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Naugatuck school news

Naugatuck schools collecting instruments

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Public Schools music department is accepting donations of gently-used musical instruments in working condition to provide to students. An instrument drive will be held on June…

Naugatuck to destroy school records

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck school officials announced special education records will be destroyed. The special education records of students from the graduating class of 2012 and students who attended Naugatuck public…

Never too late for a diploma

Naugatuck Adult and Continuing Education celebrates graduation NAUGATUCK — For Lorelee Willets, the path to a high school diploma was neither a typical nor an easy one. The 66-year-old Ansonia…

Grant funds healthy eating program at school

NAUGATUCK — FoodCorps will embed trained AmeriCorps service members in Western Elementary School as part of an effort to engage students in healthy eating habits. The program is funded through…

Graduation ceremonies set for NHS, WRHS

A storm that ripped through the area last week has pushed back the last day of school in Naugatuck and Region 16, though the graduation ceremony for Naugatuck High School…

Plan brewing for new private school

NAUGATUCK — A group of parents is hoping to pick up where the borough’s only Catholic school is leaving off. St. Francis-St. Hedwig School will close its doors at the…

Public makes plea for school funds

NAUGATUCK — School funding dominated the discussion Monday night as parents, residents and school officials implored the Joint Boards of Finance and Mayor and Burgesses to restore a requested increase…

Drama club to take audiences to the land of Oz

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland Regional High School drama club wants to take audiences somewhere over the rainbow next weekend with its production of “The Wizard of Oz.” The show…

Planning Commission OKs land purchase

NAUGATUCK — The Planning Commission has given a positive referral to the borough’s proposal to buy land off Country Hollow Road. The borough is planning to buy about 30 acres…

School board sets NHS graduation date

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education has set the graduation date for Naugatuck High School’s Class of 2018. The graduation ceremony is scheduled for June 19 on the turf field…