Six Learn Civics at Boys and Girls State

Back in June, six members of the ORRHS Class of 2018 traveled to Stonehill College for a week-long, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. These students had been selected to participate in Boys and Girls State, an annual event that aims at introducing high school students to the roles of local, county, and state government in the United States. […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Celeste A. Popitz, of Marion and William W. Saltonstall Jr., of Marion were awarded Faculty Honors for the spring 2017 semester at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. Faculty Honors are awarded to students with a semester GPA of at least 3.667 on four graded courses, with no individual grade below B- and no incomplete grades […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Lions Club Scholarships

Kim Ray, President of The Mattapoisett Lions Club, one of 45,000 Lions Clubs around the world, has announced the two recipients of 2017 Mattapoisett Lions Club Award of Excellence in the amount of $2,500 each. This year’s recipients are Maxxon Wolski, of Mattapoisett, a senior at Old Rochester Regional High School and Kathleen Gifford, of […] Read more »

ORRHS Stars Continue to Shine

The following Excellence Awards were given to students with the highest grade averages in each class. These students are examples of hard work and perseverance amongst their peers. Beginning with the life sciences, high achievement awards were presented to Julia Winsper (Marine Biology), Haleydawn Amato (Forensic Science), Lindsey Merolla (Advanced Placement Biology), Alexandra Moniz and […] Read more »

UCCRTS Honor Roll

The following students have been named to the 4th Quarter Honor Roll at Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School: Grade 9 Honors: Bethany Davis of Marion Grade 10 High Honors: Jackson St. Don of Marion Grade 10 Honors: Cheyenne Bunch of Marion Grade 11 High Honors: Christopher Parisi of Marion Grade 12 High Honors: Jillian […] Read more »

ORRHS Full of High Achievers

With graduation, the school and community tend to focus on the senior class and their achievements at that time. However, the underclassmen also have an opportunity in the same period to celebrate their accomplishments for the past year. At the ORRHS Underclassmen Awards Night, these hard-working students had their chance to be honored. The American […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Emma Nizzari graduated Cum Laude from Mount Ida College in Newton, MA, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. The degree was presented at Mount Ida’s 118th commencement exercises held on May 13. The University of Maine recognized Benjamin DeMello and Sara DeMello of Rochester for achieving Dean’s List honors in the spring 2017 […] Read more »

ORRHS Term 4 Honor Roll

The following students have achieved honors for the fourth term at Old Rochester Regional High School:             Highest Honors, Grade 9: Felicia Aguiar, Mary Butler, Emma Gabriel, Lilah Gendreau, Grace Greany, Audrey Knox, Stephen Marston, Ian McCann, Alexandra Moniz, Natalie Nilson, Lauryn Pallatroni, Janey Rego, Mackenzie Riley, Hannah Stallings; Grade 10: Alexandra Fluegel, Sydney Green, […] Read more »

Sippican Philosophical Society Scholarship

The Sippican Philosophical Society is pleased to announce its 2017 award to a graduating senior from Marion, Mattapoisett or Rochester who has excelled in science or technology at ORRHS. This year’s scholarship recipient is Emily Ziino. Emily is a resident of Rochester. She will attend the University of New Hampshire this fall and plans to […] Read more »

ORRHS Continues to Expand Advanced Placement

This upcoming school year, ORRHS will take a step towards better equipping students for the growing competitiveness of colleges and for their future careers. This advancement is being done by introducing the Advanced Placement Capstone program, which is aimed at preparing students for the material they will encounter in college. Through this program, the school […] Read more »