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Meet Dr. Hamilton: Sixth Grade Lead Teacher

Andrew Hamilton was born in Greenfield, Mass, a small western Mass town where there were five generations of his family who ran a small family shoe store. He went to public school and played lots of sports. To earn money, he 

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Meet Nurse Tara

Tara Mitchell was born and raised in New Bedford. She attended Elementary School in New Bedford, followed by Middle and High School in Dartmouth. Nurse Tara graduated from Bristol Community College’s nursing program and became Tara Mitchell, RN. She graduated

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Meet Mr. Almeida: Academic Fellow (Grades 4-6)

Mr. Almeida was born and raised in New Bedford. He has his bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems and Human Resources Management from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Prior to taking on his first year at Alma, he was a full time

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Meet Ms. Foody: Third Grade Co-Teacher

Ms. Foody graduated from Smith College this past year with majors in Education and Child Studies and History. While at Smith, she played on the soccer team where she was able to take on the role of captain in her senior

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Alma del Mar welcomes Maria Rosario to Board of Trustees

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 14, 2017 New Bedford, MA Alma del Mar welcomes Maria Rosario to Board of Trustees Maria Rosario was elected to the Alma del Mar Board of Trustees during the Board’s May 26 meeting. Rosario, who resides

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Alma’s Scholar Art Auction is LIVE!

So, you’ve completed your spring cleaning and now it’s time to freshen up those walls in your living room, your guest room, your den, your office … wherever! … with some new artwork! It’s a perfect time to bid on

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We’re hiring extraordinary teachers! But how do we hire?

How We Hire Extraordinary Educators from Becca Kurie Check out our openings for the 2017-2018 school year!

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Kickstarter: Help Alma scholars hang their artwork professionally

Our Art Teacher, Ms. Frazer-Rego has a Kickstarter campaign to raise $10,000 to cover the purchase of movable gallery walls. These walls will be used for our annual Scholar Art Exhibition as well as at Expedition Nights to ensure our

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Educators’ Professional Development: Building Better Work

Calling all educators! Please join us for an open professional development session on “Building Better Work” (Increasing complexity by analyzing student work). This is a free session offered by Alma del Mar – please share the opportunity with all your

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You’re Invited: Cyber Safety Night at Alma

We invite Alma del Mar scholars and their families to learn more about how to be safe online at our first-ever Cyber Safety Night. The event is scheduled for Monday, March 20th from 6-7 p.m at Alma del Mar. As more and more

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