CCS fifth-grade class reconfiguration moves forward

By Gail Callahan Despite the concerns of a number of parents, administrators at Charlotte Central School (CCS) plan on moving ahead with the proposal to reduce the number of fifth grade classrooms from three to two. The concept, which was introduced during the budget process last year, caused a small firestorm among several incoming fifth… Read More »

Waldorf students host car wash fundraiser

Waldorf students host car wash fundraiser

Still looking at muddy wheel wells and pollen spattered windows? It’s time to clean up and get ready for the summer! A group of energetic Waldorf High School students are fundraising for their senior class trip with a car wash at the Shelburne Shopping Park on Saturday, July 5 from 10am-1pm. While the student’s suds… Read More »

Charlotte Central School Second Semester Honor Roll

Alpha Team, 6th grade Honors: Kayla Carroll Nani Clemmons Reed Dousevicz Michael Hayes Olivia Hagios Peter Hyams McLain Jipner Kayley Lambert Aaron McNally Ethan Naylor Binney Patton Claire Slater Santiago Vazquez Benjamin Vincent Benjamin Wetzell Samuel Zinner High Honors: Maryn Askew Quinn Boardman Ceceily Breen Aydan Forando Jane Hardy Sadie Holmes Isa Kaplan Annliese Kramer… Read More »

Hunter Education Instructor Training Course July 18-19

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is offering a New Instructor Training Course for people interested in volunteering to teach Hunter Education, Trapping Education, or Bowhunter Education courses in Vermont. The course will take place starting at 7pm on Friday, July 18, and will go through the afternoon of Saturday, July 19.  It will be… Read More »

kudos

Providence College, Providence, R.I. The following area residents have been named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2014 semester Lillian Cartularo of Hinesburg and a member of the class of 2017 Chennah Sharpe of Charlotte and a member of the class of 2017 Taylor Thibault of Charlotte and a member of the class of… Read More »

Grad Challenge consultant encourages participation

By Emily Anderson, CVU Grad Challenge Community Consultant I was delighted when Sarah Jacobs, a Hinesburg resident and a senior at Champlain Valley Union (CVU) High School, asked me to be a community consultant for her Grad Challenge project. Her specific interest was to see how the arts can help people with disabilities to express… Read More »

Rising seniors

By Sarah Soule In the world of college admission, students in the Class of 2015 are known as “rising seniors” which means that since their junior year has now reached its conclusion they are “hot prospects” in the world of recruiting. Colleges nationwide are eager to attract rising seniors over the summer to visit their… Read More »

International students at CVU

International students at CVU

Towards the end of every academic year, international students the school has hosted over the course of the school year visit the CVU School Board. This year, students from Austria, Denmark, Italy, Germany, and Sweden talked about the many differences between their schools and CVU, and were unanimous in their praise of the CVU experience.… Read More »

Charlotte School Board discusses teacher negotiations

By Gail Callahan During last week’s Charlotte School Board meeting commissioners discussed, in executive session, how the latest round of teacher contract negotiations were shaping up. To hear officials from Chittenden South Supervisory Union offices tell it, the Board took no action after coming out of its secret session. Former School Commissioner Edorah Frazer acted… Read More »