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.
During the next two weeks, we will be conducting a survey of faculty, students, and parents about bullying and cyberbullying that may occur in and out of our school. MA Dept. of Education requires that we do this at least every 4 years. Please click on the link below to take the 5 minute… Continue Reading »
What interests you? Old Colony offers twelve different areas of study to help you progress toward your personal goals. What are you most interested in learning? Click the shop(s) that interests you the most to get a glimpse into a day of an OC student. You can even create your own playlist of the shops… Continue Reading »
Start and Finish: All races begin and end at Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School, 476 North Avenue, Rochester, MA 02770 Registration: www.jbrace.com or www.oldcolony.us. Entry fee is non-refundable. Pre-registration $25 (on-line registration will be open until Jan. 21) On-Site & Day of Race $30 Frosty Runner’s T-shirt available to pre-registered runners/walkers by Jan. 4… Continue Reading »
Career Awareness Days – Open House and Tour 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… Continue Reading »
Below are four scholarships valued at more than $250K that have deadlines approaching. 1. Horatio Alger Scholarship – $5,000 – 50 Awards (Deadline: October 25, 2015) Student Eligibility: To be eligible to apply for the Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs, applicants must meet the following criteria: Be enrolled full-time as a high school senior in the… Continue Reading »
WE ARE PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THE FOLLOWING EVENTS, AND WE HOPE TO HAVE YOUR SUPPORT FOR OUR OC TEAMS! Saturday Night Football Game! On Saturday, October 24, 2015, at 6 p.m., the Old Colony football team will host West Bridgewater. This is the third night football game in the school’s history! Tickets are $4 for adults… Continue Reading »
All Old Colony staff and students participated in a full ALICE practice drill today (either lockdown/shelter-in-place/barricade or evacuated and reunified outside the building). This drill was led in partnership with the Rochester Police Department and two certified trainers employed at Old Colony RVTHS. The ALICE training offers school districts options that mitigate liability, assume less… Continue Reading »
The Athletic Department is proud to announce that our student-athletes and Athletic Dept. have been a recognized by the MSSADA District D Athletic Directors Association. We have been selected as the representative for the District Sportsmanship Award for the 2014-2015 school year. Old Colony was selected as the top school of the 45 schools in… Continue Reading »
Old Colony is transitioning to a new student information system called SchoolBrains. We are in the process of preparing a data validation for parents to review that data for their child and sign off. Once we have all of the data confirmed we will send out directions to parents and students on how to access … Continue Reading »
Stay up-to-date with all that is going on in the Library with the first issue of the Library Newsletter. This monthly newsletter will highlight events, newly available materials, rare or unknown resources, “book club” information including the book of the month and more. The Newsletter Vol 1 Issue 1 is available for viewing in PDF format.
On Sunday, September 13, 2015 from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, the University of Massachusetts with be hosting the NEACAC College Fair at the Tripp Athletic and Fitness Center in North Dartmouth, MA. For the complete fall schedule, click here .
Today the freshmen were give an overview of the exploratory process along with their exploratory schedule. You can view the presentation here and the student handout here . We wish all the freshmen an enjoyable journey through exploratory and remind them to arrive prepared and work hard!
Bernard’s Driving School If any student is interested in signing up for driving school, there is a sign up sheet in the main office. The Fall Driving School will be Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays, in Room 1 (Mr. Gonsalves’ class) from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. starting on Monday, September 21, 2015. The next session will… Continue Reading »