School news

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

Budget news: Town rebuilding budgets in hopes of avoiding tax hike and district fighting state cut

December 18, 2014 10:35:17 AM

Southborough Wicked Local reported on two stories that effect Southborough tax payers this week.

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Ethics of giving to teachers

December 17, 2014 02:20:33 PM
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uperintendent Christine Johnson issued a statement last week about the ethics regulations surrounding gifts to public school teachers.

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Scholastic awards for high school students – deadline January 15

December 15, 2014 04:30:19 PM
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Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce is promoting its scholastic awards available to high school students.

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News roundup: Truck crash details, Harvard Primate shutdown begins, Burnett House Update, and AMSA’s search for new director

December 12, 2014 01:54:09 PM

Rounding up some interesting news stories from Southborough Wicked Local this week.

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An Apple for the Teacher

December 12, 2014 07:30:49 AM
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This is the time of year you often hear parents asking each other, “What are you giving the teachers”?

Southborough Education Foundation is hoping your answer will be “An apple”.

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Assabet selects new Superintendent – a current tech school principal

December 10, 2014 11:28:58 AM
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Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School has been searching for a new superintendent since summer. This week, they named their man.

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Gonk roundup: T-hawks journey, She-Hawks equality, soccer showdown, and a green investment

December 9, 2014 10:31:01 AM
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A roundup of news out of Algonquin Regional High School.

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Integrated Preschool screening on January 30 (scheduling starts next week)

December 4, 2014 07:29:49 AM
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The district has announced its upcoming integrated preschool screening for the next school year will take place on January 30, 2015.

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Kindergarten registration packets coming your way (Updated)

December 3, 2014 09:20:00 AM
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2014-15 kindergarten registration will take place at Finn School on Wednesday and Thursday of next week.

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St. Mark’s Career Day: Career learning and job shadowing

November 18, 2014 04:20:11 PM
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St. Mark’s School is celebrating its 2nd annual Career Day tomorrow. It sounds like quite an event.

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New Buddy Benches help students CARE about eachother

November 18, 2014 11:13:30 AM
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Woodward School shared news about their Buddy Bench initiative. It’s a program to help students reach out to classmates in need of a friend.

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SWL: Parents push for free kindergarten

November 17, 2014 12:16:29 PM
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Southborough Wicked Local ran a story this weekend on a movement by some parents in town. The parent group is seeking free full day kindergarten.

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School Forums: District Techology Plan, MCAS, and AVRT Superintendent candidates

November 14, 2014 12:25:26 PM
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Coming up quickly are three public school forums that some parents should know about.

One focuses on the Northborough-Southborough district’s vision for technology in the schools. Another helps parents understand recent MCAS assessments. And a third is a chance for the community to meet AVRT Superintendent candidates

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Get your caffeine fix and help out Best Buddies – through December 2

November 13, 2014 07:30:58 AM
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The Algonquin chapter of Best Buddies is using currently running a Red Barn Coffee fundraiser.

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