Milford students to get Chromebooks to use at school and home

By early spring, Milford students will be putting one more thing in their backpacks each day along with their textbooks and notebooks: A school supplied Chromebook. Milford schools will be supplying students with Chromebooks, starting with grades five through nine later this school year and then moving on to other grades next year. For those unfamiliar with the Chromebook, according … read more

Twenty-three students removed as non-residents

Twenty-three non-resident students were removed from local schools during the 2017-18 school year out of 118 cases investigated by Milford Public Schools. The district hired a residency and truancy coordinator on a part-time basis for the school year that just concluded. The position was funded at $25,000 for a 20-hour work week for 11 months of the year. Jeffrey Nielsen, … read more

School board allocates unspent funds to building and grounds projects

The Milford Board of Education has realized nearly $1 million in savings in its $91.95 million budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year, and plans to use that money to fund building and grounds projects, as well as purchase new equipment, furniture, and computers. The board voted unanimously at its June 11 meeting to transfer the funds from various accounts with … read more