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Westport community left shocked and outraged after child development courses suddenly stripped

Westport community left shocked and outraged after child development courses suddenly stripped

Margot Mather '17, Features Page Editor

January 30, 2017

By Margot Mather '17 In a meeting on Friday Jan. 27 with concerned parents and teachers, Principal James D’Amico announced that the Child Development 1 and 2 and Child Study courses will be terminated next year, while allowing the preschoolers who are currently enrolled to attend until the end of the...

Students petition for Child Study to become an academic course

Students petition for Child Study to become an academic course

Daniela Karpenos, Web News Editor

December 9, 2014

On Nov. 12, six Child Study students—Kelsey Bobrow ’15, Hannah Berggren ’15, Megan Nuzzo ’15, Renee Reiner ’15, Hadley Ward ’15, and Diana Zogeb ‘16—presented before the collaborative team the reasons behind their push for Child Study to be considered an academic course. Child Study...

Innocence floods room 1011

Innocence floods room 1011

Abbey Fernandez, Web Opinions Editor

November 1, 2013

Where in the building are light-up sneakers on size three feet? Room 1011. As teenagers gossip about the weekend and meet with their Calc teachers, one room stands secluded from all big kids things. In that magical room, 15 three and four year olds attend Staples as their “play school.” Thomas,...

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