Category Archives: Schools

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NHS opens with half day

NAUGATUCK — The first day of school for Naugatuck High School students will be an early dismissal day. The first day for Naugatuck schools is Wednesday. Naugatuck High students will…

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Changes to greet NHS students

NAUGATUCK — Changes await Naugatuck High School students when they head back to school Wednesday. The majority of the changes come as part of the $81 million high school renovation…

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Project progresses as school approaches

BEACON FALLS — As the first day of school gets closer, construction crews are hard at work at Laurel Ledge Elementary School. The crux of the renovation and addition project…

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Classes ready to resume

Students in Region 16 and Naugatuck will return to school after one last, long summer weekend. The new school year starts Tuesday in Region 16, which covers Beacon Falls and…

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Tenure ends for superintendent

REGION 16 — After more than two and half years at the helm of the Region 16 school district, Superintendent of Schools Tim James is passing the torch. Aug. 29…

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NHS holding freshmen orientation

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School is offering an orientation for incoming freshmen Thursday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Upperclassmen will discuss policies and procedures with incoming freshmen. The orientation…

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Region 16 hires technology director

REGION 16 — The Board of Education has appointed Matthew Brennan as Region 16’s new director of technology. Superintendent of Schools Tim James announced the hire in a letter last…

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Running to honor fallen soldiers

  BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School Principal Kurt Ogren admits he has lost a step since the days he ran cross country and track at Hamden High School…

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Board OKs plan for grant

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education has approved a plan on how to use its share alliance district funding. The Naugatuck school district is considered an “alliance district,” one of…

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Schools announce guidelines for programs

The Naugatuck and Region 16 school districts have announced their policies for determining eligibility of children who may receive free or reduced price meals or free milk. The income guidelines…