Featured image of article: Model Legislature Day Brings Awards For ConVal

This weekend, members of ConVal’s Youth and Government Club went to the New Hampshire State House in Concord for Model Legislature Day.

Throughout the year, teens meet in their school Youth and Government groups to discuss and debate issues that affect citizens of their state and to propose legislation. The program culminates with students serving as delegates at the statewide conference,

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Featured image of article: Beck Lorimer Performs At NE Music Festival

On March 19th, the New England Music Festival held its 89th annual concert at Gilford High School, NH. The performance featured high school instrumental and choral students from around New England.

ConVal High School’s Beck Lorimer, percussionist, won an audition with a convincing score and was accepted to the festival. He performed with the concert band in challenging literature,

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Featured image of article: ConVal Students Score High On German National Exam

The National German Exam is administered each year to nearly 22,000 high school students in the second, third and fourth level of German.

The Exam, now in its 56th year, provides individual diagnostic feedback, rewards students through an extensive prize program, and creates a sense of accomplishment.

Exam results provide a means of comparing students in all regions of the country,

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Featured image of article: Pickering Receives NEASC Award

ConVal High School Principal Brian Pickering was recognized by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) with the Jacob Ludes III Leadership Award. The award was given for Pickering’s contributions to the critical work of reforming the NEASC public school accreditation process and for his work as a NEASC commission member. Congratulations, Mr.

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Featured image of article: NHCSS Taps Bowman For Teacher Of The Year Award

The New Hampshire Council for the Social Studies (NHCSS) has announced its choice of ConVal High School teacher Eric Bowman as the recipient of the 2016 Donald R. Marquiz Memorial Teacher of the Year Award.

Social Studies chair Nancy Gagnon visited Bowman’s classroom at the end of the school day on Friday to read the official declaration and to share some of the statements that had been made in support of Bowman’s nomination.

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Featured image of article: Two ConVal Teachers Recognized As Outstanding

Mathematics teacher Amanda Hinton and Graphics teacher Andy Bills were presented with the 2016 Outstanding Teacher Award from Daniel Webster College earlier this week.

ConVal alumni Ayo Guy-Scott and Bryanna Lindsay nominated Bills and Hinton, respectively, for their dedication to students and appreciation for hard work.

Both Bills and Hinton were presented with their awards by Jim Lindsay,

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Featured image of article: Scholastic Arts Winners Exhibit At Pinkerton Academy

Pinkerton Academy in Derry hosted an exhibit and awards ceremony for the 2016 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards which included several artists from ConVal. The following students were recognized:

Gold Key Individual Awards: Isaac Bacon, Libby Blake, Juliet Hunt, Madelynne Moynihan, Chase LaBelle, Ivy Battaglia, Valerie St. Amand, and Ashley Cheviot

Silver Key Individual Awards: Kaelie Huard,

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Featured image of article: ConVal Students Score In U.S. Crystal Growing Competition

Five members of ConVal’s Chemistry Club were selected into the top ten list of the United States Crystal Growing Competition:

  • Sarah Johnson and Kaylin Krslovic — 8th in the Overall category
  • Ashley Cheviot and Veronika Raczek — 9th in the Quality category
  • Michael Zrzavy — Honorable Mention

ConVal Chemistry Club advisor Moira Milne was the facilitator of the students’

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