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Naugatuck school news

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Nominations sought for Foley Award

NAUGATUCK — Nominations are currently being accepted for the annual Raymond K. Foley Award. The award, presented by the Naugatuck Parent School Council, honors an individual or group who has…

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NHS to add life skills class

NAUGATUCK — The course load for Naugatuck High School freshmen will include life skills starting in the fall. The Board of Education approved a new class, 7 Habits of Highly…

Work continues on the main entryway at Naugatuck High School. Over the weekend, the school will begin the next phase of the $81 million renovate-to-new project by bringing some classrooms in the North wing back online and beginning work on other classrooms in the wing. –LUKE MARSHALL

Renovation project seeing black

NAUGATUCK — Local officials promised taxpayers the Naugatuck High School renovation project would finish on time and under budget. So far, it appears they were right. The NHS Renovation Committee…

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Schedule to shift for schools

NAUGATUCK — Intermediate and middle school students will see a slight shift to their schedule next year. Starting in the 2015-16 school year, City Hill Middle School will start five…

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Board lowers high school parking fee

NAUGATUCK — Students who drive to Naugatuck High School will be able to do so for cheaper next school year. The Board of Education voted last week in favor of…

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School board backs spending plan

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education unanimously approved Superintendent of Schools Sharon Locke’s proposed 2015-16 school budget last week. The proposed total operating budget is $69.2 million, which includes grant…

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Student charged with assaulting teacher

NAUGATUCK — A Naugatuck High School student has been arrested after being accused of assaulting a teacher. Police were called to the school at 11 a.m. Feb. 19 for a…

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Graduation moving back to high school

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School Class of 2015 will graduate on its home turf. Graduation was held at the Palace Theater in Waterbury the last two years due to…

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On guard for the winter

NAUGATUCK — On Thursday evening, the Naugatuck High School gymnasium echoes with the hollow click of a drumstick hitting a plastic gock block. In a flash, a sea of red,…

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Snows days pile up

Snow days are adding up in Naugatuck and Region 16. As of Monday, Naugatuck public schools had used seven snow days. Region 16, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and…