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Grand Opening of Rectory’s New Hale Elementary School and Smith Learning Center!

Grand Opening of Rectory’s New Hale Elementary School and Smith Learning Center!

Alexander G., Staff Reporter

On Monday morning, January 23rd, 2017, amidst the falling snow of New England, the grand opening for the long-awaited Hale Elementary School and Smith Learning Center was...

February 21No Comments

Election 2016: Trump vs. Hillary

Election 2016: Trump vs. Hillary

October 31

The Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival

The Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival

December 8

How Can 3-D Printers Save Lives?

How Can 3-D Printers Save Lives?

October 23

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Rectory’s Girls’ JV Basketball Team

Rectory’s Girls’ JV Basketball Team

Catherine X., Staff Reporter

Do you realize how popular girls’ basketball has become? Rectory has had basketball as a winter sport for many years. Currently, there are three girls’ basketball teams...

February 3No Comments

  • Rectory’s New Swim Team is Making a Real Splash! December 15
  • Lacrosse at Rectory June 24
  • Summer Olympics 2016 May 29

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Should There Be a Longer Break or a Second Break Next Year?

Should There Be a Longer Break or a Second Break Next Year?

Aleena J.-D., Staff Reporter

This year the Rectory Middle School has a new daily schedule which includes a 15-minute break every morning after the second class. The older students (Grades 7 - 9) take...

April 281 Comment

  • The Oakley® Airwave™ April 4
  • Imperfect March 8
  • Why It’s Good to Learn a Second or Third Language May 21

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This is Mr. Finnegan

This is Mr. Finnegan

Yitong W., Staff Reporter

Mr. Finnegan has been a very popular faculty member in the Rectory community during the three years he has been working here as an English teacher, sports coach, and dorm...

February 15No Comments

  • Rectory’s Chess Elective and State-Champion Player January 6
  • Tips for Student Ambassadors: How to Be a Great Campus Tour Guide January 2
  • Community Thanksgiving Dinner: A New Rectory Tradition December 16

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Team 5 Elements: A Creative Super Heroes’ Story

Team 5 Elements: A Creative Super Heroes’ Story

Aaron Z. and Cory G.

Editor's Note: The following is a creative science fiction story written purely for entertainment. The publication of this story does not suggest that Rectory School condones ...

January 15No Comments

  • Top 5 Decorated Christmas Trees in the World December 19
  • Popular Shoes Can Be Pricey! November 17
  • Former Rectory Headmaster Publishes Civil War Book November 8

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Editors' Message

2015/2016 Editor’s Message

Mrs. Shattuck, Newspaper Advisor

The 2015/16 school year is the third year that our student newspaper, The DiRectory, is fully online. Mrs. Kellaway, former English teacher and now full-time tutor at Recto...

October 42 Comments

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The student news site of The Rectory School
The student news site of The Rectory School