Category Archives: Region 16

Region 16 school news

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…

District meeting to decide school budget

PROSPECT — Region 16’s roughly $40.73 million budget proposal for the 2019-20 fiscal year will be voted on at a district meeting May 6. The meeting starts at 7 p.m….

School board sets WRHS graduation date

BEACON FALLS — The Region 16 Board of Education has set June 12 as the date for Woodland Regional High School’s graduation ceremony. The ceremony starts at 6 p.m. in…

Police charge student after photo with airsoft gun sent to classmate

PROSPECT — Police charged a 13-year-old Long River Middle School student after authorities say the student sent a photo of himself, from the neck down, holding an airsoft gun to…

Electrical issue leads to early dismissal for Woodland

BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School students were evacuated and dismissed early on Monday following an electrical issue at the school. A small transformer in an electrical room short-circuited,…