Tag Archives: Schools

Naugatuck kicking off program with block party

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Public Schools is participating in the federally-funded Seamless Summer Food Program and getting things started with a party. The program provides free meals to all children 18…

Naugatuck to destroy school records

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck school officials announced special education records will be destroyed. The special education records of students from the graduating class of 2011 and students who attended Naugatuck public…

Region 16 increasing cost of summer school

REGION 16 — The cost for students to take a summer school course in Region 16 is going up. Starting this summer, a class will cost $200, Superintendent of Schools…

City Hill robotics team maneuvers to national event

NAUGATUCK — A trio of City Hill Middle School students hope to make it to Georgia Tech in Atlanta this May. By designing a winning remotely-operated vehicle that successfully maneuvered…

Schools hosting annual music festival

NAUGATUCK — The 6th annual Borough Music Festival sponsored by Naugatuck public schools is Tuesday. The festival, which features over 300 Naugatuck students from grades four through 12, begins at…

Slideshow: Read Across America

Schools in Naugatuck and Region 16 celebrated Read Across America Day, a celebration of reading in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday, the first week of March with activities and guest…

Robots go from program to curriculum

NAUGATUCK — A group of three Hop Brook Elementary School fourth-graders crowd around a computer and small gray robot, eagerly making suggestions to each other. Suddenly the robot shouts “forward”…

School times staying the same

NAUGATUCK — While some officials believe a later start to the school day would be beneficial for older students, the Board of Education won’t pursue a proposal to make the…

Vote on changing school times pushed back

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education will not vote on a proposal to change the times schools start this year. Under the proposal, elementary schools would start at 9 a.m.,…

Plan to change school times draws criticism

NAUGATUCK — A proposal to change the times schools start in the borough has struck a nerve with parents, students and teachers. The Board of Education is proposing starting the…