Tag Archives: Superintendent


School board picks next superintendent

REGION 16 — The Board of Education reached into the Waterbury school system to find Region 16’s next superintendent of schools. The board, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and…


Board hires new superintendent

NAUGATUCK —The Naugatuck public school system has a new superintendent. Sharon Locke, 46, of Durham, was hired as the next superintendent Wednesday night during a special Board of Education meeting….

Naugatuck schools chief John Tindall-Gibson says the textbooks line-item, which is likely to be funded at $60,000 for 2010-11, is subsisting on a "maintenance budget."

Textbook funding on a “maintenance budget”

The Region 16 school district will spend about three times as much as Naugatuck Public Schools, per pupil, on textbooks in 2010-11. Region 16, which serves 2,584 Beacon Falls and…

The school board praised Tindall-Gibson's commitment to education and professional demeanor while pointing out his alleged weaknesses in organizational management and community relations.

School chief will retire in 2012

NAUGATUCK — Superintendent of Schools Dr. John Tindall-Gibson, who has long been blamed, at least partially, by the public, borough officials and even subordinate teachers for the school system’s fiscal…