Schools

Many came to Monday's School Board meeting to show their support for Rindge Memorial School Principal Jurg Jenzer, who announced he is stepping down after this school year.

Jaffrey-Rindge: Board sets graduation date

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

RINDGE — The School Board unanimously approved two key scheduling decisions at Monday’s meeting, one setting a graduation date for Conant High School and the other moving two teacher workshops to the end of the school year, in order to push the last day of school up to June 19. The changes allow for the last day of school to … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge School District: Parents support retiring principal

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

RINDGE — It was a full crowd at the Rindge Memorial School cafeteria on Monday as a wealth of residents, teachers, and others came to show their support for retiring principal Jurg Jenzer, who announced his retirement in a letter to the district on Feb. 16. Those in support of Jenzer took time to speak, both during and after the School Board meeting, … 0

ConVal: Petitions 8, 9 by the numbers

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

If the public votes to approve a warrant petition article to close Great Brook School, the ConVal School District would save at least $1,682,880 each year from closing the middle school in Antrim, according to a report the District Model Study Committee published in 2012. Another petition article — to lift from Article … 0

Mascenic School District: Sports funding on chopping block

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

GREENVILLE — Coming off a top-six finish at the state swim meet Saturday, a personal victory for her, Mascenic junior Briana Boulerice is already looking towards next year, when she hopes to make captain of Mascenic’s swim team. … 0

ConVal: Board votes to go with Cafe Services vendor

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — An in-house vendor has served cafeteria food to ConVal schools for 26 years. But, the School Board on Tuesday elected not to renew the contract with ConVal Food Services, and instead is switching to Cafe Services … 0

Peterborough: Wildlife Encounters at library

Friday, February 13, 2015

Peterborough Town Library will be hosting two Wildlife Encounters shows on Feb. 25. Preregistration is required for 10:30 a.m. or 12:30 p.m.. Seating is limited. Skilled presenters will share rare wild life species while raising awareness concerning issues affecting animals, people and the earth. This “encounter” is free … 0

Mascenic School District: Students honored

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Mascenic district students were awarded Student of the Month during the School Board meeting last week. Amelia McClain was awarded for Highbridge Hill Elementary School, Owen Krook for Boynton Middle School, and Jackson Whitehouse for Mascenic Regional High … 0

Mascenic School District: District braces for cuts

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

The district got the first taste of what $1.6 million in cuts could look like during a Mascenic School Board meeting Thursday: 8.6 teacher positions, as well as a number of other jobs, foreign language studies and sports … 0

ConVal: Public hearing for petition article today

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Editor’s note: This story has been updated to reflect that the public hearing on the petition warrant article is tonight. The public hearing for the petition article to amend Article Five of ConVal’s Articles of Agreement is Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the ConVal High School library. Matthew … 0

ConVal: ML

Sunday, February 8, 2015

More fun with projection lighting! In this photo is Bella Edes a sophomore at ConVal High School. Your Name: Maddi Sullivan … 0

ConVal: Food service vendor change?

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

ConVal’s Budget and Property Committee elected Tuesday to recommend the School Board outsource the school district’s cafeteria program to a vending company, instead of staying with the current in-house service. But Cafe Services, with corporate offices in Londonderry, says it will retain all of ConVal Food Services’s employees, … 0

Peterborough: Forum tackles kids and digital media

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Families discuss Kids and Digital Media during Tuesday’s Community Conversation forum in Bass Hall. … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Attempt to cut the budget thwarted

Thursday, February 5, 2015

An attempt to slash the Jaffrey-Rindge Cooperative School District’s 2015-16 budget was voted down at the Deliberative Session Wednesday, after Selectman Roberta Oeser of Rindge submitted an amendment to reduce the budget by $477,479. “As I mentioned at … 0