Tag Archives: full day kindergarten

Full-day K on the horizon

REGION 16 — When Region 16 students return to class Aug. 31, the first day will be more than the start of another school year — it will mark the…

Board votes to implement full-day K

REGION 16 — After years of discussing full-day kindergarten, the Region 16 Board of Education took the plunge last week. The board, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and Prospect,…

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…

Officials, community discuss full-day K

PROSPECT — The conversation on implementing full-day kindergarten in Region 16 continued last week as school officials took the discussion to the community. About a dozen parents and teachers attended…

Full-day K decision to come early next year

REGION 16 — A decision on whether to implement full-day kindergarten in Region 16 is two months away. Between now and then the public will get a few more chances…

Full-day K focus of forum

BEACON FALLS — Parents, teachers and community members from Region 16 came together last week to hear about full-day kindergarten. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools in…

Forum to discuss full-day K

REGION 16 — Kindergarteners in Region 16 could be going to school for a full day as soon as next year. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools…

Region 16 building project on schedule, includes switch to full-day K

PROSPECT — The size, classrooms and programs have all started to take shape for a new preschool-through-grade-5 school building planned for property on Talmadge Hill Road. All those components and…

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Full-day K debate continues in Region 16

BEACON FALLS — As the Region 16 school board reviewed the draft educational specifications for a new elementary school, switching to full-day kindergarten once again dominated the discussion. The Board…

Region 16 school board ponders shift to full-day kindergarten

BEACON FALLS — The Region 16 building project could bring more than new bricks and mortar to the school district. The project could usher in a fundamental change in kindergarten…