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St. John’s High School, Shrewsbury

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Holocaust survivor speaks at Northborough middle school

June 7th, 2017

Northborough – The entire 8th grade class at the Robert E. Melican Middle School in Northborough sat hunched forward—almost breathless—during an assembly on May 17. It was Holocaust survivor Sam Weinreb (91) who held their attention.

For a full hour, over-and-over, Weinreb said to them, “I want you to know, I want you to know.”

Class of 2017 graduates outdoors at Westborough High

June 5th, 2017

Westborough – Although the skies were overcast June 3, the weather otherwise cooperated for an outdoor graduation ceremony for the class of 2017

Class of 2017 marks Hudson High’s 143rd graduation exercises

June 5th, 2017

Hudson – Diplomas were presented to 140 members of the class of 2017 during the 143rd graduation exercises, held June 4 at the Hudson High School (HHS) Gymnasium. Speakers included Superintendent Dr. Jodi Fortuna and HHS Principal Dr. Brian Reagan.

Shrewsbury High School presents 401 diplomas in 2017

June 2nd, 2017

Shrewsbury – Diplomas were presented to 401 graduates in the class of 2017 during a ceremony June 1 at the Shrewsbury High School (SHS) Field House. Speakers included Superintendent Dr. Joseph Sawyer; SHS Principal Todd Bazydlo; and School Committee Chair Dr. B. Dale Magee.

Shrewsbury schools garden project to benefit students and community

June 2nd, 2017

Shrewsbury – There are models across the country where classroom learning extends outdoors. The students, in a very hands-on approach, get to implement and support what is presented within the confines of the building and establish a very meaningful connection.

Marlborough High students learn how to save the planet ‘one bag at a time

May 31st, 2017

Marlborough – Thirty-four years later, Bonnie Combs, a 1983 graduate from Marlborough High School, visited Roberta Garcia-Collins, her sewing teacher. Combs called the high school to inquire if the sewing program was still offered since she wanted to thank Collins for fueling her passion to help save the planet.

Algonquin students to perform ‘High School Musical’

May 22nd, 2017

Northborough – A talented group of Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) thespians will be performing “High School Musical” in the school’s Small Performance Theater, Wednesday, May 24 through Saturday, May 27, under the direction of Tom Alera. Set in a high school in New Mexico, opposite worlds collide as a “brainiac” and basketball star become […]

Kane School teacher named Marlborough Teacher of the Year

May 19th, 2017

Marlborough – Melissa Tirpak, a second-grade teacher at the Francis J. Kane Elementary School, with more than 15 years of teaching experience in Marlborough, has been named Marlborough Teacher of the Year for 2017. The award, created and administered by Marlborough’s United Brethren Lodge of Freemasons, honors Tirpak for her outstanding commitment to students, engagement […]

Hudson High School baseball hosts first ‘Youth Baseball Night’

May 19th, 2017

Hudson – The Hudson High School (HHS) varsity baseball team hosted their first “Youth Baseball Night” in partnership with Hudson Youth Baseball at the high school May 6. Later, as young baseball players watched, the Hawks secured a 6-5 win over Clinton High School in extra innings.

Project Graduation Westborough provides grads with safe, fun way to celebrate

May 18th, 2017

Westborough – The Westborough community has come together for the past 26 years to show their support of their high school graduates with Project Graduation Westborough (PGW). The nonprofit organization will hold its annual alcohol-free, substance-free post-graduation party Saturday, June 3, from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. at Teamworks in Northborough.

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