The Danbury Public School District has started a new program this week, an initiative of Sandy Hook Promise. The Start with Hello program addresses social isolation. This coupled with the Say Something program were launched in the fall in an effort to create a safer, healthier school climate.
Hayestown Avenue School held an assembly and put on a skit Monday.
(Phot: Danbury Public Schools, Facebook)
Danbury schools this week are holding assemblies and focusing on activities that encourage student involvement in the Say Hello Program commitment. Superintendent Dr. Sal Pascarella, who serves as president of the Connecticut Association of Public Schools Superintendents, has also encouraged implementation of the programs at schools across Connecticut.