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Thanks to $450,000 Transition Grant, QCC Can Help More Students Focus on Their Future

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WORCESTER & SOUTHBRIDGE— The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has awarded Quinsigamond Community College’s Future Focus program an Adult Education Transition to Community College Grant. The $450,000 grant is divided into three yearly allotments of $150,000 and is the maximum amount awarded. QCC’s Future Focus program is designed specifically for adult […]

Northbridge, Webster shutter schools

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COVID-19 precautionary closings expected to follow in other districts With six confirmed cases and 102 presumptive cases of COVID-19 in Massachusetts as of late Thursday afternoon, public schools in Northbridge and Webster have been closed in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Schools in both districts will […]

Shepherd Hill receives $327,255 skills grant

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Funds for Innovation Pathways Programming in Engineering and Manufacturing DUDLEY — Shepherd Hill Regional High School will be upgrading and enhancing its Innovation Pathways Programming in Engineering and Manufacturing through a large grant. Governor Charlie Baker announced on February 25 that $14.6 million in grants have been awarded to 54 […]

State Releases 2018 Assessment and Accountability Results

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  MALDEN — The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education today released 2018 MCAS and school and district accountability and assistance levels. The release is the second year of next-generation MCAS results for grades 3-8 and the debut of the state’s new accountability system, which is designed to measure how […]

Spencer Elementary School Photo Featured in DESE Weekly Report

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📷 A photo taken at Wire Village Elementary School in Spencer was shared with educators and families across the state. SPENCER – A photograph taken at Wire Village Elementary School in Spencer was featured in the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education’s Weekly Commissioner’s Report. The photograph was provided by the […]