Newtown, Conn., schools superintendent tells parents in voicemail that all Sandy Hook Elementary School students are 'absolutely 100% safe' after bomb threat was called in; students being sent home - @WFSBnews
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Newtown Public Schools is a school district in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States. As of 2013 it contained seven schools, with a total enrollment of 5298, an increase of 1663 since 1994. It comprises 2.64% of Fairfield county (0.53% of the state). Teachers in the school district are paid more than average for the area, which has in the past led to complaints from neighbouring districts of staff being poached from them.