Tag Archives: Region 16

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Start of a renovation

Budget overrun leaves board with decisions to make BEACON FALLS — Construction began this week at Laurel Ledge Elementary School, but some aspects of the project remain to be decided…

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Board awards bid for roof repair

BEACON FALLS — The Region 16 Board of Education awarded a $51,575 bid last week to a West Hartford company to repair and replace the roof over the art wing…

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Workers rip up asbestos with carpet

PROSPECT — Long River Middle School is closed for the time being after workers removing carpet exposed asbestos while a summer camp was going on at the school. Workers from…

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Board OKs plan for budget balance

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education has approved a 2013-14 year-end budget plan that spends roughly $450,000 in projected surplus on 11 items. Director of Finance and…

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At odds over easement

BEACON FALLS — The town of Beacon Falls and Region 16 Board of Education have taken opposing stances when it comes to an easement on the Woodland Regional High School…

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Slideshow: WRHS graduation

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland Regional High School Class of 2014 graduated June 20 during a ceremony at the school. PHOTOS BY ELIO GUGLIOTTI

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Leaving the Woods behind

BEACON FALLS — The Class of 2014 is out of the Woods. About 170 Woodland Regional High School seniors took their final steps as high school students last Friday during…

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Woodland hosts scholarship night

BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School held its annual Senior Scholarship Night June 12. Ninety-six scholarships totaling about $60,000 were awarded to 52 seniors during the event. The Woodland…

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Search on for next school chief

REGION 16 — The search for Region 16’s next superintendent of schools is underway. Tim James, superintendent for the school district that oversees schools in Beacon Falls and Prospect, returned…

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Laurel Ledge project goes out to bid

BEACON FALLS — After a lengthy delay, officials have issued bid requests for the renovation project at Laurel Ledge School in Beacon Falls. The bids went out late last week….