Music Program Highlighted at Holiday Concert


On Thursday, December 11, the holiday season kicked off in the Old Rochester Regional auditorium with the annual Holiday Concert. Featuring the ORR Jazz Band, ORR Concert Band, and ORR Chorus, the program was very well attended and well-received. The 21-member Jazz Band ensemble performed five songs, including “Hot Chocolate” from the animated film The […] Read more »

Lessons and Carols


Over the past few weeks, Tabor Academy choral groups have been preparing for what is perhaps the most exciting and festive school event of the holiday season. “Lessons and Carols” is coming up, and students have been rehearsing and singing to make this annual tradition as magical and entertaining as ever. The service, which will […] Read more »

New Science Teacher Brings New Perspective


Amidst some shakeups in the Science Department, a new chemistry teacher has been somewhat overlooked so far this school year. Virginia Mattos is a new teacher at Old Rochester Regional High School who comes to our school after Ms. Champagne left to explore other career opportunities at the end of last year. Although her main […] 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 »

ORRJH Students of the Month


Kevin T. Brogioli, Principal of Old Rochester Regional Junior High School, announces the following Students of the Month for November, 2014: Green Team: Sydney Green and John Egger Orange Team: Geneva Smith and Tyler Rose Blue Team: Zoe Kelley and Nathan Przybyszewski Red Team: Alanna Fitzpatrick and Patrick Igoe Special Areas: Delaney Gosse and Colby […] Read more »

The Flora Foundation


One of Tabor Academy’s core values – “to foster care for others and committed citizenship” – is often reflected in the actions of students in fundraising and helping the community on and off of the Tabor campus. Rachel McCoog, a Tabor senior and Marion native, is an example of this compassion for others in the […] Read more »

ORR Class of 1965


The Old Rochester Regional High School Class of 1965 has planned a 50-year reunion on September 19, 2015 and is searching for classmates. Graduates of ORRHS Class of 1965, please email your current address to as well as any current addresses of classmates and teachers you have contact with. Visit our Facebook page, “Orrhs1965 […] Read more »

Influential ORR Science Teacher Retires


When students return from Thanksgiving break, the Old Rochester Regional High School Science Department will look and feel a little different. Longtime science teacher Mary Cabral will be retiring after teaching at Old Rochester for over 15 years. Her last day is Tuesday, November 25, and she recently described her time spent as a teacher […] Read more »

High School Quiz Show


   Bishop Stang High School was one of 100 schools that participated in the qualifying round for the WGBH’s High School Quiz Show. The show will include questions to the students on topics such as science, literature, history and other academic topics. Bishop Stang Math Teacher Tom Copps of Mattapoisett led the team from Bishop […] Read more »

Leadership Day


On Tuesday, November 18, the entire Tabor community worked together on defining and refining student leadership at Tabor at the 2ndAnnual Graboys Leadership Symposium. The Symposium, which varies from year to year, begins with proposals from some of the faculty, who come up with their plan and concept for the day. After one is selected, […] Read more »