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Focus of Criticism Centers on Curriculum Issues and Background of New Coordinator by Robert Stewart   Controversy within the school community over the recently reorganized Pupil Personnel Services Department erupted again last week at the June 23 School Committee meeting following selection...
Mount Wachusett Community College is offering a free Accelerated Summer Program for 2021 high school graduates who struggled with Math and/or English MCAS to prepare them for college-level coursework as early as this fall. Funding for this program was included in the Baker-Polito Summer Learning...
• Reorganized Department Will Administer Special Needs Programs; Determine Policies That Encourage Tolerance of Differences and Support More and Different Interpretations of Stories and History Into District’s Curriculum   by Robert Stewart        The School Committee held a public forum...

Bianna Hegarty speaking about how the life cycle of a butterfly is analogous to friendship. Photo courtesy of Quian Hegarty.

 

Swallow Union had their fourth grade “moving on” ceremony on Thursday. It was a beautiful day for over 200 students and family members. There were six student speakers, all of whom were inspirational. Students talked about turning the impossible into the possible, made an analogy between the life...
School Committee Defends Purpose of Survey, Noting Many Students Benefit From Professional Support of Mental Health Needs Identified in Survey, but acknowledges parent notification and opt-out options could have been handled better.   by Robert Stewart   In a revealing and at times...

Class President Sierra Wynn

A few representative smiles from the 2021 graduating class. Congratulations to all!
The Groton School is one of two central Mass. schools sending teams to compete in the national finals of the American Rocketry Challenge at the Baldwinsville, NY, regional launch site on Saturday, June 12 (“Syracuse Rocket Club Launch Site” in google maps). The Groton School team will be launching...
Graduating Seniors toured Groton and Dunstable streets in a celebratory parade Thursday, May 27. The event was sponsored by the parents of graduating seniors and included the participation and support of the Groton and the Dunstable Police Departments. Photo by Nancy Ohringer

Maya Barros assisting Tommy Wogan. Photo by Andrew Grant

 

The G-D Middle School Best Buddies group participated in their first Central MA Friendship Walk fundraiser on Saturday, May 15. and ended up raising just shy of $5k! The Walk took place from 10 a.m. to noon at the track behind Florence Roche. It was a beautiful sunny day and a great day for all...
Nashoba ValleyTechnical High School is offering an Academic Restoration program for incoming freshmen and sophomores to gain skills that will prepare them for success in the 2021-22 school year and beyond by reviewing and advancing their education in a manner that is fun and educational.      ...

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