Heidi Igneri and 5-year-old Molly Igneri of Colchester serve themselves food at the welcome back event at Porters Point School. PHOTO | SEAN HOOD

Heidi Igneri and 5-year-old Molly Igneri of Colchester serve themselves food at the welcome back event at Porters Point School.
PHOTO | SEAN HOOD

Ring that bell

The Colchester School District begins its last school year under the leadership of Larry Waters this week. Waters said Tuesday he plans to formally submit his resignation to the Colchester School Board on Saturday during the board’s annual planning retreat.

His resignation will take effect in June 2016.

Before his exit, he’ll work to move the district forward on a host of initiatives, including compliance with the Act 46 school spending law and Act 166 universal pre-kindergarten law, overseeing spending decisions on a leftover sum from a $5 million high school science lab bond, and furthering the study of his plan to close the school’s two existing elementary schools and build a new early education center. The school year will also be marked by a national search for Waters’ successor...READ MORE

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