District Calendar:

August 2015
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August 24, 2015

Staff Development Days (All Day Event)
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August 25, 2015

Staff Development Days (All Day Event)
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August 26, 2015

All Elementary School Meet the Teachers (All Day Event)
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Staff Development Days (All Day Event)
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BMS Incoming 6th grade Student Orientation (All Day Event)
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CMS Incoming 6th Grade and NEW 7th/8th Grade Student Orientation (All Day Event)
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August 27, 2015

First Day of School (All Day Event)
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August 31, 2015

7:30p.m. BOE Meeting
Staples High School
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What the Westport Area Offers


Excellent Location:

A former artist's colony situated in historic Fairfield County,  Westport is a coastal community with a population of about 26,000, located one hour from New York City - conveniently reached by car (Merritt Parkway or New England Thruway) and frequent train service (Metro North).

Beautiful Surroundings:

Residential areas retain the heritage and charm of New England with winding country roads, woods, streams and stone walls, paired with a downtown area of sophisticated shops, offices and restaurants.

Exciting Lifestyle:

In addition to its proximity to the cultural riches of New York, Westport and its environs offer high quality musical and theatrical performances, excellent libraries, many art galleries, outstanding art and science museums, many movie theaters, regional symphonic music groups and opera companies, and many fine restaurants.

Sports and Nature:

With extensive Long Island Sound shoreline and the Saugatuck River, Westport boasts beautiful beaches, boating, fishing, rowing, and sailing. There are youth and adult sports leagues, golf courses, tennis courts, hiking and nature trails, nature centers and zoos.

Educational Opportunities:

Convenient access to several colleges and universities for advanced study, including Yale University, Fairfield University., Sacred Heart University, University of Connecticut, New York University and Teachers' College, Columbia University.