Tag Archives: Schools

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Program eyed for gifted students

REGION 16 — In an effort to ensure all students are given an opportunity to reach their full potential, Region 16 is moving toward the implementation of a talented and…

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‘Building subs’ proposed for classroom stability

NAUGATUCK — Principals in local public schools want more stability with substitute teachers who visit their classrooms. To help in that effort, the Board of Education wants to assign building…

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Almost showtime for drama club

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School drama club will christen the stage in the school’s new auditorium with stories of love and loss. The club’s production of “Almost, Maine” opens…

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Region 16, teachers union agree to contract

REGION 16 — Teachers in Region 16 have a new three-year contract. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and Prospect, approved the contract with…

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Grant to pay for school upgrades

NAUGATUCK — A state grant is helping the district pay for some much needed work at borough schools. Superintendent of Schools Sharon Locke announced last week that the district received…

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City Hill gets grant for enrichment

NAUGATUCK — City Hill Middle School has received a grant to help students experience the arts. The Board of Education voted on Jan. 14 to accept a $25,000 grant from…

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Groups sought for Community Showcase

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Parent School Council is seeking local businesses, nonprofit groups, community organizations and clubs to participate in its first Community Showcase. The event, which is scheduled for…

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Audit shows $1.4M school budget surplus

REGION 16 — For the second straight time, the Region 16 school budget ended with an unreserved year-end balance of more than $1 million. An audit of the $39.7 million…

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Administrators want to add theater courses

NAUGATUCK — The next Golden Globe winner or Oscar nominee may be walking the halls of Naugatuck High School. If the Board of Education moves forward with a plan to…

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Water back on at Woodland

School to open as usual on Monday BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School will be open Monday after closing for two days this week due to a water issue….