School Choice Information


    The Mattapoisett Public Schools will hold their School Choice Public Hearing on Monday, May 16, 2022 at 6:30 p.m.  If you are interested in the school choice program in Mattapoisett, please submit an application via email to Diana Russo at or mail it to ORR School District, Attention: Diana Russo, 135 Marion Road, Mattapoisett, 02739.  Inquiries regarding the Mattapoisett school choice openings should be directed to:

    • Rosemary Bowman, Principal, Mattapoisett Public Schools 508-758-2521
    • Kevin Tavares, Associate Principal, Mattapoisett Public Schools 508-758-6241
    • Diana Russo, Administrative Asst. to the Supt. 508-758-2772 ext. 1956


    The Old Rochester Regional School Committee met on March 23, 2022 and voted to participate in the School Choice Program for the 2022-2023 school year.   The School Committee voted to maintain the maximum number of school choice slots of one hundred and twenty-five (125) students in grades 7th through 12th for the 2022-2023 school year, capping 7th grade at 18 students, with the understanding that preference will be given to students entering grades 7, 8 and 9 grade.   The School District held their first lottery on April 11th at 9:00 a.m. At this time, the School District is still accepting applications for a second lottery that will be held on May 2nd at 10:00 a.m. If you are interested in the school choice program please submit an application ASAP.  Applications must be submitted via email to Diana Russo, Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent at 

    Thank you for your interest in our school system.   

    Inquiries regarding the Old Rochester Regional School District School Choice openings should be directed to:
    • Silas Coellner, Principal at the Jr. High School         508-758-4928
    • Michael Devoll, Principal at High School                  508-758-3745
    • Diana Russo, Administrative Assistant to the Supt.  508-758-2772 ext. 1956 

     For more information on the School Choice Program please go to

School Choice Application preview- ORR SD

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