Springfield Public Schools Safety and Security

Springfield Public Schools Safety and Security

Following the death of seventeen people during a school shooting in Parkland Florida, Connecting Point takes an in-depth look at school safety and security in western New England.   Springfield Public Schools Superintendent Daniel Warwick and Springfield School...
Boland Elementary School Kindness Week

Boland Elementary School Kindness Week

“Be kind”….we all learned that when we were little, but it’s not always easy to do. For students at Boland Elementary in Springfield, they made “being kind” a priority with the celebration of Kindness Week recently. Carolee McGrath sat down with Domenica Nooney, the...
Springfield Graduation Rates

Springfield Graduation Rates

There has been a lot of focus over the years on improving graduation rates in Massachusetts cities, including Springfield. In the last few years, Springfield has made significant improvements, decreasing the dropout rate and increasing the graduation rate over last...
Reach to Teach

Reach to Teach

Reach to Teach is a new program encouraging students in Springfield to consider a career in teaching, and to teach in their home city. Springfield Public Schools and Westfield State University are working together to provide students an opportunity to complete their...