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Members of the School Committee view a photograph created by Amanda Chisholm, who won a Gold Key Award as well as the national American Visions Award for her work.

Portsmouth puts spotlight on student achievement

Portsmouth puts spotlight on student achievement

PORTSMOUTH — Official business was put aside entirely — well, almost entirely — so the School Committee could recognize the district’s high-achieving students Tuesday night. Inside a crowded high school auditorium, students who excelled in the arts and music, math and sciences, sports and other fields were commended for their accomplishments this year in an hour-long

Senior captain Amber McCollum, sophomore Janelle Dublin and freshman Jenna Carruba (from left) go through their routine while competing in the Rhode Island Interscholastic League state championship cheerleading meet in Providence Saturday.

Portsmouth cheerleaders are tops in the state

PORTSMOUTH — The Portsmouth High School competitive cheerleading team came into this year’s season wearing new uniforms and performing new routines. And, after demonstrating their talent at the R.I. State Cheerleading Competition on Saturday, they took home a state title. After working all season to perfect their two-and-one-half minute routine of tumbles, pyramids and basket-catches,

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