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CREC Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts Student Awarded Wallace Stevens Student Poetry Scholarship
03/28/2018
Daniel Diaz-Villafane of Hartford, and a junior at CREC Greater Academy of the Arts, will receive a $1,000 college scholarship from The Hartford Friends of Wallace Stevens at the 55th Wallace Stevens Poetry Program on March 29 at 1:30 p.m. at CREC Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts High School.
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Students Rock Socks for Puerto Rico
02/22/2018
Fifteen students at Bloomfield’s CREC Metropolitan Learning Center for Global and International Studies (MLC) are taking action as global citizens. They’re going to Puerto Rico to help homeowners repair roofs that were damaged by Hurricane Maria in September.
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CREC Student Marissa Guzzo Named Candidate in U.S. Presidential Scholars Program
01/30/2018
Marissa Guzzo, a graduating senior at CREC Greater Hartford Academy of Mathematics and Science, Windsor, and Suffield High School, is one of more than 4,500 candidates in the 2018 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program.
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South Windsor Fire Department Donates Truck to CREC PSA Civic Leadership High School
01/23/2018
When a firetruck reaches the end of its useful life, the vehicle is often auctioned off, used for parts or sent to the scrap yard. But one firetruck is headed into retirement in a heated garage at PSA Civic Leadership High School in Enfield, where its job will be to inspire and teach new generations of firefighters.
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CREC Computer Science Teacher Awarded during 2017 Computer Science Education Week
12/14/2017
Heather Sutkowski, a computer science teacher at CREC Montessori Magnet School, Hartford, was selected from a pool of 1,000 nominees to receive the "Making an Impact in Computer Science" award in the “Teacher” category from the Computer Science Teachers Association (CSTA) and Code.org .
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CREC Academy of Aerospace and Engineering Students Win 2017 Congressional App Challenge
12/12/2017
On Dec. 7, Congressman Joe Courtney (CT-02) announced that a team of students from CREC's Academy of Aerospace and Engineering have won the 2017 Congressional App Challenge for the Second Congressional District of Connecticut.
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PSA Civic Leadership High School Launches New Theme
12/08/2017
The CREC Public Safety Academy (PSA) has been renamed PSA Civic Leadership High School. It remains an interdistrict magnet school operated by the Capitol Region Education Council (CREC).
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CREC Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts Middle School Recognized as Model Professional Learning Community at Work™
11/17/2017
For the second consecutive year, CREC Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts Middle School, Hartford, was named by Solution Tree, an educational publishing and professional development company, as a Model Professional Learning Community at Work™ (PLC) for its sustained success in raising student achievement.
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CREC Two Rivers Middle School Students Visit Iowa State University for Insight on Space-Bound Algae
06/12/2017
A group of eighth graders from CREC Two Rivers Magnet Middle School, whose algae experiment will fly into space this summer, visited Iowa State University recently to get some insight from algae experts.
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CREC Aerospace Wins First and Third at 2017 Connecticut Science & Engineering Fair
05/10/2017
The CREC Academy of Aerospace and Engineering captured first and third place in the physical sciences division of the 2017 Connecticut Science & Engineering Fair at Quinnipiac University.
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CREC Discovery Design Lab
Discovery Design Lab Offers Opportunity for Hands-On Learning
11/09/2016
Deciding what materials to use when building a boat is not an easy task. Thankfully, CREC Discovery Academy second-grader Evan Vernali had the opportunity to determine whether fabric, tin foil, and other items would float before designing his blueprint.
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CREC Soundbridge Celebrates Golden Anniversary
10/25/2016
Seven-year-old Sadie Palker, of Stamford, stood before a large crowd at CREC Soundbridge’s recent 50th anniversary celebration and read her two-page speech in a confident, clear voice, pausing for jokes and eliciting laughter and applause.
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CREC and CCMC Team Up
CREC and CCMC Team Up to Help Student-Athletes Prevent Injury
09/21/2016
Twice each week, several members of the CREC Academy of Aerospace and Engineering basketball team perform several drills, stopping only to catch their breath and grab some water.
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