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MIDDLEBURYCT.-09 APRIL 2010-041510DA01-Art Teacher of Driggs Elementary School in Waterbury Andrea LaFrance watches over her students from left, Amber Ortiz, 9, Verigo Bonaparte, 10, and Carlos Barvera, 8, as they take part in sidewalk art with patriotic theme during a special “The Spring Break Experience” at Quassy Amusement Park (camp Quassy for this week.) funded by a special grant through State of Connecticut. The 5-day program ran from Monday-Friday 9-2 and was open to 400 selected student grades 4-7 from Waterbury Public Schools. Goal of project is to provide academic enrichment and recreational experiences for literacy, numeracy, science, technology, health/athletics and a reward day to enjoy the rides in the park. A curriculum was created in collaboration with the school site academic teams, the recreation leaders for the City and the educational program coordinators at Quassy Amusement Park.  Darlene Douty Republican-American