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Naugatuck school news


School board names Saam NHS principal

NAUGATUCK — Newly hired Naugatuck High School Principal Janice Saam brings 31 years of experience in the Naugatuck school district to her new position. After a 90-minute interview, the Board…


Naugatuck Class of 2011 begins new journey

NAUGATUCK — As the notes of “Pomp and Circumstance” mingled with the cheers of loved ones, the 111th graduating class of Naugatuck High School marched onto their football field for…

Kaestle Boos Associates prepared this drawing of what Naugatuck High School could look like in 2025. While the outline of the school would remain the same, the interior would be renovated.

Committee presents visions for borough schools

NAUGATUCK — A special committee is solidifying plans for what it hopes the Naugatuck school district will look like by 2025. The Long Term School Facilities Planning Committee is shoring…

NHS announces final exam schedule

NAUGATUCK — Final exams are slated to begin June 21 at Naugatuck High School. The exam schedule is as follows: June 21, periods 1 and 2. June 22, periods 3…

Students get no break from the heat; Borough classes to be dismissed early

NAUGATUCK — In the event of another heat wave before the school year ends June 27, administrators said they will continue to dismiss schools early rather than cancel them, to…


School board approves Maple Hill roof project

NAUGATUCK — Maple Hill School may be getting a new roof. The Board of Education voted June 9 to replace of the current roof, which is 22 years old and…

The Naugatuck Education Foundation board

Foundation aims to give schools financial boost

With school finances stretched thin, a group of Naugatuck citizens has come together to help make the ends meet. Incorporated in March, the newly-formed Naugatuck Education Foundation (NEF) hopes to…

Committee weighing high school renovation options

NAUGATUCK — The Long Term School Facility Planning Committee is planning a $30,000 study to determine how much it would cost the town to renovate the high school as new….

NHS adapts to meet accreditation standards

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School is hoping to earn a passing grade as it awaits the results of its five-year review by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges…

Mike DeCerbo, left, asks his group, including Ryan Shemanaski, right, what it means to be a leader. The group discussed the importance of confidence in leadership.