Tag Archives: Region 16

One-to-one initiative topic of forum

REGION 16 — Before Region 16 rolls out the one-to-one device initiative in the district, officials will host a community forum on the plan. The new initiative will provide all…

More students participating in breakfast program

REGION 16 — The number of students taking advantage of breakfast offered at Long River Middle School has drastically jumped so far this school year. Statistics provided last week to…

New schedule, classes in the works for Long River

PROSPECT — School officials are proposing schedule and class changes at Long River Middle School designed to create equity and provide more “21st century learning” opportunities for students. Each grade…

Audit shows surplus for 2015-16

REGION 16 — An audit of Region 16’s roughly $40.5 million 2015-16 school budget showed the district ended the fiscal year with an unassigned fund balance of $1,374,000. The Region…

Changing practice requires more buses 

REGION 16 — Accommodating students that attend high schools out of Region 16 on days when start times are off due to weather delays would mean paying for additional buses…

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,…