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Five Students Inducted into Quill and Scroll

Five Students Inducted into Quill and Scroll

Christian Nanadoum, Staff Writer

March 2, 2017


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  On Thursday, February 2, 2017, five seniors were inducted into the Quill and Scroll Society, an International Honorary Society for Journalism, at Naugatuck High School for their accomplishments in the field of journalism. The Quill and Scroll Society was established in 1926 by a group of high scho...

Sat Bootcamp is coming to NHS

Sat Bootcamp is coming to NHS

Carol Ann Gladstone, Staff Writer

March 2, 2017


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On April 1st and 2nd 2017, Naugatuck High School will be holding a Scholastic Assement Test bootcamp to prepare the students for the standardized test the session will cost of 175 dollars. The SAT was introduced on June 23, 1926 and was originally known as the Scholastic Aptitude Test, then know as...

The Program of Studies offers new electives

Isabella Sciarappa, Staff Writer

February 22, 2017


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Naugatuck High School offers many of the courses that come to mind when thinking about course selection: English, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies. The school also offer courses that would fall under the categories of Career and Life, Physical Education, Health, Electives and Language. Man...

Adiana Alejandro wins POL for the third year in a row

Adiana Alejandro wins POL for the third year in a row

Stephen Torres, Senior Investigative Reporter

February 8, 2017


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On January 19, 2017 Naugatuck High School held its third school-wide competition for Poetry Out Loud. Poetry Out Loud is a nationwide high school competition that brings student performers together in workshops to read and recite poetry written by other poets. After workshopping and choosing a po...

Naugy Blood Drive is a success

Naugy Blood Drive is a success

Pedro DeSouza, Senior Reporter

January 27, 2017


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On January 6, 2017, Naugatuck High School hosted this year's first annual blood drive. The blood drive was held by the American Red Cross Association and was sponsored by the 2017 class officers. The American Red Cross Association’s main goal is to provide medical attention to whoever may need it. They ar...

Naugy swimmers aim high

Matthew Polek, Staff Writer

December 16, 2016


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From 2006 to 2010 Naugatuck High School Swimming controlled the NVL, winning 5 straight NVL championships. From 2011-2014 Sacred Heart won it all and for the past two seasons Holy Cross has finished on top, beating NHS. Naugy went into the 2016 NVL championship hoping to defeat Holy Cross but came...

Our seniors are applying to college

Our seniors are applying to college

Pedro DeSouza and Corey Plasky

December 15, 2016


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Now that December has begun, seniors at Naugatuck High School have started one of the biggest processes of their lives, applying to college. Choosing a school to attend after high school can be the biggest decision made by a teenager in their short lived life. It has been a very exciting experience for...

Crossing the Line 2016 is a success

Crossing the Line 2016 is a success

Jillian Ginty and Carol Ann Gladstone

December 13, 2016


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Every year Naugatuck High School’s students and staff put on a production specifically for the sophomores that targets the effects of bullying and includes a student panel, an open mic portion, several musical performances, and videos and presentations based on the several types of bullying. The...

Naugatuck Football finishes a solid season

Naugatuck Football finishes a solid season

Matthew Polek, Staff Writer

November 29, 2016


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After a 5-5 season last year in which they had a lot of young talent, the Naugatuck Greyhounds looked to improve in 2016. They had more experience and a strong senior class and had high hopes to make the state playoffs. They started strong with a come from behind win vs Derby in week 1 and then suffered...

Why do these two teachers always dress the same?

Why do these two teachers always dress the same?

November 23, 2016


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Genesis Academy enters its second year

Olivea Hubbard, Staff Writer

November 22, 2016


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On September 24, 2016 Naugatuck officials cut a ribbon in the Genesis Academy on Rubber Avenue. Thus giving students who are troubled, have an abundance of absences/tardies, have a hard time paying attention, and/or overall are just not fit for Naugatuck High School a chance to learn what they need to...

Drama Club begins planning its first production

Drama Club begins planning its first production

Carol Ann Gladstone, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016


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Naugatuck High School’s new theater club is up and running and wants to invite you all to participate in this year’s production. The theater program strives to bring positive feeling to the students in the club, Mr. Carino co-advisor says, “The first and most important thing the students will...

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