Featured image of article: Hautanen Wins Peterborough Rotary Speech Contest

Four ConVal students took part in the Peterborough Rotary Club’s Four Way Test Speech Contest at the Club’s weekly meeting at the Unitarian Church in Peterborough.

Seniors Aiden Hall of Peterborough, Natalia Hautanen of Peterborough and Timothy LaPierre of Dublin, advanced to the contest after competing through their Public Speaking class at ConVal.

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Featured image of article: McGuinness Elected Speaker in Youth & Government Program

The YMCAs of New Hampshire held the first weekend in their annual New Hampshire Youth & Government Program.

This year’s event involved 300 students from 29 schools statewide.  The motto of the YMCA Youth & Government Program is “Democracy must be learned by each generation.”

The program celebrates its 70th year this year and gives high school students the opportunity to learn first-hand about state government through two weekends that are held in March and April.

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Featured image of article: Nominations Sought For 2018 ConVal Athletic Hall of Fame

Nominations are currently being sought for the 2018 Class of Inductees into the ConVal High School Athletic Hall of Fame.

The ConVal High School Athletic Hall of Fame was established to formally honor the memory and contributions of the many athletes, coaches, and supporters of our athletic program. The Hall Of Fame serves as a symbol of our appreciation of the excellence,

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Featured image of article: Exhibit Of Goldthwaite-Gagne’s Cut Paper Creations In MA

Congratulations to ConVal Art teacher Mary Goldthwaite whose work has been selected to be on display at the Aviary Gallery during the month of February. The exhibit’s title is “Guided By (Female) Voices.”

Ms. Goldthwaite’s medium is the art of cut paper, or “Scheerenschnitte.” According to Wikipedia, Scheerenschnitte is an art form with a long tradition.

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Featured image of article: Chief Walker Recognized For Dedication To Student Success

Peterborough Fire Chief Ed Walker was recognized as a New Hampshire Scholars Champion during a breakfast ceremony at the Manchester Country Club on December 6, 2017.

The “Breakfast of Champions: Celebrating School Business Partnership” event was sponsored by the New Hampshire Department of Education, Unitil, BAE Systems, and NH Learning Initiative. It brought together businesses,

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Featured image of article: ConVal Trio “Kussecht” Wins Boston Hip Hop Battle

Congratulations to ConVal’s German rap trio “Kussecht” who won first place at the Goethe Institute Boston Hip-Hop Battle!

On November 30th, ConVal High School sent two teams to compete at the Boston Hip-Hop Battle against teams from all over New England. Students studied German hip hop in class and then created original raps in German on the topic of “ich”

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