Friends Academy Open House

Friends Academy, located at 1088 Tucker Road in North Dartmouth, will hold an Open House on Sunday, November 5 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm. Families who are interested in learning more about the school’s programs, including the Sally Borden Program for children with language-based learning differences, are invited to tour the school with student […] 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 September 2017: Green Team: Jennifer Williams & Ethan Perez-Dormitzer Orange Team: Alexandra Macallister & Stephen Old Blue Team: Faileen Fitzpatrick & Rudy Arsenault Red Team: Julia Downey & Walter Rosher, III Purple Team: Amelia Joseph& Ethan […] Read more »

Tabor Academy College Fair

Tabor Academy hosted the first of two fall college mini-fairs for their students on Monday, September 25. A second fair will be held on October 16. Representatives from over 50 colleges from across the country, including both public and private colleges, were in attendance last Monday. The fair was open to all juniors and seniors […] Read more »

School Government in Full Session at ORR

Out of the many student organizations at Old Rochester Regional High School, the ORR Student Government may be one of the most active groups. Made up of members of all four grades, the peer-elected members tend to be some of the busiest and most dedicated students. Each grade has a student council made up of […] Read more »

Tabor Academy Hosts Open House

On Sunday, October 15, Tabor will host their annual Fall Open House from 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm. Designed to provide a comprehensive look at the school’s programs and facilities, the day includes presentations by faculty leaders about the academic program and the unique Marine Science offerings at the School by the Sea. Programs in […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

The following Tri-Town residents have graduated from Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston. The university held its summer commencement on August 20, 2017: – Noah Steven Beaulieu of Marion – Andrew S. Hughes of Mattapoisett – Jonathan A. Barroso of Rochester Read more »

Community Service Club Membership Rises

ORRHS has an active student body involved in numerous extracurricular activities, including the growing amount of staff and student run clubs. One of the returning groups this year is the high school’s Community Service Learning club, led by science teacher Heidi Graser. “Last Thursday, we had a meet and greet after school to try and […] Read more »

Tabor Academy to the Rescue

The Shoolman Preserve, co-owned by the Mattapoisett and Rochester Land Trusts, has one of the most popular woods walks in Rochester. The recent wet spring revealed that the bog-bridges that had been installed last winter didn’t go far enough to keep visitors’ feet dry. As part of the Tabor Academy ‘Day of Service,’ seven students […] Read more »

Tabor Academy Fall Service Day

Tabor Academy is looking forward to its Fall Service Day on the morning of Friday, September 29, where students and faculty will once again lend a hand to nonprofit groups across the region. Half of the Tabor community will host Special Olympics MA on the Tabor campus for School Day Games, a program organized by […] Read more »

ORR Opens Its Doors For Open House

Last Thursday night, the halls of Old Rochester Regional High School were filled with the normal bustle of heading to classes. The difference? Parents were the ones using student schedules to navigate around the school for the annual open house. “It was fantastic,” parent Karen Coucci said. She and her husband Jim were participating in […] Read more »