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Almost 30 high school students sat behind River Marmorstein, their representative to the School Board, as he read a statement they prepared together. Marmorstein said the students don't feel the board isn't creating the best education for their students.

Francestown: Students hold board’s feet to fire

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Editor’s Note: A previous version of this article erroneously reported that a draft version of next year’s proposed budget was $300,563,000 less than this year’s default budget of $45 million. The difference is $300,563. FRANCESTOWN — A group of 30 ConVal High School students spoke out at the School Board meeting Tuesday evening, asserting the board is not putting students’ … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Final budget review details out

Thursday, December 18, 2014

JAFFREY — The Jaffrey-Rindge School Board continued its review of the district’s proposed budget Monday night, discussing funding for technology, facilities, the district’s Gifted and Talented program and the SAU offices. While the meeting was well-attended, the focus of the discussions was much less contentious than its first session on the same topic, … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: State law requires restraint, seclusion policy update

Thursday, December 18, 2014

JAFFREY — Updates to a pre-existing state law outlining seclusion and restraint regulations has the School Board looking to the district’s own policy to keep compliant. While the school district has had to streamline the recording process of incidents, most of the restraint and seclusion practices in the district will remain the same. During its meeting Monday, the board discussed changes to its … 0

Spirit of Giving: SKIP: Helping parents by helping their kids

Monday, December 15, 2014

Jessica Agyemang of Peterborough wouldn’t know what she would do if School Kids In Peterborough didn’t exist. “I probably would have lost my mind a long time ago,” Agyemang said by phone Monday. She said she would have … 0

Peterborough: Committee doesn’t want schools closed

Monday, December 15, 2014

Although ConVal’s District Study Committee — composed of School Board members and Select Board members — remain split over a suggestion to close the district’s middle schools and profit from the buildings’ sales, the committee collectively agreed Wednesday … 0

Honor roll:

Monday, December 15, 2014

The following students were named to the honor roll for the first trimester at Dublin School: High honors: from Bennington: Faith Lewis; Dublin: Calvin Bates, Jesse Garrett-Larsen, Tatum Wilson; Francestown: Cameron Harrington; Greenfield: Emily Bascom; Hancock: Taya Kerwin; Peterborough: Casey Burgess, Maja Hardikar, Gustav Jaynes; and Sharon: Erin … 0

Honor roll:

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Great Brook School Term One Grade 8 High honors: Jacob  Agrella, Kelley  Akerley, Ian  Aldrich, Kindyl  Alfonso, Jade  Bailey, Marissa  Caruth, Rachel  Cass, Hayley  Cheviot, Jaclyn  Clark, Evan  Coyne, Maxwell  Davie, Liana  Day, Samantha  George, Anna  Gombas, Savanna  Hall, Carter  Hunt, Sarah  Jones, Isabelle  Laskey-Rigrod, Anna  McGuiness, Colman  … 0

Honor roll:

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

South Meadow School First Quarter Grade 8 High honors: Ryan Beal, Max Boisvert, Lindsey Carey, Tegan Cohen, Mackenzie Costello, Isabel Dreher, Isabella Eliot, Ruthana Ellis, Breanna Flanagan, Sean Flanagan, Shayna Hanley, Cheyenne Heinselman, Colin Henke, Rachel Hurley, Alyssa Janoch, Molly Janoch, Elias Jaynes, Hannah Johnson, Jillian Karlicek, Deanna … 0

Achievement:

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

William Robidoux of Temple was named to the honor roll for the fall term at Suffield (Conn.) Academy. … 0

Student Voices: ConVal students call for a change — silently

Monday, December 8, 2014

If you walked into the Budget Work session for the ConVal School District on Nov. 19, you would have been witness to what many students are now calling “something big.” What started as a small dispute over paying … 0

ConVal Voices: ConVal’s culture monitor

Friday, December 5, 2014

“We don’t see things as they are, we see them as we are.” — Anais Nin Having the job title of Culture Monitor has been interesting and fun, a source of entertainment and amusement. When I tell people that I’m the Culture Monitor at ConVal Regional High School … 0

ConVal: French Club hosts cafe, takes trip

Friday, December 5, 2014

The ConVal French Club hosted a Cafe Theatre to celebrate National French Week on Nov. 11. Pictured above are: Annie Henry (CVHS junior), Ihaya Vaidya, (PES 4th grader), Sierra Hamlin,(PES 4th grader), Lori Streeter, (CVHS French Teacher) and … 0

ConVal: Two FAFSA help nights scheduled

Friday, December 5, 2014

The ConVal High School Counseling Department is hosting two evening sessions for assistance in filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid on Jan. 21 and Feb. 3, 2015. These sessions offer individual and confidential sessions for parents and students to meet with a representative from NHHEAF to … 0