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New Bedford Schools, Organizations Awarded Grants

The Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded the New Bedford Public School system and multiple New Bedford-based nonprofit organizations $1,181,136 in early education and care grants for fiscal year 2018.

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Courtesy City of New Bedford
Courtesy City of New Bedford

Mayor Mitchell Launches New Literacy Effort for New Bedford

The New Bedford Mayor’s Office today announced the launch of “New Bedford Reads,” a new literacy initiative to promote the importance of early literacy and grow a community of lifelong readers throughout the city...

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New Bedford Police Facebook

“High-Five Friday” a Big Success in New Bedford Schools

Ten elementary schools across New Bedford took part in "High-Five Friday" this morning, with off-duty police officers visiting the schools to give high-fives and have conversations with students...

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New Bedford Seventh Graders Set to Visit UMD

More than 1,000 seventh grade students from Keith Middle School, Normandin Middle School, and Roosevelt Middle School in New Bedford will visit UMass Dartmouth on March 21, 23 and 28 to get an up-close look at college life...

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media
Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

New Bedford High Posts Highest Graduation Rate in 10 Years

The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) today released its annual data on graduation and dropout rates across Massachusetts...

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Front row: (l-r) students Jaden Borden, Kristina DaPonte, Hongyu Zhao and Messia Ridgley II
with STEM teacher and MathCounts coach Mr. Aaron Daniels and KMS Principal Dr. Paula Bailey/Photo courtesy of David Stoehr Ctr ICI Services
Front row: (l-r) students Jaden Borden, Kristina DaPonte, Hongyu Zhao and Messia Ridgley II with STEM teacher and MathCounts coach Mr. Aaron Daniels and KMS Principal Dr. Paula Bailey/Photo courtesy of David Stoehr Ctr ICI Services

Keith Middle School Students Earn State Finals Berth in Math Competition

Keith Middle School placed second in the Southeast Massachusetts Chapter Competition of MathCounts on February 1.

With 15 schools participating, just four schools, including Keith, qualified for the Massachusetts state final competition in March...

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L-r: School nursing staff Donna Calderbank, Kelly Melo, Jan Turner, Melissa Goncalves, and interim supervisor Wanda Nunes present
receipts from the items bought from donations, totaling more than $3,900, with NBEA President Lou St. John and FCFCU President & CEO Peter Muise. COURTESY OF NEW BEDFORD SCHOOLS.
L-r: School nursing staff Donna Calderbank, Kelly Melo, Jan Turner, Melissa Goncalves, and interim supervisor Wanda Nunes present receipts from the items bought from donations, totaling more than $3,900, with NBEA President Lou St. John and FCFCU President & CEO Peter Muise. COURTESY OF NEW BEDFORD SCHOOLS.

NBEA To Distribute Coats, Other Winter Items to New Bedford Students in Need

NEW BEDFORD — The New Bedford Educators Association collected more than $3,900 in donations for their annual winter coat drive. With the donations, the school nursing staffs, who coordinate the drive, were able to purchase more than $5,000 worth of clothing and toiletries for students in need with discounts from local businesses...

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Credit: Google Maps

New Bedford Schools Test Results Hold Water

The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection has been testing the water in New Bedford schools as part of a volunary program, and the results are in...

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Courtesy New Bedford Police Department
Courtesy New Bedford Police Department

Keith Students Learn Police Work First-Hand

Students at Keith Middle School received a behind-the-scenes look at police work recently through the Junior Police Academy. The eight-week program is led by New Bedford Police School Resource Officer Julio Barbosa...

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via google maps

New Bedford Middle Schools to Undergo Redistricting

New Bedford schools will undergo a three-year redistricting plan for middle school students beginning next fall, Superintendent Dr. Pia Durkin told WBSM News...

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