Victory in Avon! Reggio Magnet School of the Arts Approved
Victory in Avon! On November 22nd, the Avon Planning and Zoning Commission, by a vote of 5 to 2, granted CREC permission to build a permanent home in Avon for the Reggio Magnet School of the Arts. The school will serve 435 students in grades Pre-K to 5th grade; half of the children will come from Hartford and the other half from suburban school districts. Reggio is the first Sheff magnet school to be built in the Farmington Valley.
The Sheff Movement coalition released the following statement, to Avon residents.