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Naugatuck school news

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New program will give Naugy students professional experience

NAUGATUCK – High school students who take certain non-credit certificate classes at Naugatuck Valley Community College will be able to receive high school elective credit next year. The program will…

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New name for Catholic school draws ire, concerns

T-H-E-R-E-S-A could spell “disaster” for Catholic education in Naugatuck, according to a group opposed to the proposed name for the new, merged Catholic school in the borough. The Archdiocese of…

City Hill Middle School honor roll

High Honors Grade 8 Afeef Mujtaba Ahmed, Michael T. Akra, Russell Bartholomew Andrew, Jenna Lynne Berkowitz, Chloe Elizabeth Bevan, Olivia Nicole Blazas, Justine M. Boulanger, Jason Christopher Bradley, Cheyenne Marie…

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Naugy school board aiming for no increase in budget

NAUGATUCK — It’s going to be tight, but Board of Education Chair Kathleen Donovan hopes to keep this year’s budget flat. “I think we’re going to have to prepare a…

Public opinion on the future of Naugatuck schools sought

NAUGATUCK — The borough is seeking the input of residents and other community stakeholders on what they would prefer Naugatuck schools to look like a decade or more from now….

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School year grows longer with each cancellation

As inch after inch of snow piles up across the region, snow days have been adding up just as fast for area students. This winter has seen a higher than…

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Fresh faces fill school board race

Come May, there will be a lot of new faces on the Naugatuck Board of Education. Only three of the current board members are running for reelection, meaning there will…

School officials preparing for the finish line in ‘race to the top’

Legislation passed by the state as part of their bid for federal Race to the Top monies is now coming down to schools as unfunded mandates. Connecticut didn’t win any…

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School business manager sought for Naugatuck schools

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education voted to begin the search for a full-time business manager who might replace borough Controller Wayne McAllister as overseer of the school system’s finances….

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Bank to serve up financial literacy in school cafeteria

On the lunch menu: chicken fingers with a side of mashed potatoes and a savings account. Students at Naugatuck High School will get first-hand experience in personal finance when the…