Category Archives: Schools

NHS rolls out one-to-one program

NAUGATUCK — The number of Chromebooks available to borough students has been growing over the past several years. It got to the point last year where administrators at Naugatuck High…

Forum brings candidates, students together

BEACON FALLS — Politicians and students came together last Thursday at Woodland Regional High School to share ideas and debate important issues. Woodland hosted an information forum for gubernatorial and…

NHS Class of 1946 holding reunion

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School Class of 1946 is planning its 72nd reunion. The reunion luncheon is Oct. 20 at 12 p.m. at The Station Restaurant, 195 Water St. The…

Borough gets boost in Alliance Grant

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education’s 2018-19 Alliance Grant allocation is about $1.3 million, an increase of $235,729 over last school year. The funding initiative was started by the state…

School board ends fiscal year with slight surplus

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education ended the 2017-18 fiscal year with a surplus of $184,595. The surplus is about 0.3 percent of the Board of Education’s $61.6 million operating…

NHS Class of 1968 holding reunion

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School Class of 1968 is holding its 50th reunion the weekend of Oct. 12-14. Classmates looking for more information can contact Mary Ann Skehan Sigworth…

Grant to help schools focus on mental health

  NAUGATUCK — Borough schools will be taking more steps to help students address mental health issues thanks to a state grant. Naugatuck Public Schools is one of three school…

NHS students plan ‘lock-in’ to raise money for classmate

NAUGATUCK — Students and staff at Naugatuck High School can be part of a “lock-in” this weekend to benefit a student seriously injured in a car accident in August. The…

School board extends assistant school chief’s contract

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education last week approved a three-year contract extension for Assistant Superintendent of Schools Christopher Montini. “The board feels that Chris is doing an exceptional job…

Board adds teacher at Salem Elementary School

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education last week approved hiring an additional fourth-grade teacher to alleviate class size issues at Salem Elementary School. There are 55 fourth-graders and two fourth-grade…