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In Aftermath of Vote, Silver Hill School Looks to the Future

In Aftermath of Vote, Silver Hill School Looks to the Future

Thursday’s vote against renewing the charter of the Silver Hill Horace Mann Charter School, on the surface, appears to seal the fate of the 10-year-school. A Silver Hill parent said the institution will continue for the next school year, but its future beyond that is not certain. Officials of the Haverhill Education Association, however said,

State: Sibling Preference at Silver Hill is Law; Union: School Lacks Diversity

Haverhill Education Association President Lisa R. Begley said the union is simply “trying to have a conversation” with Silver Hill Horace Mann Charter School supporters. Although state education officials have sided with supporters of the city’s Silver Hill Horace Mann Charter School on at least one point, the teacher’s union head said the school still has

Whittier Vo-Tech Sophomores Receive Treat for Grueling Tests

Sophomores at Whittier Regional Vocational Technical High School received a special treat Friday for getting through a series of standardized tests. Superintendent Maureen Lynch kicked off what she is calling a “new school tradition” by surprising the students with an ice cream party to celebrate the end of their MCAS year. “Since March, they have