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See ya, Staples: Why Westport students choose private schools

Some Westport residents choose to attend private schools, such as Greens Farms Academy, instead of Staples. Both Staples and GFA rank top in the state in many aspects, including academics and college preparation.

Claire Redmer ’21 and Lys Goldman '21

February 25, 2019

Hundreds of students shuffle through the hallways, their books and binders safely stored in backpacks slung across their shoulders. Friendly chatter echoes through the stairwells as students climb up and down, some left out of breath after the seemingly long trek from first to third floor. This is a...

Staples robotics teams win big at Connecticut State Championships

Staples robotics teams win big at Connecticut State Championships

Ben Goldschlager, Web News Editor

March 10, 2014

This Saturday, March 8, the two Staples robotics teams, i²robotics and Wrecker Robotics, competed in the Connecticut State Champions of the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Tech Challenge (FTC) at Greens Farms Academy. I²robotics was a part of a three-team alliance that ...

Westport Art Center Holiday Shopping Event at J.Crew

Photo by Emily Kowal '12

December 9, 2009

Wednesday Dec. 9th, the Westport Arts Center hosted a holiday shopping event at J.Crew in order to benefit the center. All of J.Crew’s merchandise was 10 percent off, and 10 percent of the proceeds made are going directly to the Westport Arts Center. The event featured art by Staples High School and Greens Fa...

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