In the News

  • Diman automotive students winner of Ford Motor Company Challenge

    Although remote learning is a new territory overall, students at Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School have been completing web-based Ford training since 2018. The sponsorship from First Ford, provides Automotive Technology students at Diman access to the NewFordTech ACE Learning Management System. (10/27/20)

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  • Diman’s Room 251 restaurant offering curbside takeout

    Diman’s Room 251 restaurant might have been the least best kept secret for cheap eats in the city. Just about every day the restaurant was open, it was packed with diners enjoying sandwiches, soups, salads, full entrees and an array of sweets cooked by the school’s Culinary Arts program students.(10/19/20)

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  • Diman thankful for HAAS donations

    The Gene HAAS foundation has once again donated money to Diman Seniors from the class of 2020 that are pursuing a college degree in Advanced Manufacturing fields of study. This year $18,000 was awarded to the class of 2020. To date, Haas has given Diman students $44,000 in the past 3 years. (10/14/20)

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  • Diman earns "Best High Schools" award from US News & World Report

    Diman has been badged and awarded, for the 2020 school year, by the US News and World Report, as one of the best high schools in the nation. This historic, record-setting news is a testament to the fortitude and focus of students, teachers, school and District leaders, support staff and every member of Diman Regional. (9/9/20)

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  • ‘A young man with a bright future’: Landon Begin honored as Swansea Student of the Year

    Landon Begin will never have a freshman year in college. And the Swansea resident and recent Diman Regional graduate has a clear vision of earning a master’s degree from UMass Dartmouth. (8/28/20)

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  • ‘We also discovered our ability to improvise’: Diman Class of 2020 praised for perseverance

    aps and masks were a matching pair Saturday morning as Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School hosted its Class of 2020 outdoor commencement exercises. In what might have been billed as phase one, half of the school’s 328 graduates received their diplomas at a 10 a.m. commencement exercise held on the John P. Harrington Athletic Fields. (7/26/20)

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  • Top 10 students of the class of 2020

    Read about the top-10 students of the class of 2020

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  • Members of the Class of 2020

    Congratulations to the 327 members of the Class of 2020!

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  • ‘Top notch’ work from Diman students on key piece of city infrastructure

    A group of Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School students saw the fruits of their labors materialized in a dramatic way on Friday when a project they had worked on for a year -- replacing vital sluice gates that help control the flow of water from the Quequechan River -- became an integral part of the city’s infrastructure for decades to come. (7/10/20)

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  • Diman School makes PPE for local health care providers

    Diman Regional Technical High School of Fall River, Massachusetts, has produced more than 700 face masks and 200 ear guards for donation to local healthcare and residential nursing centers, as well as the Army National Guard. (5/18/20)

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  • Retooled: Diman adapting to challenges of learning trades remotely

    In this time of distance teaching and learning, trade shops at vocational schools face, perhaps, the greatest challenge. They, as well as many other shops offered at vocational schools, focus heavily on students working with tools and on machines. But with students, due to the COVID-19 crisis, locked out of the building and physically separated from their teachers, hands-on learning has largely been taken out of the educational equation. (5/18/20)

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  • ‘I am heartbroken for these kids’: School leaders adapt to building closures

    Come June, there will be no decorated mortar boards, no tassels to flip or gowns – whether worn while striding across the graduation stage or on a dance floor at prom – for local high school seniors. (4/23/20)

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  • Diman producing face shields to protect health care workers against coronavirus

    Diman Regional Vocational Technical School is putting its technology to use to help protect health care workers from the coronavirus. (3/30/20)

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  • Diman donating medical supplies to area hospitals, first responders

    To assist medical professionals as they respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School announced that it is donating hundreds of medical supplies normally used for vocational education training to all area hospitals, first responders and police and fire departments. (3/24/20)

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  • Coronavirus Update

    In recent days, you have likely heard the escalating reports connected to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Effective March 3, 2020, Diman Regional has started a precautionary protocol associated with the cleanliness of our building. Custodial staff members are working to keep all solid surfaces clean and disinfected. (3/4/20)

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  • SkillsUSA District Success

    Diman is thrilled to announce that our students won 57 medals at the SkillsUSA District 2 Competition, held on 2/27/20 at Southeastern Voc-Tech. Diman students earned 23 gold, 17 silver, and 16 bronze medals. (2/28/20)

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  • Back from a national competition, Diman cheerleading right back to work

    The Florida tans may be just about faded when the Diman Regional High School cheerleading team takes the mat for the league and state vocational championships on Feb. 23, but the major-competition experience isn’t going anywhere. (2/25/20)

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  • Diman’s new principal Andrew Rebello ‘can’t wait’ to get to work

    Rebello, the only of the two candidates who attended Tuesday’s meeting, told The Herald News he was honored and humbled. (2/25/20)

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  • Diman students win bridge-building contest

    Diman is pleased to announce that three sophomores took first place in the UMass Dartmouth "Engineers Without Borders" competition in February of 2020. The students, Cynthiyana Mendez, Alesandra Paulino, and Isacc Paiva, are members of Mr. Adam Pimentel's Physics First class. (2/24/20)

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  • Giving kids smiles

    The Dental Assisting and Health Assisting shops hosted approximately 125 head start children in “Give Kids a Smile” during the month of February, honoring children’s dental health month. (2/14/20)

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