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Naugatuck school news


Salem School used as model for resource book

NAUGATUCK — Salem Elementary School is now a model for the teaching community. The school is featured prominently in the teaching resource book “Lessons & Units for Closer Reading” by…


Grant opens more preschool slots

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Early Childhood Council will increase the number of preschool programs available to children thanks to a federal grant. Jill Mahoney, executive director of the Naugatuck Early…


BOE seeks candidates for vacancy

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Board of Education is seeking interested candidates to fill a vacant seat. The board will be accepting letters of interest and resumes from interested candidates through…


Vote on school budget to wait

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Finance is holding off on making a decision on the proposed school budget until firmer figures are known. The Board of Education is requesting $62.5…


Borough to expand summer school

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck schools will expand summer school offerings to serve about 200 more students over the summer. Assistant Superintendent of Schools Chris Montini last week told the Board of…



Naugatuck Portuguese Club NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Portuguese Club is offering three scholarships. The scholarships are available to students whose parents or guardians are members of the club. Applicants must…


Forum to discuss technology, literacy

NAUGATUCK — Parents of elementary school students in Naugatuck are invited to a technology/literacy forum on March 24. The event will be held from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at…


NHS announces parent conferences

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School is holding parent conferences next week. Conferences are scheduled for March 18 from 5 to 8 p.m., March 19 from 4 to 7 p.m. and…


Superintendent lays out spending plan

NAUGATUCK — When crafting the budget proposal for the 2015-16 school year, Superintendent of Schools Sharon Locke told borough officials her focus was on putting together a financial plan that…


Discipline issues down in schools

NAUGATUCK — The school system is on pace to reach its goal of improving student behavior. Last year, the district reported 862 behavioral offenses to the state Department of Education….