Chaperones ‘Survive’ Year After Year


The annual Survival camping trip is one of the most notable features of the Old Rochester Regional Junior High School experience. Each year since 1973, a large group of seventh grade students has traveled up to the hills and forests of Northfield, MA for a week of hiking, climbing, exploring, and learning about the great […] Read more »

ORRHS Term 4 Principal’s Honor Roll


The following students have achieved honors for the fourth term at Old Rochester Regional High School: Highest Honors, Grade 9: Haleydawn Amato, Samantha Ball, Erin Burke, Ava Ciffolillo, Nicholas Claudio, Evan Costa, Ian Craig, Maggie Farrell, Megan Field, Owen Foster, Sophie Johnson, Hanil Kang, Maxine Kellum, Alexander Lorenz, Lindsey Merolla, Sam Pasquill, Hannah Powers, Madeline […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


The following area residents have been named to the Dean’s List at Providence College for the Spring 2015 semester: – Haley Frade of Marion and a member of the class of 2015 – Meghan Kelly of Mattapoisett and a member of the class of 2015 – Madison Lees of Mattapoisett and a member of the […] Read more »

A Great Year to be a Bulldog


What a year it was at Old Rochester Regional High School. From sports to seniors to Sweeney Todd, there were plenty of big events that defined the 2014-2015 school year. As the school year comes to a close with the last day of finals on Monday, June 22, let’s take a look back of some […] Read more »

Juniors Reminisce, Look Forward to Senior Year


There’s a different feeling in the halls of Old Rochester Regional High School after the seniors depart. For starters, the aforementioned halls are much clearer, making it easier to get to classes, especially in the English wing where the seniors used to reside. Also, with the seniors gone, the end of the year is near […] Read more »

Tobey Hospital Guild Scholarships


The Tobey Hospital Guild recently announced $3,000 in scholarship awards for individuals who are pursuing a career in healthcare. The Guild presented three $1,000 scholarship awards to area high school seniors during its annual Scholarship Luncheon held May 28 at Bay Pointe Country Club in Buzzards Bay. The awards were presented by Josephine Praino, Scholarship […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


The spring semester Dean’s List at Bryant University includes the following area residents: – Stephanie M. Barrett, a senior in Finance from Marion – Christopher C. Carando, a sophomore in Finance from Mattapoisett – Bradley J. Ellis, a senior in Marketing from Mattapoisett – Austin R Gibbs, a freshman in Accounting from Marion In honor […] 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 May, 2015: Green Team: Megan Guaraldo and Noah Cunningham Orange Team: Claire Noble-Shriver and Samuel Gordon Blue Team: Alexa McLeod and Eric Tippins Red Team: Katherine Kirby and Benjamin Ritchie Special Areas: Robert Pina and Maya […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


Emily Roseman, resident of Rochester, graduated from Bates College on May 31 with a bachelor’s degree in politics, magna cum laude. The largest graduating class in WPI’s history – 1,680 students – received their degrees beneath a large, billowing tent that shielded graduates and well-wishers from the sun that occasionally peeked from behind generally cloudy […] Read more »

ORRHS Revises Handbook Addressing E-Cigs


In order to adapt to changes in technology and behavior among young adults, the Old Rochester Regional High School Student Handbook is always changing. A new rule added earlier this year is cracking down on the use of electronic cigarettes, which come in many shapes and forms, making them a hard item to regulate. Although […] Read more »