New Faces, More Students as Vineyard Heads Back to School
Heather Hamacek
Vineyard schools start up again on Tuesday, Sept. 6. The school system expects to welcome 2,158 students to the new year, slightly up from last year which saw 2,117 students in the six public schools. A total of 69 new staff members joined the school system.
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New Principal May Be New to the School, But Not the Island
Heather Hamacek
New high school principal Sara Dingledy will have her first official day with students on Tuesday, but over the summer she has been busy rolling up her sleeves at work and securing year-round housing on the Island for her family.
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Chilmark Sends High School Turf Plan to MVC for Review
Alex Elvin and Heather Hamacek
Following weeks of public debate over a plan to install artificial turf fields at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School, the Chilmark selectmen on Tuesday voted to refer the project to the Martha’s Vineyard Commission for review.
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Undefeated Girls Head to State Championship
Mike Kotsopoulos
First year varsity tennis player Camilla Prata helped send the girls team to their second straight Division 3 state championship final with a big win at third singles on Monday afternoon at North Newton High School.
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Caps in the Air, Class of 2016 Celebrates Graduation
Heather Hamacek

As the strains of Pomp and Circumstance floated out of the Tabernacle Sunday, 154 graduates in the class of 2016 marched toward their futures.

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Girls Tennis Stays Perfect With South Sectional Championship
Mike Kotsopoulos
The girls tennis team inched closer to their second-straight Division III south sectional championship and perfect season with a 5-0 victory over Ursuline High School.
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Growth Equals Strength for MVRHS Class of 2016
Mike Kotsopoulos
On Sunday, June 12, the senior class at the regional high school will come together one last time to celebrate graduation, beginning at 1:30 p.m. at the Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs.
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Pride of Chappy, Valedictorian Loved Learning from Day One
Heather Hamacek
As a child, Jared Livingston was told by his father, “Don’t be afraid to ask questions.” It is a maxim he took to heart. On Sunday, Jared will graduate as the valedictorian of the high school class of 2016.
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Celebrating Creativity at High School Evening of Arts
Heather Hamacek
All art was celebrated on Wednesday at the high school’s Evening of the Arts. Pieces of visual art hung from walls and makeshift pillars while choral group performed selections of their songs.
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Turf War Grows over MV@Play Proposal for High School Fields
Heather Hamacek
A plan to overhaul the athletic fields at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School with artificial turf is the subject of growing controversy.
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