Tag Archives: Schools

Free breakfast, lunch for all borough students

Naugatuck school board opts for districtwide participation in federal program NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck schools will offer free lunch and breakfast to all students in the coming school year through a federal…

Number of borough schools enrolled in meals program to grow

NAUGATUCK — Two more Naugatuck schools will participate in a federal program that provides free breakfast and lunch to all students, as the percentage of students eligible for free meals…

Partnership to help student transition

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Public Schools is partnering with the Rise Network, a non-profit organization, to help make the transition from middle school to high school easier for students. Under the…

Borough schools show growth on state accountability index

NAUGATUCK — Student performance improved at seven of the borough’s nine schools under the state’s latest assessment. The state Department of Education’s grading program, the Next Generation Accountability System, was…

Borough schools hosting music festival

NAUGATUCK — The 38th annual Borough Music Festival sponsored by the Naugatuck Public Schools music department is Tuesday night. The festival, which features over 250 Naugatuck students from grades four…

Cooking up something healthy

NAUGATUCK — Five Naugatuck fourth-graders put their cooking skills and healthy recipes to the test last week during the Future Chef competition. The competition is sponsored by Sodexo, a national…

Store allows students to ‘swap up’

NAUGATUCK — City Hill Middle School students flaunted a variety of fashions from T-shirts and jeans to evening gowns as they walked across the school’s stage for a fashion show…

Region 16 school chief presents flat budget proposal

PROSPECT — Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin’s 2019-20 school budget proposal would keep spending flat, but the same can’t be said for the net education costs for Beacon…

Changes intended to make report cards easier to understand

NAUGATUCK — Parents of elementary school students will see some changes to their child’s report cards soon. Before the start of the 2017-18 school year, the Board of Education changed…

Naugatuck schools warn of surge in coxsackie virus

NAUGATUCK — Schools officials are warning of an increased prevalence of a flu-like virus among students. On Wednesday morning, Naugatuck High School nurses sent a letter to parents asking them…