• December 21 2018,  Peabody

    Superintendent lays out goals for remainder of school year

    By Christopher Roberson   Going into the second half of the 2018-2019 academic year, Superintendent of Schools Cara Murtagh recently presented her top four goals to the School Committee. She said her first goal is to provide support to achieve “excellence in teaching and learning.” Murtagh said the administration at Peabody Veterans Memorial High School will be working on a self-study, to be completed in May, in preparation for the school’s accreditation process under the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. She also said high school students will become well versed in the “Vision of the Graduate.” Murtagh said vocabulary development will be a key objective at Higgins Middle…