Shelburne Community School graduates 8th graders

Shelburne Community School graduates 8th graders

  SCS Award Recipients Collin Adams Lula Andrae Lena Ashooh Hope Beaudoin Heidi Berger Sophia Bornstein Bryce Bowen Thomas Brown Chelsea Casarico Darren Chen Aneice Cherry-Lessard Sofia Cofino Emilie Cohen Eva Colquhoun Emma Comeau Jack Connolly Kaiden Cook Henry Crawford Jasmine Crowe John Curley Emma Destito Sarah Deuso Bi E. Douglas Manfred Fagan Abigail Fairhurst… Read More »

Local mentoring programs celebrate Mentor Appreciation Night

Local mentoring programs celebrate Mentor Appreciation Night

The Chittenden County Mentoring Network hosted an appreciation event for volunteer mentors at the Burlington International Airport on Tuesday, Jan. 24. More than 80 local mentors and mentoring program staff gathered together to celebrate National Mentoring Month and network with their colleagues. “I had a lot of fun meeting mentors from all around the area,”… Read More »

Mentors needed at SCS

Mentors needed at SCS

The Shelburne Community School has two mentoring programs, and both programs are actively recruiting new mentors right now. Mentors are community members who love kids, who would enjoy volunteering in the school, and have one hour per week to give to a child. Our programs provide training, on-going support, space to meet, and loads of… Read More »

SCHIP Summer grants announced

SCHIP (Shelburne, Charlotte, Hinesburg Interfaith Projects) announced its summer grant awards, awarding $20,800 to nonprofits in the three towns who met the criteria of serving the people of our communities in a variety of ways. Since the first grants were given in April 2005, $596,000 has been distributed. The awards are possible through SCHIP’s mission… Read More »

Hurricanes Wrestling sign-up season approaches

By Wayne Ring  Who wants to be part of a great sport, and learn strength, balance, speed, agility, team work and how to pull the wrestling moves? One of the first Olympic sports is open to all schools in the CSSU district (Williston, Shelburne, St George, Hinesburg and Charlotte). Meet new friends and build new… Read More »

CY Mentoring participants present mural to Town Manager

CY Mentoring participants present mural to Town Manager

Shelburne Town Manager Joe Colangelo enlisted the help of six Connecting Youth (CY) Mentoring participants from SCS to create a mural for his office that represents Shelburne in a colorful way. After nearly eight weeks of work, the middle school painters unveiled their original artwork at Tuesday’s Selectboard meeting. SCS CY Mentoring Coordinator Alice Brown… Read More »

SCS Board continues budget process

The Shelburne Community School (SCS) Board continues to weigh its options as it works its way through the budget season. During a special school board meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, the panel continued to look at and discuss several decision packets (potential increases) to the proposed 2015-16 spending plan. SCS Board Chair Dave Connery… Read More »

SCS Board jumps into budget season

The Shelburne Community School (SCS) Board sat down with administrators Dec. 3 to hear about a proposed spending plan and receive a first glimpse at the proposed 2015-16 budget. While the $13,121,869 baseline spending plan is projected to jump, the increase appears to be larger than what Gov. Peter Shumlin is publically calling for individual… Read More »

SCS’ CY Mentoring Program celebrates the season

SCS’ CY Mentoring Program celebrates the season

Shelburne Community School’s (SCS) Connecting Youth (CY) Mentoring Program celebrated the season with a pizza and craft party for all mentors, mentees, and mentee families. Participants enjoyed delicious pizza from Buono’s, constructed duct tape creations, and decorated gingerbread houses, which were then raffled off at the SCS Holiday Craft Fair. Mentor and mentee pairs meet… Read More »