ORRJHS Honor Roll


Kevin T. Brogioli, Principal of Old Rochester Regional Junior High School announces the following students have achieved honors for the 2nd quarter marking period. Grade 7 High Honor Roll: Alves, Colby Ryan; Appleton, David John; Besancon, Sarah Elizabeth; Brickley, Tova Kirstine; Butler, Mary Clare; Cusolito, Dante Michael; DiTata, Michelina Gabriela; Downey, Kathleen Canavan; Gabriel, Emma […] Read more »

Guidance Counselor Enjoying Transition


Earlier this year, a beloved guidance counselor and well-respected faculty member, Scott Griffith, retired from Old Rochester Regional High School. During a busy time earlier in the school year when students were still changing class levels, Lisa Shields took over the vacant guidance position. Currently, Ms. Shields and the guidance staff are working on next […] Read more »

New LGBT Initiative Coming to ORR


For years, Old Rochester Regional High School Nurse Kim Corazzini and Social Worker Kerri Dowdall have wanted to start a gay/lesbian support group at ORR. Now, with a $5,000 grant, the program will become a reality with a school-wide introductory presentation on February 25 to kick off the program. “Some kids have expressed a very […] Read more »

ORR 2nd Quarter Honor Roll


The following students have achieved honors for the first term at Old Rochester Regional High School: Highest Honors: Grade 9: Haleydawn Amato, Elizabeth Baroa, Erin Burke, Nicholas Claudio, Mackenzie Drew, Megan Field, Collin Fitzpatrick, Owen Foster, Sophie Gurney, Hanil Kang, Maxine Kellum, Alexander Lorenz, Sam Pasquill, Hannah Powers, Ashleigh Wilson; Grade 10: Mason DaSilva, Hannah […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


Dana Joseph Resmini of Rochester, Massachusetts, graduated from Missouri University of Science and Technology during commencement ceremonies held in the Gale Bullman Building on campus. Resmini earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mining engineering cum laude. Anya Cummings of Mattapoisett, a second-year student in the mechanical engineering program in RIT’s Kate Gleason College of […] Read more »

ORR Class of 1970


ORR’s class of 1970 is planning our 45th reunion for sometime this summer and would like to update as many email addresses as possible to keep everyone informed of the event. Please contact Dede Pangaro Smith at Dsmithlil@comcast.net or Cindy Haskell at Molly5971@gmail.com with your new or updated email address. Read more »

Origami Roses

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Last week was a very busy one for Jason Ma, a junior at Tabor. Ma sold one hundred homemade origami roses to raise money for an upcoming service trip to Vietnam – and he was all sold out of his paper roses just ten minutes after the start of the sale. In fact, they were […] Read more »

Bishop Stang Q2 Honor Roll

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The following students have achieved honors to the second quarter at Bishop Stang High School: Samuel Appleton of Mattapoisett, grade 12, Second Honors Skyler Callahan of Rochester, grade 9, Second Honors Meghan Cote of Mattapoisett, grade 12, Second Honors Sandra Decas of Mattapoisett, grade 12, First Honors Meghan Domagala of Rochester, grade 12, Second Honors […] Read more »

Greater New Bedford Garden Club Scholarship


The Greater New Bedford Garden Club is accepting applications for the $1,000 Rose L. Murphy Scholarship to be awarded to a student enrolled in a full-time college program in 2015-2016. The applicant must be pursuing a degree in horticulture, landscape architecture, conservation, environmental sciences, or related fields. Student must have been a legal Massachusetts resident […] Read more »

Academic Achievements


Jessica Tripp of Marion received Honors from Upper Cape Tech for the 2nd quarter. The following Tri-Town residents were among 1,082 students from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) named to the university’s Dean’s List for academic excellence for the fall 2014 semester: – Mary-Lee Barboza of Rochester, a senior majoring in biology and biotechnology – Michael […] Read more »