Tag Archives: Cross Street Intermediate School


Bus routes: Cross Street Intermediate School

Cross Street Intermediate School Bus: 2 Starts: 7:54 a.m. 917 New Haven Road 1081 New Haven Road 1375 New Haven Road Bowman Drive at Trout Brook Drive New Haven Road…


Teacher of the year evolves with students

NAUGATUCK — Learning how to engage a new crop of students year after year is a lot like playing poker. At least that is the analogy veteran teacher Charley Marenghi…


Schedule to shift for schools

NAUGATUCK — Intermediate and middle school students will see a slight shift to their schedule next year. Starting in the 2015-16 school year, City Hill Middle School will start five…


Young inventor receives honor

NAUGATUCK — Cross Street Intermediate School sixth-grader Kylie Simonds is making quite a name for herself in the innovation field. The Board of Education recognized Simonds with an award for…


Cancer battle inspires young inventor

NAUGATUCK — When Kylie Simonds was fighting cancer, one of the most annoying obstacles she remembers was having to sit still or walk gingerly while she received treatment intravenously. The…


Slideshow: Young inventors

NAUGATUCK — Fifth-graders from Cross Street Intermediate School showed off their inventive side when the school hosted its annual Invention Convention April 10. Students created their own inventions as part…

University of Connecticut student Josh Leveillee looks on as Cross Street Intermediate School fifth-graders William Brown, left, and Gabriella Jordan create a machine out of string, paperclips and rubber bands that will help them stack cups Feb. 4. –LUKE MARSHALL

A lesson in engineering

NAUGATUCK — Fifth-graders at Cross Street Intermediate School received a glimpse into the world of engineering Feb. 4. University of Connecticut students and engineering majors Genesis Quiles-Galarza, Myle Gibbs, Josh…

Western Elementary School Principal Melissa Cooney, right, poses for a picture with Tara Fitzgerald, who won a ride to school in a police cruiser, and Naugatuck Police Det. Sean Simpson on the first day of school in August. Cooney will be leaving Western School to become principal at Cross Street Intermediate School at the end of the school year. –FILE PHOTO

BOE taps Cooney to lead Cross Street School

NAUGATUCK — One borough educator will be graduating from elementary school to intermediate school. The Board of Education recently announced that Western Elementary School Principal Melissa Cooney will be taking…

Cross Street Intermediate School in Naugatuck held its annual Invention Convention April 25. –LUKE MARSHALL
The Board of Education’s Jan. 9 meeting was originally set to be held at Hillside Intermediate School, but moved to Town Hall due to concerns over the handicapped-accessibility of the school. –FILE PHOTO

Borough schools make ConnCAN’s top 10

NAUGATUCK — Three borough schools were recognized by the Connecticut Coalition for Achievement Now (ConnCAN) for student achievement. ConnCAN is a statewide education advocacy organization dedicated to closing the state’s…