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Another individual at HHS tests positive for COVID-19

On Wednesday afternoon, for the second time this week, Hopkinton High School principal Evan Bishop emailed families to inform them that a person in the HHS community has tested positive for COVID-19. Families with students...
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Individual in HHS community tests positive for COVID-19 but school still on

As Hopkinton High School heads into the Thanksgiving break, principal Evan Bishop emailed families to inform them that a person in the HHS community has tested positive for COVID-19. "The Hopkinton Public Schools are working...
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HPS families cautioned about holiday travel

Hopkinton Public Schools superintendent Carol Cavanaugh emailed the schools community earlier this month to clarify the protocol for those planning to travel during the Thanksgiving break. According to Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker’s COVID-19 travel order...

College honors: Residents achieve success

Hopkinton’s Jimmy Adams, now a senior at Hobart College, was named to the dean’s list for the spring 2020 semester. … Hopkinton’s Ben Leibowitz, a sophomore communications major at Worcester State, will perform in the...
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District considers later start times for all schools in future

Elementary and secondary schools could start at a later hour in the future to allow students to get more sleep, School Committee members said Thursday at their meeting. One possibility could be starting the high...
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Hopkinton schools will go to entirely remote learning for 1 week right after Thanksgiving

Hopkinton schools will go to a fully remote learning model for the week after Thanksgiving, superintendent Carol Cavanaugh told School Committee members Thursday night. The move is designed to reduce the chances of possible increased...
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Hopkinton schools ranked No. 1 in state by Niche

Hopkinton was ranked as the No. 1 school district in Massachusetts for 2021 by Niche, a website that rates schools, companies and neighborhoods nationwide. The district received an A-plus overall grade, earning A-pluses in academics,...
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Hopkinton schools to retain hybrid model despite pressure to return to full in-person learning

Hopkinton schools will remain in their current learning model and not move to full-time instruction despite recent recommendations by the governor and education officials, superintendent Carol Cavanaugh told School Committee members Monday night. Gov. Charlie...
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HPS reminder: Flu vaccine deadline Dec. 31

The Hopkinton Public Schools district is reminding families that all public school students from pre-kindergarten through Grade 12 are required to have an influenza vaccine in adherence with the updated Massachusetts immunization guidelines. The...

14 from HHS recognized by National Merit Scholarship Program

Hopkinton High School placed 14 individuals on the list of Commended Students by the National Merit Scholarship Program for 2021. The students were recognized for demonstrating outstanding performance on the qualifying test, placing in...