School news and notes

School news and notes

Book award

The College of the Holy Cross Book Award was presented to Sacred Heart Academy student Ashley Plochocki of Berlin. This award is presented to a junior who has demonstrated consistently demonstrated high academic achievement in a competitive class level and is an active participant in her school community. 

Locals in college

American International College, Springfield, Mass., has named Andrew Bernucca to its dean’s list for the spring semester,

Lasell College, Newton, Mass., has named Lauren Trzasko, Allison Brown, Alexis Cabral and Briana Muller to its dean’s list for the spring semester. 

Sacred Heart University, College of Nursing, Fairfield, has named Erica Veley to its dean’s list for the spring semester.

University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa has awarded Lee Ann Pelletier a degree.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, Mass., has named Matthew Tomasko to its dean’s list for the spring semester.

School files

The Berlin Public Schools procedures relative to Confidentiality of Education Records require that students' confidential records be destroyed when the data are no longer relevant.

The confidential records of students who were, at any time, members of the graduating class of 2013 will be destroyed on July 31.

Upon receipt of a written request, an appointment will be made for a staff member to explain and interpret all educational data. If desired, a copy can also be made available to the student.

Send written requests to the Director of Pupil Personnel Services, Berlin Public Schools, 238 Kensington Road, Berlin, CT 06037.

Class reunion

New Britain High School 50th class reunion will be held Saturday, Sept. 14, 6 to 11 p.m., at The Back Nine Tavern at Stanley Golf Course, 245 Hartford Road, New Britain.

For more information, contact Joyce Gagnon McAloon,