All Old Colony staff and students participated in a full ALICE practice drill today (either lock-down/shelter-in-place/barricade or evacuated and reunified outside the building). This drill was led in partnership with the Rochester Police Dept. and two certified trainers employed at Old Colony RVTHS. The ALICE training offers school districts options that mitigate liability, assume less… Continue Reading »
On Sunday, 6/4/17, Old Colony will hold our graduation ceremony. The ceremony will be held on the football field so tickets are not required for entry. We look forward to a great celebration of our graduates with family and friends!
Today, the senior Computer Science students visited the Onset Fire Department to unveil its new website. Throughout the year, students had been developing a new WordPress site for the fire department. The students presented not only the new website, but also provided basic training in how to update and maintain the site. (more…)
Hey Class of 2016! What are you doing now? Please take the time to complete our 1-year follow up survey. State law requires that we follow up on our graduates. Completing this form will help us meet that requirement. Plus, we really want to hear how you are doing! https://goo.gl/forms/7K4OoYsyPLxMIVPu2
Attention OC CADD Students & Families: Free college courses begin in June AT OLD COLONY. OC students who complete these courses will earn their certificate and will also graduate with 12 articulating college credits. When your transcript shows early college success, you open doors. Differentiate yourself from the pack. This is a phenomenal FREE opportunity.… Continue Reading »
Congratulations to Peter Sojka who won Mr. Cougar 2017. The competition was Friday, April 28, 2017. Peter is pictured with event coordinators Mr. Brandon Mendez and Mr. Matt Trahan. The show has been credited as one of the best events of the school year! Peter competed with 8 other contestants in casual wear, talent (Electric… Continue Reading »
Come join us for Old Colony’s 2nd Annual Car Show on Saturday, May 13th from 4-dusk. You can register early at https://goo.gl/forms/Qva7100ldtQyWHl12, preferred, or day of registration is allowed. The cost is $15 to register a vehicle and spectator admission is free!!! Student and adult classes in three categories, plus best in show. There will… Continue Reading »
The Cougar’ Den has a new offering, “Dinner from the Den,” in addition to our breakfast and lunch offerings. These are family-sized dinners that are already prepared for you. They just need to be reheated and served on your dinner table. The menu is posted for the public on Mondays under the Cougar’s den Menu… Continue Reading »
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.
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 »
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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 »
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 »
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 »