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Danvers High School

The pink sticker honors Colleen Ritzer. (Photo by Sera Congi-WBZ-TV)

Andover High School Honors Colleen Ritzer At Thanksgiving Football Game

At Andover High’s game against Central Catholic Thursday, a teacher from Danvers High School was on everyone’s mind.

11/28/2013

Philip Chism in Salem District Court, Oct. 23, 2013 (WBZ-TV)

Judge Denies Request To Unseal Documents In Danvers Teacher Murder

A Massachusetts judge has rejected a bid to unseal search warrant documents in the case of a 14-year-old boy charged with killing his high school math teacher.

11/08/2013

Philip Chism in Salem District Court, Oct. 23, 2013 (WBZ-TV)

News Groups Ask To Open Documents In Danvers Teacher Death

News organizations will ask a Massachusetts judge to unseal documents in the case of a 14-year-old boy charged with killing his math teacher.

11/04/2013

Hundreds of people packed St. Augustine Church in Andover for the funeral Monday. (Photo by Sera Congi - WBZ-TV)

Murdered Danvers High School Teacher Remembered As An Inspiration

Approximately one-thousand people showed up for the funeral of murdered Danvers High School teacher Colleen Ritzer Monday.

10/28/2013

Balloons are released Saturday night, Oct. 26, during a tribute to slain Danvers High School teacher Colleen Ritzer. (Credit: WBZ-TV)

Slain Danvers High School Teacher Colleen Ritzer Honored At Football Game

Twenty-four pink balloons get released into the cold night sky, with Danvers math teacher Colleen Ritzer looking down on those she tried to help.

10/26/2013

Colleen Ritzer (Twitter Photo)

Suspect’s Mother Says ‘Heart Is Broken’ Over Slain Danvers Teacher

The mother of the Massachusetts teenager accused of killing his teacher inside a school bathroom is brokenhearted over the educator’s death.

10/26/2013

Colleen Ritzer. (Facebook photo)

Students Return To Danvers High School After Teacher Murder

On Friday, with students already in class, the U.S. flag outside the school flew at half-staff, while a row of six trees outside the front entrance were adorned with pink ribbons, Ritzer’s favorite color.

10/25/2013

Colleen Ritzer. (Facebook photo)

Scholarship Fund Set Up In Honor Of Slain Danvers Teacher

A scholarship fund has been set up in honor of a Danvers math teacher who was murdered earlier this week.

10/25/2013

Danvers High School (WBZ-TV photo)

Parents Seek Answers After Murder Of Danvers High School Teacher

Nearly a thousand parents flooded into the Danvers High School Fieldhouse Thursday night for a meeting aimed at answering their questions before their children return to classes on Friday.

10/24/2013

Colleen Ritzer. (Facebook photo)

Danvers Stunned By Murder Of Beloved High School Teacher

Sometime on their last day at the school together Tuesday, prosecutors say, teacher Colleen Ritzer and 14-year-old student Philip Chism crossed paths, and he killed her.

10/24/2013

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