Welcome to the PTSO!
The PTSO (Parent Teacher Student Organization) includes representatives from both the Acton-Boxborough Regional High School and RJ Grey Junior High School. Our mission is to serve the schools in the following ways:

Communication ─ We interact directly with the home, school, school committee and community through email newsletters
  • Sign up for the Junior High & High School Weekly Chatter, that tell you everything you need to know about the upcoming school week with a separate edition for each school
  • Sign up for Grey Matters, Junior High Principal Shen’s weekly newsletter
  • Update your Email Profile
Financial Support ─ We support programs, projects, field trips, Freshmen Orientation, grants to the Jr. High and High Schools, student scholarships and student directories.
Speaker Forums ─ Our annual speaker series provides forums for students, parents, faculty and the community. The ABRPTSO works closely with the school administration and other community organizations to identify topics of most interest and relevance to our community.
INTERFACE Referral Service ─ this mental-health and wellness referral help line connects people of all ages to mental health providers. Due to our contract with INTERFACE, the service is free to Acton and Boxborough residents. More information is available here.

ABRPTSO Co-Chairs
Kavitha Manikandan and Susan He

ABRHS Principal's Blog

ABRHS Principal JoAnn Campbell shares her thoughts and information about the high school through her blog, Principal Thoughts.
Please subscribe in the window to the right to receive updates by email  from Dr. Campbell.

Coffee & Conversation

A "Coffee and Conversation" hosted by the Counseling Department is scheduled for December 9th from 7:30-8:30 am in Room 115N. The topic of discussion is: How to help your adolescent manage their feelings of stress and the pressures of high school. This follows the evening presentation by Dr. Denise Pope held on November 8th. Dr. Pope gave a presentation titled "The Well-Balanced Student".  If you missed Dr. Pope's presentation, please try to watch the video of the presentation. See the email sent to parents on November 9 for details on how to access the video. Please RSVP by December 5th to Jen Gabel at jgabel@abschools.org if you plan to attend the event or if you have any questions.

Where's My Student Directory?

Paid member families may send their student to the AB School Store to get your Student Directory!  RJG students may go to the Main Office and see Mrs. Frey for a copy.  (Nope, it's not too late to become a Member, just click HERE to find out how!) 

District-wide Family Learning Series for Parents and Guardians

The Acton-Boxborough Regional School District, is continuing its Family Learning Series which was begun last yearThis year's topics are connected to the district focus on student health and well-being. Find out what's happening at ABRSD and support your child's learning by attending these programs or watching the presentations from the district's YouTube channel.
You can download the schedule here
Grade levels of interest are specified for each speaker.

Across the Board

Across the Board: Life at ABRHS is the school's news website containing write-ups and photos of some of the many school activities. Click here to see the October 2016 page.

Join the ABRPTSO Now
For just a $40 Contribution

The ABRPTSO will only spend the amount we collect, so our success depends on you! 

One $40 membership contribution per family, per school year. 

This contribution is tax deductible.
The PTSO is a registered 501(c)3.


Current Newsletter

ABRHS Weekly Chatter - December 4, 2016


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