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Naugatuck school news

Students’ scores in English outpace math

The scores of Naugatuck and Region 16 students on the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) paralleled trends across the state: students continue to perform better at English than math. The…

School board OKs raises for non-union workers

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education last month approved raises for 36 non-union employees. The raises, which range from 1 percent to 3 percent, are for the 2017-18 fiscal year….

NHS to destroy academic folders

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School will be destroying the academic folders of students in the class of 2010. The school will always maintain the permanent record card of graduates. Members…

Focus on math pays off

NAUGATUCK — Three years after implementing a strategic plan for borough schools that put a focus on improving math scores, the data shows it’s working. The percentage of borough students…

NHS Class of ’62 holding reunion

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School Class of 1962 is planning its 55th reunion. The reunion is scheduled for two nights in September. The cost is $40 per person, and…

Schools announce summer registrations

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Public Schools announced the times for registering students over the summer for the 2017-18 school year. Parents of students entering grades kindergarten through eight can register at…

Program aims to ensure no child left hungry

NAUGATUCK — When Naugatuck Public Schools started participating in the summer meals program seven years ago, 367 lunches were served over 10 days at one location. By 2013, the program…

Enthusiastic about education

Burns named Naugatuck’s teacher of the year NAUGATUCK — After 16 years teaching in Naugatuck schools, Jodie Burns hasn’t lost any energy or enthusiasm for the job. “When I come…

Slideshow: NHS graduation

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School Class of 2017 graduated June 14 on Veterans Field at the school.

NHS grads ‘ready to take on the world’

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School Class of 2017 Valedictorian P.J. Morrissey draws motivation from a desire to see a positive outcome in everything he does, and there have been quite…