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Nativity Speaker Series Spotlight: Jimmy Owens

The Nativity Prep community was pleased to welcome Jimmy Owens, current Director of Clinical Services at NorthStar Learning Centers, to the school as part of its ongoing Speaker Series program on Thursday, October 5.  Mr. Owens spent time talking about the need to have a plan and to think, feel, and behave in accordance with… Continue Reading

Nativity Speaker Series Spotlight: Orgelio “Jay” Soares

Our second speaker of the year, Orgelio “Jay” Soares, joined the Nativity community on September 28.  Our first alumnus to participate, Soares shared insights about the various experiences he had at Nativity and the role that his secondary education at Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational Technical High School (GNBVTHS) has had on his life and… Continue Reading

Nativity Speaker Series Commences Once Again!! Spotlight: Mike Cambra

On September 21, Nativity Prep welcomed Mike Cambra, Former Chairman of local nonprofit Mission to Liberia and retired President and CEO of New England Groupage Inc., to our inaugural 2017-2018 school year Speaker Series.  Cambra spoke to Nativity students and faculty about his path through New Bedford schools to become a leader in commercial freight… Continue Reading

Nativity’s Family Luncheon

Nativity’s Annual Family Luncheon was recently held where every student received an award for their talent and participation in various school activities.  Students presented their family members with a rose as their photos were taken.    Board of Trustees member, Martha Rooney created the awards program and presented each student with their certificate.  Volunteer, Angela… Continue Reading

Hero Dinner – DA Tom Quinn III

Nativity celebrated our first Hero Dinner by honoring District Attorney Thomas M. Quinn III at Rachel’s in Dartmouth.  Tom was recognized for volunteering for the past 6 years in our Mentoring Program, providing internships in his office for qualified alumni and serving as a member of our Board of Trustees.  Although, he has a very… Continue Reading

NE Regional Competition of Botball

On April 29, Nativity students in grades 6 through 8 competed for the first time in the New England regional competition of Botball, a robotics competition for middle and high school students. Over the course of preceding months, students on the Nativity robotics team built a robot to complete a series of tasks on a… Continue Reading