(Freshmen Class Photo, Courtesy of LifeTouch)
Yesterday, was freshmen orientation day! At an assembly in the Caron Theatre, Dr. John Perella, Headmaster, welcomed the incoming students to Medford High and the Medford Vocational Technical High School. The Headmaster introduced the Assistant Principals as well: Mr. Nicholas Tucci, Ms. Gail Treanor, Mr. David Blauch, and the new addition, Mr. Ian Charles. Mr. Charles will be the Assistant Principal for the incoming freshmen class.
Dr. Perella then welcomed the new Principal/Director of the Medford Vocational Technical High School, Mr. Chad Fallon, to the podium. Mr. Fallon addressed the students and introduced Ms. Jill Sawyer, the Associate Principal/Director of MVTHS. The Director of Guidance, Ms. Amelia Jensen and the Athletic Director, Mr. Bob Maloney, also addressed the students. Lastly, Ms. Simpson and Ms. Chalifoux, the GSA advisors, made remarks, as did, Wendy St Jules, the incoming Senior Class President.
Immediately following the assembly, students were led on a tour of the campus by Mr. Blauch and Ms. Sawyer. In addition, if students had questions about their schedules, there was time available so those issues could be addressed. The students also participated in advisory classroom activities with teachers & staff. Before being dismissed, the students were assigned lockers and had a chance to utilize the combinations to make sure they opened! School opens next Tuesday/August 29, 2017.