class of 2018 advised to persevere and rise above challenges  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Over 160 students graduating from Ellington High School Friday were told by class salutatorian Matthew Phillips to persevere and rise above ...



Bryan C. Alexander  Hartford Courant

Bryan Charles Alexander "Pops", beloved husband of Tracy (Anderson) Alexander, passed away unexpectedly and far too soon on March 30, 2019 from doing ...



Newark Academy Band To Compete In 24th Annual Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition & Festival  New Jersey Stage

(LIVINGSTON, NJ) -- Jazz at Lincoln Center has announced that Newark Academy is among 15 finalists who will compete in the 24th Annual Essentially ...



Ellington High School Names Fourth-Quarter Honor Students  Patch.com

ELLINGTON, CT — Ellington High School has released its fourth-quarter honor roll: Grade 12. High honors. Subscribe. Kevin Barrett, Madyson Bechard, ...



Ellington High School Student Killed in Plainville Crash  NBC Connecticut

Grief counselors were available at Ellington High School Monday after a 17-year-old student was killed in a car crash in Plainville over the weekend.



Ellington Girl Joins JV Football Team as Wide Receiver  NBC Connecticut

Ellington High School sophomore Caroline Milanovich surprised both of her parents this past summer when she told them she'd signed up to play JV football.



Ellington High School teacher suspended for rest of school year, but officials won't say why  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — An Ellington High School Latin teacher has been suspended without pay for the rest of the school year for undisclosed reasons, according to a ...



WHartford administrator to be new principal at Ellington High  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The Board of Education has appointed John Guidry as the new principal of Ellington High School with a start date of July 1.



Ellington redefines homework  WFSB

Ellington has redefined and changed the way most think of homework.



Sex trafficking experts tell how to spot red flags  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Experts explained to a crowd of about 50 people on Thursday evening the red flags of sex trafficking during an event hosted by the town in ...



Community mourns 17-year-old Ellington High School student who died in accident in Plainville  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The community is in mourning today after 17-year-old Ellington High School senior Olivia Wentworth was killed Saturday night in an automobile ...



Ellington residents fight back over turf field cancellation  FOX61 Hartford

ELLINGTON -- There's a turf war going on in Ellington. Earlier this year Ellington town officials were notified of a proposal to build a $2.6 million astroturf field on ...



Ellington Obituary: Daniel Williams, 29  Ellington, CT Patch

Daniel "Danny" Williams, 29, of Ellington, passed away suddenly at his home on Monday, September 17, 2018. He was born in Manchester on September 19, ...



Ellington High School Ranked Among Top 100 in Connecticut  Patch.com

Ellington-Somers, CT - Niche Rankings recently released its "Best Public High Schools" list. Do you agree with the rankings?



Look up how your school performs under Connecticut's annual statewide assessment  Hartford Courant

The Connecticut State Department of Education has released the latest results from the Next Generation Accountability System. See how your school did.



Rise Above Hosts An Evening Of Art, Culture  Hartford Courant

The Rise Above Student Leadership Group hosted a Gallery Night at the Ellington Senior Center, on Feb 23, featuring local artists and musicians.



These CT Schools Prepare Students Best For College: New Report  Patch.com

Top 169 CT Schools That Prep Students For College - Across Connecticut, CT - A new report ranks the top 169 schools in Connecticut on how they best prepare ...



Ellington teacher resigns after investigation found she took excessive days off, sent explicit emails  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — An Ellington High School biology teacher is resigning at the end of this school year following an investigation into excessive absences and ...



Show Shoutout: William H. Hall High School  FOX61 Hartford

This morning, we're giving a shoutout to William H. Hall High School in West Hartford! They are finalists for the 24th Annual Essentially Ellington High School Jaz ...



School-By-School Vaccination Rates In CT Released | Across Connecticut, CT  Patch.com

CONNECTICUT — The State Department of Health released a school-by-school list of vaccination rates in Connecticut. The decision comes after a number of ...



Somers Runner Wins State Cross Country Championship  Ellington, CT Patch

Somers Runner Wins State Cross Country Crown - Ellington-Somers, CT - Teams from Ellington High School also fared very well at the CIAC class meets Friday ...



Ellington High School Student Dead After Tubing Accident  Hartford Courant

ELLINGTON — A 14-year-old girl died Saturday while tubing with her father in a white water section of a Hudson River tributary in New York's Catskill forest ...



Two Major Projects Discussed For Ellington  Hartford Courant

Ellington residents packed into Center School to hear about two projects – the addition of a turf field and lighting system at Ellington High School and an addition ...



Bomb Threat Prompts Evacuation at Ellington High School During Dance Recital  NBC Connecticut

Ellington High School was evacuated Sunday afternoon due to a written bomb threat found at the school during a dance recital.



Ellington man killed in Vermont skiing crash  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Christian Hanlon, 39, an active member of the Church of St. Luke, died while skiing Sunday in Vermont, according to his obituary. Hanlon lived in ...



Ellington High School Names 3Q Honor Roll  Patch.com

ELLINGTON, CT - Ellington High School has announced its third-quarter honor roll for the 2015-16 academic year: Grade 12. High Honors. Subscribe. Nicholas ...



'It's in God's hands' | Crime & Courts  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — For Cynthia Margotta, the grief and loss she feels on the eve of the three-year anniversary of the murder of her daughter Connie Dabate is ever ...



Newark Academy Gears Up For National High School Jazz Band Competition with Intensive Workshop  New Jersey Stage

(LIVINGSTON, NJ) -- On Wednesday, March 27, Newark Academy, one of the 15 national finalists competing in Jazz at Lincoln Center's 24th Annual Essentially ...



Principal steps back from post, but offers no reason  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Ellington High School Principal Neil Rinaldi announced Tuesday in a letter to parents and students that he will be serving in the position “on a ...



FOX61 EXCLUSIVE: Ambulance chief speaks out following the arrest of man accused of having a ‘sex dungeon’  FOX61 Hartford

HARTFORD -- The fall out continues in Ellington following the arrest of Simon Hessler, the man accused of having a sex dungeon. FOX61 met up with Peter ...



Ellington High School Expected to Receive Funding for Turf Fields, Lights  Patch.com

Ellington-Somers, CT - Sen. Tim Larson said he expects the State Bond Commission to approve $1 million at its Jan. 29 meeting.



Area high schools take three of 15 spots in Super Bowl' of national jazz competitions  WMSN Fox 47 Madison

SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. - Three southern Wisconsin high schools are among 15 chosen to attend a national jazz competition and festival in New York this spring.



Ellington High School Athletes Receive Postseason Honors  Patch.com

Ellington-Somers, CT - A total of 21 Knights earned recognition as all-conference performers for the fall 2015 season.



Rockville Rotary Rose Sale Benefits Scholars  Hartford Courant

Over its 37 years, the Rotary Club of Rockville's Rose Sale has delivered more than $100,000 in scholarships to students at Ellington, Rockville, and Tolland ...



Ellington graduates encouraged to impact the world as they 'seize the future'  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Though their field of influence may be small at the moment, the more than 200 graduates of Ellington High School were encouraged Tuesday to ...



Ellingtons Meaney Heading to Boys Nation Program  Patch.com

ELLINGTON, CT — Ellington High School senior Daniel Meaney has been selected to participate as a senator in The American Legion's Boys Nation Program.



Ellington Chuck Wagon serves up homestyle meals as 'hub' of the town  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Kostas “Gus” Voukounas, owner of the Chuck Wagon restaurant at 12 Church St., said he tries to keep prices reasonable since he has a lot of ...



Darien Named CTs 3rd Best Public High School: New Ranking  Darien, IL Patch

CT's Top Public High Schools: New Ranking - Darien, CT - Niche.com recently released its annual list of the 100 best public high schools in Connecticut.



School site purchase OK'd | South Windsor  Journal Inquirer

SOUTH WINDSOR — The town is moving ahead with the purchase of 7 acres on Ellington Road for $350000, which would become the site of the proposed new ...



What’s Right with Schools: Cheshire High School Ram Roasters  WTNH.com

A cup of coffee can boost anyone's day. At Cheshire High School, it's not the caffeine that gives everyone a lift, it's the students who serve it.



Ellington Grads Encouraged To Change The World  Hartford Courant

The Ellington High School class of 2017 had a lot to reflect on as the graduates took part in the commencement exercises on June 13.



Manchester Obituary: Robert Tedford, 67  Manchester, CT Patch

Manchester Obituary: Robert Tedford, 67 - Manchester, CT - Bob worked for the Town of Ellington as the Recreation Director for 43 years.



After-Prom Party Leads to Charges for Ellington Woman  Patch.com

After-Prom Party Leads to Charges for Resident - Ellington-Somers, CT - A teen was charged with drunken driving in a related arrest, state police said.



'Peter Pan' Comes To Ellington  Hartford Courant

Those familiar with the story of Peter Pan will certainly be entertained by Ellington Community Theatre's upcoming production on July 26-28.



Ellington graduates  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — These students graduated Friday from Ellington High School:



Heres How Every CT High School Ranks By County: U.S. News  Patch.com

Here's How CT High Schools Rank: U.S. News - Across Connecticut, CT - See how your high school compares to others nearby in this new list from U.S. News ...



Vernon Man Charged With Sexual Assault On A Pregnant Woman  Vernon, CT Patch

Vernon Man Accused Of Violent Sexual Assault - Vernon, CT - A Vernon man is accused of sexually assaulting a pregnant woman, a warrant states.



List of parades, ceremonies and events for Memorial Day  WFSB

Cities and towns across Connecticut are hosting Memorial Day ceremonies and parades this weekend.



Amity Regional Among CTs Top 20 Public High Schools: New Ranking  Orange, CT Patch

CT's Top Public High Schools: New Ranking - Orange, CT - Niche.com recently released its annual list of the 100 best public high schools in Connecticut.



Ellington Remembers Teen Killed in ATV Accident  NBC Connecticut

Ellington residents gathered at the high school Tuesday night to release balloons and remember a 19-year-old former student who lost his life in an ATV ...



At Last, Coventry Co-op Gets Its Win Over Ellington  Hartford Courant

COVENTRY — A year ago, Ellington defeated the co-op team of Coventry, Windham Tech, Bolton and Lyman Memorial for the last time on Thanksgiving.



State grades every school district and three-quarters see a drop  The CT Mirror

The large majority of public schools and school districts in the state earned worse grades this year than last on the state's annual assessment of school ...



South Windsor High School Hall Of Fame Honors Significant Graduates  Hartford Courant

Local achievers will be honored at the seventh annual South Windsor Hall of Fame dinner, on March 2. The celebration will be at Maneeley's Banquet and ...



What’s Right with Schools: Sound School Scuba Diving  WTNH.com

When it comes to school uniforms, scuba gear is a popular choice at the Sound School in New Haven.



Meet the vendor: Tolland couple churning out pounds of Shiitake mushrooms  Journal Inquirer

Donna and Jack Yurgel of Tolland were fixtures at farmers markets, selling their “regular” vegetables like beans, tomatoes, and squash. Then, an attempt at an ...



Opening Knight Players Revamp 'A Charlie Brown Christmas'  Hartford Courant

The Opening Knight Players of Ellington High School are presenting their annual production of "A Charlie Brown Christmas" on Dec. 1-3.



Inspirational One-Handed Hockey Player Defying the Odds  Patch.com

One-Handed Hockey Player Defying the Odds - Ellington-Somers, CT - Despite a difficult physical challenge, freshman Caden Gesualdi is experiencing ...



Announcing The 23rd Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition And Festival Winners  Broadway World

Jazz at Lincoln Center proudly announces the three top-placing high school jazz bands in the nation that took the highest honors tonight at the prestigious 23rd ...



Ellington High School Opening Knight Players Present Anything Goes  Patch.com

Press Release. All aboard for the Opening Knight Players' production of the first-class musical comedy, ANYTHING GOES! Romance is in the air on the ocean ...



Excessive Heat Led to Early School Dismissals, Opening Cooling Centers  NBC Connecticut

With temperatures soaring Monday, many school districts dismissed students early and some towns have opened cooling centers.



Cox leads Connecticut Women’s Amateur  CTPost

STRATFORD — The scores were not pretty on the first day of the 54th Women's Amateur at Oronoque Country Club. But the name at the top of them was a ...



EW school officials warn of deficit due to special ed costs  Journal Inquirer

EAST WINDSOR — Schools Superintendent Christine DeBarge and Board of Education Chairwoman Catherine Simonelli warned the Board of Selectmen on ...



State Makes Money Available to Help With Crumbling Foundations  NBC Connecticut

Homeowners with crumbling foundations are one step closer to getting state aid.



A former ANC commissioner is fighting bus shelters in Georgetown  Greater Greater Washington

This article was first published on The Georgetown Metropolitan on April 29, 2019. A former ANC commissioner is attempting to wage a war against the ...



Mr. EHS Crowned  Hartford Courant

Eleven of Ellington High School's finest young men competed for the title of Mr. EHS in a competition held at the school on March 4.



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