What is Be the One Week?

Every year, the EDGE Club (Excellent Decisions Guiding Everyday) hosts a Be the One Spirit Week to celebrate the RSD 13 Core Ethical Values and to raise awareness of the importance of making healthy choices....

“Coach Eddie” Shares His Story

Coginchaug girls volleyball coach and veteran Eddie Castano grew up in Dana Point, California, and served in the Marines for ten years. Growing up, Castano went to military school from second to ninth grade...

Jean Livin’ the Coast Guard Dream

Mrs. Jean Chittenden joined the US Coast Guard 70 years ago at the age of 20. Chittenden was stuck at a dead end job as a clerk but wanted to do more. So Jean and her friend signed up for the Coast Guard out...

Unified Sports Soccer Game

The Unified Sports soccer game was held at Coginchaug on Monday, Oct. 26. The team played Middletown High School and “was a great experience,” said senior coach Brenden Rushford. The head...

The Military Honor

Mr. Michael Berry, currently a resident of Wallingford, Connecticut, enlisted in the Marines in Feb. of 1954 at the age of seventeen. The oldest of two brothers, he felt the pressure to enlist after seeing...