John Brunelli of the Massachusetts State 911 Department speaks to seniors in the Legal and Protective Services Program. This week the students are completing the APCO portion of their 911 Dispatch Tele-Communicator certification at Tri-County. In March they will travel to Middleborough to receive three additional days of training on the Next Generation 911 Emergency Call System equipment.
Please join Adele Sands, DIrector of Student Services, for a special education parent gathering. The focus is to provide all special education parents an opportunity to discuss Tri-County Services and to initiate the formation of a Special Education Parent Advisory Council. The meeting will be held in the Main Office Conference Room at 6:00PM.
On Friday, January 20, 2017, Juniors in the Computer Information Services Program participated in a Technology Tutor Session at the Walpole Council of Aging. Students sat with Senior Citizens for one on one sessions on how to use Smartphones, Flip Phones, Tablets, Ipads, etc. Seniors came with their questions and our students answered!
On Friday, January 13, 2017 the Tri-County Cosmetology program hosted 59 Medway Girl Scouts for their 2nd annual Spa Day. The Girl Scouts were treated to a new hair style and manicure by our high school Cosmetology students. The girls also attended mini workshops in Carpentry, where they made a box, and CIS helped them complete an Hour of Code Programing and they received certificates. Early Education students facilitated a playdough workshop and assisted them in making “Monster Toast,” a tasty and nutritious snack for young children.
The Grade 9 Program Information Night will be held this Wednesday - January 11 2017 at 6:30PM. Grade 9 Students and their parents are invited to learn more about each of the 16 Career Programs that we offer here at Tri-County. Vocational Teachers will be here to talk with parents and answer questions. Administration will present the Career Program selection process. If you have any questions please call the Guidance Department: (508) 528-5400 x 125.
The Tri-County Regional Children’s Center, located at 147 Pond Street in Franklin, will host its annual Open House and Registration events for the 2017-2018 school year in March.
The first Open House will be held on Thursday, March 2, from 12:15 to 1:45 p.m. The second Open House will be held on March 3, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Parents are encouraged to bring their children so that they can participate in many of the same activities they’ll enjoy as preschool students.
Bristol Community College will be offering Tri-County students a chance to earn three college credits. BCC will be offering an introduction to Spanish course, SPA-101. If interested, students and parents should carefully read about the course and requirements to gain access. Space is limited and placement will be determined by Tri-County administration if more students apply than there is space for. Please contact Scott O’Brien, Head of Guidance if you have questions. Registration paperwork is due to Mr. O’Brien no later than January 6, at 3 p.m.
Sixty seniors at Tri-County Regional Vocational Technical High School qualified to receive the John and Abigail Adams Scholarship for their performance on the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System test.
The students were recognized on Tuesday, December 13, during a celebratory luncheon in the school’s cafeteria.
Students in Tri-County's Advanced Placement courses attended their first test preparation session on Saturday, December 10, as part of the Mass Insight for Education program.
Give your loved ones a one-of-a-kind gift this holiday season by pre-registering them for an Adult Education course. Those who register before December 21 will receive a gift certificate that lists the course description and date. Please call the Continuing Education Office at 508-528-5400, ext. 126, to place your order.