Category Archives: Schools

Partnership to help student transition

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Public Schools is partnering with the Rise Network, a non-profit organization, to help make the transition from middle school to high school easier for students. Under the…

Borough schools show growth on state accountability index

NAUGATUCK — Student performance improved at seven of the borough’s nine schools under the state’s latest assessment. The state Department of Education’s grading program, the Next Generation Accountability System, was…

NHS Class of ’59 seeking classmates

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School Class of 1959 is preparing for its 60th reunion and seeking help to locate several classmates. The reunion is planned for Sept. 15 at…

School board OKs solar plan

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education has approved a plan to place solar panels on the roof of Maple Hill Elementary School. The board voted, 7 to 2, March 14…

Borough schools hosting music festival

NAUGATUCK — The 38th annual Borough Music Festival sponsored by the Naugatuck Public Schools music department is Tuesday night. The festival, which features over 250 Naugatuck students from grades four…

School board backs $64.27M budget proposal

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education will present a 2019-20 budget proposal to borough officials that increases school spending by a little more than $2 million. The board last week…

Enrollment in ECE courses up at NHS

NAUGATUCK — The number of Naugatuck High School students enrolled in University of Connecticut Early College Experience courses more than doubled from the 2017-18 school year to this school year….

Cooking up something healthy

NAUGATUCK — Five Naugatuck fourth-graders put their cooking skills and healthy recipes to the test last week during the Future Chef competition. The competition is sponsored by Sodexo, a national…

Vandalism issues persist at Laurel Ledge

BEACON FALLS — Recent acts of vandalism at the playground area at Laurel Ledge Elementary School led school officials to lock the gate to the playground at night and on…

Honor roll: Woodland Regional High School

The following Woodland Regional High School students made the honor roll for the second quarter of the 2018-19 school year: High honor Grade 12 Luke Allen Jillian Bachleda Hana Bojka…