Category Archives: Region 16

Region 16 school news

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Long River ready for breakfast week

PROSPECT — Long River Middle School is planning to celebrate National School Breakfast Week. National School Breakfast Week is a weeklong celebration aimed at increasing awareness of the school breakfast…

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Audit shows surplus in school budget

REGION 16 — Region 16 officials are targeting surplus funds to continue roof repairs at Woodland Regional High School. An audit of the 2013-14 school budget showed Region 16, which…

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Board returns to original office plan

REGION 16 — The plan for a new Region 16 district office has come full circle. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and Prospect,…

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School board, administrators reach new deal

REGION 16 — The Board of Education has approved a new three-year contract for administrators. The deal was approved at the board’s Feb. 11 meeting. The contract with The Region…

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Snows days pile up

Snow days are adding up in Naugatuck and Region 16. As of Monday, Naugatuck public schools had used seven snow days. Region 16, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and…

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Board seeks technology grant

REGION 16 — Region 16 will pursue a state grant that will allow for technology upgrades in the district. The Board of Education on Wednesday authorized the district to apply…

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Society, Region 16 working to preserve history

PROSPECT — Before the final school bells ring at Algonquin and Community schools, the Prospect Historical Society wants to ensure the history of the schools is preserved for generations to…

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Committee recommends full-day K

REGION 16 — The recommendation is in and it’s unanimous — Region 16 should implement full-day kindergarten in the 2015-16 school year. “We were really careful to examine both the…

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School board, union agree to deal

REGION 16 — The Board of Education unanimously approved a new, three-year contract with The United Public Service Employees Union Local 424 last week. The contract is retroactive to July…

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Board expels three students

BEACON FALLS — Three students at Woodland Regional High School have been expelled after being found in possession of marijuana on school grounds. The Region 16 Board of Education held…