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Your voice, your choice…

Your voice, your choice…

Steffanie Dube, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016


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My name is Steffanie Dube and I am a high school senior with hopes of majoring in Journalism. An idea spurred within me a little while ago of doing an article for The Greyhound News, and I decided to take on my challenging idea but I cannot do it by myself. I need your help. The idea is a bi-weekly...

Naugatuck Board of Education investigates school start times

Naugatuck Board of Education investigates school start times

Isabella Sciarappa, Staff Writer

November 17, 2016


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Recently, the Naugatuck Board of Education created a committee to make a decision on whether to keep the school start time the same or change it. Currently the school start day for the high school in Naugatuck is 7:30 and the day ends at 2:00 p.m. A public forum was hosted by the committee on November...

NEASC visits Naugatuck High School

NEASC visits Naugatuck High School

Pedro DeSouza and Jillian Ginty

November 17, 2016


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The New England Association of Schools and Colleges, commonly known as NEASC, is an organization whose purpose is to help reevaluate the public schooling systems in New England. Every ten years, secondary schools across the New England are evaluated by this organization, and in the fall of 2016, ...

Naugatuck High School plans a trip to France

Christian Nanadoum, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


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Mrs. Karen Dupre, French teacher at Naugatuck High School, welcomes all high school students interested in engaging in an educational tour of France in July of 2017. Students will learn about and experience some of the historical, architectural, gastronomical, and cultural aspects of French society. Education...

Naugatuck High School revamps I.S.S.

Naugatuck High School revamps I.S.S.

Stephen Torres, Senior Investigative Reporter

November 10, 2016


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October 13, Naugatuck Connecticut, A motion proposed by David Heller to instate the position for an In-School Suspension Coordinator was passed during a Board of Education meeting. In School Suspension has been treated as a separate room to take students out of the classroom, similar to a detention,...

Class interrupted as accidents plague the high school

Class interrupted as accidents plague the high school

Jared Aponte, Staff Writer

November 10, 2016


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NAUGATUCK, CT — On Thursday, October 20th, a transformer on Cherry Street blew out around 9:00 am causing a power surge at Naugatuck High School. For about ten seconds lights and various other electronics flickered on and off before completely blacking out for about fifteen seconds. While this outage...

Naugy football starts strong

Naugy football starts strong

Steven Marinaro and Matthew Polek

October 3, 2016


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  After their NVL title win in 2010 the Naugatuck Greyhounds have watched Ansonia win every NVL title since. The Greyhound’s best season since 2010 was the 2014 season, in which they went 8-2 led by senior quarterback Jason Bradley. After Bradley graduated, sophomore Mike Plasky earned the quart...

Dear Class of 2016

Ashley Roberts and Nicole Healy

May 19, 2016


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Dear Class of 2016, Over the past 4 years, we’ve witnessed many changes. Whether it be in the design of the school, the classes we take, or the people around us, nothing is the same as it was on our first day in 2012. Below are just some of the highlights of each year that we’ve called ourselves...

What is the Jacket Ceremony?

Kerstin Eitapence, Staff Writer

May 11, 2016


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     On May 5th 2016 students, parents, and school faculty assembled after school in the Naugatuck High school's newly remodeled auditorium to acknowledge the top 5% students in grades 10-12. Under the sponsorship of ION bank, the financial institute that not only shows its support of the ...

Wondering what those stars represent?

Wondering what those stars represent?

Brianna Durante, Staff Writer

May 5, 2016


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On Friday April 28th, it was National Decision Day at Naugatuck High School and across the nation.  The technical date is May 1st but since that fell on a Sunday this year, it was celebrated on Friday.   National Decision Day is the annual day that high school seniors sport apparel representing th...

European Excursion

European Excursion

Gabi Levesque and Rob Spino

May 3, 2016


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  On Friday April 15th, 23 students and 15 chaperons hopped on a bus to start their life changing journey. The trip started with a four hour bus ride to JFK Memorial Airport. It was originally supposed to be two, but traffic caused a two hour backup. We finally arrived at the airport with ...

Raising awareness

Raising awareness

Kailey Gelada, Staff Writer

May 2, 2016


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The Excel Club, a community service organization at Naugatuck high school, is a club that stands for prevention of child abuse.  The club has done several events in the past that have been true benefits to abused children. Run by Ms. Dinkle, the club aspires to help those most in need in the community. ...

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