Category Archives: Schools

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Salem School used as model for resource book

NAUGATUCK — Salem Elementary School is now a model for the teaching community. The school is featured prominently in the teaching resource book “Lessons & Units for Closer Reading” by…

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Grant opens more preschool slots

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Early Childhood Council will increase the number of preschool programs available to children thanks to a federal grant. Jill Mahoney, executive director of the Naugatuck Early…

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Plan for new office takes another turn

REGION 16 — The smallest part of the three-phase building project in Region 16 continues to be a large thorn in the side of school officials. A new district office…

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BOE seeks candidates for vacancy

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Board of Education is seeking interested candidates to fill a vacant seat. The board will be accepting letters of interest and resumes from interested candidates through…

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Slideshow: Red Carpet Cabaret

BEACON FALLS — Woodland Worldwide, a Woodland Regional High School-based nonprofit organization with a mission to advance the rights of women and girls within the community and around the world,…

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Vote on school budget to wait

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Finance is holding off on making a decision on the proposed school budget until firmer figures are known. The Board of Education is requesting $62.5…

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Borough to expand summer school

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck schools will expand summer school offerings to serve about 200 more students over the summer. Assistant Superintendent of Schools Chris Montini last week told the Board of…

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Scholarships

Naugatuck Portuguese Club NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Portuguese Club is offering three scholarships. The scholarships are available to students whose parents or guardians are members of the club. Applicants must…

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Forum to discuss technology, literacy

NAUGATUCK — Parents of elementary school students in Naugatuck are invited to a technology/literacy forum on March 24. The event will be held from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at…

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School chief proposes $40.8M budget

REGION 16 — Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin presented a 2015-16 spending plan last week that would increase Region 16’s budget by 2.72 percent. Yamin’s budget proposal is $40.8 million,…