Category Archives: Schools

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BOE puts uniform issue to bed

REGION 16 — Region 16 students won’t be wearing uniforms to school any time soon. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and Prospect, took…

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New year, new school

Region 16 marks opening of Prospect Elementary, work continues on Laurel Ledge and district office REGION 16 — The first day of school in Region 16 isn’t until Monday. Nevertheless,…

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Spots available in preschool program

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck School Readiness program has open slots for preschool. Families must meet income requirements to qualify for the program. Children who will turn 4 years old on…

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Usage fee at center of debate

REGION 16 — An ongoing discussion on the school usage fee for a before and after-school program at Laurel Ledge Elementary School was once again a topic of debate among…

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School board adds kindergarten class

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education has approved hiring another kindergarten teacher at Prospect Elementary School to reduce class sizes. The board, which oversees schools in Beacon…

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Summit focuses on technology

NAUGATUCK — Students were teachers and teachers were students during a daylong seminar Tuesday intended to improve the way technology is implemented in classrooms across the Naugatuck Public School district….

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Interim principals lined up for City Hill

NAUGATUCK — Two former borough principals will serve in interim roles at City Hill Middle School while officials conduct a search for the next leader of the school. City Hill…

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Dates set for kindergarten orientation

REGION 16 — Kindergarten orientations will be held at Laurel Ledge Elementary School and Prospect Elementary School this week. The orientation at Laurel Ledge is Aug. 25 at 9 a.m….

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Marching band association seeks memberships

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School Marching Band Alumni & Supporter Association is seeking memberships for the upcoming school year. The association, which is in its second year, is a…

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Finish line in sight

NHS renovations near completion NAUGATUCK — As summer winds down, so too is the renovation work at Naugatuck High School. The $81 million renovate-to-new project at Naugatuck High School, which…