Ladoceur: Let Voters Decide Whether to Appoint School Committee
Warwick City Councillor Edward Ladouceur’s constituents have been talking about switching the Warwick School Committee from an elected to an appointed board, and he’d like to give the whole city a chance to weigh in on the question.
Patriots Dominate Hurricanes 46-12 in Final Thanksgiving Match
Warwick, RI —The 53rd and final matchup between annual Thanksgiving rivals Pilgrim and Warwick Veterans, at best a bittersweet occasion, tested the mettle and sportsmanship of the Hurricanes as they […]
Council Tackles Flood Map, No Confidence Vote for School Superintendent
The Warwick City Council’s next meeting tonight at City Hall, 7 p.m. covers a lot of ground, including resolutions considering a flood map revision for the city, and a vote of no confidence in Warwick Schools Superintendent Richard D’Agostino.
School Committee to Repurpose Warwick Vets, Close Aldrich, Gorton Schools
The Warwick School Committee voted 4 to 1 for school consolidation option 5 Tuesday night, fating Warwick Veterans Memorial High School to conversion to a middle school and closing Aldrich and Gorton Junior High Schools, saving the district $4.5 million annually.
Warwick Schools Plead for Chromebooks, Patience on Consolidation
School officials asked the City Council to add $6,952,275 to Mayor Scott Avedisian’s level-funded $159,530,000 school budget proposal Thursday night, pleading for investment in spite of the Committee’s ongoing disagreement with Avedisian on the timing of school consolidation.
Warwick Science Teacher on Leave Pending Sexual Assault Case
Gorton Jr. High School Science Teacher Mario Atoyan, well liked and respected by parents, is on leave pending the results of his day in court on sexual assault charges brought against him March 20.
They’re Here: 2014-15 Bus Routes for Warwick Schools Released
Warwick, RI — Time to plan the morning routine for school — Warwick released its bus routes online.