Parents and teachers benefit from Emotional Intelligence expert Dr. Marc Brackett
Michael Horyczun Named Director of Communications for New Canaan Public Schools
The New Canaan High School Scholarship Foundation (NCSF) has implemented several new initiatives in honor of its 50th anniversary!
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As we enter into the holiday season, I wanted to take this opportunity to share some of the ways we're nurturing positive school climates at our schools.
No Tickets Left for Thanksgiving Day High School Football Classic but can be watched live online and on cable
On Veterans Day this year, New Canaan Public Schools honored our veterans with programs throughout the district that included several dozen Veterans visiting schools as guests of honor and speaking to students, special assemblies and programs, music performances, and hallway displays that reflecting students’ heartfelt gratitude and thanks.
Twenty New Canaan High School students were honored at the NCHS National Merit Honor Ceremony on November 2, 2016 that included National Merit Commended Scholars and National Merit Semi-finalists.
Marc Brackett, Ph.D., Director of the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence will be coming to New Canaan to speak to parents on “Emotional Intelligence: The Foundation for Raising Happy and Successful Children.”
48 NCHS students represented their school at the national Tests of Engineering Aptitude, Mathematics and Science competition.
The 2nd, 3rd, and 4th graders participated in making over 300 poppy flowers in memory of all the service men and women who died for our freedom.
Leveraging technology resources, inter-departmental collaboration, and the effort of students has resulted in authentic learning experiences previously unimaginable.
New Canaan High School AP Physics teacher Paul Reid recently shared results from this year’s International Physics Bowl.
Rain may have postponed the South School Walk to School Day scheduled for Friday...
Students in grades one through twelve will present their NCPS Celebration of the Arts Gala Concert to the community.
Mr. William S. Tesbir will assume the role of Administrator of Special Education at NCHS beginning July 1, 2016.
Ms. Lenore I. Dweck will join the New Canaan Public Schools on July 1, 2016 as the next PreK to Grade 4 Administrator of Special Education.
The 29th NCHS Senior Art Show entitled "Off We Gogh" opens April 28 and will be on display through June 10. The exhibit is open to the public and admission is free.
Ms. Devine was a wonderful teacher, mentor, coach, and role-model to her students, an outstanding professional and friend to her colleagues, and an exceptional human being.
Last day of school will be Thursday, June 16.
The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards have recognized NCHS junior Hannah Gelnaw as a 2016 National Gold Medal recipient. A number of NCHS students have received recognition for their artwork this school year.
More than 90 New Canaan Public School students will share their passions for technology at NCPS Tech Night 2016.
There will be an evening show on Friday, April 1, at 7:00 p.m., and an afternoon matinee on Saturday, April 2, at 2:00 p.m.
From February 1st through 5th, East School held a voluntary food drive to benefit Filling in the Blanks.
2016 is proving to be a year filled with recognition for excellence in the visual arts at New Canaan High School
Budget season is upon us. We encourage parents to learn more about the budget by visiting our website for up-to-date information.
NCPS Preschool is having an open house at West Elementary School on Monday, January 11.
On October 7, 2015, the Connecticut State Board of Education adopted the SAT (created by the College Board) as the annual state assessment for eleventh graders in Connecticut.
This year New Canaan Public Schools is among the 425 Schools from the United States and Canada to earn placement on the College Board’s 6th Annual AP® District Honor Roll.
We are pleased to share that on Monday night the Town Council unanimously approved full funding of the Saxe Middle School expansion and renovation project.
At Monday night’s Board of Education meeting, new members were sworn in and new officers elected.
This year's Veterans Day message on NCTV was produced by TV Broadcasting students in cooperation with junior year history students: US History, AP US History, and American Studies, and many local Veterans.
We are happy to report that on Tuesday night the Board of Finance unanimously approved the full Saxe Middle School expansion and renovation project.
Thanks to the many, many hours of planning and preparation by our PTC volunteers, East School had a full house on Saturday, October 24th for our annual East School Fall Fair.
Dr. Bryan Luizzi is very excited to announce that Matthew J. Salvestrini will assume the role of Director of Digital Learning.
Clickable link to view slideshow of June 18, 2015 graduation ceremony.
Each year, the New Canaan Education Association awards a scholarship to a high school senior.
Summer arts are back for the young members of the New Canaan community.
Saxe music teacher Sarah Gleason was thrilled to share the following news. “I am still beaming with pride for our 8th grade girls Treble Ensemble...
New Canaan High School’s Advanced Placement physics students recently participated in the 2015 AAPT International Physics Bowl Competition.
Mr. Bedard will join Saxe Middle School as Assistant Principal beginning July 1, 2015.
Ted is one of 34 scholarship recipients out of 1,701 students nominated for the scholarship.
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This year the exhibiting NCHS senior artists have decided to donate 100% of the proceeds from the sale of their artwork.
Level UP! art exhibition on display April 23 through June 8 in the NCHS Lobby Gallery.
This spring the New Canaan High School Film Club is hosting New Age Film Festival 2015.
School Superintendent, Dr. Bryan Luizzi, is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Jo-Ann Keating as the next Director of Finance and Operations for the New Canaan Public Schools.
If you live in New Canaan, expect your doorbell to ring this Sunday afternoon.
The New Canaan High School TSA/TEAMS (Tests of Engineering Aptitude, Mathematics and Science) teams recently competed in the national competition and both Varsity and JV brought home top honors.
East Elementary School recently participated in a school-wide fundraiser to benefit the Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation
There will be no shortage of energy at New Canaan High School on Thursday evening.
At the most recent Board of Education meeting on March 23, Dr. Jill Correnty presented an overview of curriculum, assessments and SBAC testing.
Superintendent of Schools Dr. Bryan Luizzi is pleased to announce the appointment of William D. Egan as the next principal of New Canaan High School effective July 1, 2015.
We recently became aware that a number of products containing cumin have been recalled by the FDA
What would you call a one-night event that occurs only in New Canaan, every other year, during which time members of the community take over the classrooms at the public high school?
Grade 3 students at West invited the school community to Be BOLD and donate to their food drive.
Congratulations to fourth graders Madeleine Ernst and Rory McCarthy who were chosen as the recipients of the Elementary Celebration of the Arts Award.
NCPS invites interested companies to submit their qualifications for architectural design services for Saxe Middle School by 3:00 pm, March 5, 2015.
On Tuesday, February 3, East School hosted its annual STEAM Night to investigate Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics connections as a learning community.
The New Canaan High School Principal Search Committee has been formed
Dear NCPS Parent, The Board of Education recently approved the Superintendent’s proposed 2015-2016 budget.
During the past few weeks New Canaan High School’s Art Department faculty has announced some very impressive student achievements.