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Westborough School officials outline hybrid model for return to classes

Students to be assigned to one of two major cohorts By Jennifer L. Grybowski, Contributing Writer Westborough - Students in Westborough will return to school Tuesday, Sept...

Shrewsbury High School student petitions for school mascot name change

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – A Shrewsbury High School (SHS) student has asked the School Committee to consider changing its mascot’s name. Chair Sandra...
The house on Shrewsbury’s Ladyslipper Dr. where police found a woman and her daughter dead last month sits behind a “children” sign.

Shrewsbury public schools react to recent tragedy with sympathy and support

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – The sudden deaths of a woman and her school-age daughter shocked Shrewsbury last month.  Hitting close to home for...

Westborough students hope to spread passion for community service

By Nance Ebert, Contributing Writer Westborough- Abigail McLucas and Elizabeth Hopkinson, both students at Westborough High School, are on a mission to empower students of...

Before COVID-19, flu outbreak rattled Hudson elementary school

The flu outbreak that suddenly struck Hudson’s Mulready Elementary School in January represents just a preview of the very near future. COVID-19, after all, hit not two months later.

Update from Northborough/Southborough Schools Superintendent

Northborough/Southborough – Gregory Martineau, the School Superintendent for the Northborough/Southborough Public Schools, sent this update to the school community today:   Dear Parent(s) and Guardian(s):   A lot...

Shrewsbury High School in top tier of national ranking

Westborough, Algonquin also perform well By Laura Hayes, Contributing Writer SHREWSBURY — Shrewsbury High School is ranked among the top six percent of high schools nationwide,...

Assabet Valley Tech Class of 2020 receives welcome surprise

Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School (AVRTHS) has a graduating class of 266 seniors who live in 16 different area towns. Choosing to surprise each of them with a personalized graduation sign for their front lawn might have seemed like a very daunting task for one afternoon, but it turned out to be quite simple.

Shrewsbury’s April school vacation to be modified due to pandemic

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Public School District will have a different type of April vaction this year due to the pandemic. On April 8...

Shrewsbury High School Art Festival

Shrewsbury – On May 18, Shrewsbury High School presented a large impressive gallery in their cafeteria that exhibited collections of artwork by students during this school year.