Hopkinton High School

School Committee addresses concerns with reopening guidance

The state commissioner of education hopes students can return to school this fall on a full-time basis, a 180-degree change from his previous inclination to encourage a combination of remote learning and brick-and-mortar return,...
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HMS students selected for district music performance

Thirteen Hopkinton Middle School students earned acceptance to the 2019 Central District Massachusetts Music Educators Association Junior Festival, which was scheduled for April 27.The students were selected from more than 600 who auditioned in...

Gov. Baker extends school closure through April

In a press conference on Wednesday afternoon, Gov. Charlie Baker announced that all schools in Massachusetts will remain closed through April, with a tentative reopening set for Monday, May 4, as the state continues...

HPS school bus registration for Grades 7-12 open

The Hopkinton Public Schools bus application period for Grades 7-12 for the 2020-21 school year is open. The deadline to register is May 1.The district provides transportation for students in Grades K-6. Those in...

School Committee works to trim budget due to pandemic

The Hopkinton school budget has been tentatively pared down by $780,316 from the amount supported by the School Committee and Select Board two months ago, in the wake of the economic upheaval from the...

Schools Notebook update: Student breakfasts/lunches free, no pre-ordering at school

Update, Sept. 15: Following the late release of a United States Department of Agriculture waiver, all student breakfasts and lunches will be free through Dec. 31 or as long as funding is available, the...

College honors: Residents achieve college success

Hopkinton’s Elisabeth Christ, a junior at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, was a member of a student team that recently completed an intense, hands-on research through the WPI project center in China. The project was titled...
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Cavanaugh aces review

School Committee lauds superintendent for communicationSuperintendent of the Hopkinton Public Schools Dr. Carol Cavanaugh received a positive evaluation for her work during her first full year as leader of the district.Cavanaugh’s annual review was...
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Locals honored for college success

Hopkinton’s Rory Sullivan and Kenny Rhodes, juniors at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, recently completed intense, hands-on research projects.Sullivan, who is majoring in interactive media and game development — technical track, as well as computer science,...

School committee sets goals for 2019-20

The Hopkinton School Committee laid out its goals for the 2019-20 school year during its Sept. 19 meeting. The goals include supporting the rapid enrollment growth, documenting School Committee practices and procedures, and streamlining...