Taunton families are invited to the:
Taunton Fire Department Open House
Wednesday, October 5
49 N. Walker Street (Oakland Station)
Activities include: tours of the fire station, safety trailer, spraying the fire hose, and meeting Sparky the firedog. Bring the kids to learn about fire safety and meet real-life firefighters!
Summer 2016 Reading Lists are now available. Visit our Summer Resources page to view and download the lists. All titles are available at the Taunton Public Library.
Friday, January 22nd is Team Spirit Day at Bennett School. Wear your favorite team gear and show your spirit!
EDMUND HATCH BENNETT SCHOOL
Helping students achieve their personal best.
47 North Walker Street
Mr. Michael Kelleher, Principal
Mrs. Tracy Bullock, Assistant Principal
Kindergarten - Grade 4
Tier III 9:00 AM - 3:15 PM
Who was Edmund Hatch Bennett?
Edmund Hatch Bennett (1824-1898) was Taunton’s first mayor, holding office from 1865 to 1867. A native of Vermont, Bennett moved to Taunton in 1848 where he became a prominent local lawyer and one of the authors of Taunton’s municipal charter. (Source: "A History of Taunton Massachusetts," William F. Hanna, 2007.)
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