Tag Archives: Board of Education

New deal for teachers

Three-year contract expected to net savings for Region 16 PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education and teachers’ union have reached an agreement on a new, three-year contract. “It’s…

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…

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…

School board ends fiscal year with slight surplus

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education ended the 2017-18 fiscal year with a surplus of $184,595. The surplus is about 0.3 percent of the Board of Education’s $61.6 million operating…

Grant to help schools focus on mental health

  NAUGATUCK — Borough schools will be taking more steps to help students address mental health issues thanks to a state grant. Naugatuck Public Schools is one of three school…

School board extends assistant school chief’s contract

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education last week approved a three-year contract extension for Assistant Superintendent of Schools Christopher Montini. “The board feels that Chris is doing an exceptional job…

Board adds teacher at Salem Elementary School

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education last week approved hiring an additional fourth-grade teacher to alleviate class size issues at Salem Elementary School. There are 55 fourth-graders and two fourth-grade…

Borough schools reach threshold for free meals program

NAUGATUCK — The number of borough schools enrolled in the federal Community Eligibility Provision program will more than double next school year as the percentage of students eligible for free…

New scoreboard coming to Veterans Field

NAUGATUCK — The scoreboard at Naugatuck High School’s Veterans Field will be replaced with the help of a local bank. The new scoreboard will cost $22,000, Naugatuck High School Director…