Tag Archives: Catholic school

St. Francis-St. Hedwig students decorated a sign welcoming Archbishop Henry Mansell to their school for a blessing Wednesday morning.
Seventh grade math teacher Louise Stack hangs a painting in her classroom at the new St. Francis - St. Hedwig school Tuesday. -LARAINE WESCHLER
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Borough Catholic school ready for joint venture

NAUGATUCK — A new Catholic school is preparing to open its doors to students for the first time Aug. 31. After the borough’s two Catholic schools merged last year due…

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Merged borough Catholic school to combine names

NAUGATUCK — A new, merged Catholic school in Naugatuck will not be called St. Theresa after all. On Monday, the Archdiocese of Hartford officially announced the name for the combined…

Letter to the editor: Preserve the St. Francis name

I have such cherished memories of my childhood. Vacationing at the beach with my parents every summer and shopping every year for my uniform when school started. Looking back at…

Letter to the editor: Preserving names, preserves legacy

I am a graduate of St. Francis School in Naugatuck. My two daughters are alumni. My mother and grandmother are graduates. Four generations of my family went there. I am…

Letter to the editor: Facebook group’s actions appalling

Although I am not an alumni, I am a friend and a parent of three children who attend St. Francis. I have been added to the Facebook group (opposed to…

Letter to the editor: Respect history

Strong schools have strong alumni who financially support them and serve as good will ambassadors promoting the school by word of mouth. That support is extremely valuable as it amounts…