Featured image of article: ConVal Library Learning Commons Named Best In State

The New Hampshire School Library Media Association has just announced that ConVal librarians Rachael Bowman and Ashley Jones and the ConVal Library Learning Commons have been named as the recipients of the 2019 Outstanding Library Program of the Year Award.

The Awards Committee announcement read in part: “This award recognizes library programs of exceptionally high quality.

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Featured image of article: SST Holds Student Recognition Breakfast

The Student Support Team (SST) at ConVal Regional High School hosted the 12th Student Recognition Breakfast on Wednesday, January 30, 2019.

Sixty-nine students were recognized for their positive contributions to the ConVal Community. Students were nominated by faculty and staff for making a difference in the ConVal community. The recipients enjoyed a catered breakfast provided by ConVal Food Services.

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Featured image of article: ConVal High School Hosts VEX Robotics Competition

On Saturday, January 19, ConVal hosted the VEX Robotics Tournament. The competition was fought among dozens of teams from New Hampshire and Vermont.

In the VEX Competitions, which are presented by the Robotics Education & Competition Foundation, teams of students are tasked with designing and building a robot to play against other teams in a game-based engineering challenge.

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Featured image of article: End of Semester Exam Schedule

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Block 1 Exams     7:45-9:15
Break                   9:15-9:45
Block 2 Exams    9:45-11:15
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Block 3 Exams     7:45-9:15
Break                   9:15-9:45
Block 4 Exams    9:45-11:15
Friday, January 25, 2019

Make-up exams will be held by arrangement with individual teachers.

Buses will leave school at 11:20 am on a modified late bus schedule.

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Featured image of article: College-Level Health Care Class Offered At ConVal

ConVal High School is proud to be partnering with Nashua Community College to offer Health Care Courses on the ConVal High School campus. This spring, NCC is offering Biology in Focus I for both interested ConVal students and adult learners.

This 16-week course awards 4 college credits for all enrollees. ConVal students are invited to register for this credit-bearing course for FREE.

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Featured image of article: ATC Students Visit New Hampshire Ball Bearings and Millipore

Students in the Applied Technology Center’s Manufacturing CTE program had the opportunity to tour the facilities and interact with the employees at New Hampshire Ball Bearings (NHBB) in Peterborough and Millipore Sigma in Jaffrey.

NHBB is is a leading manufacturer of precision bearings and complex bearing assemblies for the aerospace, defense, medical, dental,

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Featured image of article: Taking Learning To A Whole New Level: Student Re-Creates Late 19th Century Peterborough In VR

When ConVal held its Celebration of Learning on Thursday, there were many interesting examples of student work on display. One of them was titled “Newpast: Peterborough 1886.” According to its creator Brigham Boice, a sophomore, Newpast is a video game in which you can view the town of Peterborough in 1886 in an interactive, computer-based setting,

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