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  Last year new Superintendent Chesson knew she had a problem.  The $775,000 annual subsidy to reimburse the district for transportation costs was in jeopardy because many of the buses were arriving with only a handful of riders, particularly on the bus routes to the high school. Groton Dunstable...
  Groton Dunstable Regional School District will have Preschool Screenings Friday, October 5 at Boutwell Early Childhood Center, 78 Hollis Street, Groton, (978) 448-2297. Appointment hours are between 9 a.m.-2 p.m.    This screening is only for parents who have concerns about their child’s...
Need a perm? Hair getting too long? Nails in rough shape? Head to Cosmo Cuts, the in-school salon at Nashoba Valley Technical High School. Cosmo Cuts offers such services as shampoo and cut, conditioning treatments, hair colors, perms, manicures, facials, makeup applications and much more at prices...
Nashoba Valley Technical High School welcomed several new staff members for the 2018-2019 school year. From left are Jaclyn LeRoy (Math/Moderate Disabilities); Caitlin Connor (Math/Moderate Disabilities); Peter Trenh (Science); Patricia Trahman (Nurse); John Milhaven (Biotechnology); David DeSantis...
UMass Lowell is among the most “green” colleges and universities in North America, according to Sierra magazine’s 12th annual “Cool Schools” ranking.      At No. 22, UMass Lowell, which ranked No. 124 in 2017 and No. 165 in 2016, is among the best when it comes to “mastering the art and science of...

Florence Roche Elementary School Principal Brian O’Donoghue

 Most schools in Groton-Dunstable district are large enough that they are actually managed by a team, headed by a principal and assistant principal.  Groton’s oldest school, Florence Roche Elementary, is no exception.  This year Florence Roche has both a new principal and assistant principal but...
 There are a number of new faces in the Groton Dunstable School District this year including a new principal at the Middle School. Kathleen McCollumn will be replacing Mr. Lin who has taken a job with a school district closer to home.     Ms. McCollumn comes to Groton-Dunstable from the Paxton...
The office of the Town of Groton’s Commissioners of Trust Funds is accepting applications for the following; Frank F. Waters Vocational Education Scholarship and the Andre and Dorothy Ganser Van Hoogen Education Scholarship. The Frank F. Waters Vocational Education Scholarship is for residents of...
The Groton-Dunstable High School gymnasium floor was severely compromised last winter when coils in an aging heating unit on the roof froze on a frigid New Year's Eve and water slowly dripped onto and ruined one third of the floor.       As pictured here, workers from the same company that...
[This story is largely based on reporting in the Harvard Press, Harvard’s local weekly newspaper - Ed.]      As Groton-Dunstable Regional School district implements their plan to outsource district custodial services effective July 1, Harvard public schools are joining the ranks of school districts...

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