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Naugatuck school news

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…

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…