Tag Archives: Schools

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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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Update given on roof projects

NAUGATUCK — Controller Bob Butler updated the Board of Education last week on the status of two upcoming school construction projects. Butler said the roof at Hillside Intermediate School needs…

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Naugatuck to destroy school records

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck school officials plan to destroy special education records. The special education records of students from the graduating class of 2009 and students who attended Naugatuck public school…

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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…

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Reps suggest uniform policy in Region 16

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education is looking into implementing a school uniform policy after the idea was suggested by two state legislators. In a letter addressed…

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Committee OKs additional work for NHS

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School renovation project is expected to be completed by the first week of November, four years after voters approved it at referendum. Project Manager Joe…

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Survey highlights assets lacking

NAUGATUCK — Safety, self-esteem and restraint. Those are the top three issues facing students in Naugatuck, according to a developmental assets survey. An “Attitudes and Behaviors” survey was given to…

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Grad answers Peace Corps’ call

BEACON FALLS — For one Woodland Regional High School graduate, helping other people is more than a job — it’s a way of life. Shannon Rafferty, 20, is currently serving…

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NHS garners honor from Education First

NAUGATUCK — Although they come from two different countries, Naugatuck High School exchange students Matteo Bushi and Timm Maertens can agree on one fact: New York City is the best…

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New school nearly finished

PROSPECT — The new Prospect Elementary School is ready to make its public debut. Punch-list items are the only things left to be done at the new school at 75…