Friends of Marion Visiting Nurses Scholarship

Interested in pursuing a career in Nursing? The Friends of Marion Visiting Nurses is a Marion nonprofit organization that awards annual scholarships to local high school seniors who desire to work toward a degree in the field of nursing. Recipients must be residents of Marion, Mattapoisett, or Rochester, and are chosen on the basis of […] Read more »

Tabor Students Begin Research in Virgin Islands

Less than a week after Tabor students arrived back on campus to resume classes after Winter Break, a group of 15 students voyaged to the U.S. Virgin Islands in the Caribbean. These students were the first of seven groups participating in Tabor’s Research & Environmental Education Focus (REEF) program. REEF is a program facilitated by […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Madeline Meyer of Marion has been named to the 2016 fall semester Dean’s List at Ohio Wesleyan University. To earn Dean’s List recognition, Ohio Wesleyan students must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale in all applicable classes. Madelyn Pellegrino of Mattapoisett was named to the Emmanuel College Dean’s […] Read more »

Time to Start Thinking Ahead

With the first semester of the school year at an end, it is already time for students of all grades at ORRHS to begin to consider their academic plans for the next year. This task falls as well to the eighth graders at the junior high who have had a chance to tour the high […] Read more »

‘What Not to Wear’ at Shop

This week was a very special time at Old Colony. For months, the freshmen have rotated around multiple different shops, getting a taste for each vocation. They have experienced everything from their initial top choices to shops that would be considered nontraditional. This week, these students were finally assigned their permanent shops where they will […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Dean College is pleased to announce that Shaun Lavoie of Rochester has earned a place on the Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester. Congratulations to Jennifer Galavotti of Marion, who was recently named to the fall 2016 dean’s list at Keene State College. Galavotti was among 1,400 students who were honored for academic excellence […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Lions Club Award

The Mattapoisett Lions Club, a member of Lions International consisting of 45,000 clubs and more than 1.3 million members worldwide making this the world’s largest service club organization, is pleased to announce two (2) $2,500 scholarships to be awarded this year to a graduating high school or homeschooled student residing in Mattapoisett, Marion and Rochester. […] Read more »

Tabor Expands Partnership with New Bedford’s CEDC

Recently, Tabor Academy has expanded its collaboration with the Community Economic Development Center (CEDC) based in New Bedford. Each week throughout the school year, a group of Tabor students travel to New Bedford to provide English tutoring to members of the community who have immigrated to the United States. The CEDC is a nonprofit organization […] Read more »

Elks Student of the Month

The Elks of Wareham 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 community service, industry […] Read more »

Snow Brings Student Complaints About Safety

Last Friday brought the first snowstorm of the year to the Tri-Towns and ORRHS. While the sight of the snow-covered landscape may have been lovely to some, that morning’s commute was far from it. Classrooms and hallways were filled with stories of several near-accidents from student drivers that morning, as the layer of ice underneath […] Read more »