MVTHS Hosting Snowman Fundraiser

The Medford Vocational Technical High School is hosting a holiday fundraiser.  Win this snowman tree!  Raffle tickets are $1 each and (6) tickets for $5.  All funds raised will be used to benefit the MVTHS Senior Class.  Interested parties should contact the MVTHS Office, at (781) 393-2260.

After Hurricane Harvey, Brooks Students Connect With A Class In Houston

(Submitted by Ms. O’Donnell, Brooks Elementary School) After Hurricane Harvey, I wanted to find a way for our class to do something to help. I came across a blog post from an educator who was connecting teachers all over the country with classrooms in Texas that needed assistance. I didn’t tell the students about the…

Medford/Malden Thanksgiving Football Game, 130th Meeting!

This Thursday/November 23rd, is the 130th Medford/Malden Thanksgiving Football Game. It is the second oldest rivalry in the country.  The game will be played in Medford, at Hormel Stadium at 10 AM.  Tickets are now available in the athletic office at MHS – Students – $3.00 / Adults $5.00. Commemorative tee shirts ($15) and hooded…

Columbus PTO Hosts 3rd Annual Giving Thanks, A Celebration of Cultures

           (Courtesy of the Columbus PTO)     The event celebrates the diversity of the school’s students through a variety of activities, such as learning to say “hello” and “goodbye” in different languages spoken by Columbus families, exploring the School Library’s growing non-English and bilingual book collection, and performances and activities…

Roberts Student Council Hosts Canned Food Drive

The Roberts 5th Grade Student Council are hosting a Canned Food Drive for the St. Francis Food Pantry.  They are looking for donations of canned goods, rice, beef jerky, pasta/noodles, instant items, macaroni and cheese and trail mix.  All items donated should be non-perishable.  Donations can be left in the front lobby display

On This Date, November 19, 1863, President Lincoln Delivers Gettysburg Address

(From History.com) On November 19, 1863, at the dedication of a military cemetery at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, during the American Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln delivered one of the most memorable speeches in American history. In just 272 words, Lincoln brilliantly and movingly reminded a war-weary public why the Union had to fight, and win, the…

Mustang Volunteers Help Organize Thanksgiving Food Baskets

               Members of the Mustang Baseball Team and the Gay/Straight Alliance donated their time, assisting the Unitarian Universalist Church’s Food Pantry, organize Thanksgiving Food Baskets for the community.