STRATFORD - Construction of a new school in Stratford is moving forward.
The school on Birdseye Street will honor Victoria Soto who was a teacher killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings.
Her family and friends celebrated yesterday when a large steel structure was put into place.
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Soto's sister Jillian says the school will help keep her sister's memory alive.
Officials say the school will open its doors in September of next year.