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

St Mark’s holding meeting on planned Sears Road solar project for immediate neighbors – July 30

July 22, 2015 11:05:02 AM
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St. Mark’s School is “considering” installing a solar array off of Sears Road.

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SEF awards $29,000 in grants for innovative K-12 education programs

July 8, 2015 11:30:00 AM
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Southborough Education Foundation has announced its latest round of educator grants. This year, $29,000 will fund an impressive array of programs for our K-12 students.

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Videos: Common Core, Author Kirk Westphal, Pops Night, and Summer Concert (Updated)

July 7, 2015 02:00:00 PM

Here is the latest round of videos from local media and the schools.

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Superintendent impresses school committees

July 2, 2015 11:30:00 AM

Superintendent Christine Johnson received her first annual performance review this June.

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Combined School Committee addresses criticism and community concerns

July 1, 2015 02:13:00 PM

Earlier this month, district school committee members addressed parents’ concerns about members’ knowledge of Common Core issues. They also addressed criticism about committees’ communications with the community.

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SAT Bootcamp classes: register for SAT prep this July

June 25, 2015 04:20:10 PM
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[The following information was provided by My Southborough sponsor Peter Arvantely, otherwise known to Southborough students as "Peter the Tutor".]

A tutor to dozens of Southborough students is organizing mental bootcamps for high school students this summer.

Peter “the tutor” Arventely is offering intense prep classes for the SATs and SSATs:

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Car hauler fire on 495 and other Fire Dept. updates

June 24, 2015 09:27:15 AM
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The SFD was one of three departments working to extinguish the fire on 495 yesterday morning. But that’s not all they’ve been up to.

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St. Mark’s School buying more land; offsetting lost taxes through land sale and PILOT increase

June 22, 2015 02:15:17 PM
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St. Mark’s School is buying a property on Main Street.

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Congrats to Trottier Baseball

June 16, 2015 02:12:38 PM
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I’ve been asked to share news on Trottier’s baseball team.

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Common Core not to be addressed at Regional School Committee meeting; but might be at Combined meeting

June 16, 2015 11:28:15 AM

The agenda for the Regional School Committee meeting does not include discussion of Common Core. But an item on the Combined committee agenda might open a window for discussion.

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Common Core forum on June 20th (Still seeking Core advocates to speak)

June 12, 2015 11:30:00 AM
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Organizers of a forum on the pro/cons of Common Core are inviting the public to attend. But so far it’s looking like a one sided debate.

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End of school year gift: An apple for the teacher

June 9, 2015 07:29:49 AM
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End of school gift ideas for parents who have a child in the Southborough public school system.

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