Memorial School Students Jump Rope for Hearts

Upton Memorial School Students Jumping Ropes for Healthy HeartsClick image to enlargeStudents at Memorial School in Upton recently did their hearts good while learning about the value of volunteering.For the past 11 years Memorial School Physical Education Teacher Christine Horn has organized the American Heart Association Jump Rope for Heart Event which promotes a healthy lifestyle and also allows students who wish  to raise money for the cause.Christine Horn incorporated the Jump Rope for … [Read more...]

Go Red For Women Movement Arrives At Blackstone Valley Tech

UPTON – Students and staff of Blackstone Valley Tech proudly took part in National Wear Red Day on February 7, 2014. For the past decade, National Wear Red Day has been recognized on the first Friday of February in support of the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women movement.  In addition to splashing Valley Tech with plenty of red, an informational session on heart disease and its remedies was put on by BVT Nutrition Educator Martha Pellegrino, the Post-Secondary Practical Nursing … [Read more...]