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Waterbury Police Arrest 7-Year-Old for BB Gun on Bus

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) _ Waterbury police say they arrested a 7-year-old boy who brought a pellet gun onto his school bus. Police said Wednesday that the first-grader showed the gun to other children on the […]

04/25/2013

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Cheating Probe Clears Six Staffers At Waterbury School

Five teachers and the vice principal of a Waterbury school are returning to their jobs after being exonerated of any involvement in a cheating scheme that artificially inflated students’ Connecticut Mastery Test scores.

09/29/2011

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Report: Principal Eyed In Waterbury School Cheating Allegations

An attorney investigating alleged cheating on the Connecticut Mastery Test at a Waterbury school says it appears to have been orchestrated by the principal and a reading teacher.

09/15/2011

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Waterbury Cheating Investigation

Waterbury school officials have placed 17 staffers at Hopeville Elementary School on paid administrative leave while the state investigates evidence that students’ answers on the Connecticut Mastery Tests were changed.

08/02/2011