Superintendent Search
At Monday night's School Committee meeting, Mayor Jon Mitchell said gears are beginning to grind forward as far as finding a new superintendent is concerned.
NBPS Wins Grants
The Baker administration has awarded three Extended Learning Time grants to Massachusetts public schools, two of them to New Bedford Schools.
Superintendent Dr. Pia Durkin says the grants, totalling $712,000 will extend the school days at Hayden-McFadden Elementary and Normandin Middle schools by hal…
Three New Academies
New Bedford High School has graduated from the National Academy Foundation. The announcement was made Tuesday by several officials, and means the high school will be adding three new academies in the fall of this year in addition to it's engineering academy...
Meeting Postponed Again
An investigatory meeting slated for today between the headmaster of New Bedford High School and teacher Joanne Maura has once again been postponed.
The Superintendent's office says today's postponement was requested by the teacher's union...
Superintendent Durkin Details Graduation and Dropout Rates
Though the City is not on par with statewide rates, New Bedford's graduation and dropout numbers at the high school level are improving.
Superintendent Dr. Pia Durkin says the report released by the State Department of Elementary and Secondary Education shows the graduation level at the high school …