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Welcome to Old Colony! Set on a rural 80-acre campus, Old Colony provides state-of-the-art technical training with a rigorous academic curriculum. A small, safe, immaculate school and meticulously maintained grounds provide the ideal environment for the development of the region’s future technicians, scholars and skilled labor force.


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Ruth Potee Speaking at ORR on April 27th

Apr 26, 2017 // Categories: News,

Thursday, April 27th, at 7:00 pm Old Rochester Regional High School will be hosting Ruth Potee.  Ruth Potee is a nationally recognized speaker on substance use and addictions. She will be speaking about the developing brain and addictions.  Click here to read more about it.

Cougar Chronicles

Apr 24, 2017 // Categories: News,

Old Colony would like you to check out the first issue of the Cougar Chronicles tri-annual magazine ! Within you will find literary pieces and artworks created by our students at Old Colony RVTHS. The students who were willing to share their identity along with their work are named at the bottom of the literary piece or artwork. Some… Continue Reading »

Old Colony basketball players team up with Acushnet

Apr 3, 2017 // Categories: News,

Old Colony’s boys and girls basketball players recently took a trip to Acuhnet Elementary to read the students.  The players were split up and each went to their own classrooms.  The purpose of the trip was to help build community and also give the basketball players a chance to improve on some important life skills.… Continue Reading »

Old Colony Welcomes Temple Grandin

Mar 16, 2017 // Categories: News,

On March 11th, Old Colony welcomed one of the world’s most sought after speakers on the topic of autism to speak about her opinions on education.  Temple Grandin, who is now a professor of animal sciences at Colorado State University, is herself autistic.  She talked about making sure that kids get real world experience, such… Continue Reading »

OCcreates Some Noise

Mar 12, 2017 // Categories: News,

On Thursday March 9, Vocational Technical Education Coordinator Jackie Machamer presented the OCcreates program to local educators and businesses. The Business and Educator Alignment meeting was organized by the CONNECT Partnership and hosted by Sensata Technologies (Attleboro, MA). Among the attendees, were Education Secretary Jim Peyser, Bridgewater State University President Fred Clark, BCC President Jack Sbrega, and representatives from… Continue Reading »

No School – Friday, March 10, 2017

Mar 10, 2017 // Categories: News,

There is no school today, Friday, March 10, 2017, due to the predictions of today’s snowstorm for our area. Classes will resume at Old Colony on Monday, March 13, 2017.

Skills USA District Results

Mar 8, 2017 // Categories: News,

Hello everyone, I would like to start off by saying that all of our students represented Old Colony well at the district conference yesterday. It is with great pride to tell all of you that our students won medals in 14 different competitions yesterday as they competed against 7 other schools in district one. The… Continue Reading »

Student’s Artwork on Display

Feb 23, 2017 // Categories: News,

Art from both Old Colony RVTHS and Apponequet Regional High School will be on display at the The Great Ponds Gallery at the Lakeville Public Library.   There will be a reception to showcase the art on Saturday, March 4, 2017 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Lakeville Public Library. The exhibit may be viewed from March… Continue Reading »

Culinary to Wow Folks with Wood Palace Kitchens Demo

Feb 23, 2017 // Categories: News,

Wood Palace Kitchens, a premier cabinetry distributor representing select manufacturers and providing turn-key services for customers will host a cooking demo on Tuesday, February 28th with our students from Old Colony Regional Vocational High School in Rochester as featured chefs.  For more information click here .

Old Colony RVTHS Transportation Bid

Feb 21, 2017 // Categories: News,

This invitation for Bid is for a three-year contract for vehicles and drivers of regular route school bus services, late run bus service and athletic trip service.  Contract start date of July 1, 2017 and ending June 30, 2020 for the Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School District,  consisting of the Towns of Acushnet,… Continue Reading »

2-hour delay – Monday, Feb. 13, 2017

Feb 13, 2017 // Categories: News,

There will be a 2-hour delay today, Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. The start of the school day will begin at 9:45 a.m. and students will report directly to their second-period class.

No school tomorrow – Feb. 10, 2017

Feb 9, 2017 // Categories: News,

There will be no school again tomorrow, Friday,  February 10, 2017, due to the snow and severe weather conditions. Old Colony will resume classes on Monday, February 13, 2017.

No School Tomorrow – Feb. 9, 2017

Feb 8, 2017 // Categories: News,

There is no school tomorrow, Thursday, February 9,  2017, due to the predicted snowstorm/blizzard for our area. Classes will resume at Old Colony on Friday, February 10, 2017.

Understanding the Opiate Crisis: A Tri-Town Awareness Series

Feb 1, 2017 // Categories: News,

The epidemic of opiate abuse, addiction, and overdose deaths rising across the country increasingly impacts our families and loved ones in our OC community. Click this link   to find out more through this community awareness series, co-sponsored by St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church and the Healthy Tri-Town Coalition, and supported by our OC Wellness Committee. Together,… Continue Reading »

Old Colony Student Heath & Wellness Survey

Feb 1, 2017 // Categories: News,

This month, the School Adjustment Counselor, our intern, and the physical education/health instructors will conduct an Old Colony Youth Risk Behavior Survey for all of our students. The purpose of the survey is to better understand youth risk and protective healthy behaviors as they are related to student health, educational success, and student problems.  Data… Continue Reading »

Old Colony Basketball Middle School Night

Jan 30, 2017 // Categories: 2017, Athletics Archives, News,

  On Wednesday, January 25th, The Boys Varsity basketball team invited the Cape Hoops sixth grade girls team from Acushnet to be Honorary Captains for the night.  This Friday, February 3rd, the Boys Varsity basketball would like to invite all middle school students from the surrounding area to the game free of charge.  Just be… Continue Reading »

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