Academic Achievements

Colby-Sawyer College has named Marissa Williams of Mattapoisett to the Dean’s List for fall 2019. Williams majors in nursing and is a member of the class of 2020. To qualify for the Dean’s List students must achieve a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale while carrying a minimum of 12 credit hours in […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Isabella King from Marion qualified for the fall 2019 Dean’s List at Belmont University. Eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours and a quality grade point average of 3.5 with no grade below a C. Read more »

Superintendent Search Committee Begins Process

There have been focus groups and surveys in advance of the creation of a search committee that on January 7 received its marching orders from James Hardy, field director of the Massachusetts Association of School Committees, to find a new Old Rochester Regional superintendent of schools.             Hardy had conducted focus groups and surveys, which he […] Read more »

Falmouth Academy Head of School List

Falmouth Academy has announced its Head of School List for academic achievement in the first trimester of the 2019-20 school year. Students named to the list have earned at least three A’s and no grade below B-minus for the trimester that ended November 26, 2019. Falmouth Academy has 217 students in grades 7 through 12, […] Read more »

ORRJH Students of the Month

Silas D. Coellner, Principal of Old Rochester Regional Junior High School, announces the following Students of the Month for November 2019:             •Green Team: Cattarinha Nunes and Andrew Porter             •Orange Team: Hanna Whalley and Felix Watt             •Blue Team: Colton Churchill and Katherine McIlmail             •Red Team: Patricia Spillane-Frates and Nicholas Huaco             •Special Areas: Ella Charron and Nolan Bushnell Read more »

Academic Achievements

Dana Tripp of Mattapoisett was named to the Dean’s List at Paul Smith’s College as well as a Fall 2019 USCAA Academic All-American. Tripp was honored for participation in men’s woodsmen’s, majors in Forestry. Student-athletes with grade-point averages of 3.5 and above are eligible for the honor. Twenty-six Paul Smith’s students made this year’s list. Read more »

Academic Achievements

Kylie Miller Patrick of Marion and Sean Michael Sanford of Mattapoisett were among the approximately 320 students who received bachelor’s degrees from the University of Massachusetts Amherst this September 2019. Read more »

Elks Student of the Month

The Elks of Wareham/New Bedford 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, […] Read more »

ORRHS Term 1 Honor Roll

The following students have achieved honors for the third term at Old Rochester Regional High School:             Honors, Grade 9: Gracey Weedall, Gage Beauchemin, Sylvie Benson, Gabriella Berg, Ryan Blanchette, Elizabeth Bumpus, Matthew Carvalho, Owen Cassidy, Eva Croteau, Makenzi DeMello, Madeline Dugas, Matthew Eby, Kate Feeney, Failenn Fitzpatrick, Julia Foye, Lila Galavotti, Nicholas Gouveia, Eliza Guard, Dylan […] Read more »

National Merit Scholarship Program

Principal Michael C. Devoll of Old Rochester Regional High School announced today that Dante M. Cusolito, Ari Hartley, and Rachel M. Perry have been named Commended Students in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, will be presented by the principal to these […] Read more »