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Changes made to dress code

REGION 16 — Students will be greeted with a slightly revised dress code when they return to school in the fall. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools…


School board buttons up dress code

NAUGATUCK — In case upper-level students were wondering, costumes will not be allowed next year at City Hill Middle and Naugatuck High School. Of any type. Even on Halloween. That…

Uniforms not part of recommendations for dress code

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education’s policy subcommittee decided Tuesday that borough students should not have to conform to a uniform-style dress code. Parents and students asked the school board…

Naugatuck High School junior Alida Maldonado, right, and her mother Cheryl Poirier speak about the school’s dress code to the Board of Education meeting in October. –FILE PHOTO

Committee wants parental input on dress code

NAUGATUCK — School officials want to hear from parents about potential changes to the dress code. The Board of Education’s Policy Committee has scheduled an open discussion about the dress…


Region 16 adding teeth to dress code policy

REGION 16 — The dress code policy in Region 16 is in the midst of a makeover. “I believe it sets a tone, it sets an atmosphere for what learning…

Alida Maldonado talks to members of the Naugatuck Board of Education last Thursday night as her mother, Cheryl Poirier, stands by her side. Maldonado and Poirier advocated for school uniforms. –LUKE MARSHALL

Students voice concerns with dress code

NAUGATUCK — Spitballs, swearing, and wearing black yoga pants are three activities that can land a Naugatuck High School student in in-school suspension. The way the dress code is enforced…

Students from Naugatuck High School walk down Rubber Avenue after leaving school Thursday afternoon in Naugatuck. The school board's policy committee is looking into the district’s dress code policy. -RA ARCHIVE

School dress code center of debate

NAUGATUCK — Deborah Olivares, a 15-year-old junior at Naugatuck High School, was wearing leggings under a long, flowing shirt one day last month when she was sent to the school’s…