Category Archives: Schools

School roof, solar projects on tap in borough

NAUGATUCK — Two school roof projects are on tap for this summer in the borough. The larger project of the two is replacing City Hill Middle School’s roughly 60,000-square-foot roof….

Pompei named principal at Holy Cross

WATERBURY — Two decades ago, Thomas J. Pompei began his career in education as a substitute teacher at Holy Cross High School in Waterbury. This week, he was named principal…

Singley follows in family’s footsteps

NAUGATUCK — Growing up in a family of educators, Kate (Kuhla) Singley was raised with the belief in public schools and to value public education. She always had that feeling…

Unconventional path led Hatch-Geary to teaching

BEACON FALLS — The path Meghan Hatch-Geary followed to becoming a teacher at Woodland Regional High School was an unconventional one. “I spent a long time searching for what career…

NHS to destroy academic folders

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School officials announced the academic folders of members of the Class of 2012 will be destroyed. The school will maintain the permanent record card of graduates…

Borough principal takes job in Windsor

NAUGATUCK — School officials are looking for the next principal of Andrew Avenue Elementary School after Taran Gruber left to take a job in Windsor. The Windsor Board of Education…

DARE program returning to borough schools

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Police Department and Board of Education are bringing back the DARE program starting next school year. “We’re not immune to the problems facing the state and…

Communications issue triggers diploma snafu

NAUGATUCK — Some Naugatuck High School graduates and their families were caught by surprise at last week’s graduation ceremony when instead of a diploma they received a note stating they…

Slideshow: NHS graduation

Naugatuck High School’s Class of 2019 graduated June 11 at the school. –PHOTOS BY ELIO GUGLIOTTI

Slideshow: WRHS graduation

Woodland Regional High School’s Class of 2019 graduated June 12 at the school in Beacon Falls. –PHOTOS BY ELIO GUGLIOTTI