School officials look to state to fill ECS hole

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With federal stimulus aid set to run out in July, local school officials are hoping the state comes through to make up the difference....

A look ahead – what to expect from Naugatuck schools in 2011

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Naugatuck Schools New Year, new budget The primary goal for the Board of Education going into 2011 is to get the budget done, according...

New math teacher to be hired

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High School Principal Fran Serratore garnered approval from the board to hire a new math teacher mid-way through the year. Students struggling with math...

Pilot program to integrate Apple technology in the classroom

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The Board of Education approved a pilot program to integrate 25 Apple iPod Touches and 25 iPads into the educational toolbox for students struggling...

Board of Ed may get say on controversial Maple Hill facility

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NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education may have some power to prevent a wireless data transmission facility approved by the Board of Mayor and...

Woodland, Naugy show spirit

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Woodland spirit finally propelled the Hawks to a win against Seymour Wednesday. Before the game, a war of the classes reverberated through the walls of the Woodland gym. Black and gold warriors at Woodland Regional High School gathered Wednesday morning to psyche up for the game in the loudest way possible – with a screaming contest between the sophomore and senior finalists. After battling for 10 days, the seniors emerged triumphant at the pep rally proceeding Wednesday night’s Thanksgiving football game.

Local students warm up pipes for Europe trip

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The hills will be alive with the sound of music next year, when choir students from Naugatuck and Woodland Regional high schools sing in France and Wales, respectively. Twenty-six students from Naugatuck and 20 from Woodland will be making their mark across the pond when they tour Europe. “It’s a great opportunity for the kids,” said Region 16 Superintendent James Augostine. He said the trip will broaden the depth of the students’ experience and be a great cultural exchange.

School facility panel wants action

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NAUGATUCK — Many changes to Naugatuck school facilities were on the table at the initial meeting of the Naugatuck Long-term School Facility Planning Committee...

Maple Hill a top juice pouch collector

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Maple Hill Elementary began to collect empty juice pouches at lunchtime back in May of 2009. “As soon as I learned of this...

Naugy volleyball falls in last set

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NAUGATUCK — When the Naugatuck volleyball team met Holy Cross in Waterbury for the first time this season, back at the end of September,...