Academic Achievements

Anneliese Schipper of Mattapoisett from the Class of 2021 was named to the fall 2017 Honors List at Pomfret School. To achieve this level of distinction, Anneliese earned a grade point average of at least 3.330 and received no grade lower than a B-. Read more »

Holiday Fun Wraps Up at ORR

During the last week of school in 2017 at ORRHS, students had many events that allowed them to explore and enjoy the festive season. Teachers used the celebratory spirit to have more interactive events in their classes relating to subjects currently being studied by students. For instance, the freshman students in Michael Beson’s English classes […] Read more »

Academic Achievements

Isabella King of Marion qualified for the Fall 2017 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. The Williston Northampton School announces that Jacob Durocher of Rochester, a Grade 12 student, made the […] Read more »

ORR Students Give Back for the Holidays

The holiday season has brought out a whirlwind of community service at ORRHS, particularly in the past few weeks when students have been active in several events calling on them to give back to the Tri-Towns that many call their home. “Giving back to the community is important because everything around us comes from the […] Read more »

AFS, the World, and the Big Apple

At the beginning of the month, members of the ORRHS American Field Service club and fellow students took a day trip to New York City to embark on a cultural experience. The AFS club is dedicated to multicultural learning through various opportunities offered around the South Coast area and beyond, and it hosts international exchange […] Read more »

ORRJHS Students of the Month

Kevin T. Brogioli, Principal of Old Rochester Regional Junior High School, announces the following Students of the Month for November 2017: Green Team: Tess Roznoy & Conner Garcia Orange Team: Sally Butler & Joseph Ziino Blue Team: Reagan Rock & Steven Morrison Red Team: Gabriella Berg & Joshua Jadlowic Purple Team: Isabel Friedrichs & Robert […] Read more »

Real World Knowledge Via ‘Mock’ Experience

Second quarter is a busy period in the Old Rochester Regional High School Social Studies Department. Several weeks ago, students in teacher Seth Bushnell’s sections of U.S. History II took a field trip to the Edward Kennedy Institute for the U.S. Senate in Boston. Opened to the public at the end of March 2015, the […] Read more »

Now They Know…

Taking advantage of the shortened school week, Old Rochester Regional High School held two assemblies in the morning blocks to show a documentary about the consequences of substance abuse. Presented by the Clay Soper Memorial Fund, the film If They Had Known was shown to all students. Seniors and juniors saw it first in the […] Read more »

ORR High School Honor Roll

The following students have achieved honors for the first term at Old Rochester Regional High School:             Highest Honors, Grade 9: Alexander Craig, Rachael Fantoni, Isabelle Kelly, Katelyn Luong, Brianna Machado, Rebecca Milde, Evan O’Brien-Nichols, Jonathan Pereira, Bessie Pierre, Paige Sommers, Sophie Vigeant, Emma Vivino, Emma Williamson, Samantha Winters, Lucy Zhang; Grade 10: Reed Fleming, […] Read more »

Drama Club Makes Noise in Noises Off!

Contrary to its name, the ORRHS drama production Noises Off! was certainly not quiet. Each night, the audience found themselves in stitches as they laughed at the on-stage antics of the cast. Although the show revolved around a dysfunctional theater company and their doomed play, the scale and talent involved in the high school production […] Read more »