Tag Archives: Region 16

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Algonquin School set to be razed

PROSPECT — The abatement and demolition of Algonquin School is slated to start July 6. The school at 30 Coer Road was closed after the 2014-15 school year ended. All…

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Selectmen OK appraisal of school

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen voted last week to have an appraisal done on Community School in Prospect. The Board of Selectmen awarded a $4,500 contract to Shelton-based…

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Hawks leave the nest

BEACON FALLS — The advice Woodland Regional High School Principal Kurt Ogren offered to the Class of 2015 boiled down to four words: “live like a hawk.” Ogren, speaking to…

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Survey seeks opinions on uniform policy

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education wants to hear from the public before making a decision on a school uniform policy. The school board, which oversees schools…

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Budget balance eyed for supplies, projects

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education has approved a lengthy list of items and projects that officials are hoping to tackle using a projected budget balance. The…

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Towns can dip into health care pool

REGION 16 — The towns of Beacon Falls and Prospect now have the option of joining Region 16’s medical insurance. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools in…

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Plan to sell ads a no-go

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education has decided not to move forward with a proposal to allow athletic booster clubs to sell advertising signs to hang along…

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Board recommends appraisal of school

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Finance wants the town to get its own appraisal of Community School in Prospect before the Region 16 school district moves forward with selling…

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Alternative path to graduation

BEACON FALLS — Graduating from high school was an accomplishment that wasn’t on the radar for E.J. Valles a few years ago. Come next week, he will receive his high…

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Hawk Productions pulls off hat trick

BEACON FALLS — Hawk Productions is used to coming away from the Connecticut Student Film Festival with some hardware. The Woodland Regional High School digital media program pulled off an…