Category Archive: Education

Luella Snyder, A Celebration of Life

by

Long time Milton resident, Luella Snyder, recently passed away, and her absence is felt as a stunning loss to those who love her. She leaves huge shoes to fill, for such a tiny… Continue reading

How To: our School Deliberative Session

by

It never fails that every year immediately after the annual deliberative sessions, the complaining and whining begin from those who somehow have managed to miss every post, every article and meeting notice. Here… Continue reading

A very brief synopsis of the proposed school budget and warrant articles as I understand them…

by

  Art 2: The Teachers Collective Bargaining Agreement. Total pay increase original request $164,255.18; REDUCED TO $66,184 Art 4: Operating Budget: Less than 2% increase from last year at $10,397,573.15. This proposed budget… Continue reading

Unseen ‘food insecurity’ for Milton school children a regular occurence

by

If you scratch the surface of what’s visible in Milton you learn surprising and at times unsettling facts. A few weeks ago I attended a holiday vendor ladies night out to benefit End… Continue reading

By The Numbers: Milton School Budget Special Education

by

It’s that time of year when the Milton School Board continues to meet, working on the budget for the upcoming year. It’s also the time we begin to see comment and complaint that… Continue reading

Milton Welcomes New SAU Superintendent

by

Milton welcomes new SAU Superintendent, Mr. Earl Sussman. The transition of a joint Milton/Wakefield SAU 64 into a new, stand alone Milton SAU has brought a new superintendent to town. Initially hired as… Continue reading

Milton SB Hires Cost Effective 2017-2018 SAU Staff

by

While the Milton School Board meeting last Wednesday night concluded in record time, there was a good deal of positive news made public to Milton residents. The School District released the announcement it… Continue reading

Your School Board wants Math Help

by

There is at least a month of summer remaining for Milton’s students, and while you are probably unconcerned about the subject of math, our Milton School Board is waist high in numbers. They… Continue reading

Milton School Board Selects New Member

by

At last night’s Milton School Board Public Meeting, board members listened to opening statements from the two candidates who submitted their letters of interest for the vacancy created by the departure of Ms.… Continue reading

School Board Announcement

by

~ from the desk of Michael Tursi, Superintendent of Schools The Milton School Board is pleased to announce Mr. John Safina as the new principal of Milton Elementary School beginning July 1, 2016.Mr.… Continue reading

School Community Forum

by

Superintendent Michael Tursi would like to invite you to a community forum next Wednesday, June 8, at 6 p.m. in the Nute Cafeteria. The purpose of the forum is to give you the… Continue reading

The School/SAU Corner

by

I’m overdue to report on what’s been happening in our School Board (SB) and SAU bi-weekly meetings. The short answer is, we are in a pickle. Or if you prefer, a jam. Pick… Continue reading