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Student of the Trimester

november, 2018
The Student of the Trimester is selected by the shop instructors in each technical program area. The criteria for the Student of the Trimester program is based on a student’s improvement, service, attitude, and shop projects. The program is intended to raise self-esteem in the student body.
Student of Trimester 1 – November 2018
CAREER /TECH NAME GRADE TOWN
AUTOMOTIVE Joshua Freitas 11 Acushnet
BUSINESS TECH Kyle Wright 11 Rochester
CAD DRAFTING Carter Owen 10 Lakeville
COMPUTER SCIENCE Holly Miller 12 Acushnet
COSMETOLOGY Felicity Cabral 10 Acushnet
CULINARY ARTS Hannah Barth 12 Lakeville
ELECTRICAL Adrian Fonts 11 Acushnet
ELECTRONICS Ryan Picewick 11 Mattapoisett
GRAPHIC COMM/DESIGN Hannah Canterbury 12 Acushnet
HEALTH CAREERS Dani-Mae Sullivan 10 Acushnet
HOUSE/MILL CARPENTRY Matthew Outor 10 Lakeville
MACHINE/TOOL Catherine Calvin 11 Lakeville
WELDING/METAL FAB Samantha Miller 10 Carver

OC AD wins AD of the Year

Congratulations to Old Colony’s own Athletic Director Matthew Trahan for winning the Massachusetts Secondary Schools Athletic Directors Association (MSSADA) and Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) Athletic Director of the Year. Check out the article in SouthCoast Today here.

Vocational Exploration Days

Old Colony is pleased to host our annual Vocational Exploration Days (formerly known as Career Awareness Days).

On October 31, November 1 & 2, we will be hosting the 8th grade students from our sending communities for a morning of  Vocational Exploration and a chance to experience Old Colony through activities in each of our 13 technical program areas.

On Sunday, November 4, from 10 am – noon, we will have our  Vocational Exploration Family Open House.  The technical program areas will be open for tours and Q&A.  Additionally, representatives from the academic programs, Guidance, student activities, and athletics will all be on hand to share information and answer questions.

Join us!  No pre-registration required.

School Policy Voted and Approved

On July 19, 2018 Old Colony School Committee approved revised policies including Physical Restraint of Students (JKAA) and Student Absences and Excuses (JH).

Link  to Student Absences and Excuses Policy (JH) –  pg. 24 of J Section JA-JII.pdf

Link to Physical Restraint of Students Policy (JKAA) – pg. 22 of J Section JJ-JRD.pdf

Link to Student Discipline Policy (JIC) – pg. 30 of J Section JA-JII.pdf)

Next Early Release Oct. 25, 2018

This is a reminder that there is an early release for students on Oct. 25, 2018.  The time of dismissal is 12:23 pm.  Please be aware of the change in dismissal time.  To see a complete list of early release days and dismissal times please click here.

2018 Solar Builder Project of the Year

Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School has been nominated for the 2018 Solar Builder Project of the Year. Please click on the link here to vote for Old Colony. Thank you for taking the time to contribute to this effort. #WeAreOC

Updated Bus Routes

All bus routes are now updated and can be found here.  Please be reminded that these routes are tentative and subject to change.  Should and when changes occur, notifications will be sent out.  Thank you.