ORRJH Students of the Month


Kevin T. Brogioli, Principal of Old Rochester Regional Junior High School, announces the following Students of the Month for September, 2014: Green Team: Tayler Lee and Tyler Kulak Orange Team: Mary Tori Brulport and Jackson St. Don Blue Team: Connor Hayes and Kate Beaulieu Red Team: Georgia Toland and Jack Martins Special Areas: Kelly Bruce […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


Marion resident and Azusa Pacific University student Shannon Frink made the academic Dean’s List at APU. Frink is honored for a spring semester 2014 academic standing of a 3.5 or better grade-point average. Frink is joined by 1,743 other students receiving the same honor. Read more »

Community Service Day


Tabor Academy continued its bi-annual Community Service Day tradition this past week. On Wednesday, all students and faculty spent the morning doing a wide variety of community service activities. Each student at Tabor has a faculty advisor with whom they spent the day. Some advisory groups began their service as early as 6:00 am, heading […] Read more »

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 »