Tag Archives: Schools

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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…

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Manufactured lessons

BEACON FALLS — Faculty members at Woodland Regional High School who may be in need of a new garbage bin or cornhole set need to look no further than room…

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Grants give education a boost

NAUGATUCK — Robotic blocks, a news show, a science team, and peer-reviewed writing are all coming to Naugatuck schools with help from the Naugatuck Education Foundation. The Naugatuck Education Foundation…

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Program spreads its wings

NAUGATUCK — A group of City Hill Middle School students completed their mission to make a positive difference among the student body. The student leaders encouraged teamwork, understanding and listening,…

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NEF to award round of grants

NAUGATUCK — A live morning broadcast led by middle school students and a peer editing program where students help their classmates with writing assignments are two of the interesting programs…

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Cooking up a healthy storm

NAUGATUCK — Five Naugatuck fourth-graders put their cooking skills to the test last week during the Future Chef competition. The competition is sponsored by Sodexo, a national company that is…

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School board awards bid for design work

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education last week tapped a Hamden-based company to do the design work for upgrades at six schools. The school board awarded an $83,065 bid to…

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Borough mourns teacher

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck public schools system is remembering a beloved special education teacher who served for more than two decades. Verne “Chip” Aldrich died over the weekend after a…

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State releases new rankings for schools

A new rating system for schools throughout the state showed that the Naugatuck school system came close to the statewide target, while Region 16 exceeded the mark. State officials unveiled…

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Changes coming to preschool program

NAUGATUCK — School officials plan to overhaul the district’s early childhood education program next year to make a more inclusive environment for all children. Traditionally, pupils in the federally funded…