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Don’t look directly at the sun without protection Only use eclipse-rated eye protection April 8 solar eclipse visible approximately   2:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m. After school activities are delayed or relocated & Students will be reminded during dismissal

Monday, April 8 Solar Eclipse

On Monday, April 8, there will be a Total Solar Eclipse starting around 2:00 p.m. and ending around 4:30 p.m. Even though Massachusetts is not in the path of totality, it is still very important to take all safety precautions to prevent permanent eye damage. Here’s what the district is doing:
Snow Day Today, February 13

Snow Day: February 13, 2024

There will be no school TODAY, TUESDAY, February 13.  The closure applies to all schools, including Taunton Alternative High School and Taunton Public Virtual Academy. The Extended Day Program is also closed TODAY, TUESDAY, February 13.
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VIDEO: Transforming Science Learning: OpenSciEd’s Impact in Taunton Public Schools

We're proud to share an inside look at our Science classrooms thanks to our relationship with @OpenSciEd. @OpenSciEd has empowered our educators to go beyond traditional science teaching methods — and we're seeing the benefits. Take a look at the ways teachers, administrators, families, and students in our district are implementing a curriculum that is aligned to how students learn best.

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