Tyrrell's Take a Vet to School Day
On Tuesday, November 10th, Tyrrell honored local veteran’s in their annual Take a Vet to School Day Program. Students invited family, neighbors...
Wakelee Accepts National Blue Ribbon of Excellence Award
Earlier this week, Wakelee Principal Robert Nagashima and other Wakelee representatives were honored at a banquet in Washington D.C. by the U.S. Department...
FES - Kindergarten Visits the Apple Orchard
Frisbie kindergarteners visited the local apple orchard and pumpkin fields at Roger's Orchard.
FES - 5th Grade Pumpkin Decorating Contest
Frisbie 5th Grade Winners of the Pumpkin Decorating Contest!
FES - October Golden Ticket Winners
Frisbie's October Golden Ticket Winners. A student from each grade level class is selected each month to receive a golden ticket. The students...
Anti-Bullying Rally at Wakelee
On Thursday, Wakelee School held an Anti-Bullying Rally that culminated in donating money to the Wolcott Dog Pound. The money was raised by selling...
WHS - Senior Class Halloween Contest
View slideshow of the annual senior class Halloween costume contest here
The Peanuts Movie Writer Visits Tyrrell
On Wednesday, November 4th, Neil Uliano, writer and producer of The Peanuts Movie, visited Tyrrell to talk to students about the film making and writing...
Literacy Day at Wakelee
On Friday, October 30th, Wakelee students celebrated Reading with Literacy Day activities. Students dressed as their favorite super heroes and read...
AES Halloween Fun
On Friday October 30th Aloctt held its annual Halloween Parade led by Mr. Simpson(a.k.a. Captain Alcott).
The kids and staff all had a terrific time...
FES - October Students of the Month
Frisbie's students of the month for October, 2015.
Wakelee Student Newspaper - October 2015
Below is the link to the Wakelee Student Newspaper.
It was created by the students, for the students.
Wakelee Student Newspaper - October 2015
Tyrrell's Honor Choir
On October 24th, twelve students from Tyrrell Middle School participated in the Connecticut American Choral Director Association’s Honor Choir at...
WHS - Relay for Life Making Strides Walk
The Relay for Life team participated in the Greater Waterbury Making Strides Walk on Sunday, October 18th at Library Park. This event had a huge turnout...
WHS - Math Team Meet
The Math Team competed in their first away meet of the season! Our students scored higher than 4 other teams in our league! Way to go Mathletes!
WHS - Red Ribbon Week
During the week of October 26 through October 30, Wolcott High School is participating in Red Ribbon Week. This purpose of the campaign is to raise awareness...
WHS - Athletics News
The girls’ soccer team held their Pink Game on October 9th versus Holy Cross. With raffles and a bake sale they raised over $250 for the Making...
WHS - Phyllis Jones Memorial Fundraiser
The Phyllis Jones Memorial Fundraiser Ziti Dinner will be held on November 17th from 4:30-7pm. The proceeds will benefit a scholarship in memory of Mrs....
Wakelee Halloween Party
On Friday evening, Wakelee held its annual Halloween Party. Students dressed up in their costumes and enjoyed an evening with family and friends....
Wildlife Encounters at Wakelee
This morning at Wakelee, Wildlife Encounters hosted a school wide assembly. Wildlife Encounters delivers the extremely popular Wildlife Encounters...
FES - 4th Grade Community Project
As a grade-level community service project, Frisbie 4th grade students created 200 treat bags for veterans at the West Haven VA hospital.
FES - Kindergarteners Practice Gymnastics
Frisbie Students learned all about gymnastics in their Physical Education class.
Tyrrell Goes the Extra MIle
6th and 8th grade students completed the mile run at the Wolcott High School track on October 15th, October 16th, and October 22nd. The purpose of the...
Tyrrell NJHS Officers Announced
Attention all National Junior Honors Society Students
The faculty council has reviewed the officer applications and are pleased to announce the officers...
AES Town Meeting and Pink Out Day
On Friday October 23rd Alcott had its October Town Meeting. This months theme was the Good Character Pillar of Caring. Our fifth and second graders presented...
Wakelee Decorates Pumpkins
This month, Wakelee School held its annual pumpkin decorating contest. Teachers and Kindergarten students decorated pumpkins to celebrate Halloween...
AES Kindergarten visits March Farms
Kindergartners at Alcott enjoyed a fun day of apple picking, playing on the playground, and enjoying different fall activities at March Farms on October...
AES Fall Festival Fun
A great time was had by staff, students and families at Alcott's Fall Festival on Friday October 16th at Peterson Park.
Another successful event held...
AES Fourth Grade Kicks off Mile Run
Ms. Mango's class faced the chilly morning and ran their best as the first class to perform the mile run at the High School this year.
FES - Summer Reading Reward
Frisbie Principal, Mr. Norcross, ‘zip-lines’ through students throwing water balloons to celebrate 100% student participation in the Summer...
FES - First Graders Sequence Activity
Frisbie first graders did leaf rubbings and created their own trees to practice sequence of events for Autumn.
FES - 4th Grade Male Mile Winner
Frisibe 4th Grade Student, Andrew Rocca - Top Male Runner - mile time of 6:29!
FES - 4th Grade - Top Female Runner
Frisbie 4th Grader - Mikaela LePage - Top Girl Runner - 8:20 mile time!
A.E.S. Pumpkins and Scarecrows
Alcott school was ready for their Fall Festival on Friday October 16th.
Each classroom decorated a pumpkin or scarecrow...or both to be auctioned off...
Tyrrell's October Students of the Month
Congratulations to the Tyrrell Middle School October Students of the Month!
Megan Prescott ...
AES Kindergartner's had a visit from Fireman Thies during fire prevention week
Mr. Thies came to talk with the kindergarten students about fire safety and what it is like to be a firefighter. He showed us all of his gear and...
Tyrrell Cross Country Season Underway
Members of the girls Cross Country team warmed up as a group at their recent meet against Rochambeau Middle School. Both the Boys and Girls XC season...
Tyrrell Project Explore News
Juli is one of our first “Perplexor Queens” for Project Explore. Solving logic puzzles……
7th graders working on NewzBrain...
Hispanic Heritage Month at Tyrrell
On Friday, October 9th, in observance of Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15th - October 15th), Spanish classes attended an assembly by Ecuadorean-born...
Wakelee Super Readers for September
The following Wakelee Students were named Super Readers for the Month of September.
Juliet Ciampi, Ethan Hamel, Ella Strahowski, Jeffrey Doyle, Cameron...
Wakelee Grade 2 Visits Peterson Park
Mrs. Talbot's class took a field trip to Wolcott's Peterson Park. The students took a nature walk and collected leaves for a future math lesson....
Wakelee Celebrates Reading with JamboRead
On Friday, Wakelee School celebrated reading by having their annual JamboRead activities and assembly. Students were rewarded for meeting summer...
FES - Wolcott Fire Department Visits
Wolcott firefighters show Frisbie students the fire protection uniform as they discuss fire safety.
Tansy the Tornado at Tyrrell's Homeroom Breakfast
Here are some images from our first Terrific Tornado Homeroom Breakfast!!! I met with each homeroom and congratulated them on all...
AES has visit from W.A.M.S.
Students and staff from W.A.M.S. came to Alcott school to talk to the 5th graders about their middle school programs in preparation for their middle school...
Tyrrell Parent Information Night
On Tuesday, October 6th, Tyrrell staff was on hand to hold an information night focused on Guidance and Unified Arts classes. Please see the attached...
Wakelee Fire Prevention Month
The Fight'n Third from the Wolcott Company 3 Volunteer Fire Department paid a visit to Wakelee School on Wednesday. The firemen taught the students...
Tyrrell Physical Fitness Testing Preparations
All 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students have been preparing for the CT Physical Fitness Tests that are administered in October. Students will be tested on...
Wakelee 2nd Graders Create Dramatic Pictures of Classroom Rules
Mrs. Ciarleglio’s students had fun working in groups to create Tableaus (a human frozen reenactment) of classroom routines and rules.
AES Kindergarten S.T.E.M. lesson
Students in kindergarten worked on a STEM activity to build 2 D and 3 D shapes using pretzels and marshmallows to correspond with their math unit, The...
FES - Pizza Winners!
Frisbie had their drawing for free personal size pizzas from Five Guys Flippin’ Pies! In order to have a chance to win, students had to turn...
FES - September Golden Ticket Winners
Pictured are Frisbie's September Golden Ticket Winners. A student from each grade level class is selected each month to receive a golden ticket....
Wakelee K visits Norton Brothers Farm
Friday, September 25th, Miss Stec's Kindergarten Class took a field trip to Norton Brothers Farm in Cheshire. The students enjoyed a hay ride and...
Wakelee Awarded Blue Ribbon School
Dear Parents and Guardians,
I have attached a press release informing you that Wakelee School has been named a 2015 National Blue Ribbon School by the...
AES First Graders Celebrate Johnny Appleseed Day
First Graders celebrated Johnny Appleseed Day with an Apple Extravaganza! They worked on apple themed worksheets, poems and songs. They also had many...
FES - Students of the Month
Frisbie Students in grades 3rd - 5th that were selected as the September Students of Month in their classrooms.
FES - 4th Grade Fitness Club Students
Frisbie 4th Grade Fitness Club members
FES - Kindergarten Letter "S"
Frisbie Kindergarten students enjoying a "Swimmy Snack" for the letter "S" day.
WHS - National Merit Scholarship Commendation
Wolcott High School senior Matej Stojanov received a National Merit Scholarship Letter of Commendation in recognition of his outstanding academic promise. ...
Wakelee Grade 2 Works on Teamwork Skills
Wakelee Grade 2 - Teamwork Cup Stacking Challenge
Mrs. Matozzo’s second graders worked together, using accountable talk, to complete the Cup Stacking...
FES-Respect Card Winners
Frisbie Students selected for their respectful behavior in school during the month of September.
Tyrrell Morning Announcers Visit FOXCT
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FES - Duck Race Winners
Frisbie students who were winners at the Frisbie Duck Race.
FES - Honey Pot Winners
Frisbie Winners of the Honey Pot Drawing. Students are choosen because of the respectful behavior they have displayed in school.
FES - Kindergarten Letter M
Kindergarten students create Marshmallow Monsters for the letter "M" week!
Art Integration at Wakelee
In Art Integration, Mrs. Valovcin’s third graders have been learning about different types of landforms in Social Studies. During our new Art Integration...
WHS - Student Government
The Student Government held school wide elections on Thursday September 10th, had its first meeting on Thursday September 17th, and will elect officers...
WHS - Public Speaking Students
Public speaking students are writing speeches to enter into the VFW Voice of Democracy. "Since 1947, the voice of Democracy has been the Veterans...
WHS - Relay for Life
During a successful Back to School Night, the Relay for Life team raised over $100 towards their goal while selling Gum Grams to the parents.
WHS - Community Service Club
The Community Service Club has been collecting ShopRite card numbers for ShopRite for Education. When parents shop at participating ShopRite locations,...
WHS - Counseling Department News
All seniors are now registered on the Common App. There were over 40 parents that attended the College Planning Night on Sept 15th. All sophomore...
WHS - Sports News
The WHS Fall Athletic Teams honored over forty of our local first responders at a halftime ceremony at our first home varsity football game on 9/11. The...
Mr.Simpson makes a SPLASH at Alcott!
On Friday September 18th, the entire student body and staff had the opportunity to "dunk" Mr. Simpson as a reward for reaching 100% on the Governor's...
FES - 4th and 5th Grade Fitness
Frisbie Fall Fitness Assembly - Students in 5th grade were recognized for having passed all four fitness tests last year!
Wakelee Canopy Gets a Facelift
The Wakelee Elementary School canopy is still under construction, but this week it got one step closer to completion. The new structure gives students...
Tyrrell Students Visit Florida
Some of last year’s 7th grade students had the opportunity to travel to the Florida Keys and Everglades to experience science first hand. ...
5th Grade Science Lesson
Ms. Bredice's 5th Graders are learning about the phases of the moon and used Oreos to depict each of the eight phases.
2nd Grade STEM lesson
Second grade has begun a unit on Fairy Tales. After reading The Three Little Pigs, the students worked on a STEM activity in groups. They...
FES - Summer Pizza Winners!
Frisbie had their first drawing for free personal size pizzas from Five Guys Flippin’ Pies! In order to have a chance to win, students had...
FES - 2nd Grade Goals
Second grade students at Frisbie created personal goals for the school year. Students wrote their goals and created a poster of themselves. Goals...
Wakelee PAW Winners - August
The following students earned Wakelee PAWS for the Week of 8/31.
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Wakelee Technology Integration
Today, September 3rd, marked the first meeting of the Wakelee Grades 4-5 Technology Integration Group. Grades 4 and 5 students were introduced to...
Wakelee Welcomes New Kindergartners
Last week, Wakelee Elementary School welcomed many new faces at the Kindergarten level. The new students came in excited and ready to learn. The...
BACK TO SCHOOL PICNIC
On Friday August 28th Alcott held a Back to School/Meet Mr. Simpson picnic at Petrson Park.
We had an outstanding turnout and a great time was had by...
Frisbie - New Kindergarten Class
Superintendent Macary meets students from the incoming kindergarten class at Frisbie on the first day of school.
Officer Gorman Pays a Visit to Wakelee Grade 4
Today, Friday August 28th, Wolcott Police Officer Tom Gorman paid a visit to the Wakelee Computer Lab. Officer Gorman worked with the Grade 4 students...
WHS - First Day of School
WHS students are happy to be be back! Best wishes for a great 2015-2016 school year!!
First Day of School 2015
Alcott students and staff are getting back in the swing of things as we start the new school year! Mr.Simpson has been around introducing himself and...
Wakelee First Day of School
Students were all smiles as they stepped off the bus and into Wakelee for their first day of school. Teachers were at their doors to welcome their...