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School updates: Addressing parent worries, planning for potential increased attendance, Covid screening, and more

January 22, 2021 05:35:27 PM
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NSBORO school committee meetings covered a lot of ground in the past two weeks. Presentations included overviews of parent responses to a survey issued in late November and updates and actions relevant to some of the concerns raised. Below are some of the highlights for Southborough K-8 and Algonquin.

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Schools seeking remote, long term substitute for remote students and other NSBORO jobs

January 21, 2021 09:42:38 AM
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The Northborough and Southborough Public Schools have had difficulty finding needed staff to support remote schooling for students who are staying at home during the pandemic. I offered to help get the word out.

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Covid Update: 324 cases; School issues FAQ on plans for weekly student testing

January 20, 2021 08:47:49 AM
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The latest information from the Town and Schools.

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NECC vaccinating students and direct-care staff

January 15, 2021 10:17:49 AM
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Yesterday, the Southborough based institute for autism received enough doses of a Covid-19 vaccine for all of its students ages 16 and older and NECC’s direct-care staff.

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Covid Update: Over 300 cases; Schools to offer weekly student testing

January 11, 2021 11:54:31 AM

The latest figures from the Town and Schools.

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Covid Update: Cases rising again

January 7, 2021 11:14:56 AM
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The Town appears to be catching up on clearing active cases from the post-Thanksgiving surge.

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NSBORO newsletter looks back at 2020 (and planning for 2021)

December 29, 2020 10:29:10 AM
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Last week, the Northborough-Southborough Public Schools issued its final monthly newsletter of 2020. I’m sharing highlights.

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Covid Update: 17 cases confirmed in past week; ARHS students screened negative

December 28, 2020 11:01:23 AM
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The latest figures from the Town and schools.

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Covid Update: 65 active cases, 231 total

December 24, 2020 09:50:29 AM
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The Town appears to be catching up on clearing active cases from the post-Thanksgiving surge.

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Covid Update: 91 active cases (Updated)

December 21, 2020 08:11:00 AM
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The latest figures from the Town and schools.

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Covid Update: NSBORO updating quarantine policies and offering post-holiday testing to ARHS students (Updated)

December 18, 2020 01:17:45 PM
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An update on Covid-related votes at this week’s NSBORO school committee meetings.

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Order NECC student-made gift bags for the holidays (or anytime)

December 16, 2020 04:05:25 PM
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The school is selling Christmas, Hannukah, and winter themed gift bags with profits going directly to the students who made them.

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Covid Update: Other Southborough schools in remote learning mode

December 16, 2020 09:29:59 AM
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An update on the other public school available to our town and two private schools based here.

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Covid Update: 66 active cases in Southborough; Algonquin students offered free tests before Christmas

December 14, 2020 10:01:02 AM
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The latest news on Covid in Southborough and the public schools.

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