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Naugatuck school news


NHS holding freshmen orientation

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School is offering an orientation for incoming freshmen Thursday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Upperclassmen will discuss policies and procedures with incoming freshmen. The orientation…


Board OKs plan for grant

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education has approved a plan on how to use its share alliance district funding. The Naugatuck school district is considered an “alliance district,” one of…


Schools announce guidelines for programs

The Naugatuck and Region 16 school districts have announced their policies for determining eligibility of children who may receive free or reduced price meals or free milk. The income guidelines…


Evaluations follow state guidelines

NAUGATUCK — The borough’s public schools have adopted similar guidelines as the state, with some slight modifications, for how to evaluate teachers. Assistant Superintendent of Schools Chris Montini showed the…


Schools holding registration

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck school system has set dates for children to register for school. Registration for students entering elementary, intermediate or middle school is Aug. 25 from 9 a.m….


Making old new again

NHS project forges ahead over summer NAUGATUCK — As the new school year draws closer, renovations at Naugatuck High School continue to move forward. The $81 million project began over…


Superintendent on a meeting mission

NAUGATUCK — The borough’s new superintendent of schools is on a mission to meet as many people as possible over the next month. Sharon Locke, who began in the district…


New superintendent presents vision

NAUGATUCK — Superintendent of Schools Sharon Locke came into her first Board of Education meeting with a vision in place. “During the time between the time I was appointed and…


NEF elects new board members

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Education Foundation elected Lori Czajkowski and Anna Merrill recently to the board of directors for a three-year term. Czajkowski of Naugatuck is the healthy initiatives director…


Back to where it all began

Career comes full circle for new Western principal NAUGATUCK — Western Elementary School’s new principal will be headed back to the place her career started 18 years ago. Brenda Goodrich,…