Tag Archives: Region 16


Region 16, teachers union agree to contract

REGION 16 — Teachers in Region 16 have a new three-year contract. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and Prospect, approved the contract with…


Audit shows $1.4M school budget surplus

REGION 16 — For the second straight time, the Region 16 school budget ended with an unreserved year-end balance of more than $1 million. An audit of the $39.7 million…


Prospect agrees to Region 16’s terms

PROSPECT — After months of contract talks, town officials have acquiesced to Region 16 to move forward with the purchase of Community School. The Region 16 Board of Education, which…


No definitive cause for burst sprinkler

REGION 16 — Although officials don’t know why a sprinkler head burst in the pump house at Woodland Regional High School early this month, they are adamant that something has…


Region 16 announces kindergarten registration

REGION 16 — Prospect Elementary School and Laurel Ledge Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration Jan 25 through Jan. 29 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration is open to…


Water back on at Woodland

School to open as usual on Monday BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School will be open Monday after closing for two days this week due to a water issue….


No water means no school for Woodland

BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School students will have an unexpected four-day weekend due to a broken sprinkler head in the pump house that has left the school without…


New district office taking shape

REGION 16 — The completion of a three-part school building project in Region 16 is within sight, though the final piece of the project will come in later and look…


School board OKs SAT prep course

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week approved a new course to help students increase their SAT scores. A new SAT prep course for juniors at…


Contract talks stall school sale

PROSPECT — The sale of Community School remains in a holding pattern as attorneys for Prospect and Region 16 work to hammer out a sale agreement. Almost two months have…