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Groton Community School (GCS) will host its thirteenth annual Community Home Tour on Saturday, November 18 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.  In case of inclement weather, the Home Tour will be held on Sunday, November 19.  Groton Community Home Tour is a self-guided, adults-only tour showcasing distinctive...
*/ The Friends of Nashoba Valley Technical High School’s sixth annual Craft Fair is Saturday, Nov. 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., with more than 100 vendors selling unique items, holiday gifts, toys, art, clothing, jewelry, home decor, handmade items, wood products and exciting merchandise not found...
*/ Members of the Groton-Dunstable High School Chamber Chorus are busy raising funds for their trip to New York in April, when they will perform at Carnegie Hall with renowned composer Eric Whitacre. The concert is sponsored by DCINY, and the Chamber Chorus was invited to perform after a...
Groton Dunstable Superintendent Laura Chesson and Business Manager Michael Knight reported on their efforts to realize some $100,000-$500,000 in savings potential called out in the school operations audit draft report. At this point their work is mostly investigative, but eventually the two will...
Nashoba Valley Technical High School will host its annual Open House on Sunday, Nov. 5, from noon to 3 p.m. The event is open to all seventh- and eighth-graders in the school’s district and their parents, as well as all community members. It will feature guided tours and an opportunity to meet with...
    Nashoba Valley Technical High School’s Drama Club, which is preparing for next month’s production of Disney’s ‘The Little Mermaid,’ will host ‘Breakfast with Ariel and Friends’ on Saturday, Nov. 18 during the Friends of Nashoba Tech’s annual Craft Fair. Children can dress up as their favorite...
*/ Many Massachusetts educators say new categories on standardized test reports are confusing & potentially upsetting to parents. The reports include a category, “Partially Meeting Standards”, which includes the words “may need extra help” in the explanation. Groton's Superintendent advises...
Nashoba Valley Technical High School will host its annual Open House on Sunday, Nov. 5, from noon to 3 p.m. The event is open to all seventh- and eighth-graders in the school’s district and their parents, as well as all community members. It will feature guided tours and an opportunity to meet with...

Middlesex Community College’s Director of Marketing Communications, Jennifer Aradhya of Groton.

Middlesex Community College’s Director of Marketing Communications Jennifer Aradhya, of Groton, has been named 2017 District 1 Communicator of the Year by the National Council for Marketing & Public Relations (NCMPR), the premiere organization for two-year college communications professionals...

A robot in Nashoba Tech’s new robotics lab grabs for Governor Baker’s wallet (at his request).  [l to r] Drew Norton, a Senior in Robotics, Governor Baker and  Robotics Instructor Jeff Scheminger. Gov. Baker told the crowd assembled in the Nashoba Tech Engineering Technology lab that they should be proud of the school’s accomplishments for receiving grants two years in a row.  The Workforce Skills Capital Grant program has been in effect for two years, with Nashoba Tech receiving a grant in both years. In 2015, it received $500,000 and received another $495,000 in the 2016 funding cycle. Photo by John Ellenberger.

Gov. Charlie Baker, Massachusetts Secretary of Education Jim Peyser and Secretary of Labor, and Workforce Development Rosalin Acosta toured the Nashoba Valley Regional Technical High School newly renovated Engineering Academy to see firsthand the state-of-the-art equipment the school purchased with...

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