School Committee Adds to School Choice


Mattapoisett School Committee members hold on to the hope that they will get one additional second-grade teacher for next year at Center School to support the larger first-grade moving up to second. The second grade currently has only three classes, rather than four. All during budget season, School Committee Chairman James Higgins continued to advocate […] Read more »

Senior Projects


Tabor students have the opportunity to pursue an independent project during the last semester of their Tabor career. Since many of these projects take a long time to plan and to be approved, students begin planning at the start of their senior year, organizing schedules and sorting out the details of their project. This spring, […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


Deborah Fraine of Mattapoisett was awarded a Master of Science degree in Healthcare Administration and Management during Salve Regina University’s 64th commencement held Sunday, May 18 overlooking the Cliff Walk in Newport, RI. UMass Dartmouth held their Commencement Ceremonies on May 16, and 17 graduates were celebrated at Main Campus. The following is a list […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


Kiernan Dunlop, a resident of Marion, was recently inducted into Providence College’s chapter of Phi Sigma Iota and Sigma Delta Pi, the national honor society for International Foreign Language and Spanish. Dunlop, a member of the class of 2014, is pursuing a degree in Spanish/English. Thirty-nine Ouachita Baptist University students have been selected for inclusion […] Read more »

Tabor Track Ends Season at Home


The Tabor Track and Field Team has the honor of hosting this year’s NEPSTA Division II New England Championship meet. This is especially exciting for the community because the track was only recently replaced to be a site suited for meets.             Athletes for the division’s 15 teams will be running, throwing, or jumping for […] 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 April: Red Team: Harrison Riley and Cassidy Bart Blue Team: Tyler Bungert and Alexandria Sheehan Orange Team: Jake Thompson and Angelina Cosgrove Green Team: Jacob Yeomans and Courtney Vance Read more »

SAC Welcomes New Representatives


Last Wednesday, the South Eastern Regional Student Advisory Council (SERSAC) held its orientation for the 2014-2015 school year. Located at the Bridgewater-Raynham Regional High School, the orientation taught newly-elected student representatives about how the Student Advisory Council is organized and about what the students may be working on next year. This state-wide council is made […] Read more »

Lights! Camera! Action! Media Conference


Recently, members of ORRJHS Cub Reporters, ORRHS Bulldog TV, Intro to TV Production and Video Journalism attended the “Lights! Camera! Action! Media Production Conference for high school students at Millis High School. The event offered students the opportunity to meet their peers and view work from various high school media programs. Conference speakers included a […] Read more »

Volunteer of Year Award to Old Colony


Old Colony carpentry, electrical, and CAD drafting students were selected to receive the Volunteer of the Year award from the Buzzards Bay Coalition in recognition of work they did on the new learning center at the Acushnet Sawmill Project. The students are sharing the award with students from the New Bedford Vocational Technical School in […] Read more »

Honorable Night for NHS Inductees


Last Tuesday, the Old Rochester Regional High School inducted 55 students into the National Honor Society (NHS). The students were honored with a ceremony held Tuesday night in the school’s cafeteria. The night began with a piano performance by junior NHS inductee Michael Kassabian, followed by welcome addresses by NHS Advisor Sarabeth Morrell, ORRHS Principal […] Read more »