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Naugatuck school news

Teen arrested after trespassing at school

NAUGATUCK — A Seymour teenager was arrested Monday after gaining access to Naugatuck High School over the weekend. Naugatuck police spokesman Lt. Bryan Cammarata said the 16-year-old jump a fence…

Vote on changing school times pushed back

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education will not vote on a proposal to change the times schools start this year. Under the proposal, elementary schools would start at 9 a.m.,…

Plan to change school times draws criticism

NAUGATUCK — A proposal to change the times schools start in the borough has struck a nerve with parents, students and teachers. The Board of Education is proposing starting the…

Times they could be a-changin’

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education is looking for a way to help older students arrive to school more alert and ready to learn. Officials believe they may have found…

Association to honor NHS alumni

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School Alumni Association will honor six alumni next weekend with the Robert L. Genovese Patriotism Award. The award is given to Naugatuck High alumni for…

School chief gets new contract

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Board of Education last week approved a new three-year contract for Superintendent of Schools Sharon Locke. The contract runs from July 1, 2017 through June 30,…

Update: Missing teen found safe 

NAUGATUCK — A 17-year-old Naugatuck High School student with autism who left the school this morning has been found, police said. Matthew Costa, who is designated as special needs, left…

NHS back in session after report of gas odor

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School was evacuated for about an hour Thursday morning following a report of a gas odor coming from the culinary department. Police and firefighters responded to…

Student charged after altercation with staff 

NAUGATUCK — Police arrested a student at City Hill Middle School last week after he allegedly screamed and swore at staff. The student kicked a window, but didn’t cause any…

School board introduces BoardDocs

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education has gone paperless. The board in September began using BoardDocs, an online program that allows officials to make meeting agendas and supporting documents available…