SLT Scholarship Opportunity


The Sippican Lands Trust is seeking applicants for its “Helen A. Arthur Scholarship.” A monetary award of up to $1000 is available to a Marion resident who is a graduating senior from any secondary school by June 2016 and is preferably pursing an education in environmental studies or a related field. Please postmark a completed […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


Megan Daher and Rachel Brown, both of Rochester, Massachusetts, were named to the dean’s list at Quinnipiac University for the fall 2015 semester. To qualify for the dean’s list, students must earn a grade point average of at least 3.5 with no grade lower can C. Full-time students must complete at least 14 credits in […] 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 February 2016: Green Team: Cole Ashley & Ruth Harris Orange Team: Michael Pardo & Meg Hughes Blue Team: Owen Kinney & Lela Krein Red Team: Joseph Dumas & Rebecca Milde Purple Team: Frank Andrews & Taylor […] Read more »

Spring Break Training


As the snow begins to melt and the weather gets a little warmer, spring shows clear signs of approaching Tabor. The end of winter means the start of one of the prettiest and most exciting times of year at Tabor. Spring, to students, means swimming or sunning by the waterfront, discarding tights and boots in […] Read more »

A School Day Like Any Other


Spring has begun to peek its head out from behind the cold, dark days of winter storm clouds. The temperature is rising, and small flower buds are poking their way out of the soil to greet the warming sun with their small green shoots. Nature isn’t the only thing adding a little color to the […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Town Scholarship


The Town of Mattapoisett will be offering a scholarship to a resident high school senior who is planning to attend an accredited college in the fall. The following information will be required: Clinical transcript including class rank Professional letter of reference (teacher or counselor) Extra curricular activities Financial need Community service Applications are available in […] Read more »

100 Days Dinner: Seniors’ Last Months


Every year as graduation slowly inches closer, there are benchmarks to signify that the end of the year is drawing near. For seniors, the whole year is a series of lasts: the last first day of Tabor, last Holderness Day, last Christmas Breakfast. The first event to truly chronicle the depleting time, however, is the […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Congregational Church Scholarships


Mattapoisett Congregational Church is pleased to once again offer scholarships to students graduating from high school in June who reside in the towns of Mattapoisett, Marion or Rochester. Three $1000 scholarships will be awarded on the basis of scholastic achievement, community service and financial need. Applications and supplementary information are now available at the local […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


Marion resident and Azusa Pacific University student Shannon Smith made the academic Deans’ List at APU. Smith, a Liberal Studies Major, is honored for a fall semester 2015 academic standing of a 3.5 or better grade-point average. Smith is joined by 2,230 other students receiving the same honor. The following Tri-Town residents have been named […] Read more »

North Carolina Exchange


The American Field Service (AFS) club recently visited the small town of Lenoir, North Carolina, on a domestic exchange program. Twenty Old Rochester students with the AFS went to experience the way of life and the high school experience in North Carolina. The exchange program works like this: the students of ORR visit Lenoir, and […] Read more »