Statement Regarding the Rise of Acts of Violence and Discrimination Against Members of Our American Asian Pacific Islander (AAPI) Community

Dear Masconomet Community, The murder of eight people in Georgia last week, six of whom were of Asian descent, and the overall rise of incidents of hate against members of our American Asian Pacific Islander (AAPI) community over the past year demonstrate how much more we still need to do to combat acts of hatredContinue reading “Statement Regarding the Rise of Acts of Violence and Discrimination Against Members of Our American Asian Pacific Islander (AAPI) Community”

Masconomet Reopening Update, 3/11/21

Dear Masconomet Community, On March 9, 2021, the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) issued “Guidance on In-Person Learning and Student Learning Time Requirements.”  This guidance announced that all Massachusetts middle schools must return to full-time, in-person learning by Wednesday, April 28, 2021.  Masconomet’s current plan is to return students in grades 7Continue reading “Masconomet Reopening Update, 3/11/21”

Superintendent’s Report to the School Committee, 2/24/21

Dr. Mary Jo Carabatsos Hired as Masconomet Regional High School’s Principal It gives me great pleasure to announce the hiring of Mary Jo Carabatsos, Ph.D. as the next Principal of Masconomet Regional High School.  Through our interview process, Dr. Carabatsos distinguished herself as a school leader who is visionary, data-focused, thoughtful, and engaged in theContinue reading “Superintendent’s Report to the School Committee, 2/24/21”

Superintendent’s Report to the School Committee, February 3, 2021

High School Principal Search Update We have hosted two of our three finalists for the position of Principal of Masconomet Regional High School for second interviews.  Katie DiNardo visited Masconomet on January 27 and Ryan Souliotis had his second interview on January 28.  Our third finalist, Mary Jo Carabatsos, will visit Masconomet on Thursday, FebruaryContinue reading “Superintendent’s Report to the School Committee, February 3, 2021”

Masconomet High School Principal Finalist Public Interviews

Two of our three candidates for the position of Principal of Masconomet Regional High School completed their visits to Masconomet this week. Katie DiNardo completed her interview on Wednesday, January 27th, Ryan Souliotis visited Masconomet on Thursday, January 28th. Our third finalist, Mary Jo Carabatsos, will visit on Thursday, February 4th. The finalists’ visit entailsContinue reading “Masconomet High School Principal Finalist Public Interviews”

Masconomet High School Principal Finalists

I am pleased to announce the finalists for the position of Masconomet High School Principal.  Our screening committee completed two interview sessions this week and have identified three candidates to move forward for a second round of interviews.  Each candidate will now spend a full day at Masconomet interviewing with members of our community.  EachContinue reading “Masconomet High School Principal Finalists”

Superintendent’s Report to the School Committee, January 6, 2021

COVID Case Update The Masconomet Regional School District has seen a large increase in reported COVID cases in students and staff over the holiday break.  Between December 21st and this morning, we have received reports of 40 individuals who have tested positive for COVID-19.  This number is equal to the number of reported cases inContinue reading “Superintendent’s Report to the School Committee, January 6, 2021”

Masconomet Update, January 3, 2021

Good Afternoon, Happy New Year!  After consulting with our local public health officials this morning, Masconomet Middle and High Schools will resume classes on Monday, January 4th under our hybrid schedule.  Cohort “B” will be in-person and WIN Block will take place during Period 4 on Monday. Families who traveled over the holiday break shouldContinue reading “Masconomet Update, January 3, 2021”

Superintendent’s Report to the School Committee, December 16, 2020

COVID-19 Update We continue to see an increase in the number of positive student and staff COVID-19 cases.  Since my last report on December 2nd, there have been approximately 17 positive cases reported in both the middle and high school.  Over 90% of these cases involve students or staff who were not in the schoolContinue reading “Superintendent’s Report to the School Committee, December 16, 2020”

Superintendent’s Report to the School Committee

December 2, 2020 COVID-19 Cases in Our Schools Since my last report on November 18, 2020, we have had an additional 14 positive COVID-19 cases reported in the Masconomet Community.  This brings the total number of reported cases to 22 individuals since we began our hybrid model on October 21st.  Most of these cases haveContinue reading “Superintendent’s Report to the School Committee”