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  • Pediatric (Ages 5-11) Vaccination Clinics

    Posted: 01/10/2022

    Canaan / Lee H. Kellogg:  November 30th and December 21st, 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. Cornwall: December 15th and January 5th, 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. Kent:   January 24th and February 11th, 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. North Canaan:  January 13th and February 3rd , 3:30 - 7:30 p.m. Salisbury: December 7th, 3:30 - 7:30 p.m. and December 28th, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Sharon:  November 30th and December 21st, 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.  ONLY PEDIATRIC (AGES 5-11) VACCINATIONS WILL BE ADMINISTERED AT THESE CLINI...

  • COVID-19 Revised Protocol Letter 1/3/22

    Posted: 01/06/2022

    Dear Region 1 Parents and Caregivers, On December 27, 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released updated guidance regarding the appropriate duration of quarantine and isolation for COVID-19. Based on this updated guidance and the science supporting it, the Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) advises at this time that it is appropriate to allow school districts to change their operating rules regarding quarantine, isolation, testing, and return to in-school activities. ...

  • Local Winners of Film Challenge

    Posted: 11/30/2021

    1st Place - Yonah Sadeh (Falls Village) Film: “In Our Backyard” on affordable housing Honorable Mention - Anna Coon (Sharon) Film: “Hidden Insecurities” on food insecurity Honorable Mention - Madison Long (Canaan) Film “Under Pressure” on the impact of social media Join us December 4th or 12th for a free screening of the winning films: Saturday, Dec. 4, at 11AM at the Crandell Theatre in Chatham, NY  Click Here for Tickets Sunday, Dec. 12, at 3 PM at the Daniel Arts Center, Bard College at Simon’s ...

  • 11/23/2021 Thanksgiving Letter

    Posted: 11/23/2021

    Dear Region 1 Families, I hope that this letter finds you well and looking forward to a festive and restful Thanksgiving break with friends and family. The continued presence of COVID-19 in our communities has made this school year much more challenging than we expected and I am writing today, on behalf of all of the Region 1 staff, to say thank you for working together with us to face the challenges so that we can keep our students safely in school. Your partnership remains critical to successfully co-...

  • Screen and Stay - Revised COVID-19 Protocols

    Posted: 11/16/2021

    On November 4, Governor Lamont announced a new protocol, “Screen and Stay” to be used when unvaccinated individuals in schools have been exposed to a person who has tested positive for COVID-19. After a review of over a year’s worth of data collection, the CT Department of Public Health (DPH) has determined that the likelihood of in-school transmission of COVID-19 is extremely low, due to the presence of a vaccine for students aged 12+, the use of transmission mitigation practices such as wearing face m...

  • Region 1 Travel Advisory and Holiday Activities - Frequently Asked Questions

    Posted: 11/02/2021

    Please review the information below regarding Region 1 protocols for travel as well as recommendations for holiday activities. Please review the information and let the Principal, the Nurse or the Superintendent know if you have questions.  Q: What are the Region 1 guidelines for travel starting NOVEMBER 1?  A: The guidelines noted below are the revised safety procedures to be followed during and after travel outside of CT.  Individuals traveling outside of Connecticut no longer have to q...

  • Appointment of New Leadership for Pupil Services in Region 1

    Posted: 10/12/2021

    At a special meeting held on Tuesday, September 21, the Board of Education for Regional School District #1 appointed Martha Schwaikert as the Director of Pupil Services, replacing Carl Gross, who announced his retirement (effective September 30) at the beginning of the month. Ms. Schwaikert has been a teacher in Region One for the past thirty three years. She began her career at Kent Center School 1988. From that time until 2009, she was a special education teacher in Kent, Salisbury and Housatonic Valle...

  • Bus Routes for 2021-2022

    Posted: 08/23/2021

    Bus Routes for the 2021 - 2022 School year are now available. Please click the appropriate link below to view your school's bus route:  Town Elementary High School  Canaan (Falls Village) Elementary Bus Routes High School Bus Routes Cornwall  Elementary Bus Routes High School Bus Routes  Kent   Elementary Bus Routes High School Bus Routes    North Canaan   Elementary Bus Routes   High School Bus Routes  Salisbury   Elementary Bus Routes High School ...

  • COVID-19 Update - August 10, 2021

    Posted: 08/10/2021

    Dear Region 1 Families and Staff: It is hard to believe that August is upon us, and the first day of school is around the corner. I am writing to you today with an update regarding expectations for the opening of school this year. In my last letter of July 30, I referenced the rising number of COVID-19 cases throughout the State (due to the presence of the Delta variant) and indicated that this has been identified as a cause for concern by the Governor’s office as well as by those who work for the CT De...

  • HVRHS makes the list of The Most Beautiful Public High Schools in Every State in America

    HVRHS makes the list of The Most Beautiful Public High Schools in Every State in America

    Posted: 07/22/2021