June 1st, 2015
Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Woman’s Club (SWC) recently presented scholarships during their annual meeting and luncheon at Wachusett Country Club. Emily Rivard, a senior at Notre Dame Academy, and Sonali Razdan, a senior at Shrewsbury High School, each received a $1,000 scholarship. Rivard will attend the College of the Holy Cross and Razdan will attend Cornell [...]
May 29th, 2015
Shrewsbury – Diplomas were presented to 415 graduates of the class of 2015 at a ceremony May 28 at the Shrewsbury High School (SHS) Field House.
May 28th, 2015
Northborough – Students from the Cornerstone Academy recently were awarded medallions in the 2015 National Mythology Exam. The purpose of the exam is to inspire students to learn about classical mythology and literature.
May 27th, 2015
Northborough – For their final production this year, the Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) Dramahawks will be presenting “Journey to Absurdity.” The show is a collection of short plays beginning with the simplicity of a Thorton Wilder play (where no props are used) and gradually become more abstract and absurd. The production ends with a play written by master playwright Eugene Ionesco where, according to teacher Tom Alera, who is directing the show, nothing is as it seems. Works from other playwrights included in the production include Anton Chekhov, Samuel Beckett, Harold Pinter and Christopher Durang.
May 19th, 2015
Marlborough – In a sea of purple, Marlborough High School students and faculty gathered on the front stairwell at the end of the school day May 15 to take a group photo. Everyone wore a purple t-shirt to show his or her support in the fight against cancer. The high school is participating in “Paint the School Purple” in celebration of the annual Relay for Life of Hudson-Marlborough.
May 17th, 2015
Shrewsbury – Oak Middle School recently held the third annual “Oak’s Got Talent!” show directed by Ann Tomashefsky. The event featured seventh- and eighth-grade students who showed off their various talents. Some of the acts included pianists Joseph Pederson and Logan Peterson, who performed a four-handed version of “Maple Leaf Rag,” and Angela Rezuke, who [...]
May 14th, 2015
Marlborough – Being a leader means being grateful, being kind to others, and being a role model. That’s according to Kayla Parsons, a fourth-grader at the Charles Jaworek Elementary School in Marlborough. She’s one of 18 students in her grade enrolled in the May session of the Student Leadership Council at the school.
May 14th, 2015
Shrewsbury – Saint Mary School’s Upper School students recently participated in the biennial Science Fair. Over 95 students in grades 5 – 8 began working on their Science Fair research and related experiments in January. The projects consist of the following: proposal, log book, project report, oral presentation and display poster. Students were encouraged to [...]
May 14th, 2015
Northborough – In honor of Earth Day April 22, the Marion E. Zeh School Environmental Team had its annual Environmental Awareness Week the last week of April. Activities and presentations were planned for each day of the week to encourage students, teachers and families to learn about the importance of taking care of the earth.
May 12th, 2015
Southborough – On April 30, Fay School’s budding writers met Newbery Award-winning author Sharon Creech who has written numerous novels for young people, including “Walk Two Moons” (winner of the Newbery Medal), “Love That Dog,” and “Ruby Holler” (winner of the Carnegie Medal). Each fall, the entire Lower School community – including faculty and parents — reads the same novel and participates in community-wide book talks and reflections.