On Monday, October 31, Tri-County’s Early Education program hosted a group of recruiters and program directors from Bright Horizons. Attendees included students and teachers from Early Education programs at Tri-County, Blue Hills Regional Technical School in Canton and Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical School in South Easton.
The Tri-County Adult Education Office is offering a variety of Culinary Arts courses to help you prepare for the holidays.
On Friday, October 21, students in Tri-County's Post-Secondary Cosmetology Program participated in Member Appreciation Day at the YMCA in North Attleboro.
During the event, the students offered complimentary manicures, nail polish changes, and hand and arm massages to the members. The group provided services to more than 25 members.
On Saturday, October 15, grade 10 and 12 students in Tri-County's Dental Assisting Program assisted with free dental screenings at the Norwood Council on Aging.
On Friday, October 21, students in Tri-County's Early Education Program visited Tangerini's Spring Street Farm in Millis to learn about the "place-based learning" model.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10,
FROM 6:45 TO 8:45 P.M.
Local eighth grade students and their families are invited to attend Tri-County's annual Grade 8 Open House on Thursday, November 10, from 6:45 to 8:45 p.m.
Sophomores in the Medical Careers Program hosted a Flu Clinic inside their shop on Monday, October 17.
During the clinic, Rite Aid Pharmacist Edward Purtell administered the vaccine to over 50 members of the Tri-County staff. Students handled the administrative, medical assisting, component of the clinic. They also educated staff members about the vaccine.
Students in the Legal and Protective Services Program visited the Franklin Fire Department on Thursday, October 6, for a demonstration.
The firefighters shared a Powerpoint which covered basic fire safety and arson acts, as well as legal issues. The students then had the opportunity to put on the gear and receive hands-on training with a breathing apparatus.
Franklin resident Robert J. Rappa was recently voted “Chairman Emeritus” by the Tri-County Regional School Committee in recognition of his decades-long commitment to the district.
Mr. Rappa, a member of the School Committee since the building first opened in 1977, announced plans to step down from his post this past spring after 40 years of dedicated service to the students of Tri-County. He was also a member of the Building Committee prior to construction of the school.
The following represents a resolution approved by the Tri-County RVTSD School Committee on Wednesday, September 21. The resolution is in response to "The Massachusetts Authorization of Additional Charter Schools and Charter School Expansion Initiative", which will appear as Ballot Question 2 on November 8. By approving this resolution, Tri-County's school committee joins more than 140 other districts in voicing their opposition to Question 2.