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Naugatuck school news

Naugatuck High going to block scheduling

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School will make the change to block scheduling in the 2018-19 school year. Under the new schedule, there will be eight, 81-minute periods. Students will have…

School board names new principals

NAUGATUCK — Two familiar faces will step into new leadership roles in the Naugatuck School District come July. The Board of Education last week hired John Harris as the new…

Students speak to meaning of wingman

NAUGATUCK — Sitting with someone who is alone at lunch and sticking up for someone who is being bullied are a couple of actions a wingman would take, City Hill…

Schools hosting music festival

NAUGATUCK — The 37th annual Borough Music Festival sponsored by the Naugatuck public schools music department is Wednesday. The festival, which features over 300 Naugatuck students from grades four through…

School board lays out budget proposal 

NAUGATUCK — School officials presented a 2018-19 budget proposal to the Board of Finance Monday night that would increase spending by less than 1 percent. The Board of Education’s proposed…

Wingman program to turn Green blue

NAUGATUCK — The Wingman program at City Hill Middle School will kick off autism awareness month Thursday with a program called “Light Up the Green Blue.” The event, which is…

Police arrest NHS student after threatening Snapchat post

NAUGATUCK — Police arrested a Naugatuck High School student Monday night after the student posted threatening statements on Snapchat. The student’s post read, “School got me stressed out… I hate…

Scholarships

Chip Aldrich Memorial 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…

Borough taking another look at facilities plan

NAUGATUCK — Years after officials approved a long-term plan to overhaul school and borough facilities, the borough is taking another look at the plan due to concerns at the district’s…

Naugatuck, Woodland DECA well-represented at state conference

Students from the DECA chapters at Woodland Regional High School and Naugatuck High School will compete on the national stage in April. DECA is an organization designed to prepare students…