Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Planned gazebo is in very early stages for the Lynnfield Common area. Students from Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocational School in Wakefield may help build it.
Many details remain to be finalized, but a gazebo may be on or near Lynnfield Common within a year - with help from local vocational school students as well as that town's Rotary club. Nan Hockenbury, chair of the Lynnfield Historical Commission and the Lynnfield Historical Society, told Patch.com Monday that the gazebo was initially proposed several years ago and remains in its very early planning stages. Lynnfield selectmen voted Monday night to have the project go forward, she added. The Lynnfield Rotary has indicated that it will provide financial support for the project - with the costs primarily limited to the building materials. Students at North Shore Technical High School in Middleton and Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocational…
Monday, May 6, 2013
Lieutenant Governor Tim Murray visited Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocational School back in March on his way to visiting all 60 such schools in the state.
In recent months, Lieutenant Governor Tim Murray has made it his goal to visit all 64 vocational-technical programs in the state - including Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocational School in Wakefield, which he visited back in March. On Friday, Murray's office announced that he had completed this goal, with a stop to visit the program at Taunton High School. Murray chairs Governor Deval Patrick's STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) advisory council. "They come with skills, they work as a team, and they know how to get stuff done," said Murray of vocational school graduates during his visit to Wakefield. In announcing he had visited all of the state's vocational/technical programs, Murray noted that the Patrick …
Friday, March 29, 2013
Lieutenant Governor Timothy Murray was in Wakefield on Thursday to visit
Lieutenant Governor Tim Murray stopped in Wakefield Thursday as part of his ongoing effort to highlight the importance of vocational/technical education for the state's economy. Thursday's visit marked Murray's 57th visit to a vocational-technical school in Massachusetts, out of 60 in total statewide. "They come with skills, they work as a team, and they know how to get stuff done," said Murray of vocational school graduates. The Lieutenant Governor is also chair of Governor Deval Patrick's STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) advisory council. Superintendent Theodore Nickole and Principal David DiBarre joined the Lieutenant Governor, State Rep. Paul Brodeur and others for a tour of the school and its various areas and …
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
A two-alarm fire was reported Tuesday evening at the vocational school in Wakefield.
Firefighters are on the scene of a two alarm fire at Northeast Metropolitan Technical High School on Tuesday evening. Several public safety-oriented accounts on Twitter report that the fire started in the carpentry shop area and extended to the roof. The fire was first reported at about 5:30 p.m. In addition to Wakefield, crews from several other communities, including Lynnfield and Stoneham, were called to assist. At one point, flames were reportedly showing from the roof of the school. There was a basketball game going on at the time of the fire and the players and fans were alerted to the fire when the smoke alarms were activated, according to athletic trainer Terri Pillsbury, who was at the game. Everyone got out of the building OK and…
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Learn more about the cooperative education program at Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocation School.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
The following is an announcement from Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocational School: Looking for a job can be a daunting experience for new high school and college grads, especially if the job-seeker has limited training or experience in the selected field. But it can be equally daunting for employers looking to hire skilled workers in technical and specialized areas. Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocational School students in the technical fields have a competitive edge against their peers thanks to the school’s Cooperative Education program, a program designed to develop proficiency in a trade area. Not only does the student make a smooth transition into the career path of their choice, local businesses who hire Cooperative …