Tag Archives: Region 16

Superintendent hosting panel discussion

REGION 16 — Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin will host a panel discussion on Saturday. The panel discussion starts at 9:30 a.m. at district office, 30 Coer Road,…

Plan includes world language for elementary students 

REGION 16 — Region 16 took its first step in offering world languages to elementary students last school year. If everything goes as planned, the district will take a couple…

Region 16 announces kindergarten registration

REGION 16 — Prospect Elementary School and Laurel Ledge Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration from Jan. 22 through Jan. 26. On these dates, parents can pick up a packet…

Region 16 putting greater focus on science

REGION 16 — With new national science standards on the horizon, Region 16 officials are looking to get the most out of the new, but minimally-used, science labs at the…

Change in school time up for discussion

REGION 16 — A slight shift in the time the school day starts at Woodland Regional High School isn’t likely to happen soon, if the change is made at all….

Voters support Dey to fill school board seat

BEACON FALLS — Voters on Wednesday unanimously backed Democrat Erik Dey to fill a vacancy on the Region 16 Board of Education at a town meeting. Dey was the only…

Emergency repairs made to underground pipe at school

BEACON FALLS — Region 16 officials are looking to address old underground piping at Laurel Ledge Elementary School after a pipe sprung a leak in November. Director of Facilities and…

Inspections detail corrosion of sprinkler pipes

REGION 16 — An inspection of the pipes for the sprinkler system at Woodland Regional High School found 110 locations that are corroded and need to be fixed. Director of…

School board elects Hiscox chair

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week elected Robert Hiscox as its chair for the next two years. The board, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls…

Town meeting set to fill BOE vacancy

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen has scheduled a special town meeting for Wednesday to vote to fill a vacancy on the Region 16 Board of Education. The town…