ConVal Regional High School
Semester 1 Finals Coming Up Soon Finals are currently scheduled as follows: January 25 — Block 1 exams 7:45-9:15; Block 2 exams 9:45-11:15. January 26 — Block 3 exams 7:45-9:15; Block 4 exams 9:45-11:15. Buses will leave school at 11:20 am on a modified late bus schedule. January 27 — Make-up Day.
VEX Robotics In The Lucy Hurlin Theatre Nearly 30 teams from NH schools competed in the VEX Robotics competition at ConVal on Saturday. Students used VEX parts and computer software to design a robot to perform specific tasks in both autonomous and student-driven modes. ConVal's 1828 team reached the finals.
Band Members At Monadnock Valley Music Festival More than a dozen members of the ConVal Band perform with the Monadnock Valley Music Festival Band a unique piece of music — Andrew Boysen's Symphony #4 which combines music with occasional chanting by the musicians. The guest conductor is Casey Goodwin of UNH.
ConVal Singers At Monadnock Valley Music Festival Eighteen ConVal singers join the 64-member Monadnock Valley Music Festival Chorus to perform five choral pieces that cover a variety of of composers and styles. Here they sing, under the direction of Jill Pennington, "Fa Una Canzona" composed by Orazio Vecchi in 1585.
Celebration Of Learning "Sparks" Conversations With engineering teacher Gil Morris looking on, senior Noah Bell demonstrates an electrical arc using a homemade "Tesla Coil." The arc produces a plasma and the plasma produces the visible light. All components for the Tesla coil were made and assembled by Noah himself.
Students Explore The "Chemistry In Our Homes" Students in Dr. Milne's Chemistry classes explore the chemicals in products such as baby wipes, sunscreen, and cosmetics as well as pharmaceuticals (antacids, laxatives, etc.) which can be readily found in homes; the project requires both research and citation skills.
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After more than 30 hours of video recording and 150 hours of editing, our documentary “The Making of Crazy For You – How a Musical is Produced at ConVal High School” based on our 2015 fall musical is complete.
The one-hour film will premiere in the LHT this coming Thursday,
Wednesday, January 25
Block 1 Exams 7:45-9:15
Block 2 Exams 9:45-11:15
Thursday, January 26
Block 3 Exams 7:45-9:15
Block 4 Exams 9:45-11:15
Buses will leave school at 11:20 am on a modified late bus schedule (see below). Students who are not part of co-curriculars or athletics are expected to leave campus at that time.
Due to inclement weather, ConVal School District schools are closed today.
Michelle Jarest and Jason Frank, both ConVal seniors, and Social Studies teacher Greg Leonard attended the inauguration ceremonies of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States in Washington D.C.
This special opportunity came as a result of their participation in a summer 2016 learning opportunity devoted to “The Presidency and the Press,” organized by the Marlin Fitzwater Center for Communication at Franklin Pierce University.
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On December 13, 290 students from high schools across the state competed in the annual World Language Poetry Recitation Contest. The competition brought together language students in French, German, Latin, and Spanish to recite poems in their target language before a panel of judges.
To compete in the contest, schools may enter up to three students in each language and in each of four levels which range from first-year students (Level 1) to fourth-year students and students taking AP-level courses (Level 4).
National Honor Society (NHS) is a national organization for high school students that seeks to honor students who demonstrate excellence in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service, and character. Students are eligible to be inducted into National Honor Society in 11th and 12th grade.
Initiated into the Society on December 8, 2016 were: Bailey Kirkpatrick,
Congratulations to the Cougar’s head football coach Paul Landau who was named the Division II South Coach of the Year. Landau led the Cougars through a very successful fall season that resulted in a total of six wins and three losses.
Seven of his ConVal football players were named to the DII South All-State Team,
Science teacher Beth Wallace was recognized as a New Hampshire Scholars Champion during a breakfast ceremony in the Dining Center Banquet Hall at Southern New Hampshire University on December 7, 2016.
The “Breakfast of Champions: Celebrating School Business Partnership” event was jointly sponsored by the New Hampshire Department of Education and Unitil. It brought together businesses,
2017 Yearbook Information
Happy New Year from the ConVal Yearbook staff!
Now is a great time to think about recognition ads for your favorite ConVal student. Recognition ads can be done for any student to celebrate their special achievements during the year.
The process is simple. Prepare a couple of photographs of your favorite moments of the school year and go to the Jostens Yearbook Yearbook Ad page to choose a layout and special message.
The 2017 ConVal Yearbook will go into production in early March, so the deadline for recognition ads is Thursday, February 16th, 2017.
As always, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact the 2016-17 Yearbook advisors, Mrs. Bastoni and Mrs. Mitschmyer.