Evan Portelance Wins Mr. ORR


This week, the Old Rochester Regional High School auditorium overflowed with laughter brought on by the shenanigans of the contestants in the annual Mr. ORR pageant, a competition in which any male who wishes to participate can vie for the Mr. ORR crown – and the funniest contestant (usually) wins. Hosts Evan Roznoy and Emily […] Read more »

ORR Senior Event Schedule 2016


The following schedule is provided to help you plan for the end of year activities for seniors at ORR High School. Thursday, May 12: Senior Breakfast; first block; location TBA. All seniors will be in Block 2 classes. Teachers: If a senior is absent from Block 2, please send their name to the main office. […] Read more »

Revisit Days


Last week, Tabor Academy welcomed future Seawolves to campus in three annual Revisit Days. These days are a chance for admitted students to return to campus or see it for the first time, and they help these students decide where they will spend the next four school years. Unlike tours, Revisit Days offer students opportunities […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


Phillips Exeter Academy is delighted to share that the following Tri-Town student has achieved academic honors during the winter 2016 term. Ty A. Deery, grade 10, of Mattapoisett earned Honors for the winter 2016 term. To qualify for the honor roll, students must maintain an overall average of B, or a grade between 8.0-8.9 on […] Read more »

Our Sisters’ School Visits Tabor


Tabor Academy has the unique privilege of being located on the waterfront. This position allows for a lot of exploration of the local marine ecosystems as well as a lot of sailing opportunities. When welcoming visitors, the waterfront and all of the exciting prospects that it provides is a wonderful introduction to campus and a […] Read more »

GSA: A Safe Place For Any Student


This past week at Old Rochester Regional High School, the stress was almost tangible. Third term ended on Tuesday, April 5, and students pushed through the final stretch, taking tests and quizzes teachers wanted to get in before the end of the term, finishing uncompleted homework, and making sure all their work was in and […] Read more »

Falmouth Academy Head of School’s List


Falmouth Academy has announced its Head of School’s List for academic achievement in the second trimester. Students named to the list have earned at least three A’s and no grade below B-minus for the trimester, which ended March 4. Charlotte Van Voorhis, grade 12, of Mattapoisett Oliver Russell, grade 11, of Mattapoisett Eliza Van Voorhis, […] Read more »

Semi-Formal and TASC Updates


Tabor Academy Student Council, or TASC, in addition to writing legislation, working with the administration, and instituting programs, is in charge of planning and running many school events. One of the most anticipated events is the annual semi-formal dance, which the junior class throws for the upperclassmen. While larger events like prom are exclusive to […] Read more »

Sippican Students Fundraise for South Sudan


Sixth graders at Sippican Elementary School set an ambitious goal to raise $1,000 for the organization Water for South Sudan. WFSS is a nonprofit organization that drills wells for villages in Africa suffering from horrid droughts or bacteria-infested water. Sippican has joined many other schools in the “Iron Giraffe Challenge.” This challenge will help to […] Read more »

ORR Class of 1979 Alum


A reunion of the ORR class of 1979 is being planned for Saturday, July 16 during Harbor Days weekend. We are compiling a contact list. Please share your contact information or anyone you are in contact with from the class of ’79 to Orrclassof1979@gmail.com or mail to DBW, P.O. Box 771, Mattapoisett, MA 02739. Please […] Read more »