Category Archives: Naugatuck

Naugatuck school news

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School bells will soon be ringing

Summer is drawing to an end and it’s time to start sharpening pencils, complete summer reading assignments, and dig out that old book bag from under the bed. Area students…

Borough looking to add kindergarten class

NAUGATUCK — Enrollment in the district’s kindergarten classes is up 61 students over last year, according to Assistant Superintendent Brigitte Crispino. Tentative enrollment figures at Salem School puts 27 students…

NHS announces freshmen orientation, first day of school

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School is holding freshmen orientation on Tuesday, Aug. 25, in the auditorium. Orientation will be held from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and include a welcome…

Borough schools holding registration

NAUGATUCK — Borough public schools will be holding summer registration sessions next week. Registration for students entering elementary school is scheduled for Monday, Aug. 22 from 9 a.m. to 2…

Borough school board reschedules August meeting

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Board of Education’s regular monthly meeting for August has been changed. The meeting, originally scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 11, has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 17…

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Board promotes Mezzo to associate principal at NHS

NAUGATUCK — Former dean of academic programs at Naugatuck High School Eileen Mezzo, stepped into her new role as the school’s associate principal Wednesday, the day after she was hired…

Naugatuck school hopes for a best seller

NAUGATUCK — Jennifer Stone was reading her 5-year-old son a book about Lucky the Leprechaun, the mascot for the Boston Celtics basketball team, when she noticed an ad in the…

Saam to shake things up at Naugatuck High

NAUGATUCK — She is having her office painted in garnet and gray, the school colors, and has brought her own carving of a greyhound, the school mascot, for decoration. Jan…

Borough preschool programs now accepting applications

NAUGATUCK— Registration for the borough’s Head Start and School Readiness preschool programs is now open. Naugatuck Head Start and School Readiness are NAEYC accredited preschool programs housed at the Prospect…

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Nonresident students focus of review

NAUGATUCK — Board of Education member Glenn Connan has called for the board to investigate its policies regarding nonresident students who are enrolled in the district illegally. Connan said it…