High School Students Have SAT Success

Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School students continue to perform well on the SATs, posting scores higher than state and national averages in all three subsets of the test this year.

High School Committee Talks Buses and Background Checks

At the first meeting of the year, the high school committee voted to have the high school manage all school buses, talked about new requirements for background checks, and welcomed new principal Gilbert Traverso.

High School Soccer Coaches Are Familiar Faces on the Pitch

Esteban Aranzabe will take over as head coach for the boys team this fall, while the girls team will be led by Rocco Bellebuono. Both men are well known as longtime coaches and leaders in the Island youth soccer program.

New School Resource Officer Reports for Duty at High School

A sergeant with the Oak Bluffs police department will take on a new role this year as the school resource officer at Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School.

High School Science Teacher Named New Assistant Principal

In one of several leadership changes this summer, Martha's Vineyard Regional High School has promoted Elliott Bennett, a science teacher at the school since 2000, to an assistant principal role.

Springfield Educator Named as High School Principal

The head of a vocational school in Springfield has been hired as the new principal for the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School. Gilbert Traverso was chosen for his leadership and people skills, superintendent James H. Weiss said.

After Alleged Testing Irregularity, Some Vineyard Students Must Retake AP Exams

Some newly graduated seniors and their younger schoolmates at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School are being asked to retake certain Advanced Placement exams following an allegation of improper testing conditions. Makeup exams have been scheduled.

Assistant Principal Moves to New Role at the High School

The assistant principal at the regional high school is resigning his post, but he’s not going far.

Matthew Malowski will take a job next year as school adjustment guidance counselor in both the alternative program and the therapeutic support program at the high school, Vineyard schools superintendent Dr. James H. Weiss told the regional school committee Monday night.

Two Finalists Announced in High School Principal Search

Gil Traverso, principal of the Roger L. Putnam Vocational-Technical Academy in Springfield, and David Maxwell, associate principal at Valley High School in West Des Moines, Iowa, are both in the running for the top post at the regional high school.

High School Vocational Program Receives State Grant

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School has received a $14,000 grant from the state for its health assisting vocational program.