Category Archives: Naugatuck

Naugatuck school news

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NHS grad returns to inspire students

NAUGATUCK — He spent four years at the renowned Juilliard School in Manhattan, and upon graduation he toured the world, performing as a baritone on the most prestigious opera stages…

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Adult Ed offering practice tests

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Adult Education is giving free GED Ready practice tests through Oct. 3. GED practice tests are being offered to all students who make an appointment. For more…

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Board applies for security funding

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education voted unanimously Sept. 10 to apply to the state for money for school security upgrades. The money will be used to secure schools that…

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School board approves stipend

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education is paying a stipend to its assistant business manager to do extra work. Bernice Rizk, who earns a $60,000 a year salary, will be…

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NHS announces open house

NAUGATUCK — An open house at Naugatuck High School is scheduled for Thursday. The open house begins at 6:15 p.m. Parents will report directly to their child’s homeroom. During the…

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Lack of budget impacts class sizes

NAUGATUCK — Top officials in the public school system say not having an approved budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year is hurting the way schools operate. Superintendent of Schools Sharon…

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Association to honor NHS alumni

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School Alumni Association will honor seven alumni at its 43rd Anniversary Banquet. The banquet is Sept. 13 at 6 p.m. at the Portuguese Club, 110…

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School chief talks shared vision

NAUGATUCK — Sharon Locke, the new superintendent of Naugatuck public schools, wants each and every staff member in the district working toward the same mission. To make her point about…

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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…