Tag Archives: Region 16

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Making progress

Some schools make the grade, others still have work to do After the results of this year’s standardized tests were assessed under No Child Left Behind, two local schools had…

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Region 16 requests zone change for new school

BEACON FALLS — The Region 16 school board is seeking a zone change to clear one of the many hurdles between it and a new elementary school. The Board of…

Borough pushes school back again, Region 16 set to go

With power outages still rampant locally and across the state, the first day of school in Naugatuck for public and parochial students has been delayed until Sept. 6. This afternoon,…

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School bells will soon be ringing

Summer is drawing to an end and it’s time to start sharpening pencils, complete summer reading assignments, and dig out that old book bag from under the bed. Area students…

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Region 16 undergoes ‘cultural’ grading change

BEACON FALLS — Elementary school students in Region 16 will no longer see any As on their report cards—or Bs, Cs, Ds, and Fs for that matter. The school district…

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Region 16 looking to iron out project details

BEACON FALLS — As particulars on the Region 16 building project come slightly more into focus, questions over how the project fits into the state’s formula for reimbursement have arisen….

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Cullen to lead Region 16 school board

BEACON FALLS — The Region 16 Board of Education chose board member Donna Cullen as its next chair. “Donna will be a terrific board chair,” Superintendent of Schools James Agostine…

Noujaim named to Region 16 school board

PROSPECT — Nazih Noujaim has been appointed to fill the seat of former Region 16 Board of Education Chair Lisa DeGoes. DeGoes resigned from the board July 1 to join…

Region 16 building project on schedule, includes switch to full-day K

PROSPECT — The size, classrooms and programs have all started to take shape for a new preschool-through-grade-5 school building planned for property on Talmadge Hill Road. All those components and…

Naugatuck, Region 16 test scores pleasing so far

Though local school officials have yet to delve deep into area students’ scores on Connecticut’s standardized tests, their initial reaction to the mixed results was a positive one. “Overall, we’re…