OUR MISSION

Mission Statement

The mission of the Alternative Programs, in partnership with communities and families, is to provide all students the opportunity to achieve their academic potential, and to become responsible, independent, productive citizens.
 

The Alternative Programs provide a dynamic, nurturing, challenging, and safe school environment that assists all students to attain their educational, personal/social, and career goals.

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Annual Parent Survey

The annual Parent Survey is now available online in English, Spanish and Albanian. Please click on 2014-2015 Parent Survey .

Parent and Community Leadership Conference

Come join us in a celebration of parent and community leadership, including parent recognition awards, display of student logo contest art work, student jazz performance, informative workshops, and lunch served by the Culinary Arts students of Crosby and Wilby High Schools. Featuring Guest Speaker Elizabeth Williamson, Northeast Communications Director for the U.S. Department of Education. Free parking, continental breakfast, best practices in parent engagement displays, and an opportunity to meet and network with other engaged parents, along with a free gift bag for each participant and a chance to win great prizes. Pre-registration required. Contact Gladys Wright at gwright@waterbury.k12.ct.us 0r 203 574-8044 for more information. Registration form will be available at this link after April 13, 2015.

 

Box Tops for Education

Enlightenment School has enrolled in the Box Tops for Education program. Please bring in your Box Tops and hand them in to your homeroom teacher. The class with the most Box Tops and Campbells at the end of the school year will recieve a pizza party! Ask your Enlightenment staff for more information.

http://www.boxtops4education.com/

 

Smile Builders Spring Schedule

Parents: Smile Builders is a program that provides dental cleaning services to students during the school day. It is available to all students, including those with private dental insurance, HUSKY plan, or uninsured. Check the attached calendar for more information as well as dates when Smile Builders will be visiting your child's school. Flyer with calendar.

Testing Windows Announced

We are beginning our test period for the Smarter Balanced test in our schools. Each school has received information about the district’s testing window for each test and will create a building schedule based on that testing window.

 

BOE Approves 2015-2016 School Calendar

The Board of Education approved the calendar for the 2015-2016 school year at its meeting of February 5, 2015. School will begin August 26, 2015 for students. Staff will be returning for professional development on August 24 and August 25. New teacher orientation is August 17 - 19.

Pre-Kindergarten Registrations

Registrations for the public school pre-kindergarten classes will be accepted January 7, 2015 through May 29, 2015. Click here for more information.

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