Tag Archives: school

Borough looking to add kindergarten class

NAUGATUCK — Enrollment in the district’s kindergarten classes is up 61 students over last year, according to Assistant Superintendent Brigitte Crispino. Tentative enrollment figures at Salem School puts 27 students…

Saam to shake things up at Naugatuck High

NAUGATUCK — She is having her office painted in garnet and gray, the school colors, and has brought her own carving of a greyhound, the school mascot, for decoration. Jan…

School officials studying impact of combining middle schools

NAUGATUCK — Former and current administrators are reviewing the past year at City Hill Middle School, where some difficulties arose after the Board of Education designated it as the single…

Woodland Regional High School Principal Arnold Frank speaks during the the school's Academic Awards Night June 15. Frank declined his nomination into the Woodland Hall of Fame.
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WRHS ushers in first Hall of Fame class

BEACON FALLS — Over the ten year history of Woodland Regional High School, countless people and organizations have contributed to building the Hawks’ nest. Last week, the school immortalized a…

Norah Dreher, 8, shows Melissa Costanzo her washable marker experiment. Dreher used five different brands of washable markers to make drawings and see which ones actually washed out, as promised. The t-shirt with Elmers Paintastics, shown here, never washed out. Others disappeared after the first cycle. “I love art and I like drawing,” Dreher said.
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Little Einsteins

PROSPECT – Third graders at Algonquin Elementary School reaped the fruits of two months experimentation at the school’s 16th annual science fair. About 110 students from five classrooms presented their…

Graduation dates set for area schools

The Naugatuck and Region 16 school boards have approved the graduation dates for their respective high schools. Due to an abnormally large number of snow days this year, graduations will…

Grant brings hands-on science program to Region 16 schools

BEACON FALLS – The Parks and Recreation Commission secured a $4,000 grant from the Connecticut Community Foundation to bring Eli Whitney technical workshops to Beacon Falls students. The money will…

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Region 16 proposes $260,000 budget increase

PROSPECT – The Region 16 Board of Education lobbed off another three percent from the increase on its proposed budget and is set to bring it to the people. The…

Letter to the editor: Preserving names, preserves legacy

I am a graduate of St. Francis School in Naugatuck. My two daughters are alumni. My mother and grandmother are graduates. Four generations of my family went there. I am…