Tag Archives: Schools

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Survey shows most pleased with schools

NAUGATUCK — Most teachers, families and students have a favorable opinion of Naugatuck Public Schools. However, there is room for improvement, especially at Naugatuck High School. That is according to…

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Schools participating in summer food program

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Public Schools announced its participation in the federally-funded Seamless Summer Food Program. The program provides free meals to all children 18 years old and under. The program…

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Schools announce summer registration

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Public Schools announced dates for summer registration. Parents can register students entering kindergarten through eighth grade at Central Avenue Preschool or Naugatuck High School July 6 through…

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Scores show improvement

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Public Schools have released standardized test scores that show significant increases that officials credit to changes in their curriculum. Superintendent of Schools Sharon Locke released Thursday the…

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BOE seeks to link unexcused absences, grades

REGION 16 — Proposed changes to the truancy policy would tie unexcused absences to students’ grades for the first time in Region 16. Under the proposal, any student with 19…

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Schools to destroy special education records

NAUGATUCK — The special education records of students from the Naugatuck High School graduating Class of 2010 and those who attended Naugatuck schools but didn’t graduate will be destroyed in…

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Students get a glimpse into IT field

NAUGATUCK — This school year has been a year of change for both those working and studying at Naugatuck High School as the $81 million renovate-to-new project draws to a…

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Assistant superintendent gets contract extension

NAUGATUCK — The assistant superintendent of schools, a Naugatuck native who worked his way up the ladder in a school system where he was once a student, will spend at…

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Room stimulates students’ senses  

NAUGATUCK — Preschooler Teddy Salazar runs across a matted floor under a silver disco ball toward a set of fiber optic light strands. The overhead lights are off in this…

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Proposal spares borough’s ECS grant

NAUGATUCK — As municipalities across the state react to proposed cuts in state education funding, Naugatuck is one of a handful of municipalities that would have funding restored under the…