Four Winds science program at Mater Christi School

Four Winds science program at Mater Christi School

For many years, students in K-4 at Mater Christi School have been fortunate to be able to participate in the Four Winds Nature Institute. Parents have become used to their youngsters talking about tracking animals in the woods behind the Sisters’ convent, discussing the kinds of clouds by getting outside and really looking at them, […]

Graduation week!

June 9, CCS graduation, at 6:15 pm at the Charlotte Community School. June 9, HCS graduation at 6:00pm at the Hinesburg Community School. June 10, CVU graduation at 1:00pm on the UVM campus.

Charlotte Central School holds its annual Carnation Ceremony

Charlotte Central School holds its annual Carnation Ceremony

The Carnation Ceremony is one of Charlotte Central School’s sweetest traditions. Every June, kindergarten students hand a carnation to eighth graders as a way to bookend the students’ journey through all nine years at CCS. The kindergarteners also recited a poem to their older friends which ended with a sentiment felt by many: “We will […]

CVU recognized for excellence in global education

Champlain Valley Union High School was recently recognized nationally for excellence in global education by EF High School Exchange Year, a high school exchange program. The award was presented to CVU Principal Adam Bunting and Board Chair Polly Malik at a recent school board meeting. The EF High School Exchange Year Global Education Excellence Award […]

College Counseling Corner

Class of 2017 – What’s Next? by Sarah Soule Current juniors are preparing to end the academic year by finishing their coursework, taking final exams, and looking ahead to the summer with great anticipation.  Their friends in the senior class will soon graduate and are eager to begin their next journey be it college, the […]

52 Kids and Endeavour Middle School form partnership

52 Kids and Endeavour Middle School form partnership

Last October, Frank Woitera from Uganda met with the students at the Endeavour Middle School in Shelburne. John Koernor of Charlotte, and a director of the 52 Kids Foundation, joined Frank as he spoke to the middle school children. Also attending was Camille Bartsch, a current high school senior and resident of Shelburne, and a […]

Community invited to CCS Champ Run and celebration

Community invited to CCS Champ Run and celebration

The Charlotte Central School PTO is excited to invite the entire Charlotte community to the Champ Run and end of school year celebration barbecue on Tuesday, June 7 from 5 to 7pm. Whether you like to run or like to eat, there’s something for everyone, plus the chance to win a fantastic prize from the […]

CCS school board discusses traffic flow

As the school year winds down, the Charlotte Central School school board talked about traffic speeds and signage at the school. CCS school board member Clyde Baldwin brought up concerns about the need for clear signage that indicates to drivers where they should go through the pick-up and drop-off travel lanes. Baldwin said he is […]

Young Writers Project

This Week: Humbling: “I thought I knew the answer, but …” finish the sentence in a story of a real or imagined experience Ski racer By Keira Yardley, Charlotte I thought I knew the answer to my mom’s question, “Do you want to ski race?” But boy, was I wrong. When I was younger, I […]

CVU school board addresses changing face of Grad Challenge

As Champlain Valley Union High School Principal Adam Bunting nears the end of his first year at the helm of the regional school, he’s led students, faculty and staff through joyous and sad times, and has already begun making changes that reflect the evolution of educating, learning, and preparing students for the future. One such […]