ORR Debate Team Back at It

The ORRHS debate team held its first meet of the year in the junior high and high school buildings this past Wednesday. The team, consisting of members from all four grades, spent about an hour beforehand in the library undergoing final preparations for their assigned arguments. Students were set to compete in pairs against other […] Read more »

Falmouth Academy Head of School’s List

Falmouth Academy has announced its Head of School’s List for academic achievement in the first trimester. Students named to the list have earned at least three A’s and no grade below B-minus for the trimester, which ended November 22. 12th Grade: Oliver Russell of Mattapoisett & Eliza Van Voorhis of Mattapoisett 11th Grade: Alissya Silva […] Read more »

ORR Turf Video

ORR Turf is proud to release a two-minute informational video with vivid new images of the current poor conditions of the Tri-Town’s outdoor recreational space at Old Rochester Regional High School. Students are featured in the video talking about the challenges of playing in the poor conditions, and we show what an amazing community area […] Read more »

A Christmas Carol a Christmas Hit

The ORRHS Drama Club ushered in the beginning of the holiday season this past week with four spectacular performances of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. The show opened last Thursday to an auditorium packed with an audience of friends, family, and other community members eager to see the result of weeks of practice, and none […] Read more »

Academic Achievement

The following local students graduated from Roger Williams University in spring 2016: – Ryan McArdle of Marion earned a B.S. degree in Finance – Scott McDavid of Marion earned a B.A. degree in International Relations Read more »

Holiday Traditions Begin Again at Tabor

In the three short weeks between Thanksgiving Break and Winter Break, the Tabor schedule is filled with many long-lasting holiday traditions for all members of the community. The traditions began on Monday night, when all the seniors were invited to the head of school’s house for a class gathering. Each senior decorated an ornament for […] Read more »

Tabor Boy Arrives in Bermuda

While most of us were enjoying the Thanksgiving holiday with family and friends and taking advantage of some time off, the crew of the S.S.V. Tabor Boy successfully completed the first leg of their journey, arriving at the island country of Bermuda on the morning of November 26. Four mornings prior, on November 22, Tabor […] Read more »

Old Colony Heads to Fall Leadership Conference

This past Sunday, November 20, nine of Old Colony’s SkillsUSA members headed to Marlborough, Massachusetts to attend the annual SkillsUSA Massachusetts Fall State Leadership Conference. By 11:00 am, the group was off, accompanied by their two advisers, Norman L’Heureux and Lindsey Couto. The event was held at the Best Western Hotel, which hosted not only […] Read more »

Elks Student of the Month

The Elks of Wareham Lodge No. 1548 sponsors the Elks Student of the Month and Student of the Year Awards for students enrolled in local area high schools. The criteria used in nominating a student includes a student who excels in scholarship, citizenship, performing arts, fine arts, hobbies, athletics, church, school and community service, industry […] Read more »

Tech Help Desk an Asset to Students, Staff

New to the high school this year, the Student Technology Help Desk has been a beneficial addition to the educational electives available to students and a helpful resource for staff as well. Led by history teacher Michael Linane, student members from all four grades spend one block of their school day at the help desk […] Read more »