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Stories related to Southborough Public Schools, Algonquin Regional High School, and Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School.

Full Day kindergarten “transition”: Tuition won’t be eliminated this fall

April 13, 2017 11:30:23 AM
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In December, the Southborough School Committee supported parents’ desires to make full day Kindergarten tuition free. But, given the costs to making a change, it’s something they planned to “transition in”.

What that transition will mean to parents in potential tuition decreases this coming fall and the next few is still unclear.

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Meet the finalists: Finn and Woodward principal candidates site visit with Meet & Greet – Monday

April 6, 2017 04:30:00 PM
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Site visits for the candidates are scheduled for Monday, April 10th and include opportunities for parents/the community to meet the finalists for Finn and Woodward principals.

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Principal finalists for Finn (and Woodward) announced; Vice Principal asks upset supporters to respect committee’s choice (Updated)

April 6, 2017 10:44:16 AM

This week, the announcement of finalists for Finn and Woodward principals spurred at group of parents to protest. Now the “passed over” candidate they rallied behind is thanking them, but asking them to back down.

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NSPAC’s monthly “Coffee and Connect” – April 5 (at C’est La Vie)

March 31, 2017 01:00:00 PM
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If you have a child with special education needs, two upcoming meetings may be of interest.

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Student academic achievements: Masters of words, math, business and more (Updated)

March 29, 2017 04:30:00 PM
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Southborough and Algonquin students have plenty to brag about. Here’s a roundup of recent academic honors.

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Has someone made a difference to your special needs child? Nominations open for ‘Go the Distance’ awards

March 29, 2017 02:30:00 PM
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On Tuesday, May 23, the Northborough/Southborough Special Education Parent Advisory Council (NSPAC) will host its annual Go the Distance Award ceremonies.

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Student Arts: Musical performances, art displays and more (Updated)

March 28, 2017 01:57:18 PM
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Southborough and Algonquin students have been exhibiting their artistical and musical talents.

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Stress/Putting kids on the path to success – Monday, April 3rd

March 22, 2017 09:09:25 AM
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An expert on helping children overcome stress in order to learn is coming to our district. His presentation is for all parents. But, parents of kids with Learning Disabilities/ADHD will want to take special note.

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School Delay: March 15, 2017 (Updated)

March 14, 2017 08:29:37 PM
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Looks like school will be delayed in Southborough (and Northborough) Wednesday morning.

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No school tomorrow: March 14, 2017

March 13, 2017 07:24:20 PM

Southborough Public Schools and Algonquin Regional High School are cancelled for Tuesday.

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Prepare for the big storm

March 13, 2017 03:00:00 PM

I mocked the groundhog as being wrong a few weeks ago on the blog. (It certainly seemed like spring was coming.) Now Mother Nature’s the one laughing.

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State bill may impact T-Hawks

March 13, 2017 01:55:00 PM
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About 20 years after Algonquin settled the issue of their Tomahawks logo and team name, it may be on the chopping block again. But this time, it’s not under as specific an attack.

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Public recreation grants available – Apply to the Choate Fund by March 31st

March 9, 2017 09:30:00 AM
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Have a public recreation project you think deserves funding? Applications for Choate Fund Recreation Grants are now being accepted for 2017.

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Donate to families in need “Just Because”: Drop off at Neary through Friday

February 28, 2017 09:06:13 AM
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A Southborough Girl Scout troop is collecting items for families in need. Donations to Project Just Because can be dropped at Neary through this Friday.

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