Tag Archives: Region 16

Agency removes CreditWatch from Region 16’s rating

REGION 16 — Region 16 earned a AA- rating from Standard and Poor’s financial ratings agency in its December assessment. S&P Global Ratings placed the district on CreditWatch Sept. 28…

Board hires company to replace rusting sprinkler pipes

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week agreed to waive the bid process in order to move ahead with replacing corroded sprinkler pipes and fittings at…

Board awards contract for AC work at Woodland

REGION 16 — If everything goes as planned, most of Woodland Regional High School will have air conditioning when the new school year starts in the fall. The Region 16…

Superintendent hosting panel discussion

REGION 16 — Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin will host a panel discussion on Jan. 27. The panel discussion starts at 9:30 a.m. at district office, 30 Coer…

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…