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Algonquin students recognized for academic achievement

October 26, 2011 01:11:33 PM
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It’s been good news on the academic front for Algonquin lately. The school’s tenth graders scored well on their MCAS tests last year, meeting the state’s recently-raised performance expectations, and 20 Algonquin students were recently honored by the National Merit program.

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Algonquin receives national honor for AP classes

March 17, 2011 09:30:45 AM
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Algonquin can now add another award to its resume. At last night’s Regional School Committee meeting, Superintendent Charles Gobron announced that the school recently had been honored by the College Board for it’s college-level AP courses.

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Library to host summer reading discussions for Algonquin students

August 13, 2010 07:23:25 AM

I’m not sure when schools started assigning homework over the summer — thankfully it was after I graduated — but all students at Algonquin were asked to read The Book Thief by Markus Zusak over their summer break as part of the “One School, One Read” program.

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Postseason update: Championship hopes dashed for girls tennis

June 15, 2010 02:19:01 PM

As defending state champions, the Algonquin girls tennis team entered the season with high hopes, but their undefeated season came to an abrupt end yesterday when they lost to Longmeadow in the state semifinals by a score of 4 to 1.

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Postseason update: Tennis triumphs, baseball falls (with photos)

June 14, 2010 04:18:07 PM
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Friday was another good news, bad news day for Algonquin sports.

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Postseason update: A mixed day for Algonquin

June 10, 2010 12:22:02 PM

Yesterday was a good day for the Algonquin girls tennis team in postseason play, but a not so good day for the girls lacrosse team.

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Postseason update: Boys lacrosse loses semifinal match

June 9, 2010 02:38:17 PM
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The season came to a close for the Algonquin boys lacrosse team yesterday, as they lost their semifinal match against St. John’s by a score of 11 to 5. They finish the year with a 13-10 record.

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Photos: Algonquin boys lacrosse wins big, plus updates on other post-season games

June 7, 2010 04:36:48 PM

The Algonquin boys lacrosse team pulled off a huge upset against Grafton on Saturday in their quarterfinal matchup. Sixth-ranked Algonquin beat third-ranked Grafton by a score of 9 to 7. Sophomore Connor Healey scored five of Algonquin’s goals, and fellow sophomore Dave McGovern scored two.

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Photos: Congrats to the class of 2010

June 7, 2010 03:07:14 PM

Rain couldn’t dampen the spirits of the 362 members of Algonquin’s class of 2010 who received their diplomas yesterday. You can read about the ceremony and speeches in the Metrowest Daily News. Southborough mom Margaret Doyle was there and sent along photos of some of the Southborough grads.

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Algonquin and Assabet graduations are this weekend: What’s your advice for the grads?

June 4, 2010 04:15:36 PM
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It’s a big weekend for Southborough seniors. Members of the class of 2010 will walk across the stage at Algonquin on Sunday to collect their diplomas. The ceremony begins at 2:00 pm in the gym.

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Algonquin drama class tackles school violence

June 2, 2010 04:23:23 PM
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Southborough resident Margaret Doyle sent in photos of an important one-act play recently performed at Algonquin. Here’s the write-up.

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Thursday is Pops Night at Algonquin

June 1, 2010 02:21:06 PM

Thursday is the annual Pops Night concert at Algonquin, always a favorite of mine because you get to listen to good music while munching on snacks. What’s better than that?

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Photos: Algonquin softball versus Milford

May 28, 2010 02:31:58 PM

It was a pitchers duel for the girls softball team on Wednesday, with a sole unearned run in the sixth giving Milford a 1-0 edge over Algonquin. Southborough photographer Chris Wraight was there and took these photos.

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Algonquin students are sleepy, but happy

May 21, 2010 09:23:41 AM

In a recent survey conducted by Algonquin’s Student Advisory Committee, 82% of Algonquin students reported they don’t get enough sleep. But junior Eddie Lowe from Northborough, one of the students who helped administer the survey, told the Regional School Committee Wednesday night that while students may be sleep deprived, they’re not unhappy.

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