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Letter to the editor: Keep saints’ names on Catholic schools

Taking away the names of St. Francis and St. Hedwig schools is a huge mistake for Naugatuck history. Combining the names would be a better solution. Other Catholic schools have…

Name change disrespectful to donors

I am writing to express my concern about the renaming of the newly merged St. Francis and St. Hedwig’s school in Naugatuck. As an alumna of St. Hedwig’s, I feel…

Letter to the editor: The making of a perfect storm

I have been following the coverage of the Catholic School merger in the media the last two weeks. As a public school teacher and a parent of two children in…

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New name for Catholic school draws ire, concerns

T-H-E-R-E-S-A could spell “disaster” for Catholic education in Naugatuck, according to a group opposed to the proposed name for the new, merged Catholic school in the borough. The Archdiocese of…

St. Francis Assisi school will be the site of the new St. Francis-St. Hedwig School. FILE PHOTO
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Borough Catholic schools look to merger for salvation

Faced with decreasing enrollments and financial deficits, Naugatuck’s two Catholic schools will become one under the name St. Theresa School. “As we come together, it is imperative to keep Christ…

Catholic school merger on table

NAUGATUCK — Parents, staff and students at the borough’s two Catholic schools have mixed reactions about a proposition to combine the schools in an attempt to solve financial problems. Parents…