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Schools

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Crumbling Plaster Forces Early Dismissal at Hadley

Crumbling Plaster Forces Early Dismissal at Hadley

Crumbling plaster at Hadley Elementary School that could have possibly contained asbestos prompted the school to be dismissed early Friday.
Swampscott Named One of State's Most Educated Communities

Swampscott Named One of State's Most Educated Communities

A look at the communities with the most educated residents shows Swampscott near the top in the region.
Swampscott Schools Hiring for a Dozen Positions

Swampscott Schools Hiring for a Dozen Positions

Take a look at the open job positions currently advertised in the Swampscott Public Schools.
Swampscott High School Makes 'Best Of' Massachusetts Schools List

Swampscott High School Makes 'Best Of' Massachusetts Schools List

GoLocal Worcester released its third annual ranking of the best high schools in Massachusetts.
Update: School Building Committee Public Forum

Update: School Building Committee Public Forum

Will you be attending the public forum?
Swampscott School Building Committee Public Forum June 17

Swampscott School Building Committee Public Forum June 17

Will you be attending the public forum?
Senior Pre-Prom Gathering at Swampscott High School Due to Weather

Senior Pre-Prom Gathering at Swampscott High School Due to Weather

The pre-prom gathering will not be taking place at Town Hall.
Swampscott Superintendent Announces New Clarke School Principal

Swampscott Superintendent Announces New Clarke School Principal

The search for the next Clarke School principal ended with an announcement Thursday.
Average Swampscott Teacher Salary $75K, Report Says

Average Swampscott Teacher Salary $75K, Report Says

The figure was included in a new list.
Swampscott Town Poet Laureate Selections Announced

Swampscott Town Poet Laureate Selections Announced

Do you know a local poet who might be interested in submitted a piece next year?
School Building Committee Hosting Public Forum April 30

School Building Committee Hosting Public Forum April 30

The School Building Committee will hold a forum April 30 at Swampscott High School.
Swampscott High School Ranked Among State's Top High Schools

Swampscott High School Ranked Among State's Top High Schools

US News & World Report has ranked Swampscott High School among the state's top 100 high schools.
April Vacation's Coming: What Are You Doing?

April Vacation's Coming: What Are You Doing?

What do you plan to do on April vacation? Share your tips.
New Jewish Preschool Opening in Swampscott

New Jewish Preschool Opening in Swampscott

The Aleph Academy is set to open in Swampscott in September.
Multiple Swampscott Students Vying for Hood Scholarship

Multiple Swampscott Students Vying for Hood Scholarship

Residents can vote for candidates on the Hood website, with national winners receiving $5,000.
School Building Committee Postpones Swampscott Elementary Vote

School Building Committee Postpones Swampscott Elementary Vote

The town-wide vote on a new district-wide elementary school will take place in the fall.
How Should Local Schools Handle 'Yik Yak' Bomb Threats?

How Should Local Schools Handle 'Yik Yak' Bomb Threats?

Bomb threats posted to the new social media app Yik Yak is prompting school evacuations across the country.
Glover School Tours to Take Place Feb. 25 and March 1

Glover School Tours to Take Place Feb. 25 and March 1

Public tours of Glover School will be held on Feb. 25 and March 1.
St. John’s Prep Expansion OK’d

St. John’s Prep Expansion OK’d

The school agreed to spend $47,000 for a light at Summer and Maple streets and $13,000 to stripe the eastbound lane of Route 62 as well as make improvements in the area for cars to turn onto