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Naugatuck school news

School district announces summer food program

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Public Schools is participating in the federally-funded Summer Food Service Program, which provides free meals to children 18 years old and younger during the summer months. The…

Police charge teens after fight following graduation

NAUGATUCK — Police say they arrested three teenagers after a group got into a fight after the Naugatuck High School graduation ceremony Tuesday night. Officers and security personnel who broke…

Officials postpone NHS graduation ceremony

NAUGATUCK — School officials postponed Naugatuck High School’s graduation ceremony from Monday to Tuesday due to rain in the forecast. The ceremony is now 6 p.m. Tuesday at the high…

Graduation ceremonies set for NHS, WRHS

Graduation ceremonies for Naugatuck High School and Woodland Regional High School are set for next week. The Naugatuck High School Class of 2019 will graduate June 10 on the turf…

Hard work pays off for adult ed grads

NAUGATUCK — When Ashley Rymer-Chase’s husband died last year, she needed to find a way to provide for herself and her 3-year-old daughter. Rymer-Chase, a 24-year-old Naugatuck resident, had one…

Naugatuck to destroy school records

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck school officials announced that the special education records of students from the graduating class of 2013 and students who attended Naugatuck public schools but did not graduate…

Donations sought for ‘summertime fun’

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Public Schools family liaisons are collecting new or gently-used “summertime fun” items for children through June 10. The liaisons are seeking donations of various items, including…

Students turn lobbyists

HARTFORD — A group of six City Hill Middle School seventh grade students visited the Capitol May 15 to discuss their concerns about the effects consuming energy drinks have on…

Officials pursuing alternative plan for NHS roof repair

NAUGATUCK — The failure of solar panels built into the roof of Naugatuck High School may not mean the roof has to be replaced immediately after all. Officials discovered earlier…

Number of borough schools enrolled in meals program to grow

NAUGATUCK — Two more Naugatuck schools will participate in a federal program that provides free breakfast and lunch to all students, as the percentage of students eligible for free meals…