Technology: Improving and Puzzling Education


Over the years, the technological tools we use in our everyday lives have been making their way into the classroom. Thus digital learning has become a growing concept in the educational world. It sparks a question: How can we use technology to enhance the education of our students? The Southeastern Regional Student Advisory Council (SERSAC) […] Read more »

Inside the ORR School District


ORRHS School to Career program is featured on “Inside the ORR School District” with Supt.Doug White. The series airs on Comcast Ch.97 and Verizon Ch.37 Education Channel. Pictured L-R seated: ORR Seniors Shawn McCombe, James Glavin, Emily Goerges, Elizabeth Machado, L-R standing: Scott Greany, ORR School to Career Coord., ORR School Dist. Supt. Doug White. […] Read more »

Jobs Cut, New GPA System Adopted


Just as he has managed to accomplish with all of the schools’ fiscal year 2015 budgets so far, ORR Superintendent Doug White presented a more palatable budget to the ORR School Committee, down from requesting an additional $828,000 in January to $206,000 on February 12. The price of that decrease, though, will be paid in […] Read more »

Old Colony Students of the Month


The following Tri-Town students have been chosen as Students of the Month at Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School for the month of February: - David Varney of Mattapoisett, grade 10, House/ Mill Carpentry - Nathan St. John of Rochester, Grade 11, Welding/ Metal Fab Read more »

ORR High School Honor Roll


The following students have achieved Honors at the Old Rochester Regional High School for the second term.             Highest Honors: Grade 9: Erin Costa, Mason DaSilva, Hannah Guard, Tyler Mourao, Brooke Santos, Maxxon Wolski, Matthew Wyman; Grade 10: Elizabeth Hathaway, Jane Kassabian, Isabella King, Alexandra Melloni, Drew Robert, Evan Roznoy, Rachel Scheub, Paige Watterson; Grade […] Read more »

Mock Trial Club Makes the Case for Victory


Old Rochester Regional High School’s mock trial club is only two years old, but in that time the club has grown into a committed and successful group of students. This year, ORR’s mock trial club won all three trials in the preliminary round. “To sweep all three victories for our second year is pretty impressive,” […] 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 January 2014: - Red Team: Tyler Kulak and Natalie O’Leary - Blue Team: Jordan Hoeg-Chick and Nicholas Dextradeur - Orange Team: Evan Tilley and Eleni Buss - Green Team: Joanna Caynon and Owen Foster - Special […] Read more »

Delinquent School Lunch Accounts


Rest assured, your child’s school lunch will not be taken away from her and tossed in the trash if her school lunch account is delinquent.             Delinquent school lunch accounts isn’t breaking news, but an incident that transpired in Salt Lake City back on January 29 made national headlines after school workers seized the school […] Read more »

Bishop Stang Honor Roll

Bishop Stang Logo

The following students have been recognized as Bishop Stang Honor Roll recipients: - Maura Lonergan, Grade 11, First Honors, Marion - Hannah Nordstrom, Grade 9, Second Honors, Marion - Sophie Polonsky, Grade 9, Second Honors, Marion - Elizabeth Lonergan, Grade 10, Second Honors, Marion - Brendan Gelson, Grade 12, Second Honors, Marion - Daniel Fealy, […] Read more »