Our first Town Meeting of the year was awesome! We'd like to shout out Mrs. Pittman's class for saying the Pledge of Allegiance in Mandarin and Mrs. Deroche's class for teaching us how to be STRONG with their original song. Congratulations to all our Students of the Month, Magic Mailbox winners, and students with perfect attendance!
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New Haven Blue Ribbon School! Featured
We are excited to announce that we were recognized by Mayor Toni Harp as a New Haven Blue Ribbon School! It takes a great deal of people to accomplish such an honor, so we thank our students, parents, and staff for all that you do! Thank you Mayor Toni Harp and Superintendent Dr. Reginald Mayo for commending the work of our school community.
Orientation 2017-2018 Featured
May Town Meeting Featured
At Town Meeting this month, we took time to celebrate our successes. Thank you to Ms. Minichino, Mr. Couvertier, and Mrs. Cruz for recognizing our students and teachers, and encouraging our students to celebrate that there "Ain't No Stopping Us Now" by dancing throughout the building. Check out some of our reactions to seeing our school community dance!
STEM Day! Featured
Mother's Day Luncheon Featured
City-wide Art Show Featured
Congratulations to all of our students who represented our school at the City-wide Art Show. Our artists had the opportunity to display their work for the community to see in a real gallery in New Haven. Your artwork is phenomenal. Thank you to Mrs. Schrier and Mrs. Platt for "brushing up" our art skills.
Third Quarter Recognition Ceremony Featured
Arbor Day Featured
April Town Meeting Featured
Shelter Challenge Featured
Science Fair Featured
Thank you to the teachers who facilitated many wonderful science fair projects this year. Congratulations to our winners from the following classes that will represent Strong Magnet School at the District Science Fair: Mrs. Ovalles, Mr. Couvertier, Ms. Walker, Mrs. Ieraci, Mrs. Seeley, Ms. Tabak, and Mrs. Mullally.
March Town Meeting Featured
We had an awesome time at Town Meeting this month. We were able to celebrate our Magnet School of Distinction award as well as all of our respectful students, magic mailbox winners, and students with perfect attendance. We even had a visit from Captain Attendance. Thank you to Mrs. Cappiello's class for teaching us about technology and Ms. Walkers class for entertaining us with their performance of Respect.
2nd Grade Peabody Museum Featured
Our 4th grade students did an outstanding job representing our school at the District-Wide Invention Convention at Alexion Pharmaceutical. Congratulations to Arielyz who placed first in New Haven and Clara who placed third for her! We will be routing for you in the regional competition. Thank you Alexion Pharmaceuticals for hosting us.
Magnet School of Distinction Award Featured
We are proud to announce that we have been named a National Magnet School of Distinction by Magnet Schools of America, the national association for magnet and theme-based schools. To receive a national merit award, schools are judged and scored on their demonstrated ability to raise student academic achievement, promote racial and socioeconomic diversity, provide integrated curricula and instruction, and create strong family and community partnerships that enhance the school’s magnet theme.
Seed to Salad Program Featured
Read Across America Day Featured
Check out some of the highlights from our Read Across America Day/Dr. Seuss's Birthday celebration. We are grateful to Mayor Harp and Superintendent Dr. Mayo who came to read to our classes. Thank you to United Way and Yale Health for organizing readers and providing books to our classrooms and to Ms. Mickie who worked tirelessly to "Seussify" our building.
SCSU Book Drive Featured
December Town Meeting Featured
Congratulations to the students whose magical mailbox submissions were chosen to be represented at this month's town meeting and to our students who earned perfect attendance. Thank you to Miss Ianniello and Mrs. Ieraci's classes who blew us away with their presentations on different countries and their cultures. We not only enjoyed the presentations, but learned from them as well.