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Parent Conferences 2016

Parent Conferences 2016

Gabi Levesque, Staff Writer

April 28, 2016


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Parent teacher conferences were held on March 22, 23, and 24. They went off without a hitch and there was a great turn out. Many parents met with their children’s teachers to see how they are doing in school; others had concerns about their children so they went to talk about that. At Naugatuck High S...

Clash for the Cure 2016

Clash for the Cure 2016

Corey Plasky, Staff Writer

April 28, 2016


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On Thursday, March 24th, Naugatuck High School hosted its ninth annual Clash for the Cure Event to raise money for the Dana Farber Cancer Institute. The Clash for the Cure event is a Student vs Faculty basketball game run by the DECA club at NHS. This event is open to all students and faculty at NH...

Saying farewell to Coach Nunes

Saying farewell to Coach Nunes

Pedro DeSouza, Staff Writer

April 6, 2016


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This last season for the Naugatuck High School Boys Soccer Team was definitely something special; for the team, for the town, but also for the most important member of the program, Mr. Arthur Nunes, who almost single-handedly built the program from the ground up and helped make it such a successful team....

A unique program

A unique program

Ashley Roberts and Nicole Healy, Editors

April 4, 2016


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For the past 10 years, Mrs.Salgado has gone above and beyond while teaching the Naugatuck High School ESL program with high hopes to help ease the transition to a new country for her students. ESL, or English as a Second Language, is a program that strives to help students from other countries com...

The Brennemans speak to the sophomore class

The Brennemans speak to the sophomore class

Jake Alcorace, Staff Writer

March 31, 2016


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On March 16th in the Naugatuck High School auditorium, Lauren, 37, and Isaac,8, Brenneman spoke to the sophomore class about living with cystic fibrosis in an attempt to promote awareness about the disease, from which they both suffer. According to cff.org, cystic fibrosis is a life-threatening, gen...

A new era for Naugy High

A new era for Naugy High

Ashley Roberts and Nicole Healy

February 1, 2016


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On November 8th, 2011, the town of Naugatuck voted on the proposal to spend $81 million to renovate Naugatuck High School. With a 1,785 to 953 vote the proposal was passed and the renovation would start in early 2013 with hopes of bringing the school up to code as well as being a friendly and safe le...

Poetry Out Loud x 2

Poetry Out Loud x 2

Stephen Torres, Staff Writer

January 15, 2016


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Poetry Out Loud had its first meeting December 9th, kicking off the competitive event with a workshop. Nine competitors went to meet with famous poet, Kate Rushin in order to recite and learn to analyze poetry. Kate Rushin a published poet visited the high school for the second time to introduce new an...

Establishing new routes

Establishing new routes

Stephen Torres with Akilah Bell and Julia DaSilva, Staff Writer

January 14, 2016


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An issue that becomes more urgent as the winter months progress is student walkers, who have not other way  to attend school everyday. New England winters can be very extreme and massive snow storms and unpaved or icy roads and sidewalks are imminent. This situation can cause treacherous and lengthy w...

The price of lunch

Kailey Gelada and Rob Spino, Staff Writers

December 23, 2015


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One student exclaimed “That's my life every day.” This was in response to the humiliation of a student that cannot afford lunch every day. At some schools the students are denied lunch because of the insufficient money in their account. There are schools in Connecticut that offer free lunches to all ...

Animal Rights at Naugatuck High School

Glorianese Ortiz, Staff Writer

November 16, 2015


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What are animal rights? Animal rights are rights believed to belong to animals to live free from use in medical research, hunting and other services to humans. The Animal Rights Club at Naugatuck High School is supporting that right and working hard to spread the word to others in the community abou...

The serenity of AP Art

The serenity of AP Art

Brianna Durante, Staff Writer

November 16, 2015


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When you walk into Dr. Kobylenski’s art room, a sense of relaxation and serenity overcome you.  The creativity blanketing the walls immediately inspires you.  The incredible focus that the students exhibit while working on their art is truly admirable.  This is AP Studio Art. Naugatuck High S...

Poetry Out Loud – Year Two

Poetry Out Loud – Year Two

Stephen Torres, Staff Reporter

October 26, 2015


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Last year Naugatuck High School introduced a new program called Poetry Out Loud. This program lets students compete while expressing  themselves by performing poetry. Poetry Out Loud helps kids by using spoken word to help increase confidence in themselves. Adiana Alejandro, last year’s winner for t...

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