Elks Student of the Month

The Elks of Wareham Lodge No. 1548 sponsors the Elks Student of the Month and Student of the Year Awards for students enrolled in local area high schools. The criteria used in nominating a student includes a student who excels in scholarship, citizenship, performing arts, fine arts, hobbies, athletics, church, school and community service, industry […] Read more »

David Bartlett Boyce Memorial Scholarship

The Friends of Old Rochester Drama are pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship in honor of their friend, David Boyce (ORR ’67), a man who dedicated his life to the Arts in all of its various and beautiful forms. This scholarship, in the amount of $ 1,000, is being offered to 2017 graduating seniors of […] Read more »

Foreign Students Visit Tabor

Throughout the last several weeks, Tabor has hosted dozens of foreign students from around the world on campus as part of several foreign exchange programs. Throughout the beginning of April, students from England, China, and France have come to Tabor to experience an American school and the American lifestyle. On Monday, April 17, a group […] Read more »

Clothing Donations

Holey socks?! Holey clothes, shoes, and linens? We want them! Give Mother Nature the gift of donating your unwanted textiles in any condition (new or old) as long as they are clean and dry, and support ORR’s junior high and high school’s ongoing textile recycling program. All of the following can be donated: Footwear: shoes, […] Read more »

A Night of Jazz at ORR

Last Tuesday, the musical talents of students from across the upper Old Rochester Regional district were put on display in the annual Night of Jazz concert. Members from around the community filled the high school auditorium to hear the junior high jazz band and high school chorus, jazz combo, and jazz band play a range […] Read more »

Friends of Marion Visiting Nurses Scholarship

Interested in pursuing a career in Nursing? The Friends of Marion Visiting Nurses is a Marion nonprofit organization which awards annual scholarships to local high school seniors who desire to work toward a degree in the field of nursing. Recipients must be residents of Marion, Mattapoisett, or Rochester, and are chosen on the basis of […] Read more »

Here He is, Mr. ORR…

Last week, ten seniors from Old Rochester Regional High School took the stage to battle for the title of Mr. ORR to the amusement of their peers. The Mr. ORR competition is a yearly event where boys from the senior class compete in a parody beauty pageant for the honor of representing Old Rochester Regional […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

The following Tri-Town residents have been named to Emerson College’s Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester. The requirement to make the Dean’s List is a grade point average of 3.7 or higher. – Abigail Morrill of Mattapoisett, a Journalism major. – Victor Morrison of Rochester, a Writing, Lit and Publishing major. Read more »

Circumnavigator Visits Tabor

As the “School By The Sea,” Tabor is well known for attracting a talented batch of sailors to its student body and faculty. With a nationally ranked competitive sailing program and the 92-foot schooner SSV Tabor Boy, the school is no stranger to top-notch sailing. On April 10, the Tabor community was introduced to a […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

The following students have achieved placement on the Head of School list for Falmouth Academy’s Winter Term: From Marion: Paige Feeney’21; Kari Marvel ’21; Max Richins ’22; Alissya Silva’18 From Mattapoisett: Eleanor Beams ’21; Max Richardson ’22; Grace Russell ’19; Oliver Russell ’17; Eliza Van Voorhis ’17 From Rochester: Emma Keeler ’19 Read more »