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Achievement: Graduation

Abigail Smith of Edgartown received a bachelor's degree from East Stroudsburg University.  

Achievement: Graduation

Sylvia M. Jackson of Aquinnah received a bachelor's degree from UMass Amherst. James Francis Cleary IV of Edgartown received a bachelor's degree from UMass Amherst. Zachary Grey Wannamaker of Edgartown received a bachelor's degree from UMass...

Honor Society of Kappa Tau Alpha inducts new member

Lucie Soares of West Tisbury, a 2016 graduate of MVRHS and a student at UMass Amherst, was recently initiated into the Honor Society of Kappa Tau Alpha. This national society recognizes academic excellence in...

Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi inducts new members

Paulo Pereira Filho of Edgartown and James Robinson of Oak Bluffs, both students at UMass Amherst, were recently initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate...

2020 Scholastic Art Award winners

Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School senior Julianne Joseph won a National Silver Medal at the 2020 Scholastic Art Awards for her photograph, "Party Favor."  According to a press release, traditionally, medallists are invited to Carnegie...

Academic honors

GRADE 12  High honors: Lauren Boyd, Peter Burke, Molly Carroll, Catherine Cherry, Kelly Cleary, Anne Culbert, Annabelle Cutrer, Nicole deBettencourt, Jaiden Edelman, Owen Favreau, Julia Gomes, Abigail Hammarlund, Chloe Hoff, Jack Holmes, Katherine O'Brien, Spencer...

Susie Plimpton-Wallo honored

Susie Plimpton-Wallo of Point B Realty has received the Massachusetts Association of Realtors Good Neighbor Award for 2019. According to a press release, she received this recognition for her work with the Red Stocking...

Tom Rabbitt honored by Island Inn, tennis community

Tom Rabbitt of Oak Bluffs, who is retiring after a dedicated career managing the tennis courts at the Island Inn Country Club, was honored for his years of service to the club’s tennis program...

Achievements

Martha’s Vineyard native and Boston-based attorney Shawn McCormack has been selected for inclusion in the 2018 Massachusetts Super Lawyers rating. McCormack, an associate at Davis Malm, was selected as a “Rising Star” for his practice...

Lt. Commander Alexander Baynes receives doctorate, command award

In June 2018, Lt. Commander Alexander Baynes of the U.S. Navy was awarded the degree of doctor of philosophy in applied physics from the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, Calif. He was presented on...

Jack Roberts named again to District I All-Academic Team

Jack Roberts of Vineyard Haven, Williams College senior captain and second baseman, has been named once again to the 11-member Google Cloud District I All-Academic First Team, for outstanding performance in the classroom and...

Achievement

Jeremy Alley-Tarter, MVRHS graduate of Oak Bluffs, performed in Assumption College's production of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” April 20 through 22.

Wells College Association of Alumnae and Alumni honor Rebecca Haag

The Wells College Association of Alumnae and Alumni (WCA) has announced the 2018 recipients of the WCA Award, and Rebecca Haag ’74, of Chilmark, is one of two honorees. A press release states that...

Local students excel at the South Shore Regional Science Fair

The South Shore Regional Science Fair was held at Bridgewater State University on Saturday, March 10. Noah Glasgow ’21 of Chilmark won first place and a Navy Award for “Creamery Sanitation Method Efficacies Relative to...

Tim Roberts named to Team Academic All-America

MIT junior basketball forward Tim Roberts of Oak Bluffs has been named as a College Sports Information Directors of America Division III Second Team Academic All-America selection.

Davin Tackabury wins national Gold Medal

MVRHS sophomore Davin Tackabury of West Tisbury won a national Gold Medal in the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for his photograph "Coexist," as well as a Silver Medal for his photograph "Foreigner." According...

Academic achievement

Vito Aiello of Edgartown was selected as a delegate to represent Martha's Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) at the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders. He was selected by MVRHS science and mathematics...

Finn Simpkins competes in USCA National Championships

MVRHS graduate Finn Simpkins ’17 will be competing in Lake Placid this week with the Colgate Men's Varsity Ski Racing Team. According to a press release, the U.S. Collegiate Ski Racing National Championships March...

All Cape and Islands Music Festival

Six string players and 29 singers from Martha’s Vineyard participated in the All Cape and Islands Music Festival on Saturday, Feb. 3 at Barnstable High School. According to a press release, they were chosen...

Local students win Globe Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

Twenty-nine MVRHS art, design, and technology students won a total of 47 awards this year across seven categories at the 2018 Boston Globe Scholastic Art Awards. In addition, three awards were given to Martha’s...