Scarlet Letters

What can a single grade say about a school?

An earlier version of this article mistakenly stated that ConnCAN computes “School Performance Index” data for Connecticut schools. The index is generated by the Connecticut Department of Education. The New Journal appreciates this correction in our online records. — Julia Calagiovanni and Eric Boodman, editors-in-chief, January 2015   “I never, in a million years, in my right mind, wanted to set foot in this school. Then I got here,” wrote Kiana M. Hernandez in the Proclamation, Wilbur Cross High School’s student newspaper. Hernandez, who is now a freshman. . . Read more
Olivia Klevorn