Program Cancellations for 2/8/2016

All SMEC LEA and Adult Services programs will be closed due to inclement weather for Monday, February 8th. Administrative offices will be closed as well.

Weather Update

Due to weather, all school programs are closed on Friday, February 5th. Our SAIL and ADH programs, as well as our administrative office will be open regular operating hours.

LCC Deck the Window Contest

Downtown New Bedford LCC  is having their annual Deck the Windows contest.  Last year the SAIL window won the title Best Overall.  If you are interested in voting on this year’s ballot forms are available at the SAIL office.

DESE Program Review Press Release

Information regarding the upcoming Collaborative Program Review being conducted by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education can be found below. This information, in addition to results and ratings at the conclusion of the Review will be listed in the Public Information section of the website. Final Reports will also be available on DESE’s website at: .


Click here for a copy of the press release (PDF file).


2015-2016 School Program Calendars Available

New calendars for the 2015-2016 school year for all SMEC programs are online.  You can see these calendars here:

Professional Development Survey Online

In order to improve the professional development we provide, we have created a survey for the purposes of gauging the needs of educational professionals in the region. If you are a local educator or administrator who has visited SMEC for professional development in the past, or think you may take advantage of our services in the future, please take a moment to fill out our survey.

Click here to access our Professional Development survey.

Friends of SMEC Benefit Dance Photos

The Standard-Times was at the Friends of SMEC Benefit Dance on Friday night and took pictures of the event. Thank you to them as well as the many volunteers that made the dance successful.

You can see the photo gallery in their Out and About section here.

Program Cancellations for 3/5/15

All SMEC evening programs for School and Adult Services are cancelled due to inclement weather.

ISP II Open for 2/24/15

With the previous concerns at Old Rochester Regional High School now taken care of, the ISP II classroom will be open on Tuesday, February 24th.