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Danbury High School     43 Clapboard Ridge Road Danbury, CT 06811     (203) 797-4800

The Hatters' Herald

Danbury High School     43 Clapboard Ridge Road Danbury, CT 06811     (203) 797-4800

The Hatters' Herald

GSA on the move: Lessons from the 28th annual Multicultural Education Conference

Jules Kontozissi-Dahlstrom, Journalist March 22, 2023

After endless trials and tribulations, Danbury High School’s Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) made it to New York. On March 3rd, 2023, the State University of New York in New Paltz, NY, held its 28th annual...

Is Minga Really Worth it?

Is Minga Really Worth it?

Mario Fuentes and Jacob Joy February 24, 2023

After the conclusion of semester one, a platform that goes by the name of Minga was introduced to Danbury High School students. According to the app's description, Minga is a  “Student Engagement Platform...

2019 Commencement

June 20, 2019

Farewell, retirees

Joelene Hefferon, Staff Writer June 13, 2019

Five teachers are saying goodbye to DHS this year: Marlene Caravakis, Mary Veach, Pat Vilella, Robin Pietz and Rocky Wetzel are retiring. Three of them responded to a's request to participate...

The C and D elevators are out-of-service until further notice, according to Principal Dan Donovan.

Donovan’s message about out-of-service elevators

November 7, 2018

  Updated 11/7/18: Administration announced at about 2:30 p.m. that the C wing elevator was back in service. The D wing elevator remains out of service. Dear Hatter Families, For reasons...

The bulletin board in the main entrance describes each day of spirit week.

Spirit Week Schedule 2018

Elizabeth Hadden, Staff Writer September 20, 2018

As we welcome the new school year, the excitement of spirit week is just around the corner. Students from all grades are encouraged to participate in spirit week. Monday: For America day, students...

Expansion completed but not all teams will fit

Katie Walsh, Editor-in-Chief June 28, 2018

Over the span of two years, Rizzo’s Construction Co. crews have spent their days here working on additions to the already largest high school in the state. The school has added Building G (the Freshman...

The bulletin board near the Main Office gives summer wishes.

Editorial: Thank you!

June 26, 2018

As the school year draws to a close, we would be remiss if we left for summer vacation without expressing our thanks to those who helped make this such a successful -- and award-winning -- year for

Students who passed their Certified Nursing Assistant exams receive their CNA pins during HSBAs ceremony on Tuesday. Teachers Katie Tong and Nicole Gurney run the rigorous program.

HBSA holds Certified Nursing Assistant pinning ceremony

June 22, 2018

HBSA's pinning ceremony for Certified Nursing Assistant program graduates was held June 19 in the auditorium. According to Katie Tong, who teaches the rigorous CNA program with Nicole Gurney, 65 students...

Kevin L. Walston

District names 2 educators to leadership posts

Staff Report June 21, 2018

A New Jersey educator with Connecticut experience and a veteran Danbury educator have been named to new district leadership posts, Superintendent Sal Pascarella announced Wednesday. Kevin L. Walston has...

2018 Senior Awards

2018 Senior Awards

June 18, 2018

  2018 Senior Awards Benjamin Shuster 2018 Edward Valentukonis Excellence in Character Award Amy Dave AKZO Nobel Scholarship Dara Grozdinski AKZO Nobel...

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