Board OKs budget transfers for capital improvements

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PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education last week approved transfers totaling $249,684 from contingency to help pay for capital improvements. The bulk of...

State releases Next Generation scores for schools

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The scores for the Naugatuck and Region 16 school districts under the state’s Next Generation Accountability System went down slightly overall in the 2018-19...

Naugatuck announces kindergarten registration

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NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Public Schools is holding kindergarten registration for the 2020-21 school year. Children must turn 5 years old on or before Jan. 1,...

Senior project brings message of acceptance to stage

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BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School senior Mary Pelkey wants to spread a message of love and acceptance through her senior project. Pelkey is...

Proposed changes would open Region 16 up to non-resident students

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PROSPECT — As enrollment declines in Region 16, Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin has proposed changing a district policy to allow students that don’t...

BOE renews food services contract

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NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education this month renewed its food services contract with Sodexo for the 2020-21 school year. Sodexo, a private company, runs...

Naugatuck High adds Southern, Post to college partners

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NAUGATUCK — Starting next school year, Naugatuck High School seniors and juniors will be able to take college courses on campus at Post University...

School board holds off on sex offender policy for further review

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NAUGATUCK — At the request of Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess, the Board of Education tabled action on a proposed policy that would ban...

Borough school board hires assistant principal for Maple Hill

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NAUGATUCK — Maple Hill Elementary School will soon be the first borough elementary school with an assistant principal. The Board of Education this month unanimously...

Grant helps put emotion in learning

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NAUGATUCK — Hillside Intermediate School sixth-grader Jaeden Barnes slowly walked through Maureen Greene’s classroom a week before Christmas with a RULER mood meter in...