Category Archives: Schools

NHS Alumni Association to give out patriotism awards

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School Alumni Association will honor six people next weekend with the Robert L. Genovese Patriotism Award. The award is given to individuals for their outstanding…

Drivers suffer minor injuries in crash involving school bus

BEACON FALLS — Officials say there were no students on board a school bus when it was struck head-on by an oncoming vehicle on Bethany Road on Monday morning. Region…

Capital projects on the horizon in Region 16

PROSPECT — With a major capital project in the books, the Region 16 Board of Education is looking ahead to several projects on the horizon, including the possibility of installing…

Borough looking to put solar panels on school’s roof

NAUGATUCK — The borough is moving forward with a plan to install solar panels on the roof of Maple Hill Elementary School through a state program. The Board of Mayor…

Naugatuck schools warn of surge in coxsackie virus

NAUGATUCK — Schools officials are warning of an increased prevalence of a flu-like virus among students. On Wednesday morning, Naugatuck High School nurses sent a letter to parents asking them…

Elks running scholarship contest

The Elks National Foundation announced the start of the 2019 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest. The scholarship is available to high school seniors who are United States citizens. Male and…

NHS rolls out one-to-one program

NAUGATUCK — The number of Chromebooks available to borough students has been growing over the past several years. It got to the point last year where administrators at Naugatuck High…

Forum brings candidates, students together

BEACON FALLS — Politicians and students came together last Thursday at Woodland Regional High School to share ideas and debate important issues. Woodland hosted an information forum for gubernatorial and…

NHS Class of 1946 holding reunion

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School Class of 1946 is planning its 72nd reunion. The reunion luncheon is Oct. 20 at 12 p.m. at The Station Restaurant, 195 Water St. The…

Borough gets boost in Alliance Grant

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education’s 2018-19 Alliance Grant allocation is about $1.3 million, an increase of $235,729 over last school year. The funding initiative was started by the state…