Schools

ConVal: Public to have their say on budget Saturday

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

ConVal School District’s Deliberative Session for its $44,746,514 proposed operating budget is Saturday at 10 a.m. at ConVal High School. The proposed 2015-16 operating budget is 1.7-percent less than this year’s $45,522,549 default budget. In March, the public rejected the proposed operating budget, forcing the School Board and administration to trim $770,000 to reach a default budget. The 2015-16 default budget is $44,547,714, which is a 2.14-percent reduction over this … 0

ConVal: Lawyer: Petition article is advisory

Monday, January 26, 2015

The petition article to close Great Brook School and have the students and staff combine with South Meadow School has been deemed a referendum by ConVal School District counsel. That means that even if the advisory article passes, the School Board wouldn’t be required to act on the vote. Dean B. Eggert of the firm Wadleigh, Starr and Peters, provided an analysis to … 0

ConVal: Board rejects petition articles

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — The number of students in the ConVal Regional School District has been declining for about a decade. Over the last several years, there has been conversation among the public and School Board about whether to close a middle or elementary school in response to the declining student population. And in the … 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

Peterborough/Antrim/Bennington: Project LIFT offers adult education classes

Friday, December 5, 2014

Project LIFT has provided free education to communities in Southern New Hampshire and doesn’t plan on changing that any time soon. The main office located in Hillsborough has outreach satellite offices at local libraries or other human services … 0

Wilton: Home for school

Monday, December 8, 2014

Linda LaDouceur’s living room looks much like any other home: A comfortable couch and wide, well-padded arm chair fill an otherwise open floor plan, and shelves of children’s books for a variety of ages line one end. But … 0