Upton PD conducting safety drill at Memorial

The Upton PD is conducting a safety drill at Memorial School this morning, Thursday, November 6.   … [Read more...]

Community Commemorates Newly Installed Walls

Upton Men's Club members John Mazzone, Paul Capalucci, Ricky Gaudette, Bill McCormick, Mendon-Upton Superintendent Joe Maruszczak, and Nipmuc Principal John Clements On Wednesday afternoon representatives from the Upton Men’s Club, the Town of Upton, and the Mendon-Upton Regional School District gathered to commemorate the recently donated decorative walls at Nipmuc Regional High School, Memorial School, and the Upton Town Hall. The project was spearheaded by representatives from the Men’s … [Read more...]

Upton Police present the “Officer Phil Show” at Memorial School

"Officer Phil Show" at Memorial School photo courtesy of Upton Police The Upton Police Department presented the "Office Phil Show" at Memorial School in Upton. The show teaches kids about stranger danger, the negative effects of bullying, fire safety, and internet safety. In additional to teaching safety, the program encourages positive behavior like honesty, friendship, being a buddy and not a bully, civic responsibilities, and knowing what to do in an emergency just to name a … [Read more...]

Memorial 3rd Grade Team honored with the Blackstone Valley Consortium’s Promising Practices Award

The Memorial 3rd grade team made up of Amy Henderson, Jan Maglione, Brenda Webster, and Kim Lopes were this year's recipients of the Blackstone Valley Consortium's Promising Practices Award for their year-long focus on science, technology, engineering, arts & mathematics education and parent/community involvement. MU Superintendent Maruszczak congratulated the "outstanding 3rd grade team" on his Facebook page and wrote,"They are truly a credit to our district!"   … [Read more...]

Author Suzy Kline visits Memorial School during Library Week

Suzy Kline visiting Memorial School Last week Memorial School celebrated National Library week with a special visit from famous author Suzy Kline. Kline is well-known for the Horrible Harry and Herbie Jones Series.  While visiting she explained how she builds stories from just simple ideas or "seeds" and the importance of keeping a writers' journal.  Kline's visit was sponsored by Memorial PTO Kline is a former teacher who finds many of her story ideas or "seeds" from experiences with her … [Read more...]

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...]

Youth Art Month 2014

Miscoe Hill School Artists Back row: Sophia Studley, Elizabeth Stallcup, Sara Garwood, Patrick Murphy, Not pictured: Julia Bernero Front row: Samantha Katz, Bret Hackenson, Grady Reardon, Thomas Michel, Jenna Meleedy - Art Educators: Alice Gentili, Jon Hansen Art educators Alice Gentili, Jessica Grady, Jon Hansen, and Alexis Kornblum, from the Mendon-Upton Regional School District, are happy to announce that twenty students have been selected to display their creative works at the State … [Read more...]