In School Census, Enrollment Sees Slight Dip Islandwide
Heather Hamacek

Student enrollment is slightly down this year in Martha’s Vineyard public schools, according to the annual Oct. 1 school census.

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Blue Skies and First Day Buzz, Island Students Go Back to School
Heather Hamacek

Tisbury school students started lining up at a quarter of eight Tuesday morning, a palpable buzz in the air for the first day of the new school year.

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Bye Bye Beaches, Hello Books, It's Back to School Time
Heather Hamacek
Around the Island, an expected 2,155 students are dusting off backpacks, sharpening pencils and choosing first-day outfits. The first day of school is Tuesday.
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School Building Committee Stays the Course
Heather Hamacek

The Tisbury school building committee will stick with the plan to build a new three-story school on the current school site, despite some backlash.

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Tisbury School Decision to Demolish Old Building Reverberates
Heather Hamacek
The decision to build a new Tisbury elementary school on the site of the old school has been made, but rumbles of discontent persist about both the decision and the process that led to it.
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Tisbury School End of Year Awards

Tisbury School students in fifth grade through eight grade were honored at the school’s awards presentation.

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Tisbury Opts to Build New School on Old Site
Heather Hamacek

Following a vote by the school building committee Monday night, Tisbury will pursue plans for an all-new three-story school on the current site. The committee voted 11-5 to opt for a new construction over a renovation addition.

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Committee Votes to Keep Tisbury School at Current Location
Heather Hamacek

A new or renovated Tisbury school building will be located on the existing site on Spring street following a narrow vote by the school building committee Wednesday evening.

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Decision Time Nears on Siting for New Tisbury School
Heather Hamacek

With a final vote expected soon on where to site a new Tisbury School, town residents will have a final chance to weigh in at a public forum tomorrow. The meeting begins at 6 p.m. in the school gymnasium.

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Selectmen Recommend Tisbury School Remain on Site
Heather Hamacek

The Tisbury School should stay at its current site. That was the consensus of the selectmen at their meeting Tuesday. Working with the Massachusetts School Building Authority grant program, the town has been exploring an array of options for a new school.

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