Students Experience Health Science Careers

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Junior students in the Human Anatomy and Physiology class of Old Rochester Regional High School went to Buttonwood Park Zoo last Tuesday for a job shadow field trip. The students met the zoo’s education coordinator, veterinarian technician, and zookeeper, and learned a little about each occupation. “They talked to us about their education, how they […] Read more »

Bishop Stang High School Celebrates Graduation

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Bishop Stang High School will hold its 52nd commencement on Sunday, June 1 at 2:00 pm in the Bishop Stang John C. O’Brien Gymnasium. Most Reverend George W. Coleman, S.T.L., Bishop of Fall River, will preside at the graduation of the 156 members of the Class of 2014 who earned almost $24 million in grants […] Read more »

Tabor Graduates the Class of 2014

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On Tuesday, May 27, the class of 2014 graduated from Tabor Academy at Tabor’s 136th Commencement Ceremony. One hundred thirty seven students received their diplomas after a splendid farewell at the waterfront.             This ceremony was the 48th and final of Bruce Cobbold’s career. Beginning his position as a Tabor faculty member in 1966, Cobbold […] Read more »

Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School

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The following students from Marion will be graduating with the Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School Class of 2014 on Sunday, June 1 at 1:00 pm: Joseph Carreau/Carpentry; Elizabeth Medeiros/Environmental Technology; Madison Shultz/Cosmetology; and Cassidy Shove/Cosmetology. Read more »

Academic Achievements

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The largest class in Skidmore College history – the 712 members of the Class of 2014 – was recognized at the college’s 103rd Commencement on May 17 at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center. Jennifer Wicks of Marion received a Bachelor of Arts degree. Chloe Rebecca Day of Mattapoisett, whose major is Preprofessional Health Studies, has […] Read more »

Senior Upcoming Event Schedule

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Wednesday, May 21 through Wednesday, May 28: Senior final exams will be held in their classrooms. Please report on time for all exams. Wednesday, May 28 – Mandatory Senior Class Meeting: 10:30 am in the auditorium. Seniors will receive their graduation cap and gown and graduation tickets only after all items are cleared with Mr. […] Read more »

Staff Embraces New Lockdown Procedure

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Twenty teachers huddled in the back of a classroom. Lights out, door locked, a decision was made. Within seconds, the teachers had every desk in the room pressed up against the door – a barricade was formed. A minute later, the door shook violently, but the barricade held. Round two. Without a barricade, the door […] Read more »

School Committee Adds to School Choice

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Mattapoisett School Committee members hold on to the hope that they will get one additional second-grade teacher for next year at Center School to support the larger first-grade moving up to second. The second grade currently has only three classes, rather than four. All during budget season, School Committee Chairman James Higgins continued to advocate […] Read more »

Senior Projects

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Tabor students have the opportunity to pursue an independent project during the last semester of their Tabor career. Since many of these projects take a long time to plan and to be approved, students begin planning at the start of their senior year, organizing schedules and sorting out the details of their project. This spring, […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

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Deborah Fraine of Mattapoisett was awarded a Master of Science degree in Healthcare Administration and Management during Salve Regina University’s 64th commencement held Sunday, May 18 overlooking the Cliff Walk in Newport, RI. UMass Dartmouth held their Commencement Ceremonies on May 16, and 17 graduates were celebrated at Main Campus. The following is a list […] Read more »