Category Archives: Naugatuck

Naugatuck school news

Scholarships

Prospect Scholarship Foundation PROSPECT — The Prospect Scholarship Foundation is offering two $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors from Prospect who are attending a post-secondary school in 2018. The…

Alternative approach to high school going strong

NAUGATUCK — Three years after Naugatuck High School’s Genesis Academy opened, officials say the program continues to help students stay on track, reach their academic potential, and form relationships with…

Naugatuck, Region 16 see little movement in scores 

The overall scores for the Naugatuck and Region 16 school districts under the state’s Next Generation Accountability System remained relatively flat. The state this month released the 2016-17 results under…

Police conduct drug sweep at NHS

NAUGATUCK — Police found no contraband or drugs during a drug sweep at Naugatuck High School  Thursday morning. The Naugatuck High School administration requested the search, which was conducted by…

School placed in lockdown after report of gunshots in area

NAUGATUCK — Maple Hill Elementary School was placed in lockdown for precautionary measures Wednesday afternoon after police received complaints of gunshots heard in the area of Longview Terrace. Naugatuck police…

Honor roll: Naugatuck High School

The following students were named to the honor roll at Naugatuck High School for the second quarter of the 2017-18 school year:  High honor  Grade 12 Vanessa Elizabeth Archacki Austin…

Board OKs change to public comment policy

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education has declared employees and students off limits for public discussion. The board last week approved a change to the public comment policy that prohibits…

Program designed to help struggling freshmen

NAUGATUCK — About 25 percent of Naugatuck High School freshmen failed at least one course during the first semester this school year, and officials are hoping a new program will…

Board works on budget proposal

NAUGATUCK — After making some adjustments, the Board of Education Monday night backed a $63 million budget proposal for 2018-19 to send to a public hearing, though final figures are…

Push to save school continues

NAUGATUCK — The borough’s only Catholic school is still making plans to move forward despite questions about its future. St. Francis-St. Hedwig School held an open house Saturday to register…