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Tag Archives: Region 16

Award distinguishes student leader

BEACON FALLS — There have been times when Woodland Regional High School Student Government President Noelle Guerrera questioned whether she’s the type of leader the student body needed. As far…

Woodland roof project put on hold    

REGION 16 — A building committee formed to oversee a roof project at Woodland Regional High School was dissolved nearly two months after it was appointed. The Region 16 Board…

School board, union agree on new deal

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education and the union that represents non-certified staff have agreed to a new, three-year contract. The board, which oversees schools in Beacon…

Region 16 announces kindergarten registration

REGION 16 — Prospect Elementary School and Laurel Ledge Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration Jan. 23 through Jan. 27. On these dates, parents can pick up a packet of…

Students, staff eager for one-to-one initiative

REGION 16 — Two students sit across from each other in history class, collaborating on a Google Document and conducting research in preparation for an upcoming debate. Two floors up,…

School buses involved in minor accident

BEACON FALLS — Slippery conditions led to a minor school bus accident Jan. 6 at Woodland Regional High School. The accident occurred as students were getting dropped off at the…

Busing practice draws concern

REGION 16 — School cancellations, delayed openings and early dismissals are an unavoidable part of winter in New England. One Region 16 parent wants to make sure the district avoids…

Student facing charges after found with Xanax

BEACON FALLS — A 17-year-old Woodland Regional High School student was arrested Dec. 9 after he was found with a significant amount of Xanax at the school. Police reported the…

Student charged after spray painting ‘message’

BEACON FALLS — Graffiti spray painted at Woodland Regional High School led to the arrest of a student and “false rumors” of a threat, according to school officials. Region 16 Superintendent…

Ceremony celebrates Woodland history, community

PROSPECT — A lot can happen in 16 years — two state football titles, one Connecticut teacher of the year, 14 graduating classes, an endearing tradition of the spirit shovel…