Kindness Matters Campaign Wins First Place in the SkillsUSA Chapter Community Service Competition

Three Tri-County RVTHS SkillsUSA students won first place in the SkillsUSA chapter community service competition for high school students.  Esmirna Amaya and Rosa Martines, both of North Attleboro, and Hanna Goudreau of Medway all who are grade 11 Medical careers students created a Kindness Matters campaign for the high school.  The students will now go on to the SkillsUSA State competition.  Kindness Matters is not just another “anti-bullying” campaign.

Three Seniors Win Massachusetts NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing

Three Tri-County RVTHS Seniors, Adriana Oliveira of Seekonk; Cara Wolfe of Attleboro; and Ashley O'Handley of Plainville, have received the Massachusetts NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing.  The award, sponsored by the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT), Bank of America, BATEC, Microsoft, Science Club for Girls, UMass School of Computer Science and Wellesley College, recognizes young high school women for their compu

Learning Is Fun for Engineering Students

Three Tri-County Engineering Seniors, Cole Bechet, Ethan Mullin, and Connor Schultz, have built working trebuchets that launch objects.  In medieval times, trebuchets were used in warfare for hurling large stones or other missiles.  The engineering students were challenged to create their own trebuchets not to use for warfare, but for implementing what they’ve learned in physics.