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Naugatuck school news

St. Francis-St. Hedwig remembered for ‘family’ atmosphere   

NAUGATUCK — As students walked out of St. Francis-St. Hedwig School and into summer vacation last week, the mood on Church Street wasn’t typical of the last day of the…

School board hires new administrators

NAUGATUCK — New administrators are set to step into their roles at Naugatuck High School and City Hill Middle School. The Board of Education this month hired Kristina Wallace as…

NHS Class of 2018 embodies growth, change

NAUGATUCK — Graduating high school can signify something different to each graduate. For Brian Goggin, who graduated from Naugatuck High School on June 19 with nearly 300 other members of…

Naugatuck schools collecting instruments

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Public Schools music department is accepting donations of gently-used musical instruments in working condition to provide to students. An instrument drive will be held on June…

Naugatuck to destroy school records

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck school officials announced special education records will be destroyed. The special education records of students from the graduating class of 2012 and students who attended Naugatuck public…

Never too late for a diploma

Naugatuck Adult and Continuing Education celebrates graduation NAUGATUCK — For Lorelee Willets, the path to a high school diploma was neither a typical nor an easy one. The 66-year-old Ansonia…

Grant funds healthy eating program at school

NAUGATUCK — FoodCorps will embed trained AmeriCorps service members in Western Elementary School as part of an effort to engage students in healthy eating habits. The program is funded through…

Graduation ceremonies set for NHS, WRHS

A storm that ripped through the area last week has pushed back the last day of school in Naugatuck and Region 16, though the graduation ceremony for Naugatuck High School…

Plan brewing for new private school

NAUGATUCK — A group of parents is hoping to pick up where the borough’s only Catholic school is leaving off. St. Francis-St. Hedwig School will close its doors at the…

Public makes plea for school funds

NAUGATUCK — School funding dominated the discussion Monday night as parents, residents and school officials implored the Joint Boards of Finance and Mayor and Burgesses to restore a requested increase…