Boys’ and Girls’ State

Six members of the Class of 2019 at Old Rochester Regional High School will be attending the Boys’/Girls’ State Convention sponsored by the American Legion’s Florence Eastman Post 280, June 16-23, at Stonehill College in North Easton, MA. The Mattapoisett Lions Club will sponsor Brett Rood and Rosemary Loer. Victoria Kvilhaug, William Garcia, and Adam […] Read more »

ORR Students Receive Art Awards

Students from the Old Rochester Regional High School received awards at the annual Congressional Art Competition for the 9th Congressional District. Twelve students displayed artwork in the show: Claire Barry, Danya Bichsel, Abigail Forcier, Amelia Isabelle, Kaitlin Kelley, Christopher Knight, Lindsey Merolla, Mikayla Mooney, Claire Noble-Shriver, Elise Parker, Geneva Smith and Alexandra Vanderpool. Claire Barry’s […] Read more »

ORR High School Honor Roll

The following students have achieved honors for the third term at Old Rochester Regional High School: Highest Honors, Grade 9:Taylor Amaral, Margaret Carroll, Steven Carvalho, Alexander Craig, Carly Drew, Rachael Fantoni, Rachel Foye, Emily Graham, Molly Janicki, Madisyn Leavitt, Katelyn Luong, Brianna Machado, Colin Mackin, Eva Angeline McCann, Rebecca Milde, Evan O’Brien-Nichols, Serena O’Connell, Lindsey […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Daniel P. Fealy ‘20, a resident of Mattapoisett, was awarded the Lisska Book Award on April 26. Fealy is a philosophy major and a theology minor at Providence College. Daniel Fealy is a member of Schola Cantorum, Liturgical Ministries, and Habitat for Humanity. He is also a Frassati Devotions Group Co-Leader. The Lisska Book Award […] Read more »

ORRHS Welcomes New Honor Society Inductees

Be prepared to give a warm welcome to the newest members of the National Honor Society! On April 26, 61 students – 53 juniors and eight seniors – were inducted into the Old Rochester Regional High School National Honor Society. These students were acknowledged for scholarships, leadership, character, and service. Welcoming remarks were made by […] Read more »

Sippican Elementary Fundraiser

Sippican Elementary School 6th Graders made a huge commitment to fundraise as much as they could to ensure every student could enjoy every activity this year. Students and parents alike worked tirelessly to decrease the total per student cost from over $300 to under $145! Over half the cost was raised between a car wash, […] Read more »

Elks Student of the Month

The Elks of Wareham and New Bedford, 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 […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Bryant Universityis committed to the pursuit, recognition, and celebration of academic excellence. Christopher Carando, Class of 2018 from Mattapoisett, has been named to Bryant University’s Deans’ List for the fall 2017 semester. Read more »

Academic Achievements

Curry Collegeis proud to announce that Meghan Desrochers of Rochester has been inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society. Meghan was one of 78 students inducted during a ceremony on the Curry College campus. Read more »

Tabor Students Take Steps Toward Action

In response to the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, and in memory of those lost in past school shootings, Tabor students organized a walk out on Friday, April 20, in solidarity with students across the country recognizing the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre. After placing 18 empty chairs in the Stroud Academic […] Read more »