Category Archives: Region 16

Region 16 school news

Scholarships

Chip Aldrich Memorial Scholarship NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School is accepting applications for the Chip Aldrich Memorial Scholarship. Aldrich, who died in 2016, was a special education teacher in the…

Budget proposal keeps school spending flat

REGION 16 — Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin’s 2018-19 spending plan looks a lot like Region 16’s current budget as far as the total figure is concerned. Yamin last week…

Armed guards to be on school board’s agenda

REGION 16 — The Board of Education is slated to discuss a proposal to hire armed security guards at its March 28 meeting. Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin has proposed…

Naugatuck, Woodland DECA well-represented at state conference

Students from the DECA chapters at Woodland Regional High School and Naugatuck High School will compete on the national stage in April. DECA is an organization designed to prepare students…

Students walk out to send message

BEACON FALLS — Students poured out of the doors of Woodland Regional High School and into the courtyard on the morning of March 14. Despite the freezing temperature and cold…

Scholarships

Naugatuck Portuguese Club 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…

Armed guards for Region 16 schools on the table

REGION 16 — Officials are proposing hiring armed security guards for each of Region 16’s schools in the wake of last month’s shooting at a Florida high school. “I think…

Honor roll: Woodland Regional High School

The following students were named to the honor roll at Woodland Regional High School for the quarter of the 2017-18 school year: High honor Grade 12 Zachary Bennard Amanda-Lynn Bernardo…

Honor roll: Long River Middle School

The following students were named to the honor roll at Long River Middle School for the second term of the 2017-18 school year: High honor Grade 8 Joshua Avery Mark…

Scholarships

Prospect Scholarship Foundation PROSPECT — The Prospect Scholarship Foundation is offering two $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors from Prospect who are attending a post-secondary school in 2018. The…