Category Archives: Schools

Naugatuck, Region 16 officials size up SAT scores

Scores from the 2018 SAT show Naugatuck students continue to make incremental growth, while students in Region 16 took a leap forward in math and remained basically stagnant in English…

Honor roll: Naugatuck High School

The following students made the honor roll at Naugatuck High School for the fourth quarter of the 2017-18 school year. High honors Grade 12 Austin S. Bartlett Kristen Jean Bode…

Borough schools reach threshold for free meals program

NAUGATUCK — The number of borough schools enrolled in the federal Community Eligibility Provision program will more than double next school year as the percentage of students eligible for free…

Honor roll: City Hill Middle School

The following students made the honor roll at City Hill Middle School for the third trimester of the 2017-18 school year.  High honor  Grade 8 Syed Koshaan Ali Kendall Elizabeth…

New scoreboard coming to Veterans Field

NAUGATUCK — The scoreboard at Naugatuck High School’s Veterans Field will be replaced with the help of a local bank. The new scoreboard will cost $22,000, Naugatuck High School Director…

NHS to destroy academic folders

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School officials announced the academic folders of members of the Class of 2011 will be destroyed. The school will maintain the permanent record card of graduates…

Love of learning drives Region 16 teacher of the year

BEACON FALLS — On her fifth birthday, Michele LoRusso’s kindergarten teacher at Gilmartin Elementary School in Waterbury gave her a copy of “Holly Hobbie’s Answer Book.” Thirty-five years later, she…

Changes on the horizon for alternative education program

PROSPECT — Woodland Regional High School’s alternative education program will have a new home and expanded hours next school year. The Helping All Woodland Kids Succeed (HAWKS) alternative program started…

Hughes hits all the right notes

NAUGATUCK — Robert Hughes was in the Naugatuck High School band room June 19 getting students ready to perform at graduation when he got the news. “Suddenly I turned around…

St. Francis-St. Hedwig remembered for ‘family’ atmosphere   

NAUGATUCK — As students walked out of St. Francis-St. Hedwig School and into summer vacation last week, the mood on Church Street wasn’t typical of the last day of the…