Category Archives: Schools

WRHS class of 2009 holding reunion

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland Regional High School class of 2009 will host its 10-year reunion Nov. 29 at Bad Sons Beer Co., 251 Roosevelt Drive, Derby. Tickets are $45…

NHS associate principal leaves for Avon job

NAUGATUCK — Kristina Wallace resigned this month as associate principal of Naugatuck High School to take another job. Wallace’s last day was Nov. 1. She left to take the principal…

Music department holding instrument drive

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Public Schools music department is seeking donations of gently-used musical instruments. Instruments of any type will be accepted as long as they are in playing condition….

Head of the class

Woodland’s Hatch-Geary named Connecticut Teacher of the Year BEACON FALLS — The best day of Meghan Hatch-Geary’s educational career was the day in June 2009 when she was hired as…

School solar project takes step forward

NAUGATUCK — The borough is one step closer to installing solar panels on the roof of City Hill Middle School. The Board of Education this month approved architectural plans for…

Program brings borough boys together

NAUGATUCK — Sixty boys from the borough’s middle and intermediate schools sat spread out in the auditorium at Naugatuck High School last Tuesday morning, although it didn’t take long before…

Officials want to convert computer lab into auditorium

PROSPECT — The days of Long River Middle School students using the school’s computer lab to do work online are over. Now, officials are hoping to repurpose the lab so…

Town, school officials take precautions to protect against EEE

Local officials are taking precautions to protect people against Eastern equine encephalitis, a virus spread by mosquitoes that has killed three people in the state this year. On Tuesday, state…

School board OKs additional teacher

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education unanimously voted Sept. 12 to hire an additional third grade teacher to alleviate large class sizes at Maple Hill Elementary School. There are four…

Board finds right fit for Andrew Avenue

LaChance appointed principal at elementary school NAUGATUCK — After six years working as an administrator in the Naugatuck school system, Lisa LaChance will soon lead her own school. The Board…