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Naugatuck school news

Science project evolves into awareness campaign

NAUGATUCK — What started as a research project in science class for a group of City Hill Middle School seventh-graders turned into a real world civics lesson — one that…

Honor roll: Naugatuck High School

The following students made the honor roll at Naugatuck High School for the third quarter of the 2018-19 school year: High honor Grade 12 Brian Andrade Peter Michael Bigica Hannah…

Finance board moves ahead with school budget proposal

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Finance opted last week to move a roughly $64.06 million school budget proposal for the 2019-20 fiscal year forward for a final review. The budget…

Failure of solar panels means replacing school roof

NAUGATUCK — A catastrophic failure of the solar panels built into Naugatuck High School’s roof has the borough looking at a costly, emergency project to replace the roof just nine…

Naugatuck High accepting applications for scholarship

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School is accepting applications for the Chip Aldrich Memorial Scholarship. Aldrich, who died in 2016, was a special education teacher in the Naugatuck school district from…

Partnership to help student transition

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Public Schools is partnering with the Rise Network, a non-profit organization, to help make the transition from middle school to high school easier for students. Under the…

Borough schools show growth on state accountability index

NAUGATUCK — Student performance improved at seven of the borough’s nine schools under the state’s latest assessment. The state Department of Education’s grading program, the Next Generation Accountability System, was…

NHS Class of ’59 seeking classmates

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School Class of 1959 is preparing for its 60th reunion and seeking help to locate several classmates. The reunion is planned for Sept. 15 at…

School board OKs solar plan

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education has approved a plan to place solar panels on the roof of Maple Hill Elementary School. The board voted, 7 to 2, March 14…

Borough schools hosting music festival

NAUGATUCK — The 38th annual Borough Music Festival sponsored by the Naugatuck Public Schools music department is Tuesday night. The festival, which features over 250 Naugatuck students from grades four…