Tag Archives: Prospect Street Preschool

Family advocate Fatima Garcia helps Chef Combo teach Head Start and special education preschoolers in Naugatuck that healthy food creates strong muscles last year. The borough’s Head Start program is facing about $33,000 in cuts due to the federal sequester. –RA ARCHIVE

Central Avenue closing means upgrade for preschool

NAUGATUCK — While Central Avenue Elementary School parents grieve to hear their children will be sent to other schools next year, parents and staff at Prospect Street Preschool are praising…

Board of Education Chair David Heller, left, and Superintendent of Schools John Tindall-Gibson review documents regarding the financial impact of closing Central Avenue School and Prospect Street School during a special meeting Wednesday night. The board voted, 7-2, to close the schools. –LUKE MARSHALL

Board of Education approves closing schools

NAUGATUCK — After nearly two months of discussing the possibility of closing Central Avenue School and Prospect Street School, the Board of Education made the move official. The board voted,…

John DeBisschop holds up a missing scarf to Sparkles the Clown during a performance at Tender Years Preschool May 13. Gigi Ramos, grandmother of one of the other students in the class, hired Sparkles to entertain the kids.