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Tyler LeBlanc, a member of ConVal High School's bass fishing team, shows School Board members some of the equipment used by the team.

Conval: Bass fishing club takes steps towards team status

Monday, July 21, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Last October, ConVal’s bass fishing team concluded its first season on the water by finishing fifth overall and first in the smallmouth bass category at the NHIAA championship on Lake Winnisquam. Now the team, which competed as a club last year, wants to start the process toward becoming an official team sport at ConVal. “What we need is … 0

ConVal: Paraprofessional job, iPads and Chromebooks restored

Monday, July 21, 2014

ConVal High School students will be getting additional iPad computers next year after all, following a recent School Board decision to restore funding that had been cut after voters rejected the district’s budget proposal in March. Because of larger than anticipated savings in the School District’s health insurance costs, board members at their June 17 meeting agreed to spend $129,000 for both iPad … 0

Graduation:

Monday, July 21, 2014

Greylin Nielsen of Temple graduated magna cum laude from Smith College, Northampton, Mass., Phi Beta Kappa, on May 18, earning a degree in biology. She is a 2010 graduate of ConVal High School and the daughter of Gary Nielsen and Connie Rinaldo. … 0

MIlestone:

Monday, June 2, 2014

Patrick Groleau of Sharon was selected by ConVal High School faculty to represent Cheney-Armstrong Post 5 N.H. American Legion at Boys State at Rivier College. Groleau, a junior, is a member of the National Honor Society and captain of the History Bowl team and just returned from a … 0

Peterborough: Leading the way, in personalized education

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

In 2011, ConVal High School created something extraordinary. Something that — even three years after its implementation — educators from across New Hampshire and New England continue to call “revolutionary.” Guy Donnelly, principal at Kingswood High School in … 0

Mascenic School District: School Board adds $19K to MRI bill

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

GREENVILLE — The Mascenic School District recently agreed to spend an additional $19,000 with Municipal Resources Inc., for contracted services, to include projects and training that will ease a transition between the contractors and permanent staffing. During its May 19 meeting, the school board agreed to pay the … 0

Conval: SAC to help review Articles of Agreement

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Members of ConVal’s Selectmen’s Advisory Committee committed to participating in a renewed effort by the school district’s District Study Committee, which is planning to review the district’s Articles of Agreement — except for those articles that could relate to school consolidation — and to try to … 0

CONVAL: School Board sets goals for next year

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — ConVal School Board members have agreed on three goals for the board to have in mind as they prepare for a new school year. Two of the goals are quite specific. The board wants to work to produce a budget that will pass muster with voters … 0

Graduation:

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Justin Feldhusen of New Ipswich graduated from Lakes Region Community College, Laconia, May 17, earning a degree in fire science. … 0

Graduation:

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Anthony Cesolini of Jaffrey graduated from Nichols College, Dudley, Mass., May 10, earning a Bachelor of Science in business administration. … 0

Mascenic School District: Mascenic to raise number of credits needed to graduate

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

GREENVILLE — Mascenic will be taking a look at their graduation policy, and raising the amount of credits required to graduate from high school. During the Mascenic School Board meeting Monday, the board took a first look at … 0

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Great Brook School Term Three Grade 8 High honors: Shaylie Alfonso, Emily Bailey, Skye Civitella, Clara Colby, Sarah Dauphinais, Yamari David, Lily Denehy, Shea Ellis, Kalbie Grassett, Destiny Guadagno, Emma Henderson, Bailey Kirkpatrick, Nicholas Lee, Niamh McElligott, Hunter Salamy, Eli Tamok, Sophia Weinreich, Mackenzie Wetherill, Dominique Wheeler, Isabel … 0

Great Brook named Middle School of the Year

Monday, May 19, 2014

ANTRIM — Students are Great Brook School got a quite surprise Thursday, when they learned at an awards assembly that their school has been chosen as New Hampshire’s Middle School of the Year. The announcement that the school … 0