MHS & MVTHS Hosts 9th Grade Orientation!

On Thursday, August 25th, incoming 9th Grade Students were welcomed to Medford High School and the Medford Vocational Technical High School, by Headmaster Dr. John Perella and Principal/Director Dr. Heidi Riccio.  The students toured the buildings, learned where their homerooms and lockers were and met Guidance Counselors and other helpful staff.  The orientation ended with a visit…

MVTHS Hosts Orientation for Incoming 9th Grade Students!

The Medford Vocational Technical High School welcomed  incoming 9th Grade students for an Orientation Session prior to the start of school next Tuesday/August 30th.  Student Ambassadors assisted the 9th graders escorting them to their lockers and homerooms and through some of the program and career areas available at MVTHS.  Incoming students also completed an interest inventory which will help them select…

This Sunday…Final Roberts Kindergarten Play Date!

The final Roberts Elementary School, KINDERGARTEN PLAY DATE is this Sunday, August 28, and the new time is 5:30 – 7:30 pm. Please update your friends.  Ice water, frosty pops and snacks will be available. Join us for the last summer play date at the Roberts Elementary School playground, sponsored by the Roberts Elementary School…

MHS & MVTHS forge new partnership, move ends decades-long division

Medford Transcript Highlights Merger of MHS & MVTHS “As the new school year begins, Medford High School and the Medford Vocational Technical High School will begin to blend the schools together.  The separation which has occurred since the early 1970’s, has finally given way to cooperation between the two principals:  Dr. John Perella and Dr. Heidi…

A Tribute to the Honorable John J. “Jack” McGlynn, Sr.

(Obituary from Dello Russo Funeral Service) John J. “Jack” McGlynn, former Medford Mayor, City Councillor, State Representative and World War II Ghost Army veteran died peacefully at home in the company of his family on Saturday afternoon. He was 94. Raised on Harvard St in Medford, he was the son of the late Anthony C….

This Weekend – Faneuil Hall Marketplace Host 40th Anniversary Celebration!

(Information courtesy of Faneuil Hall Marketplace) The disco ball will be spinning during the weekend of August 26-28 when Faneuil Hall Marketplace throws it back to 1976 when the Marketplace reopened after extensive renovations. The actual date of the reopening was August 26, 1976, exactly 150 years after the original market opened in 1826 by Mayor Josiah Quincy….

New Teacher Orientation Held at Medford High School!

The Annual New Teacher Orientation is being held all this week at Medford High School.  New teachers are meeting with Central Administration, Principals, Directors, mentors and other staff, to assist them in their transition to their new classrooms.  Superintendent Roy Belson, Deputy Superintendent Beverly Nelson, Assistant Superintendent Diane Caldwell, and Mayor Stephanie Muccini Burke, Chairperson of…

MHS/MVTHS Crew Meeting!

First Day of Crew Season!  On Monday. August 29th at 4pm at Hormel stadium there will be a meeting for everyone who plans on doing crew in the fall or the spring for high school or middle school. Practices for high school will start on August 30th from 4 – 6 (the first day of school).  YOU…

3-Day Celebration Planned to Honor the 100th Anniversary of National Parks!

The National Park Service celebrates its 100th Anniversary August 25th!  The National Parks of Boston and its partners are hosting festivities under the theme, “Celebrating the Spirit of the Revolution”.  Don’t miss this fun-filled, three-day Centennial Celebration, August 25th-27th! Thursday/August 25th – Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park, Long Wharf North – Enjoy the Centennial kick-off celebration…