Category Archives: Schools

Laurel Ledge Class of 1967 holding reunion

BEACON FALLS — The Laurel Ledge School Class of 1967 is holding its 50th reunion in June. On June 23, classmates will meet at The River’s Edge Pub & Grille,…

Officials turn to audit following spike

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week approved a $34,000 contract with Sarraco Mechanical Services to conduct an energy audit at Woodland Regional High School to…

New bus contract in place for Region 16

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education and All-Star Transportation have agreed to terms on a new five-year busing contract. The school board, which oversees schools in Beacon…

Legends grace high school lobby

NAUGATUCK — Legends from Naugatuck High School were immortalized last week as they gathered to share their stories with friends, family and students at their former stomping grounds. Naugatuck High…

Hop Brook wins donation challenge

NAUGATUCK — Hop Brook Elementary School won this year’s annual “Bag It Up For Goodwill Donation Challenge.” The challenge, which is run by the Goodwill of Western & Northern Connecticut,…

Board takes step toward cooler school

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week took a step toward installing air conditioning at Woodland Regional High School. The board, which oversees schools in Beacon…

Board hires new associate principal for NHS

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School has a new associate principal, much to the chagrin of some students. The Board of Education voted unanimously to hire John Harris to fill the…

Board adds kindergarten teacher

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week approved an additional kindergarten teacher position at Prospect Elementary School for the 2017-18 school year due to increasing enrollment….

Students give manufacturing skills a jolt

BEACON FALLS — With only three days to go before the Connecticut Electrathon, the Hawks Fabrication and Design team was hard at work Tuesday morning getting its cars ready to…

Position to oversee health, athletics in schools

NAUGATUCK — Athletics, physical education, health and more in borough schools will soon fall under the purview of a new position. The Board of Education last week approved a job…