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FRIDAY NIGHT JAZZ AT INDIAN HILL: A nod to the iconic NYC nightclub, the Village Vanguard, featuring Indian Hill faculty jazzers: Mike Caudill, tenor saxophone; Jerry Sabatini, trumpet; Justin Meyer, bass, and Mike Tucker, drums. Tunes of Monk, Coltrane, Rollins, and more. Friday, February 9 at 7:...
More than 75 UMass Lowell music and business students put their creativity and entrepreneurial skills to the test as one of five universities in the nation to participate in an all-day hackathon presented by music-streaming service Pandora and Real Industry.      UMass Lowell was the only...
Groton Dunstable School Committee has concluded negotiations with the GDEA (i.e. the teachers’ union). The fourth of four contracts, this covers the teaching staff, which comprises the majority of employees in the district schools.          The teachers will receive a 1.5 percent increase this year...

These Groton-Dunstable Regional School singers and musicians took part in Central District Massachusetts Music Educators Senior Festival, Jan. 20 at Worcester's Mechanics Hall.

Countless hours of work put in by some of the Groton-Dunstable Regional High School’s best musicians culminated in an outstanding concert at the Central District Massachusetts Music Educators Association’s Senior Festival on Saturday, January 20. The concert took place in historic Mechanic’s Hall...
*/ Groton Dunstable Middle School held its 2018 local geography bee, the first round of the national geography bee sponsored by National Geographic. Contestants had already won grade-level contests and were competing for the chance to represent Groton Dunstable at the regional contest.      ...
“I feel grateful to have a choice to skip a meal,” stated Applewild eighth grader, Giselle. Recently, Giselle and approximately 45 of her Upper School classmates voluntarily participated in an Oxfam fast to benefit the global organization and to continue to raise awareness about food insecurity. In...

Oak Meadow students, including fourth grader Claire Westlund of Groton, getting ready to deliver the books to More Than Words .

*/ Oak Meadow School of Littleton recently held its second annual “Green Book Fair. The Oak Meadow community donated thousands of books, and shoppers took home armloads of books in exchange for a donation of their choice. All proceeds went directly to support Oak Meadow’s libraries.     More...
*/ Eighth graders at the Groton-Dunstable Regional Middle School sold raffle tickets during this holiday season to support The Community Children’s Fund, now in its twenty-fifth year. Once again this year, eighth-grade families donated themed baskets of “goodies” which were raffled off as part of...
The Boutwell Early Childhood Center’s 2018-2019 Preschool Registration for the Groton-Dunstable Regional School District will begin with an open house onWednesday, January 24, 2018 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. and registration will continue through Friday, February 2, 2018. Registration packets may be picked...

Celeste Vandermillen (GD 2018) sings vocals to Eddie Cooley and John Davenport’s Fever, backed by the award-winning GDRHS Jazz Band. The special act was one of the highlights of this year’s High School Winter Concert and Art Show featured at the Middle School PAC on the evening of Dec 13. Vandermillen is a multi-talented performer who has starred in many theatrical productions at the High School  (12 Angry Jurors, Twelfth  Night, Arsenic and Old Lace, Romeo and Juliet, and Festival of One Acts).  She is also a Jazz band instrumentalist earning First Oboe at Central MA Music All State this fall for the second year running.” Photo by Jonathan O’Connor

*/ Last Wednesday night, the Groton-Dunstable Regional High School Music Program hosted its annual winter concert. The concert featured performances by the Concert Band, Chorus, Drum Corps, Jazz Band, and Chamber Chorus, showcasing all that GD Music has to offer. At the end of the night, the...

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