Contact Information

411 High Ridge Road
Stamford, CT 06905
(203)977-4336 phone
(203)977-6638 fax  

Important Information!

This Thursday, October 2nd,  Ms. Rivera will host the first of three Coffee and Conversation with the Principal events from 7:45 am – 8:30 am.  Please stop by for a cup of coffee and ask questions, hear about upcoming events, or just say hello.  Teachers and staff, who do not have a period one class, are also welcome to join in on the conversation.

On the evening of Thursday, October 2nd, the parents of 9th graders are invited to join us in the Cyber Café for a Freshmen Parent Orientation Evening from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm. 

All parents are invited to meet their child’s teachers at Open School Night which will be on Wednesday, October 15th.  You will receive more information about this early next week.

Principal's Message

Congratulations to Charles Collins, a junior at AITE, on his artistic accomplishments!

Congratulations to Mr. DeAntonis and some of the students who have taken his Middle Eastern Studies course.

They participated in a special project about teaching about 9/11.  The first link provides an overview of the project:

 The second link includes interviews and lesson plans, some of them feature Mr. DeAntonis and his students:

Congratulations to Thomas Miller who was designated a Semifinalist in the 51st National Achievement Scholarship Program. Both programs are run by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation based in Evanston, Ill. Students are selected based on scores achieved on the 2013 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. 

Stamford Public Schools congratulated 13 seniors who were recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation as Commended Students. Commended Students placed among the top five percent of the more than 1.4 million students who entered the 2015 competition. About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are recognized for their exceptional academic promise.

AITE's Commended Students:  Maigh Attre, Boone Ayala, and Michelle Printsev

Congratulations; we are very proud of your achievement!

Site Manager

HIGHLIGHTS: And the awards keep on coming along with Congratulations!
Congratulations to the AITE Concert Choir for their first place win and SUPERIOR score rating at the music festival in MA!!

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has selected Bridget Smith to represent Region 1 (New England) on its Youth Preparedness Council.  Bridget will travel to Washington, DC in July for the Youth Preparedness Council Summit.

The following Video Game Design students were recognized for their creation and submission of a SmartApp/Video Game for the 2014 House of Representatives App Challenge.  We had 27 entrants in this first annual smart app challenge hosted by our State Representative Jim Himes.

1st Runner Up: Milton Andrade &  Teo Palleneto
Honorable Mention: Anna Maloney &  Ben Paz
   Malik Lauture  & Fabio Salvatore
   Isiah Guzman & Eduardo Morales

Please join me in congratulating them and ask them about their game when you see them.

After today's in school business plan competition, sponsored by the Network For Teaching Entrepreneurship, the following 2 businesses were selected to represent AITE at the County Business Plan competition on Wed. June 4th at the Stamford Campus of Uconn:
1st Place:  3D Custom Print - Lina Elmansy & Bridget Smith
2nd Place: Elite Lacrosse Services (soon to be ReLAX) - Vinny Badaracco

Let's congratulate them and wish them good luck on Wednesday, where they will compete against Stamford High School, Westhill, Norwalk High School, Brien McMahon, and Bridgeport Regional schools.

The Gambino sisters making a splash as Westhill upsets Greenwich in FCIAC softball: see

ALUMNI HIGHLIGHTS: Gathering the many!
Dan Adams is at it again with a bench downtown, read more on him at
Dan's horse is in our atrium! His work is outstanding!

Notes:Remember to delete your "deleted" emails to unclutter your inbox, even if you forward your emails, as a copy is saved.

Daily Announcements

The annual World Series of Innovation Challenge (WSI) is here again and is hosting a special event for students, Saturday, October 18th at Westhill HS from 10:00am to 2:00pm. This special event will introduce high school students to challenges provided by companies such as Microsoft, Pitney Bowes and Coca Cola. Teams need to be comprised or two to five students.

Special WSI Feature: This year, as part of WSI Day, there will be a segment at the event devoted to Girls & STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) thanks to funding from MasterCard. During this segment, girls will work on the STEM-focused WSI challenges with women coaches and mentors who have STEM experience, backgrounds, or careers.

Check the website for more information at or contact Ms. Zanga at

The Connecticut Student Film Festival in partnership with UCONN Digital Media and Design Program is sponsoring an 84-hour Film Challenge.  Please see the attached pdf file for more information.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 1
B Day
Faculty Mtg.
2:10 PM - 3:10 PM
Thursday, October 2
A Day

Friday, October 3
B Day
Monday, October 6
A Day

Tuesday, October 7
B Day
Wednesday, October 8
A Day

AITE Mission Statement

The mission of the Academy of Information Technology & Engineering is to provide our students with a multitude of learning experiences to gain the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in the challenges of the emerging global community through a dynamic, technology rich, college preparatory, small school environment.