Tag Archives: Salem Elementary School


Bus routes: Salem Elementary School

Salem Elementary School Bus: 7 Starts: 8:32 a.m.        Salem Daycare New Street at Svea Avenue Walnut Street at Grove Street Grove Street at May Avenue Grove Street at Park Avenue…


Board OKs new hires to combat class sizes

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education last week approved two new teaching positions to reduce class sizes at Salem and Western elementary schools. Assistant Superintendent of Schools Christopher Montini presented…


Salem School used as model for resource book

NAUGATUCK — Salem Elementary School is now a model for the teaching community. The school is featured prominently in the teaching resource book “Lessons & Units for Closer Reading” by…


Fire quickly extinguished at school

NAUGATUCK — Nobody was injured when a small fire broke out in a bathroom on the first floor of Salem Elementary School Wednesday morning. Fire Chief Ken Hanks said a…


Club blends technology with reading

NAUGATUCK — Before the first bell sounded March 28 at Salem Elementary School, second- and fourth-graders were already busy at work passing iPads back and forth putting together their latest…

Salem Elementary School Principal Jennifer Kruge, left, and Special Olympic medalist Loretta Claiborne address students at the school in Naugatuck on Oct. 9. Claiborne visited Salem and Naugatuck High School to talk with students as part of the high school DECA group’s “Spread the Word to Stop the Word” campaign. -LUKE MARSHALL

Special athlete delivers anti-bullying message

NAUGATUCK — Salem Elementary School students received a special lesson on bullying from a special athlete last week. Special Olympic athlete and motivational speaker Loretta Claiborne visited the school Oct….

Gordon Rossi

Long-time borough teacher, coach to receive Foley Award

When Gordon Rossi Sr. began his teaching career at Naugatuck’s Salem Elementary School decades ago it was the late, former Superintendent of Schools Raymond K. Foley who hired him. Now,…