International Students React to Election

In the midst of the sometimes unbelievable stories coming out of the 2016 Presidential Election, it became hard to remember that there was a world outside of this presidential race. Given America’s significant foothold in international affairs, the race drew considerable attention from people around the world. Students from abroad currently attending schools in the […] Read more »

Screenagers to be Shown at ORR

We are pleased to announce that the Old Rochester Regional School District will be showing the film Screenagers on Tuesday, November 15 at 6:30 pm in the Old Rochester Regional High School auditorium (135 Marion Rd, Mattapoisett, MA). This timely and pertinent film is about the impact of the digital age on children and how […] Read more »

School Spirit, Halloween Spirit at OC

During the week of October 17-22, Old Colony RVTHS showed off its school pride. Throughout the week leading up to the homecoming dance, OC students participated in school spirit week. Festivities kicked off on Monday with America Day. Students donned red, white, and blue to show off their patriotism for their country. The halls were […] Read more »

Financial Aid for College

Seniors and parents at Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School are encouraged to attend FAFSA Day Massachusetts to get free help completing the FAFSA. The FAFSA is the free federally required form for all students seeking financial aid for college, including grants, loans, and federal work-study. At FAFSA Day Massachusetts, financial aid experts will guide […] Read more »

New Librarian Brings Cyber-bullying Awareness

This week, ninth graders currently enrolled in one section of Health 9 took part in an interactive presentation on the reality and dangers of cyber-bullying, led Ms. Allison Barker, Old Rochester Regional High School’s new librarian. The presentation was one of the first lessons that are part of the new library curriculum for the high […] Read more »

‘Family Week’ Offers Peek into Tabor Sports

This past weekend, Tabor Academy enjoyed a string of athletic successes, both on campus and beyond. The Seawolves finished Saturday with an 8-0-1 record across all the sports, and that strength carried into Sunday at the Head of the Charles Regatta. The main event of the weekend on Tabor’s campus was “Family Weekend,” an opportunity […] Read more »

Graboys Leadership Symposium

The Graboys Leadership Symposium is an annual event at Tabor Academy, planned each year by a different faculty member who applies for a grant to share their ideas of leadership with students and faculty over the course of one day. It is no small undertaking to arrange a learning experience for the whole school to […] Read more »

Tabor to Send Boats to Head of the Charles Regatta

On October 23, two crews from Tabor Academy will head to the Charles River in Boston to compete in the Head of the Charles Regatta (HOCR), the largest two-day regatta in the world. The crews will face off against some of the best rowing schools and clubs in their divisions from across the country and […] Read more »

Fall/Winter Youth Basketball

Marion Recreation is pleased to announce that it will once again team up with Mattapoisett Recreation to offer a Fall/Winter Youth Basketball program for participants in grades 3-6. Deadline for registration is October 31 and cost is $90 per player. A full schedule of placement sessions and games is available at Also, participants may […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Resident Awarded Scholarship

The Massachusetts Organization of State Engineers and Scientists (MOSES) awarded Mattapoisett resident Anna Haznar, daughter of Massachusetts Department of Transportation member Pam Haznar, with the Paul E. Cantwell, Milton J. Dubinsky Scholarship at its recent monthly meeting. Ms. Haznar is currently a sophomore at the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. She is majoring in environmental […] Read more »