Rice Memorial class of 2017

Rice Memorial class of 2017

The following Shelburne students recently graduated from the Rice Memorial High School class of 2017: Ashley Bessery, Matthew O’Donnell, Alexander Bond, Clare Sheahan, Owen Donnelly, Harrison Thayer, Jacob Matosky, Maura Thompson, Paige Maxson, Philippe Tousignant, Haley Mitiguy (not pictured), Noah Viner, and Matthew Mueller. Rice Memorial High School recognized the following Shelburne students as awards… Read More »

Lake Champlain Waldorf graduates 16

Lake Champlain Waldorf graduates 16

It has been an eventful week for the Lake Champlain Waldorf School. On Saturday the LCWHS 2017 commencement ceremony took place at the high school campus on Bostwick Road in Shelburne. Sixteen graduates gathered with their family, friends, and teachers for a heartfelt and tradition-filled ceremony. And just one day later, the school received a… Read More »

Vermont Commons School graduates local students

Vermont Commons School graduates local students

Vermont Commons School in South Burlington had two reasons to celebrate on Friday, June 9: the graduation of the class of 2017, and its 20th birthday. The ceremony began with a bagpipe-led processional and ended with the bestowal of walking sticks upon the graduates by their advisors. This year, for the first time, high school… Read More »

Local graduation dates:

Champlain Valley Union High School Graduation Friday, June 16 Patrick Gymnasium, University of Vermont, 1-2:30pm Shelburne Community School 8th grade graduation Thursday, June 15, 4:30-9:30pm School gym and cafeteria

Kudos

Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA Theodore Doremus graduated on May 21, 2017. Champlain College, Burlington, VT Bowen Stephens received an Education and Human Studies Divisional Award. Zachary Richardson was named to the Champlain College president’s list for the spring 2017 semester. Corrine Levinthal and Marcella Consiglio were named to the trustee’s list for the spring 2017… Read More »

Sixth graders study LaPlatte River’s health

Sixth graders study LaPlatte River’s health

By Freja Nilsson and Molly Dubois, SCS students The science class at Shelburne Community School went to the LaPlatte River and studied the ecology and health of the river. In order to do this, we tested the water at three different stations: physical, chemical, and benthic macroinvertebrates. We found many unique and interesting facts about… Read More »

College counseling corner — Summer checklist

College counseling corner — Summer checklist

By Sarah Soule The school year is quickly coming to an end and the summer is an ideal time for juniors to visit college and university campuses as they continue their search process in earnest. Middlebury College is hosting a workshop designed especially for juniors and their parents on the college admission process. It’s being… Read More »

CVU board discusses school district consolidation

As the school year wraps up, the Champlain Valley Union School Board discussed the upcoming transition to the Champlain Valley School District. The discussion took place during the May 16 regular school board meeting where CVU Board members provided input to Charlotte CVSD Board member Mark McDermott, who attended the hearing. He noted he welcomed… Read More »

Vermont Day School displays artwork

Vermont Day School displays artwork

The Vermont Day School fourth- and fifth-grade classes created a mixed-media art exhibit, “Messages of Human Rights,” as an integrated Global Studies & Art project. The art work is on display through the month of May at Folino’s pizza in Shelburne.

CVU places second in Treasury Cup Challenge

CVU places second in Treasury Cup Challenge

Five Champlain Valley Union High School students put their knowledge of personal finance and economics to the test in last month’s Treasury Cup Challenge. The students’ preparation paid off because the team, coached by CVU educators Tamie-Jo Dickinson and Colleen Wedge, scored a second-place finish in the competition. Mount Mansfield students took home the top… Read More »