School news

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

School news roundup: Boost in state funding, superintendent priorities, tech update and more

September 18, 2014 11:30:11 AM

Southborough Wicked Local covered the recent school committee meetings for the town and district. Here are excerpts from their recent stories.

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Southborough Access Media seeking a new home in Southborough schools

September 16, 2014 11:30:49 AM
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I was going to follow up with a story from last week’s School Committee meeting. But Southborough Wicked Local did it for me.

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School Committee: Updates on standards and mandates

September 12, 2014 11:30:00 AM
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Last night, the Southborough School Committee had its first meeting of the new year. One recurring topic was initiatives and mandates driving much of the administration’s efforts.

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Industrial Wi-Fi in our schools: “Why or Why not” presentation on September 25

September 10, 2014 04:30:43 PM
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Some parents are concerned about potential health hazards of the type of Wi-Fi used for iPads in the schools. They are bringing in an expert to speak and answer questions on the issue.

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School technology news: “There’s an app for that” and upcoming planning committee

August 29, 2014 02:23:37 PM
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Last week, the district released its back to school newletters. But I’m hazarding a guess that most of you didn’t take time to read the whole thing.

So, here’s some announcements you may have missed from Jean Tower, Director of Technology.

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New school year brings new faces

August 28, 2014 07:30:00 AM
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New students aren’t the only fresh faces starting school this week. The schools shared their lists of new teachers and staff for the school year.

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Roundup: Hosting international students

August 27, 2014 04:30:00 PM

The Community Advocate posted two stories related to international students in our community this week.

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Back to School at a glance

August 27, 2014 01:00:00 PM
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Getting excited or nervous about packing the kids off to school tomorrow morning?

Here are some quick links to information you may be looking for in preparation.

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Kicking off the school year with smiles and inspiration

August 25, 2014 04:30:21 PM
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To get things off on the right foot for the year, the schools have some fun in store for students. Of course, the fun comes with inspirational messages.

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SWL: Former Assabet Superintendent filling in

August 25, 2014 07:30:56 AM
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Southborough Wicked Local reported that a familiar face will be at AVRT’s helm for the interim.

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School newsletter highlights: Buddy Benches, iPads, School Improvement Plan, and an Instructional Technologist

August 22, 2014 10:00:42 AM
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Sharing some news highlights from each of our town’s public schools.

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St. Mark’s seeking history teacher/crew coach (Updated)

August 21, 2014 04:25:40 PM
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St. Mark’s School asked me to share an employment opportunity.

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Mark your calendars for school early dismissals and no school

August 20, 2014 02:30:00 PM
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The school district has released a list of significant dates. Since some “Early Releases” begin as soon as September 9th, I wanted to give parents an advance heads up.

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Bus Routes: This year’s routes; Ask your questions

August 19, 2014 07:30:14 AM
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The School Routes for the 2014-15 school year are now available.

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