The Old Rochester Regional High School is proud to announce that 185 seniors graduated on June 1, 2019. The hard work and determination of these young scholars will not stop there as they earned themselves 662 college acceptances to 153 universities and colleges across the country. In this graduating class, 82% of the students plan to attend a 4-year college, 10% plan to attend a 2-year college, and 2% will be entering the military. Over 30% of this graduating class were members of the National Honor Society, nearly 30% of the graduates received the John and Abigail Adams Scholarship, there were three Commended Students in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program, and nearly 50% of the graduates received scholarships from a variety of 132 state and local organizations. Graduates will be attending institutions across New England such as Bowdoin College, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Tufts University, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Northeastern University, University of Connecticut, Williams College, and the United States Coast Guard Academy. Across the country, ORRHS will send graduates to Brigham Young University, Bucknell, Florida State, Georgetown, Hofstra, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, San Diego State, Skidmore, and Syracuse University among many others. This year, the most popular anticipated college majors include Engineering, Business, Criminal Justice, Education, and the Health/Science fields, including Nursing.
We are proud of the accomplishments of the Class of 2019 and wish them well as they represent Old Rochester in their future endeavors.