Author Archive | Derek Roberge

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Thornton Students Get Political

Seniors Sam Lambert, Tasha Dube, David Bouffard attended a democratic Caucus for the first time, to support their favorite candidate, Bernie Sanders. While they felt really lucky to attend the caucus, they were surprised by the chaos and the amount of time it took, and worried that busier community members may not have been able […]

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Bringing Attention to Attendance

Students and teachers returning to TA this year were introduced to the new attendance policy. At the beginning of the 2014-2015 school year, the faculty identified advisory and the lack of attendance as issues that needed to be addressed. A committee of faculty, administration, social workers, guidance counselors, and deans spent all last year collecting […]

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Teens Restore Classic Cars

It’s a warm September afternoon and in the middle of a driveway on the very edge of the City of Saco, is a pristine, newly painted black metal frame of what used to be a mechanical beauty from nearly 60 years ago. Exposed on the frame is the beating heart of the machine, that is […]

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