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

District nurses and cafeteria workers make news across the country

June 3, 2020 10:36:33 AM
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Yesterday, the work of Northborough and Southborough school nurses and cafeteria workers to support district students was documented in a feelgood story shared by local news stations across the country.

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School Surveys: Fall “Hybrid” Reopening, Start Times, & Strategic Plan surveys seek feedback from parents/community by Friday

June 2, 2020 05:52:47 PM
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Earlier today, Northborough and Southborough public school parents received the monthly newsletter from the Superintendent. In it, he asks for responses to three surveys with deadlines this Friday, June 5.

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Photos: Faculty Farewell tribute to Algonquin seniors

June 2, 2020 02:31:05 PM
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Algonquin faculty held a tribute and farewell for the Class of 2020 last week.

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Get a professional photo of your graduate in cap & gown for a donation to MA Covid-19 Relief Fund

June 1, 2020 10:21:03 AM
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Southborough’s Nancy Gould is making a special offer to families of the Class of 2020 this week.

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Candidate’s Letter: Mark Pietrewicz (write-in) for Assabet Valley Regional Vocational District

May 29, 2020 01:23:12 PM
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Two candidates are seeking election as Southborough’s representative on the school committee for Assabet Valley Regional Technical School. To help you make that decision, I have invited each of them to submit letters to readers.

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Southborough’s Joseph Zhang named National Merit Scholar

May 29, 2020 07:49:36 AM
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Last week, The National Merit Scholarship issued the announcement that another Southborough resident received a high honor.

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Candidate’s Letter: Dan Butka (write-in) for Assabet Valley Regional Vocational District

May 27, 2020 09:30:31 AM
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Two candidates are seeking election as Southborough’s representative on the school committee for Assabet Valley Regional Technical School. To help you make that decision, I have invited each of them to submit letters to readers.

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Town Election: A new school committee race and an update on another

May 27, 2020 07:30:45 AM
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I learned yesterday that one of the write-in positions on the Town election ballot is contested. So, it’s time for an update on the June 16th election.

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Algonquin hopes to hold July 30th Graduation gathering

May 26, 2020 11:01:57 AM
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Over the weekend, Algonquin Regional High School’s administration announced that they are making plans to gather graduates for a ceremony this summer.

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How ARHS is (and isn’t) honoring the Class of 2020

May 22, 2020 11:38:15 AM

The details for Algonquin Regional High School’s graduation have been released. It’s not the celebration petitioners are asking for, but graduates will be able to cross a stage, get diplomas, and turn tassels in front of relatives.

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Fundraiser for ARHS Facemasks for graduating seniors

May 21, 2020 03:45:12 PM
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A group of community members are seeking to fund face masks for the close to 350 member graduating Algonquin seniors. The initiative is part of an effort to allow seniors to hold some kind of Graduation celebration.

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How Southborough Schools are cutting the proposed FY21 budget (Updated)

May 19, 2020 05:04:33 PM
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A look at the cuts being made to cap the Southborough K-8 Schools at a 2% budget increase.

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Finn & Woodward videos: Student Art and teacher/student connections

May 19, 2020 02:13:03 PM
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I’m rounding up video highlights from social media postings by the lower schools.

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K-12 families must complete Transportation form(s) (even for kids who don’t take the bus)

May 14, 2020 04:40:08 PM
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Whether or not their kids take the bus, parents need to submit a Transportation Services form for each child who will be attending a Northborough or Southborough K-12 public school in the fall.

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