Awards and Achievements

Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School

 

Student, Teacher, and School Awards and Achievements

 

 

· Ronald J. Simpson Award, the highest award for magnet schools in the nation given by Magnet Schools of America 2007

· Magnet Schools of America (MSA) Magnet School of Excellence 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, and 2007.

· MSA Magnet School of Distinction in 2012 and 2019

· Rotella Magnet School received the 2012 Arts Integration Award from the Arts Schools Network.

· Arts Schools Network Holiday Card contest winners 2013

· Magnet Schools of America poster contest winner, 5th grader, 2011

· Numerous publications of student art work in Artsonia publications

· Numerous poetry contest winners

· Waterbury Public Schools “Olympics of the Mind” contest champions in grades 3 or 5: 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

· Magnet Schools of America National Teacher of the Year 2010

· Magnet Schools of America National Principal of the Year 2011

· Connecticut Arts Association Art Teacher of the Year 2013

· Magnet Schools of America recognized Rotella as the most decorated magnet school in America 2004

· Arts Schools Network Exemplary School Award 2015, 2016

· AFLCT Arts Partner of the Year Award 2015

· Arts Integration Teacher of the Year Award 2015

· Arts Schools Network Teacher of the Year Award 2014

· MSA Nationally Certified Magnet School 2017

· Artwork on display in Hartford 2017

· Invention Convention State Winner grade 5 student 2017, 2018

· CAEA Teacher of the Year 2014

· Waterbury Teacher of the Year 2019

· CONNCAN Success Story School 2014

Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School
380 Pierpont Rd
Waterbury , CT 06705