Category Archives: Schools

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Leukemia survivor stages Relay for Life

BEACON FALLS — The first Relay for Life event of the year in the region — and the first one at Woodland Regional High School — was held Saturday afternoon….

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Schools to destroy special education records

NAUGATUCK — The special education records of students from the Naugatuck High School graduating Class of 2010 and those who attended Naugatuck schools but didn’t graduate will be destroyed in…

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Fair to benefit children’s hospital

NAUGATUCK — Two Naugatuck High School students are putting on a fair this weekend to help St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Students Cassidy Baranowski and Emily Tribanas organized the Lavender…

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BOE hires early childhood education coordinator

NAUGATUCK — A lifetime of learning begins with a single moment of wonder. That is the quote, from an unknown author, that Giocomina “Jackie” Bacon used on her application for…

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Long River students to compete in oratorical contest

PROSPECT — Long River Middle School students in the annual May Oratorical Contest Thursday. All eight-grade students choose topics from a list prepared by teachers, research the topic and prepare…

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Students get a glimpse into IT field

NAUGATUCK — This school year has been a year of change for both those working and studying at Naugatuck High School as the $81 million renovate-to-new project draws to a…

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Assistant superintendent gets contract extension

NAUGATUCK — The assistant superintendent of schools, a Naugatuck native who worked his way up the ladder in a school system where he was once a student, will spend at…

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DECA chapter scores big at conference

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School’s DECA chapter has proven that it belongs among the top in the world. Naugatuck High School juniors Kelly Murphy and Peter Morrissey took home a…

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Room stimulates students’ senses  

NAUGATUCK — Preschooler Teddy Salazar runs across a matted floor under a silver disco ball toward a set of fiber optic light strands. The overhead lights are off in this…

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NHS dancer welcomed addition to team

  NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School dance team fed off the energy of one of its newest members this season. The team recently wrapped up its season, which was…