Tag Archives: Region 16

No clear answers for sprinkler system mishap

BEACON FALLS — With no firm answers, Aquarion Water Company took full responsibility for the missteps that led up to the sprinkler system at Laurel Ledge Elementary School not being…

Changes coming to schedule, classes at Long River

PROSPECT — A new class schedule will be in effect when students return to Long River Middle School after summer break. Officials have been working for months to craft a…

Officials turn to audit following spike

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week approved a $34,000 contract with Sarraco Mechanical Services to conduct an energy audit at Woodland Regional High School to…

New bus contract in place for Region 16

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education and All-Star Transportation have agreed to terms on a new five-year busing contract. The school board, which oversees schools in Beacon…

Board takes step toward cooler school

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week took a step toward installing air conditioning at Woodland Regional High School. The board, which oversees schools in Beacon…

Board adds kindergarten teacher

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week approved an additional kindergarten teacher position at Prospect Elementary School for the 2017-18 school year due to increasing enrollment….

Students give manufacturing skills a jolt

BEACON FALLS — With only three days to go before the Connecticut Electrathon, the Hawks Fabrication and Design team was hard at work Tuesday morning getting its cars ready to…

Nominations sought for Region 16 teacher of the year

REGION 16 — Region 16, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and Prospect, is seeking nominations for the district’s 2018 teacher of the year. Parents, students, staff and community members…

Voters OK Region 16 budget

REGION 16 — Voters on Monday approved Region 16’s $40.9 million school budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year by 76 votes. The budget for the region, which oversees schools in…

Drama club betting on latest production

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland Regional High School drama club wants to make a bet that audiences will love its latest production. The drama club will present “Guys and Dolls”…