Schools

Conval: Committee looks for cost savings

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — A suggestion that the ConVal School District’s new District Study Committee could look for cost-saving opportunities by reviewing the district’s Special Education program drew fire from two School Board members at Tuesday’s board meeting. The District Study Committee, which was formed last year, is made up of representatives of both the School Board and the Selectmen’s Advisory Committee. The group is intending to focus on review of the … 0

Achievement: Achievement

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Dana Blanchette of Hancock was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Lasell College, Newton, Mass. A member of the class of 2017, Blanchette is majoring in fashion and retail merchandising. … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge School District

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

JAFFREY GRADE SCHOOL Bus 47 JAFFREY GRADE SCHOOL 7:43 76 North St. 7:44 90/92 North St. 7:51 786 North St. 7:55 521 North St. 7:56 Emery Road at North St. 7:56 485 North St. 7:58 361 North St. 7:59 327 Nowh St. 8:01 Rt 137 at Windy Field Road 8:02 North St. at Parent St. 8:03 North St. at St. Jean St. 8:06 136 River St. 8:07 142 River St. 8:09 6 Monadnock View Drive … 0

Graduation:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Andrew Banuskevich of Peterborough graduated summa cum laude from Norwich University, Northfield, Vt., on May 10, earning a Bachelor of Science in athletic training. … 0

Achievement:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Elizabeth Farr of Rindge was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Endicott College, Beverly, Mass. To make the list a student must obtain a minimum grade point average of 3.5, receive no grade below a “C”, have no withdrawal grades, and be enrolled in … 0

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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Assumption College, Worcester, Mass.: Anne Bara of New Ipswich, class of 2014; Katie Kennedy of Wilton, class of 2014; and Melissa Shaw of New Ipswich, class of 2016. To make the list students must … 0

HOnor Roll:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

South Meadow School Fourth Quarter Grade 8 High honors: Riley Bemont, Micah Black, Casey Burgess, Morgan Carpenter, Christopher Clark, Riley Codman, Jordan Cooper, Branden Davis, Emma Golden, Michele Hartwell, Natalia Hautanen, Betelhem Imhoff, Rebecca Jennings, Katorina Keenan-Cote, Sara Krslovic, Timothy LaPierre, Patrick LaRoche, Benjamin Lee, Jessica Long, Brendan … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Making the exchange

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

As part of a summer exchange program, 30 teen students from China will be staying in Jaffrey and Rindge in July. The 14-year-old students will attend English as a Second Language courses most weekdays and will participate in … 0

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Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Timothy Boudrieau of Jaffrey was named to the dean’s honor roll for the spring semester at Lincoln College, Southington, Conn. To make the list a student must have a 3.70-3.99 grade point average. … 0

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Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Katelynn Kelleher of New Ipswich was named to the president’s list for the spring session at Lakes Region Community College, Laconia. She is majoring in fire science. To make the list a student must have a 3.75 grade point average or above. Ryan McQuade of Lyndeborough was named … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: High School principal resigns

Monday, June 23, 2014

John Barth, principal at Conant High School and Jaffrey-Rindge Middle School, has resigned, three months after he was put on administrative leave. In a statement announcing the resignation, Jaffrey-Rindge School Superintendent Jim O’Neill said the resignation will be effective at the end of the school year. Barth and … 0

Graduation:

Monday, June 23, 2014

Samuel Maloy of Rindge graduated summa cum laude from Boston (Mass.) University in May, earning a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in business administration and management. … 0

Mascenic School District: Teachers find new ways to optimize their class time

Monday, June 16, 2014

GREENVILLE — The teachers at Highbridge Hill Elementary School and Boynton Middle School are planning new ways of teaching their students that best use the class time available. In two separate presentations given to the School Board on … 0