Upperclassmen Start Tabor Book Club


As students have arrived on campus and classes have started, the annual back-to-school transition has begun. Sports, extra-curricular activities, and clubs are gearing up again, but with one new addition: The Book Club. Last spring, the Tabor Track Team had six distance runners who trained together. Among these runners were Jenna Weyant (’15) and Madeleine […] Read more »

Drama Club Starts Progress on Radio Show


The Old Rochester Drama Club is trying something new this winter. Instead of doing just any old play, they’re doing a radio show! Don’t worry, you will still get to see the actors, but they will be standing onstage, in costume, saying their lines directly into a microphone. This will give insight into what used […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


Aidan St. James of Rochester was recently recognized for achieving academic distinction at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. St. James, majoring in plastics engineering, was named to the dean’s list at UMass Lowell for the Spring 2014 semester. To qualify for the dean’s list at UMass Lowell, a student must have completed no fewer than […] Read more »

ORR Cell Phone Policy Changes


A new school year has started and is in full-speed motion in the Tri-Town area. This year is different than last, however, because Old Rochester Regional High School’s cell phone policy – one that was more lenient than most other schools in the area – has changed. During the 2013-2014 school year, students were delighted […] Read more »

ORRHS Welcoming Four Exchange Students


The Old Rochester Regional High School community is welcoming four foreign exchange students into its halls this year. Antione Geller, 18, from Belgium, and Elena Voigt, 17, from Germany, are studying at ORR through the Cultural Homestay International exchange program. Two more students will be joining ORR from the AFS program – Paola Briceno Sanchez, […] Read more »

Academic Achievement


Allison LaCrosse of Mattapoisett has been named to the Dean’s list at Salve Regina University, Newport, RI for the 2014 spring semester. She will graduate in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. Allison is the daughter of Karen Barrows of Mattapoisett and Matthew LaCrosse of Yarmouth and the granddaughter of Betty Barrows […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


The following students from the Tri-Town were named to the University of Rhode Island Spring 2014 Dean’s List: Tyler Scott Ayan of Marion, Katherine Jean Delaney of Marion, and Christine Jane O’Donoghue of Rochester. To be included on the Dean’s List, students must have completed 12 or more credits during a semester for letter grades […] Read more »

Old Colony First Day of Classes


Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School in Rochester announces that classes will begin for all students on Tuesday, August 26. This will be a full day of school. Inquiries concerning the opening of school should be directed to the Guidance Office at 508-763-8011 ext. 126. Read more »

ORR Regional Bus Schedules


Student transportation for the upcoming school year will be available on the ORR District website August 18. Please go to www.oldrochester.org. If you are unable to find your child’s route listed, please contact the school directly or the Superintendent’s Office at the numbers listed here: ORR Senior High School: 508-758-3745 ORR Jr. High School: 508-758-4928 […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


Paul Grossi of Mattapoisett graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from RIT’s Kate Gleason College of Engineering. Read more »