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Plymouth schools name three new assistant principals

PLYMOUTH – Local school officials have announced the appointment of three new assistant principals. Jonathan Evans has been hired to fill a vacancy at Plymouth South High School left by the recent promotion of Marc Loranger to the post of director of college, career and technical education. Lori Gover has...
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Wareham Selectmen now support Decas School reuse article at town meeting

WAREHAM – Selectmen changed their minds and voted Tuesday to recommend an article at the Oct. 25 town meeting that would repurpose the Decas School “to benefit the community” when it’s replaced by the East Wareham Elementary School in 2020. The board voted 4-1 against recommending it at last week’s...
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Cape Cod Community College Highlighting Green Energy Jobs

BARNSTABLE – As part of the Commonwealth’s STEM Week, Cape Cod Community College will be highlighting Science, Technology, Engineering and Math programs across the region as well as local efforts to expand green energy, including offshore wind. The week is the fourth annual event of its kind hosted by the...
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South Coast Today

High school scores from Tuesday, Oct. 19: Apponequet cross country captures sweep

Here's a look at Tuesday's high school highlights for SouthCoast teams:. Old Rochester's Julia Sheridan took first in 20:43 while Hanna Whalley was second (20:58), Corrine Robert third (21:15) and Maddie Connor fourth (21:42). Alexia Gonsalves took seventh (22:22). Apponequet 15, Somerset Berkley 50. Apponequet 17, GNB Voc-Tech 44. GNB...
Taunton Gazette

Six higher ed institutions join forces to train students for offshore wind jobs

NEW BEDFORD — Six regional higher education institutions have joined forces for the future of offshore wind education and training. CONNECT, a Southeastern Massachusetts public higher education partnership, has turned its attention to offshore wind development. On Tuesday, Bridgewater State University, Cape Cod Community College and Massasoit Community College signed the CONNECT4Wind Memorandum of Understanding to join three existing institutions that support the development of the SouthCoast's offshore wind sector. The signing coincided with Massachusetts STEM Week, running from Oct.18 to Oct. 22.

Language Academy Opens In West Yarmouth

WEST YARMOUTH – The Cape International Language Academy recently held it’s grand opening on Thursday, October 14 at 38 Main St in West Yarmouth. Providing immersive language classes in both group and private sessions, the Academy seeks to contribute to a more inclusive Cape community by helping those with limited English language skills participate in the local economy.
Martha's Vineyard Times

Chilmark School renovation process pushed forward

Chilmark School’s heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system (HVAC) project saw some progress during the Up-Island school committee meeting Monday evening. The committee unanimously ratified an inter-municipal agreement to pay for the project. The committee agreed to move forward with the inter-municipal agreement between the Up-Island school district and the...
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Plymouth South football rolls out to a 5-1 start

PLYMOUTH – Every high school coach will tell you that having a plan is simply not enough. You also need to have a backup plan as well as the always popular Option C at your disposal, if needed. Fortunately for the Plymouth South football team, they‘ve got a really good...

Vote in this week's high school Players of the Week Poll

Welcome to our latest Cape Cod and Islands high school Players of the Week Poll!. High school sports fans can vote for a girls athlete and a boys athlete they believe were standouts during the previous week. The polls will be open from Monday through Friday. The winners will be...