Category Archives: Schools

Grant helps put emotion in learning

NAUGATUCK — Hillside Intermediate School sixth-grader Jaeden Barnes slowly walked through Maureen Greene’s classroom a week before Christmas with a RULER mood meter in hand. He asked a few of…

Naugatuck school board names Montini next superintendent

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education didn’t have to look far to find the next superintendent for Naugatuck Public Schools. The board Thursday unanimously appointed Assistant Superintendent of Schools Christopher…

Honor roll: Woodland Regional High School

The following students made the honor roll at Woodland Regional High School for the first quarter of the 2019-20 school year: High honor Grade 12 Nora Ameti Kelly Arnold Kyle…

Region 16 announces kindergarten registration

PROSPECT — Prospect Elementary School and Laurel Ledge Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration from Jan. 27 through Jan. 31. On these dates, parents can pick up a packet of…

Borough schools serving more meals

All students can get free breakfast, lunch for first time NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck schools have served considerably more meals so far this school year, which happens to be the first…

Beyond the walls of Woodland

State honor affords Hatch-Geary opportunity to have broader impact on education BEACON FALLS — Since being named Connecticut Teacher of the Year in November, Meghan Hatch-Geary’s life has changed both…

Borough BOE proposes policy to ban sex offenders from school grounds

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education is proposing a new policy that would prohibit registered sex offenders from being on school property, with a few exceptions. The proposed policy comes…

Honor roll: Long River Middle School

The following students were named to the honor roll at Long River Middle School for the first term of the 2019-20 school year. High honor  Grade 8 Siana Ajro Preston…

Region 16 board elects Cretella chairman

PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education last week unanimously elected longtime member Priscilla Cretella chairman for the next two years. The board, which oversees public schools in Beacon…

Honor roll: Naugatuck High School

The following students made the honor roll at Naugatuck High School for the first quarter of the 2019-20 school year: High honor Grade 12 Syed Zorosh Ahmad Aidan Charles Alexander…