Best of the boards

Best of the boards

The Champlain Valley School District Board of Directors was recognized for Exceptional School Board Leadership at the annual Vermont School Boards Association Conference at Lake Morey Nov. 7-8.

Myths and truths about CVU school district budgeting

From the Champlain Valley School District Board of Directors: Myth: All decisions around budgeting are made at the Central Office. Truth: There’s quite a detailed process that helps inform decisions. The larger community is invited each fall to share its thoughts and provide input at the Community Budget Forum and via an online survey. Faculty… Read More »

Adler joins Vermont Day School board of Directors

Vermont Day School welcomed Ted Adler of Burlington to its board of directors. Adler is the founder of Union Street Media, a real estate digital marketing firm, and Scout Digital, a web development and digital marketing company located in Burlington.  “I believe Vermont Day School is at the very beginning of a remarkable journey to… Read More »

Shelburne Honor Roll: 2nd Semester 18-19

HIGH HONORS Kali M. Adams, Noah  Allen, Emma L. Anderson, Rory J. Anderson, Lena R. Ashooh, Jack C. Averill, Lindsay  Beer, Dominic D. Begue, Heidi A. Berger, Kyle J. Bergeron, John R. Bingel, Aidan Blasius, Leah A. Boget, Mia R. Brumsted, Andrew  Buley, Hazel M. Civalier, Luna  Cofino, Emma  Comeau, Henry A. Crawford, John M.… Read More »

Waldorf hires new head of school

Waldorf hires new head of school

The Lake Champlain Waldorf School of Shelburne announced the hiring of Jas Darland in a newly-created head of school position. Darland will oversee all aspects of the school’s operations, strategic planning and growth. With a a master’s degree from Johns Hopkins University and a bachelor’s degree from Franklin Pierce College, Darland founded and managed the… Read More »

Nicole Mace to depart Vt. School Boards Association

Nicole Mace will be stepping down as the executive director of the Vermont School Boards Association in November 2019 to join a law firm in Burlington, where her practice will focus on general education and special education law. Mace joined the Vermont School Boards Association in 2011 as the director of legal and policy services… Read More »

CVU student wins Red Sox scholarship

Emma Bissonette, a Champlain Valley Union High School student, was awarded a $1,000 scholarship from the Red Sox Foundation. Bissonette plans to attend the University of Rhode Island. The Red Sox introduced the state scholarship program in New Hampshire in 2010; it has since expanded to include Rhode Island, Connecticut, Maine and Vermont, a total… Read More »

Back to school

Back to school

Aug. 28 was a happy day at the Shelburne Community School as students, teachers and staff alike headed back to the classroom, and the playground, under sunny skies. Most Vermont schoolchildren went back to school last week. As of Sept. 5, there are only 170 days until summer vacation!

Volunteer mentors needed at Shelburne Community School

Shelburne Community School is actively recruiting mentors for both of its mentoring programs. Everybody Wins!, a state-wide literacy-based mentoring program, matches adults with students in grades 2-4. Pairs meet Tuesday or Wednesday midday for a power-hour lunch of reading and fun.  The goal is to increase love of literacy. Connecting Youth, a district-wide, relationship-based mentoring program,… Read More »

RMHS Fourth Quarter Honor Roll

Lisa Lorenz, principal at Rice Memorial High School in South Burlington, announced the following students from Shelburne achieved Honor Roll status for the fourth quarter. First Honors: Caleb Matosky, Daniel Maxson, William Noonan, Alessandra Magg, Isabella Magg, Caroline McClintock, Mackenzie Miller and Madeline Sawyer. Second Honors: Joseph DuBrul, Gavin Militello, Alexander Preis, William Bond, Samantha… Read More »

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