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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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  • Diman cheerleading squad heading to Nationals on ESPN

    In the long tradition of Fall River sports, a new milestone has been hit. Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School has received their first nationals bid for cheerleading in the history of the school and coach Ashley Teasdale couldn’t be happier. (1/31/20)

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  • Donation from the family of Thomas Franco kicks off Diman Foundation event

    Diman is pleased to announce the donation of computers for our Machine Tool Technology program. The donation will be funded by the Diman Bengal Education Foundation, with a significant $1,000 kickoff donation from Colleen Franco. (1/24/20)

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  • Honor Roll for Term 1, 2019-2020

    Diman is pleased to announce our honor roll for the first semester of the 2019-2020 school year. We had 143 students earn high honors and 208 students earn honors. Below are the members of our honor roll. (1/16/20)

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  • Strong, Smart, and Bold

    Diman students recently had the opportunity to enjoy a visit from Lyndsey Littlefield, the current Miss Massachusetts. She spoke to students in the Dental Assisting, Health Assisting, Medical Assisting, and Business Technology Shops. (1/9/20)

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  • Holiday cheer at Diman

    Diman was thrilled to work with several local agencies to provide shoes and toys to children in need during this 2019 holiday season. (12/16/19)

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  • Diman students design logo for city department

    Diman is proud to work with the City of Fall River's Water & Sewer Systems to design a new logo. (12/9/19)

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  • SkillsUSA Fall Leadership Conference Results

    The Diman SkillsUSA Leadership Team participated in the Massachusetts Fall State Leadership Conference last week (11/24-26, 2019) in Marlboro Massachusetts. All students competed in several leadership competitions and did extremely well overall. Students and advisors also participated in a community service project held at the MetroWest YMCA in Hopkington MA. Projects included painting, moving picnic tables, clearing brush, building fences, and repairing game areas. (12/2/19)

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  • Math Team competes at WPI

    The Diman Math Team was invited to Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s 32nd Annual Math Meet on Tuesday, October 15th. WPI limited the event to only four students per team, and Adam Bouchard, Makayla Cabeceiras, William Girard, and Owen Morris represented Diman well. (11/04/19)

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  • Diman Voc-Tech boosts attendance, makes academic progress

    Diman Regional Vocational-Technical High School saw gains in student attendance and made moderate progress toward state-set targets, according to an accountability report released late last month with exam results for the 2019 Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System. (10/2/19)

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