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 »

Old Colony Receives $3475 Grant

Serving multiple, nutritious meals throughout the school day and keeping kids active in the classroom are two goals for staff at Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School. A $3475 Fuel Up to Play 60 grant provided by the New England Dairy & Food Council will fund new kitchen and fitness equipment. Funding will cover […] Read more »

All Hands on Deck at ORR

In the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, thousands of people in Texas, Florida, and the Antilles archipelago have lost everything they own and are now faced with the heavy task of rebuilding. With much of the country’s attention focused on those specifically in Florida and Texas, one student at Old Rochester Rehional High has […] Read more »

Building the Bulldog Block

This week, ORRHS launched its new schedule with a specialized period called the “Bulldog Block.” Announced last school year, the Bulldog Block is a shared school-wide period aimed towards making academic help and clubs more accessible to students – things that usually take place after school, meaning that conflicts between sports, multiple clubs, and jobs […] Read more »

Seniors Offer Words to the Wise

The beginning of the school year at Old Rochester Regional High School also brings the first real look at the senior class of 2018. With 191 students from the Tri-Town and surrounding areas in Grade 12, this senior class has the opportunity to leave a positive lasting impression on the “Dog Pound.” “Finally seeing that […] Read more »