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Braintree varsity dance team wins NE title

Braintree varsity dance team wins NE title
The BHS varsity dance team claimed its latest victory at the New England Dance Championships last weekend. 3/19/12
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All about Braintree's all-day kindergarten

While Braintree officials are waiting for registration numbers before deciding on many issues, they do have some information on plans to expand the full-day program. Boston Globe, 2/15/12

BHS dance teams clean up in February

BHS dance teams clean up in February
Braintree's varsity and junior varsity [above] dance teams took first place in separate competitions this month. Boston Globe, 2/14/12

iPads for everyone at Archbishop Williams

iPads for everyone at Archbishop Williams
Next fall, all students will have access to an iPad for such things as downloading textbooks and taking notes. Boston Globe, 2/2/12

Foley declines seat on School Committee

Days after being elected, Kelly Ann Foley said she would not join the panel. Joseph Zarella will fill the seat. Boston Globe, 1/23/12

Schools juggling requests, resources

While Braintree High's headmaster wants to better prepare his students for college, large class sizes and tight finances could force the town to focus on their education while still in high school. Boston Globe, 1/15/12

Funding request focuses on East Middle School

Braintree is seeking state money to help upgrade all nine public schools, with top priority for East. Boston Globe, 12/14/11

Braintree classrooms get $40K for technology

The Braintree Education Foundation announced grants to upgrade the technology in 45 classrooms. Boston Globe, 11/30/11

Investment in education paying off

Investment in education paying off (George Rizer for The Boston Globe)
The new artificial turf field at Braintree High is just one example of the town's spending on its schools. Boston Globe, 11/10/11

Braintree schools rank 74th in new list

Boston Magazine has rated Braintree 74th in a list of 135 school districts in the greater Boston area. Boston Globe, 8/30/11
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Braintree High graduates a bumper crop

Braintree High graduates a bumper crop (Jessica Bartlett)
The roughly 380 students in the Class of 2011 graduation Saturday made up one of largest classes in the past 23 years. Boston Globe, 6/4/11
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Are you smarter than your high schoolers?

BHS students won the Academic WorldQuest state title for the third straight year. See how you do on the current-events quiz they aced.