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Student’s award-winning collage hits home for cancer survivor

On the right, Carolyn Fitzpatrick appears to glow with health, donning dangling earrings and a striking exotic necklace.On the left, she is clearly weary, dressed in pajamas and wearing no makeup.The images appear starkly...
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Students can be added to buses after DESE lifts capacity limits

An email Monday from Hopkinton Public Schools indicated that students can be added to buses following an update to guidelines from the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE)."Effective immediately, the capacity limitation...
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School Committee raises concerns about reopening plan; parents of remote students to be surveyed

School Committee members raised concerns about several issues, including potential class sizes at the middle and high school and crowded conditions in the high school hallways, during a discussion on school reopening plans at...
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School Committee hears from public on full reopening, might vote next Thursday

The School Committee could officially determine a school reopening plan next Thursday, committee chair Amanda Fargiano said at a public forum Thursday night to discuss issues related to the reopening.A School Committee working session...
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Marathon Fund Committee offers scholarships

The Marathon Fund Committee will award 10 scholarships of $1,000 each to graduating high school seniors who are residents of Hopkinton. Applications are available at the town manager’s office in Town Hall, at the...
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Hopkinton Music Association hosts March Calendar Drawing fundraiser

The Hopkinton Music Association (HMA) will continue to sell tickets to its March Calendar Drawing through the month of March. The raffle raises funds for music scholarships and music program needs in the Hopkinton...
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Superintendent: Case of student-to-student transmission confirmed in schools

Superintendent Carol Cavanaugh sent an email to schools families Tuesday indicating that late last week the district had its first confirmed case (by the Hopkinton Health Department and Massachusetts Department of Public Health) of...
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Health director looks to clear up ‘misunderstanding’ related to school COVID responsibilities

Health director Shaun McAuliffe, appearing before the Select Board at Tuesday's meeting, said he wanted to make clear the roles and responsibilities for his department and the School Department as it relates to following...
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HHS plans car parade for seniors, postpones junior prom

Hopkinton High School principal Evan Bishop informed students and families this week that the junior prom would not be held this spring, and instead the Class of 2022 will have a prom in May...
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School Committee considers proposal for March 29 return to full-time in-person instruction

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LXIPlWITAOQ&feature=youtu.beSchools could reopen on a full-time basis in Hopkinton on March 29, according to a proposal presented to the School Committee on Thursday.The proposal, prepared by the reopening planning team tasked with looking at...