Welcome to Old Colony! Set on a rural 80-acre campus, Old Colony provides state-of-the-art technical training with an applied academic curriculum. A small, safe, immaculate school and meticulously maintained grounds provide the ideal environment for the development of the region’s future technicians and skilled labor force.
Old Colony RVT High School is celebrating Computer Science Week this year with a collaboration between the Computer Information Systems (CIS) and Mathematics departments. CIS teacher Ryan Robidoux and his students have organized a number of workshops as part of the Hour of Code initiative. During the week, CIS students will take over math classes… Continue Reading »
Dear Parents/Guardians of Seniors, FAFSA night will be held at Old Colony on January 15th by appointment only. If your student will be attending college in the Fall of 2015 and you are interested in assistance to complete the financial aid forms, please call the guidance office @508 763-8011(X128) to schedule an appointment. Please leave your name, student’s… Continue Reading »
There will be a Flu Clinic available for use on Thursday, December 4 from 3-7 p.m. inside the Rochester Council on Aging at 66 Dexter Lane. Please remember to wear short sleeves and to bring your insurance cards. All are welcome! For additional information, call the Marion Board of Health at 508-748-3530 or the Rochester Board… Continue Reading »
Travis Ouellette, a senior in Computer Information Services, was nominated as the Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School District volunteer of the year in the 2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards Program. Travis was recognized for volunteering with the St. Vincent DePaul Society, the Abington Food Pantry, the Old Colony GSA Club, the Carver… Continue Reading »
The faculty and staff of Old Colony were thrilled to welcome Secretary of Education Matt Malone to Old Colony on Wednesday, November 19th. Secretary Malone toured Old Colony, visited all the shops, and engaged students in conversations about what they were learning in the shops. Secretary Malone tweeted out some pictures and comments on his… Continue Reading »
All Old Colony students will be participating in the new ALICE School Safety Training on Thursday, November 20, 2014, led by the Rochester Police Department and two certified trainers employed by Old Colony. The ALICE training offers school districts options that mitigate liability, assume less risk and, most importantly, equip students and faculty with life-saving… Continue Reading »
Today David Bechtold from IBM visited the CIS department at Old Colony to speak about Big Data. Mr. Bechtold’s presentation contained a number of eye-opening statistics and numbers pertaining to what Big Data is and how we all contribute to it. (more…)
Old Colony will not be giving flu shots this year as a result of a decline in interest and response to the clinic. Flu vaccines have become readily available at Pediatricians’ offices, drug stores, and even supermarkets – often offered free of charge. Several local town Boards of Health are currently offering flu clinics. The school… Continue Reading »
On Friday, October 10, 2014 @ 7 pm the Old Colony football team will host South Shore Voke. This is the second night football game in school history! Tickets are $4 for adults and $2 for students. Come and join the excitement!
Come and take a look at all that Old Colony has to offer for students and their families. Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School will be presenting Career Awareness Days for Eighth Grade students residing in Acushnet, Carver, Freetown, Lakeville, Mattapoisett and Rochester during the school day on Tuesday, 11/4/14, Wednesday, 11/5/14, and Thursday,… Continue Reading »
Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School has scheduled its fifth annual craft and vendor fair Saturday, October 25th from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the school, located at 476 North Avenue in Rochester. The fair will include more than 25 crafters and vendors who will offer such things as jewelry, baked goods, candle,… Continue Reading »