Category Archives: Region 16

Region 16 school news

School board makes math lab permanent

PROSPECT — The math lab at Woodland Regional High School is now a permanent fixture at the school. The Region 16 Board of Education May 22 approved making Carissa Richardson…

Graduation ceremonies set for NHS, WRHS

Graduation ceremonies for Naugatuck High School and Woodland Regional High School are set for next week. The Naugatuck High School Class of 2019 will graduate June 10 on the turf…

Region 16 board gives superintendent good grade, raise

PROSPECT — Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin received a glowing performance evaluation from the Board of Education to go along with a raise. The school board evaluated Yamin…

Region 16 hires new finance director

PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education this month approved the hire of Anthony DiLeone Jr. as the district’s new director of finance and business operations. DiLeone is currently…

Board appoints new AD for Woodland

PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education this month appointed Christopher Decker as Woodland Regional High School’s new athletic director and dean of students. Decker will replace Brian Fell,…

Honor roll: Long River Middle School

The following students made the honor roll at Long River Middle School for the third term of the 2018-19 school year: High honor  Grade 8 Samuel Abraham Kenneth Arnold Ella…

Region 16 budget passes at district meeting

PROSPECT — Voters approved Region 16’s 2019-20 school budget at a district meeting May 6 at which only 123 voters cast a ballot. The roughly $40.73 million budget keeps spending…

Honor roll: Woodland Regional High School  

The following students made the honor roll at Woodland Regional High School for the third quarter of the 2018-19 school year: High honor Grade 12 Luke Allen Nia Allen Hana…

Region 16 accepting nominations for teacher of the year

PROSPECT — Region 16, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and Prospect, is seeking nominations for the district’s 2020 teacher of the year. Parents, students, staff and community members are…

Honor roll: Long River Middle School

The following students made the honor roll at Long River Middle School for the second term of the 2018-19 school year: High honor  Grade 8 Kenneth Arnold April Bell Ella…