Summer Reading at ORRHS

Summer reading isn’t a new requirement for students at ORRHS, but this year brings a series of changes to the program that are aimed towards creating an experience tailored specifically for the high school students. Since English classes are separated into various levels in the high school – A level, Honors, and AP for the […] 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 May, 2017: Green Team: Emma Vivino & Kennedy Serpa Orange Team: Alexandra Vanderpol & Tucker Figueiredo Blue Team: Hailey Cohen & Robert Salit Red Team: Sabrina Cunningham & Lucas McElroy Purple Teams: Claudie Bellanger & Lucas […] Read more »

Rising Freshmen Get a ‘Step-Up’

Last week, what is hoped to be the first “Step-Up Day” of many to come was held at Old Rochester Regional High School. Students from the eighth grade at the junior high joined the rest of the current high school students to practice a run through of their academic schedules for next year. Over the […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Woman’s Club Scholarship Winners

For over 60 years, The Mattapoisett Woman’s Club has been striving to help young people in their education pursuits. This year, the club is happy to award two scholarships of $2,500 to students from our area high schools. The recipients are: Michelle Randall, who will attend SUNY Cobleskill, NY and study Animal Science. She is […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Patrick Briand of Mattapoisett has been named to the 2017 spring semester Dean’s List at Bentley University. Serena Jaskolka of Mattapoisett has received a Paul Tsongas Scholarship from Worcester State University and was honored in April at the 2017 Academic Achievement Awards Ceremony at Mechanics Hall in Worcester. Cameron Severino of Mattapoisett graduated with a […] Read more »

School Choice Program

The Old Rochester Regional School District is accepting applications for the school choice program for the 2017-2018 school year. The school currently has 10 slots in Grade 8, four slots in Grade 9 and other slots in Grades 10-12. The program will be managed in accordance with Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education regulations […] Read more »

Farewell to the Class of 2017

Last Friday, the Class of 2017 walked the halls for the final time as current students of Old Rochester Regional High School for their farewell assembly. In the presence of the entire high school, the seniors had one last look back on the past four years before they graduated. The concert band played “Pomp and […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Madeline Meyer of Marion has been named to the 2017 spring 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. Sophia Santos of Marion graduated from Emmanuel College and earned a […] Read more »

Old Colony Class of 2017

The following students graduated from Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School on Sunday, June 4: From Mattapoisett: Luke Alfonse, Jared Gammell, Cody Leonardo, Leann Lomba, Wyatt Major, *Amanda Masse, *Jack Murphy, Nathaniel Nicolosi, Orion Silva, *Bethany Spangler From Rochester: *Corbin Blanchard, Amanda Clark, Nicolas Conde, Matthew Cordeiro, *Noah Dexter, Isaac El Khoury, *Kelsey Fillip, […] Read more »

Boys and Girls State

Six members of the class of 2017 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 17-23, 2017 at Stonehill College in North Easton, MA. Lawrence DiCara, Esquire, will be sponsoring Evan Costa in memory of George S. White, Rachel Demmer […] Read more »