Category Archives: Schools

Portuguese club offering scholarships

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Portuguese Club is offering three scholarships to students whose parents or guardians are members of the club. Applicants must be completing their senior year at an…

Exhibit portrays women of Woodland

BEACON FALLS — The women of Woodland Regional High School are at the center of a new exhibit that adorns the lobby of the school’s auditorium. The Women of Woodland…

Naugatuck High student honoring mother with campaign

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School junior Samantha Ottowell is working to support a cause near and dear to her heart. Ottowell is participating in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s 2019…

Borough board backs solar plan agreement

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials plan to have solar panels installed on the roof of Maple Hill Elementary School. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses last week unanimously approved moving forward…

Dinner to benefit Woodland grad diagnosed with cancer

NAUGATUCK — A benefit pasta dinner for Danielle Broderick Joubert will be held Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Jesse Camille’s Restaurant, 615 Church St. Joubert, a 2007 graduate…

Region 16 hires interim finance director

PROSPECT — The Region 16 school district has hired James R. Carroll as its interim director of finance and business operations. Carroll started in the role on March 4 and…

Store allows students to ‘swap up’

NAUGATUCK — City Hill Middle School students flaunted a variety of fashions from T-shirts and jeans to evening gowns as they walked across the school’s stage for a fashion show…

Borough school officials trim proposed spending plan

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education has trimmed the increase in its draft budget for 2019-20 and will look to continue to make reductions in the coming weeks. At the…

Region 16 school chief presents flat budget proposal

PROSPECT — Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin’s 2019-20 school budget proposal would keep spending flat, but the same can’t be said for the net education costs for Beacon…

Changes intended to make report cards easier to understand

NAUGATUCK — Parents of elementary school students will see some changes to their child’s report cards soon. Before the start of the 2017-18 school year, the Board of Education changed…