Tag Archives: Schools

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…

Times they could be a-changin’

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education is looking for a way to help older students arrive to school more alert and ready to learn. Officials believe they may have found…

NHS back in session after report of gas odor

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School was evacuated for about an hour Thursday morning following a report of a gas odor coming from the culinary department. Police and firefighters responded to…