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Naugatuck school news

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…

Students walk out to send message

BEACON FALLS — Students poured out of the doors of Woodland Regional High School and into the courtyard on the morning of March 14. Despite the freezing temperature and cold…

Naugatuck school board awards bid for busing

NAUGATUCK — The cost to bus borough students will go up more than $427,000 over the next five school years. On Monday, the Board of Education unanimously awarded the bid…

Scholarships

Naugatuck Portuguese Club NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Portuguese Club is offering three scholarships to students whose parents or guardians are members of the club. Applicants must be completing their senior…

Another tree falls on borough home

NAUGATUCK — Alice Clark was asleep when a large oak tree came crashing through her living room at the end of October. Last Friday afternoon, about four months later, a…

Archdiocese announces Catholic school to close

NAUGATUCK — Citing declining enrollment and financial instability, the Archdiocese of Hartford announced Thursday afternoon that St. Francis-St. Hedwig School — the only Catholic school remaining in the borough —…

School board settles on spending plan

NAUGATUCK — A week after rejecting two separate proposed spending plans for the 2018-19 school year, the Board of Education in a special meeting Monday night settled on a new…

School budget presentation will have to wait

NAUGATUCK — After some debate, the Board of Education rejected two budget proposals and won’t present its request to finance officials for at least another month. The school board was…

New courses coming to NHS

NAUGATUCK —The Board of Education this month approved four new courses at Naugatuck High School for the 2018-19 school year. The classes include Matter and Motion, which allows students to…