About Our School

Opening in 1972 on top of Muggett Hill, Bay Path Regional Vocational Technical High School serves students from its member Worcester County communities of Auburn, Charlton, Dudley, N. Brookfield, Oxford, Paxton, Rutland, Spencer, Southbridge, and Webster. Bay Path is located 60 miles southwest of Boston, 10 miles south of Worcester, and 40 miles east of Springfield. Bay Path has been a visible part of our community by providing services to nonprofit organizations and municipalities. We offer a diverse course selection that addresses both your academic and career goals. Explore our 22 career areas at Bay Path.


Any application submitted after January 10 will be considered late admissions. Upon completion of the general admissions process in early April, the late admissions process will begin.

Bay Path Regional Vocational Technical High School is proud to offer the public services listed below. Whether you are looking to have lunch at the Hilltop Restaurant, grab a coffee and pastry from the Cafe, stop in for your Bay Path apparel from the Minuteman Shop, get pampered at the Minuteman Salon, or complete your regular banking transactions at the in-house Southbridge Credit Union Branch, Bay Path is here to help!

Our Mission Statement

It is the Mission of Bay Path Regional Vocational Technical High School to facilitate current, integrated, and rigorous academic and technical vocational programs that prepare students for the ever-changing world of employment and post-secondary education; to provide a school culture that meets the diverse needs of our student body for safety and mental wellness; and to foster student confidence, professionalism, and life-long learning skills that will enable them to become contributing members of our communities.

Expectations for Student Learning

Bay Path student learning expectations are measured through individual trade competency testing, SkillsPlus, and quarterly academic progress reports.



Academic & Career

Students will:
  • Develop critical thinking skills to effectively identify, analyze, and solve problems
  • Acquire the knowledge necessary to meet state-mandated graduation requirements and vocational occupational proficiencies.
  • Establish communication skills in multiple modes to become contributing members of career and technical fields.
  • Demonstrate good work habits such as organization, orderliness, cleanliness, and respect for property and the environment.

Civic

Students will:
  • Demonstrate collaboration and communication between Bay Path and sending school communities.
  • Establish relationships with local industries.
  • Understand local, state, and national government in order to become productive citizens and contributing members of society.

Social

Students will:
  • Demonstrate appropriate skills, work behaviors, and attitudes necessary for success in college and career.
  • Develop self-awareness, respect for authority, and an understanding of each individual’s responsibility to themselves, their communities, their nation, and the world.

Notice

Title IX requires that schools and districts take appropriate steps to address sex discrimination. The requirements of Title IX apply to incidents of sexual misconduct, including incidents that involve both student-on-student misconduct and staff-on-student misconduct.

Title IX Coordinator:
Nancy Ferriter-Alpine
Pupil Services Director
Southern Worcester Regional Vocational School District
508-248-5971 ext:1713
nalpine@baypath.net

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“The Southern Worcester Regional Vocational Technical High School/ Bay Path Regional Vocational Technical High School prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, age, marital status, national origin, mental or physical disability, political belief or affiliation, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information and any other class of individuals protected from discrimination under state or federal law in any aspect of the access to, admission, or treatment of students in its programs and activities, or in employment and application for employment. Furthermore, District/School policy includes prohibitions of harassment of students and employees, i.e., racial harassment, sexual harassment, and retaliation for filing complaints of discrimination.”

Academics

At Bay Path, we understand that the success of our students in their chosen career area is dependent on a strong academic background. To ensure the success of our students, Bay Path offers vigorous academic classes as well as Advanced Placement courses in English, Math, Science, and Computer Science.

Career Areas

Now offering over twenty career choices to our students, Bay Path has an area of study for each and every student. Whether you are looking to prepare to enter the workforce or better prepare for a post-secondary education, Bay Path can help prepare you for a successful career!

Athletic Department

Bay Path is extremely proud to offer fall, winter, and spring sports programs to our students. Whether you are looking to compete in a competitive team environment or whether you are just looking for an after school intermural program, you will find a program to suit your needs!

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School Events

August
25
Freshman Information Recording
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Sept
10
Grade 9 and 11
orientation
Sept
11
Grade 10 and 12
orientation
September
14
School In Session

Bay Path News

2020 Senior Graduation

Bay Path Reopening Plans

Coordinated Program Review

Bay Path's Report Card

Co Op Updates

Visit our Co Op section to see current job opportunities in your trade. Information on the program and criteria for working are listed. Please contact Mr. Christopher Faucher, Director of Cooperative and Adult Education, at 508-248-5971 ext: 1714 or by email at cfaucher@baypath.net
Important Information regarding our closure due to COVID-19

Records Officer

Kyle Brenner Superintendent of Schools
57 Old Muggett Hill Road
Charlton, MA 01507
kbrenner@baypath.net
508-248-5971

Sports Physicals

All medical forms including current physicals must be received in nurse’s office prior to first day of school

  • Auburn
  • Charlton
  • Dudley
  • North Brookfield
  • Oxford
  • Paxton
  • Rutland
  • Southbridge
  • Spencer
  • Webster
Bay Path RVTHS
57 Old Muggett Hill Road
Charlton, MA 01507
Phone: 508-248-5971
Fax: 508-248-4747
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