SAT scores dropped below 500 for the first time in 4 years for ELA. (Math dropped from 529 to 482 as well).
Full article in The Hartford Courant….these are the LOWEST SAT scores of any region school district in Connecticut. This should help you understand why the Region One grammar schools send only 58% of the students graduating to H.V.R.H.S!
Sec. 10-232. Restrictions on employment of members of board of education. Notwithstanding the provisions of any special act to the contrary, no member of the board of education shall be employed for compensation by the board of which he or she is a member in any position in the school system. If any member of such board is employed contrary to the provisions of this section, the office to which he or she was elected or appointed shall become vacant. No provision of this section shall be construed to prohibit any member of a board of education from serving as a member of any school building committee established by a town or regional school district to undertake a school building project as defined in section 10-282.
Click on video link below, scroll to approximately 38:51 to view the total, blatant, breaking a a Connecticut State Statute (law) by the Region One Chair, The Region One Superintendent, and The Cornwall representative to the Region One Board.
A complaint has been filed with the Connecticut State Attorney Generals Office, if anyone else wants to file a similar complaint:
“Region One Board gives Superintendent an “NYP”
Region One Board has voted to defer action on Pam Vogel’s 2 year extension
….As Robin Hood Radio first reported on Wednesday evening the Region One Board has deferred action until September any action on the Superintendents request for a new 2 year contract while her current contract is still in place….no reasons given after the executive session….we will watch this unfold with great interest….and keep you up to date……