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

Another Algonquin ranking: 23rd public high school in state, 3rd best Worcester area

March 25, 2015 02:00:36 PM
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Another organization is ranking high schools. This ranking is done by Niche.

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Algonquin and Assabet robotics: Honors and upcoming NE District Championship

March 25, 2015 12:21:35 PM
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Both public high schools for the town competed in FIRST robotics districts. And both brought home honors.

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School Start Time: ARHS may pilot transitional start; K-8 outreach before discussing start time changes

March 19, 2015 01:43:22 PM
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Though not the purported intent, a proposed pilot could potentially allow students who don’t take the bus to arrive up to 25 minutes later. It was met with mixed reaction.

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SG scholarship applications due April 15

March 19, 2015 09:13:46 AM
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The Southborough Gardeners are promoting their annual scholarship. Applications are due Wednesday, April 15. If you assumed the scholarship is exclusive to horticulture, look again.

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Algonquin Start Time organizers ask for support on March 18

March 4, 2015 07:30:52 AM
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An update on the district’s study group to alleviate the problem of over-tired ARHS students. And a story by local news on the issue in the district and surrounding region.

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School Committee recap: “Responsible” recommended budget and other school news (Updated)

February 17, 2015 04:00:02 PM
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The Southborough School Committee voted to approve a recommended budget for FY16. The K-8 budget calls for a 3.49% increase over this year.

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Photo Gallery: AVRT students and cadets work with Southborough scouts

February 17, 2015 07:30:20 AM
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Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School students spent this last Saturday helping out Southborough Boy Scouts from Troop 1.

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SWL: Superintendent says time to discuss free full day kindergarten

February 12, 2015 11:24:10 AM
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A movement to implement tuition-free full day kindergarten in town may be gaining traction.

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Delayed school opening Tuesday

February 9, 2015 08:06:28 PM
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Southborough & Northborough schools will have a two hour delay tomorrow, Tuesday, February 10.

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The week in government (2/9-2/15/15): Update on Affordable Housing Plan; Kindergroup Study Update

February 9, 2015 02:15:59 PM
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A list of board and committee meetings for the week.

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telegram: Southborough to pay Northborough $1.7 million for ARHS construction dispute (Updated)

February 9, 2015 11:29:22 AM
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Some of you may not know about a legal battle between Southborough and Northborough over the high school construction costs. “Others may wonder, whatever happened with that?”

Telegram.com reports that the long running dispute has finally been resolved.

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No school on Monday (Updated )

February 8, 2015 07:13:42 PM
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For the 5th time in two weeks, school in Southborough has been cancelled.

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School invitations: Technology survey and Support Services search committee

February 6, 2015 02:15:00 PM
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Two messages from the district invite community members who care about Southbough’s K-12 schools to participate in district decisions.

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Scholarship Committee “desperate” for help

February 4, 2015 02:18:12 PM
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This month, Southborough begin filling out applications for town scholarships. Meanwhile, the committee responsible for granting them publicly announced they are under-resourced.

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