Cultivating the Creative Spirit


When one walks down the art hallway at Old Rochester Regional High School, the art on the walls hangs proudly, allowing everyone to admire the skills of their peers. Currently, black and white portraits smile warmly at students who shuffle to their math-wing classes. Last week, two of these outstanding artists were selected to be […] Read more »

Upper Cape Tech Open House


Administrators, faculty and current students welcomed nearly 400 prospective freshman students and their families into the school last week for an evening filled with interactive demonstrations of the various technical offerings for students from the towns of Bourne, Falmouth, Marion, Sandwich and Wareham. The 1,300 visitors in attendance were able to explore activities in several […] Read more »

ORRHS Term 1 Principal’s Honor Roll


The following students have achieved honors for the first term at Old Rochester Regional High School: Highest Honors, Grade 9: Emma Blouin, Julia Cabral, Ian Friedrichs, Sydney Green, Genevieve Grignetti, Daniel Hartley, Amelia Isabelle, Rosemary Loer, Michaela Mattson, Claire Noble Shriver, Vanessa Ortega, Harrison Riley, Gates Tenerowicz, Lily Youngberg; Grade 10: Erin Burke, Collin Fitzpatrick, […] Read more »

Holderness Day


“School rivalries are important because they bring out the best in each team,” said Tabor Academy Head of School John Quirk during an all-school meeting on Friday, November 13. Tabor students kept this in mind on Saturday when they took to the fields, ready to confront their rivals at Holderness School in an annual daylong […] Read more »

A Bit of Heaven in Hell Week


Hell Week. Just the phrase itself is enough to strike fear in the hearts of the members of the Old Rochester Regional Drama Club. It means crunch time, and the cast and crew are working diligently together in order to put crucial finishing touches on this fall’s show, A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare. […] Read more »

Tabor Academy to Host Visiting Artist

Tabor Academy has implemented many new safety features to safeguard crosswalks on Front and Spring Street. One of the new features is a sign on Front Street that reflects your speed and flashes if you are traveling above the 25mph speed limit. Photo by Paul Lopes

Tabor Academy’s Art Department will host Cape Cod potter Joseph McCaffery on campus from Wednesday, November 18 to Friday, November 20. Mr. McCaffery has been a working studio potter for over 30 years. In 1987, he opened Narrowlands Pottery, a live/work studio and gallery in Wellfleet, Massachusetts. At Narrowlands, he has developed a range of […] Read more »

ORRJHS Students of the Month


Kevin T. Brogioli, Principal of Old Rochester Regional Junior High School, announces the following Students of the Month for October 2015. Green Team: Jacqueline Barrett & Stephen Marsten Orange Team: Emma Gabriel & Benjamin Ritchie Blue Team: Abigail Forcier & Steven Carvalho Red Team: Lindsy Durgin & Andrew Coucci Purple Team: Claire Barry & Cole […] Read more »

Making Thanksgiving Better, One Can At A Time

Seafood Platter

Halloween has come and gone, with Jack-o-lanterns and ghosts being replaced with orange and yellow leaves that crinkle beneath boots. Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and turkeys everywhere are as nervous as us humans are excited for the holiday. And, although many families gather around tables of cranberry sauce and stuffing, there are many […] Read more »

Tabor Cup Fever Strikes Tabor


As a boarding school, Tabor students are always searching for new, fun ways to spend their weekends. In the past, there was an ongoing “dorm wars” competition in which different dorms were grouped and competed for prizes. This year, however, a new competition replaced this one – the Tabor Cup. Dorms and day students are […] Read more »

New Student Breakfast


Change is intimidating, even for those who appear to be fearless. For the transfer students at Old Rochester Regional High School, change meant leaving their friends behind and moving into an entirely new school system, completely unsure about what to expect. These students are on a totally different playing field from the incoming freshmen, who […] Read more »