Thursday, September 23, 2021

Daily Announcements 9-23-21

Cool! There is a Latin Club? When is it's first meeting? Wednesday, September 29 at 7 pm on a Google Meet. You can get the code from Mrs. Loell in room 132. See you virtually!

The field hockey team remained undefeated with a win over Somerset Berkeley. Kam Marando scored the game winner in the second quarter. Becky Davis had 4 saves. Cassie Lunghi and Natalia Martin also played well. The team travels to Old Rochester on Friday.

The girls varsity soccer team tied Old Rochester yesterday with a 2-2 score. Tasha Ponte and Carleigh Hall scored for the falcons. The girls take on New Bedford High School tomorrow at New Bedford.

Reminder to Portuguese Club members that if you plan to run for Club officers you must let Mr. Augusto know by the end of the day today to be placed on the ballot.

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Hockey Announcement

Interested in playing ice hockey for your high school?  Captains practices start in mid November and the season starts at the beginning of December.  Anyone wanting more information regarding the hockey program can reach out to Coach Tom:

Daily Announcements 9-22-21

 "Are you interested in joining the Genders & Sexualities Alliance? The mission for GSA is to support youth against ignorance, build community, and create change. A safe place will be provided for students to meet, support each other, and discuss current issues. If you are interested in joining GSA please email Mrs. Maidment or Ms. Nemet for more information or stop by the guidance office!"

There will be an informational meeting for students interested in joining the Spanish Club. The meeting will be on Monday, September 27th at 2:00pm in room 124. If you have any questions please see Mrs. Keane.

There will be a Peer Leaders meeting on Monday, September 27th after school in room 108. It is for all members, new and returning - if you cannot make it to the meeting please see Ms. Beckett for details of upcoming events.

Senior co-captain Peter Torres' outstanding round of one under par 35 led the way as the Golf Team improved its record to 6 and 1 with a 252 to 283 win over Somerset- Berkley yesterday. Also counting in the scoring were senior co-captain Mitch Bushell and seniors Andrew Machado and Sam Watts with scores of 42, 41 and 45. Freshman Ella Rosa contributed to the win with a score of 43, while sophomore Jordan Dietz closed out the scoring with a 46.

Tuesday, September 21, 2021


We are offering the PSAT/NMSQT on Saturday, October 16th. Please find information here.

School Picture Day

 School Picture Day

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Daily Announcements 9-21-21

 "Are you interested in joining the Genders & Sexualities Alliance? The mission for GSA is to support youth against ignorance, build community, and create change. A safe place will be provided for students to meet, support each other, and discuss current issues. If you are interested in joining GSA please email Mrs. Maidment or Ms. Nemet for more information or stop by the guidance office!"

The girl’s field hockey team tied Dartmouth 2-2. Cassie Lunghi and Hailey Calore each scored, and Lexi Fratus had an assist. Rowan Whittaker had 4 saves and Becky Davis had 6. Also playing well was Lily Lamontagne, Rachel Zankul and Caleigh Cloonan. The girls host Somerset Berkeley on Wednesday.

The JV field hockey team lost 1-0 to Dartmouth. DR played well and defensive standouts were Ryann Welzel, Emma Horrocks, Caraline Corvi, and Karina Bosco. DR plays Somerset-Berkley at home this Wednesday.

There will be a brief organizational meeting today after school in room 122 for all students interested in joining the Portuguese Club . The Club is geared to students who would like the opportunity to speak Portuguese outside of the classroom as well as to learn more about the Portuguese Culture and customs and language.

The Golf Team improved its record to 5 and 1 when it defeated Fairhaven 166 to 188 and Voke 166 to 234 in a three-way match yesterday. Leading scorers for DR were Mitch Bushell (38), Peter Torres (41), Sam Watts (43) and Jordan Dietz (44). The team meets Somerset-Berkley today.

The boys soccer team won 3-0 over Somerset Berkley. Reece had 2 goals, Kevin had 1 assisted by Ian Papa, Kristof Trond and Rian Pontes, Liam O'Neil in goal with 5 saves

Monday, September 20, 2021

Daily Announcements 9-20-21

Any athlete from the 2021 Spring Track team that did not pick up their gear from our fundraiser should stop by and see Coach DeLano. Claim your items in room 126 at your convenience.

The volleyball team defeated Bristol Plymouth Friday night 3-0 to pick up their second win of the year. The team plays tonight at home against Somerset-Berkley. Come out and support the team.

The football team lost it's first game of the season on Friday to a strong Plymouth South team 30-14. The Falcons led the game in the first quarter thanks to a 65 yard TD run by Cole Bilodeau. After two Plymouth South touchdowns Justus Morgan returned a kick off 85 yards to tie the game 14-14. Despite an outstanding effort , the team was not able to stop Plymouth South in the 4th quarter. Cam Kairit, 7 tackles and Anthony Gabriel, 6 tackles led the way on defense. The team travels to Hanover Friday night.

The JV football team lost 14-7 on Saturday. Destin Michener scored on a pass from Joel DaSilva for the team's only score.

The girls varsity soccer team defeated Seekonk on Friday by a score of 3-0. Carleigh Hall scored two goals and Ella Damon netted one in the win. Taylor Jones and Caroline Reed played well defensively. Eliana Raposo recorded the shut out in net. The girls take on Somerset Berkley today at home. Come out and support your falcons on this beautiful day for soccer.

Student government online nomination forms, photos and videos are due to Ms. Beckett by Wednesday. If you have any questions, stop by room 108.

Friday, September 17, 2021

Daily Announcements 9-17-21

The JV girls soccer team started off their season with a victory over Fairhaven by the score of 10 to 2. McKayla West led the scoring with 4 goals while Keira DePalo scored twice and Julia Chaves, Kohra Oullette, Emily Marquis, and Haleigh Kelley each scored once for the Lady Falcons. Good job girls!

Just a reminder that TODAY, Friday, September 17th is the last day to make schedule changes. If you need to make a change, please see you guidance counselor before the end of the day today.

Friends, Romans, lovers of Latin! The Latin Club will be having its first meeting virtually on Wednesday, Sept. 29. Please see Mrs. Loell, Julia McDonough, Kylie Antonio, Jacob Greenberg, or Dustee Forster, to get the join code. Hope to see you Wednesday, Sept. 29th!

There will be an informational meting for any student who interested in joining the Portuguese club. The meeting will be after school on Tuesday September 21st in room 122. Any questions please see Mr. Augusto in room 122.

An excellent team performance by Old Rochester resulted in the Golf Team getting its first loss of the season by a score of 231 to 245. Leading scorers for DR were Senior co- captains Peter Torres and Mitch Bushell ( 38 and 39 respectfully), Andrew Machado (40), Sam Watts and Ella Rosa (42) and Jordan Dietz (44). The 3 and 1 Falcons play a tri match with Fairhaven and Voke next Monday.

After opening the season with wins over Apponequet and Voke, the Golf Team improved its record to 3 and 0 with yesterday's 108 to 99 win over Dartmouth. Seniors Andrew Machado and co-captain Mitch Bushell led the team with 24 and 23 points. Senior co-captain Peter Torres, senior Sam Watts and sophomore Jordan Dietz each earned 16 points. Freshman Ella Rosa (13 points), junior Nate Maiato (11 points) and senior Ryan Mc Carthy (10 points) completed the scoring. First place in SCC Large is at stake this afternoon as the Falcons host Old Rochester.

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Mattress Fundraiser

The 4th Annual Marching Band & Gridiron Club Mattress Fundraiser

Sunday, September 19

10am - 5pm

High School Cafeteria

 Mattress Fundraiser

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Daily Announcements 9-14-21

Just a reminder that this Friday, September 17th is the last day to change schedules. After Friday, no changes will be permitted unless there is an extenuating circumstance or it is a level drop. Please be sure to schedule an appt. with your guidance counselor before Friday if you are looking to make a schedule change.

If anyone is interested in being a part of this year's exciting yearbook adventure, please join us afterschool in guidance on Thursday, September 16th to learn about the club.


Congrats to the DR JV Field hockey team for a strong start to the 2021 season.  On Saturday the JV team dominated against Durfee with a 4-0 win. Kate Moitoso, Merry Foley, Karina Bosco, and Olivia Gabriel scored goals. Merry Foley and Ava Fernandez assisted on two of the goals.

On Monday the JV team blanked Seekonk with a 3-0 win. Kelsey Bain, Karina Bosco, and Maryn Mendoza each had goals, while Maryn Mendoza, Olivia Gabriel, and Sophie Darling made assists. Taylor Kimmell and Ryann Welzel made a great defensive pair in both games.

The Varsity field hockey team has had a great start to the season. On Saturday, the team traveled to Durfee. It was a great, suspenseful game, which ended in a 2-2 tie. Kam Marando and Cassie Lunghi each had goals, while Rowan Whittaker had 9 saves in the net for the Falcons. Also playing well were Natalia Martin, Caleigh Cloonan, and Lexi Fratus.

Yesterday, the team improved their record and came away with a 3-0 win against Seekonk. DR dominated for much of the game outshooting the Warriors 9 to 5. Hailey Calore, Lexi Fratus, and Kam Marando each scored a goal, being assisted by Cassie Lunghi and Natalia Martin. Ella Gesner was an integral part of the offense, providing numerous scoring opportunities. The defense was lead by goalie Becky Davis with 5 saves, Rachel Zankul, Lily Lamontagne, and Caleigh Cloonan.  The team travels to Wareham on Wednesday.

DR Boys soccer won 2-0 vs Bishop Feehan. Kevin Smith with both goals 1 in the first half on a PK and 1 with about 10 minutes left in the game. Bryce and Thomas had a great game defensively. Also having a good game was Brennan Silva in net, good all around team effort.