Monday, June 17, 2013
The 17th annual TMHS All Night Long Graduation Party was a success!
The following information is provided by the All Night Long Graduation Party Committee: Following the Tewksbury Memorial High School graduation on June , the 17th annual All Night Long Graduation Party was held for the entire graduating class. The graduates were entertained from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. at a substance free, fully chaperoned party completely sponsored by fundraising efforts of the committee and donations from many local businesses and families. It took an army of volunteers to plan, decorate, chaperon, and clean up to pull off an event of this magnitude. This great night included themed areas, games, a casino, and a gym full of inflatable games including an obstacle course and mechanical bull. Food donated by local …
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
The Tewksbury School Committee will celebrate six retirees at their Wednesday night meeting.
Six Tewksbury educators retiring at the end of this school year will be recognized at the June 12 School Committee meeting, including four from Tewksbury Memorial High School. The retirees being honored are: Also being honored at Tuesday's meeting are three members of the TMHS track team as MVC champions:
Saturday, June 8, 2013
The senior class received their degrees on Friday in the TMHS gym.
The Tewksbury Memorial High School Class of 2013 graduated on Friday, June 7 in the TMHS gym in front of a crowd of proud parents, family members, friends, faculty and members of the Tewksbury community. Addressing the graduating class, Principal Brenda Theriault-Regan acknowledged the Class of 2013 as trailblazers, the first graduating class of Tewksbury's new high school. "You have had the fortunate experience of unfamiliarity," Reagan said. "It forced you to blaze new trails. Remember the fearless trailblazers you have been and have inspired others to be." Superintendent of Schools Dr. John O'Connor also acknowledged the senior class as trailblazers, announcing that brass plaques with the name of each member of the Class of 2013 …
Thursday, May 30, 2013
Find out who earned top marks during Term 3 a Tewksbury Memorial High School.
(Editor's note: The following information was submitted by the administration of Tewksbury High.) Attached is the Principal's List and Honor Roll for the 3rd Term at Tewksbury Memorial High School. Congratulations to all students who made the Principal's List and Honor Roll!
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Tewksbury Memorial High School juniors and seniors gathered in the parking lot of the school Tuesday morning to watch a scenario play out in which six of their classmates were involved in a mock car accident precipitated by drunk driving. Junior John Saunders, portraying the drunk driver, collided with a car carrying junior Sydney Sturdevant, senior Kelli Sugrue, junior Brooke Lavoie and junior Rachel Pruyne. Senior Cam Oliveria portrayed a passenger riding in the car with Saunders. Junior Helen Woods and senior Ally Lewis did the makeup for the students acting as victims in the crash. Members of the Tewksbury Fire Department and Tewksbury Police Department also participated in the mock accident, using the jaws of life to accurately …
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Members of the Tewksbury Police Department will present a mock accident to Tewksbury Memorial High School juniors and seniors on Tuesday.
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Tuesday, May 21
The following information was provided by the Tewksbury Police Department: The Tewksbury Police Department will be presenting a “Mock Crash” at Tewksbury Memorial High School on Tuesday, May 21 at 9 a.m., targeting the junior and senior student population. This presentation is as part of the Tewksbury Police Department’s ongoing commitment to educating our young drivers about the perils of impaired driving. The reenactment will take place in the Tewksbury Memorial High School parking lot and will serve as a realistic reminder about the ominous consequences that can result from drinking and driving. With help from several Tewksbury Police Officers, firefighters, and local paramedics, the students will watch as their classmates – made …
Monday, November 12, 2012
Veterans Day Ceremony 2012 was held at Tewksbury Memorial High School’s Gymnasium at 320 Pleasant Street.
Tewksbury High School held its annual Veterans Day Ceremony on Friday, Nov. 9 in the new school's gymnasium. As always, the ceremony featured stirring musical performances, including four service songs performed by the TMHS faculty. Among the speakers were two TMHS seniors who will be heading into the military after graduation. They spoke of the reasons behind their decision. A powerful speech was delivered by School Committee member Dennis Francis, the text of which is attached to this story as a PDF document.
Thursday, October 25, 2012
Sen. Barry Finegold and Rep. Paul Adams, each seeking a seat as State Senator, participated in a Lowell Sun sponsored debate on Wednesday night in Tewksbury.
Current State Senator Barry Finegold and challenging State Representative Paul Adams squared off during a Wednesday debate, with budgets and jobs being a common discussion on the evening. Inside Tewksbury Memorial High School’s auditorium, Adams consistently told voters that spending on Beacon Hill is out of control, adding that he and other Republicans are needed to stop that trend. Finegold, meanwhile, defended his record throughout the event, and regularly spoke about the impact he’s had in the community as well as his availability to area voters. “The folks at Beacon Hill and the ‘go along to get along’ crowd want more of your money, and are looking for every opportunity to raise your taxes and feed their spending habits,” said Adams, …
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Event serves as a fundraiser for the Tewksbury High Graduation All Night festivities.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
(Editor's note: The following information was submitted by the Tewksbury High PAC.) The 25th Annual Tewksbury Memorial High School AppleFest Craft Fair will be held on Saturday, Oct. 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the new Tewksbury Memorial High School located at 320 Pleasant St. in Tewksbury. This is a fundraiser for the Parent Advisory Council (PAC). and the ALL Night Long Graduation Committee (ANL). It is a shopping event with a “shop till you drop “ motto. With the holidays at our heels, we will have plenty to offer for decorating and gift-giving. We will have quality crafters representing all areas of crafts including jewelry, hand knit items, baby clothing, holiday decorations, wood, silk florals, candles, candy and a designated area …
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Tewksbury Girl Scout has made 50 cat blankets for the MSPCA as her Gold Award project.
Tewksbury High senior Ann Pastorello has been a Girl Scout for the past 12 years in Troop 60363. This year she has been working on her last project before gaining elegibility to earn her Gold Award. For Girl Scouts, the Gold Award is the equivalent to earning an Eagle Award in Boy Scouts. While volunteering as a dog walker at the Methuen Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals-Angell Animal Medical Center [MSPCA-Angell], Pastorello asked staff there if they needed any help. "They said why don't you make cat blankets," said Pastorello, who took the idea and turned it into her Gold Award project. "It's a good cause, and I think she learned a lot," said Ann's father Charles Pastorello. "She got a lot of people involved…