Category Archives: Schools

Maple Hill a top juice pouch collector

Maple Hill Elementary began to collect empty juice pouches at lunchtime back in May of 2009. “As soon as I learned of this recycling opportunity through TerraCycle, I was intrigued,”…

Region 16 committee to discuss new school

BEACON FALLS — The Region 16 Board of Education has authorized the formation of a building committee to begin the process of planning for a new elementary school on the…

Region 16 starting One Region, One Book

BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School is introducing a new reading initiative called “One Region, One Book.” The program is a reading exercise designed to get students, as well…

Naugy volleyball falls in last set

NAUGATUCK — When the Naugatuck volleyball team met Holy Cross in Waterbury for the first time this season, back at the end of September, it was the Greyhounds who came…

Watch Woodland football vs. Cross online

If you can’t be in attendance at Friday night’s football game between Woodland and Holy Cross, you can still watch all the action thanks to WRHS Media’s live video broadcast…

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Zumba program benefits Eustace family

BEACON FALLS — Fast-paced music and bright clothing highlighted a senior project with a personal touch last weekend at Woodland Regional High School. Seniors Brooke Dragon and Grady Gavigan led…

Important

Boys-only English course offered at NHS

NAUGATUCK — It’s a man’s world in a new tenth-grade English course at Naugatuck High School. School administrators, noticing a dearth of male upperclassmen registering for Advanced Placement English courses…

WRHS ahead of curve in new state mandate

BEACON FALLS — It’s always good to stay ahead of the curve. Woodland Regional High School is proving that statement true as high schools across the state begin to prepare…

New administrators settling in at WRHS

BEACON FALLS — The new school year at Woodland Regional High School is off to a start without incident, thanks in part to a seamless transition to a pair of…

Aliciene named region’s Teacher of the Year

PROSPECT — Work hard and you can become a star. That message is one which Karen Aliciene, a sixth-grade language arts teacher at Long River Middle School, communicates to her…