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Reentry Group starts discussion on reopening Hopkinton schools

The Hopkinton Reentry Group met for the first time Tuesday to discuss how to reopen schools this fall. Different ideas were discussed, but one factor is certain: Schools will look very different than the traditional...
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Theis named HHS interim assistant principal

Laura Theis was named interim assistant principal at Hopkinton High School, the school announced Tuesday. Theis fills the spot vacated by Josh Hanna, who left to become principal at Franklin High School. According to her...

Local students honored for college success

Hopkinton’s Jonathan DeMarco recently received a 21st Century Leaders award from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. The award recognizes students who have demonstrated exemplary standards of achievement, initiative and social awareness. Recipients have contributed to...
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HHS moves forward with plans for Aug. 2 graduation ceremony

The long-delayed Hopkinton High School Class of 2020 graduation ceremony is scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 2, beginning at 10 a.m. The event will be held at Chick Welch Field at David Hughes Stadium (the...
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Lego Masters competition debuts in Hopkinton

Youngsters might not be able to visit an amusement park this summer, but they can build one. For the first time this summer, youngsters can participate in a Hopkinton Lego Masters competition. In this inaugural...
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Schools Notebook: Building addition projects underway

Two of the three school construction projects that were approved at Town Meeting last year have begun, and the third is expected to start soon. The town approved modular classrooms for Elmwood, Hopkins and the...

Commissioner of Education shares initial guidance to reopen schools in fall

Massachusetts Commissioner of Education Jeffrey Riley on Thursday delivered his much-anticipated report addressing the possibility of schools reopening in the fall. While Riley noted there will be more updates and that schools should be prepared...

Hopkinton administrators address racist comments by students on social media

The following email was sent to the schools community on Tuesday. Dear Hopkinton Families, Recently, the High School and Middle School Administrations received information from members of the school community alleging that a few students, ranging...

School Committee appoints group to focus on fall reopening

As Hopkinton awaits word from the state of how school reopening will be handled, a new committee is being formed to transform the guidance into reality. The district is organizing a Reentry Advisory Group tasked...
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HHS sophomore wins national art award

Emma Lucy used two common household items, an iPad and a glow stick, to create a national award-winning piece of art. Inspired by a digital art theme of creating light in a dark room, the...