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School officials criticize website that ranks HHS girls

A website posting that ranked freshman female students at Hopkinton High School based on their physical appearance has been removed from the site and received sharp criticism from school officials.The rankings were posted on...
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HHS student dies; school offers counseling

Hopkinton High School principal Evan Bishop emailed the HHS community Sunday afternoon to announce that a student had died, and to make students and staff aware there will be in-person grief counseling Monday."It is...
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District seeks Town Meeting support as Elmwood School enters MSBA pipeline for replacement

Special Town Meeting voters could take the first step toward a potential new Elmwood School.By a unanimous vote, School Committee members agreed Thursday to place an article on the May 8 Special Town Meeting...
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School Committee approves agreement with teachers union on full-time reopening

School Committee members on Thursday unanimously supported a memorandum of agreement with the Hopkinton Teachers Association that agrees on conditions to reopen the schools on a full-time basis.The vote was taken at a special...
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Auto motivated: HHS junior wins car design scholarship

Hopkinton High School junior Connor Grady was attending a car show a few years ago when an attendee asked an unexpected question.“Do you have a business card?” the person asked.“Which was kind of weird,...
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Schools prepare for K-5 full-time return Monday; Juneteenth holiday to be added

School personnel have experienced a “dizzying week’’ as they prepare for students in kindergarten through Grade 5 to return to school full-time Monday, April 5, superintendent Carol Cavanaugh told members of the Hopkinton School...
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Photos: HHS Polar Plunge

The Polar Plunge, a fundraiser for Special Olympics, was held Friday behind Hopkinton High School. According to HHS junior Bianca Pal, who led the organizing effort, the event has raised almost $5,000, with donations...
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Teachers, students find ways to keep music playing in pandemic

In an unusual year filled with unprecedented obstacles, the Hopkinton Public Schools Music Department was determined that one thing would not occur: silence.Working in concert, Hopkinton music students, faculty and administrators kept the music...
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HHS students put to the test on High School Quiz Show

There is nothing trivial about these students’ accomplishments, even if they do involve trivia.A five-member team from Hopkinton High School has qualified to compete in the 12th season of High School Quiz Show, a...
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Finance director: District faces potential $157M in expansion costs over 10 years

The district may need to spend $157 million in construction costs over 10 years to accommodate a projected long-term enrollment increase of 700 students, finance director Susan Rothermich told School Committee members Thursday.A facilities...