Featured image of article: Students Practice Online Communication

Students in Mr. Levesque’s Digital Photo I class recently had the opportunity to learn about blogging and to practice online communication skills. The blended learning assignment combined the use of pages and web posts in Blogger.

The assignment consisted of several integrated parts: an artist statement, a photo share page which presents historical photographs from different eras — from Daguerreotypes to modern digital photos —,

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Featured image of article: Select Choir Members Learn About Indonesian Music

On Monday, February 19th, Select Choir members participated in a workshop with Ade and Tommy Monareh on Indonesian music.

The ConVal choirs are currently preparing a program of choral music titled “Island Songs”. Three of our school choirs are each learning traditional songs from different island nations. Throughout this process, students have engaged in learning about the geography,

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Featured image of article: Using AR To Study Famous Psychologists

Students in Ms. Gagnon’s Psychology class recently created Augmented Reality (AR) files to present connections related to famous psychologists.

The blended learning assignment, “Connections throughout the history of psychology,” asked students to research a psychological theorist of their choice. Students then used their findings to create 3-minute videos. The videos reviewed key facts about the psychologists,

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Featured image of article: Course Registrations For The 2018-2019 School Year

Course registration for the 2018-2019 school year will begin on February 2, 2018. Counselors will meet with:

  • Juniors on February 5, 2018
  • Sophomores on February 12, 2018 and
  • Freshmen on February 19, 2018

to hand out course selection sheets and review the registration process. School counselors will be coming to these respective TASC rooms and will address the students while they are scheduling for the week.

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Featured image of article: VLACS Students Meet For Orientation

Students who have enrolled in a Virtual Learning Academy Charter School (VLACS) course this semester meet with librarians Ashley Jones and Rachael Bowman for an orientation.

VLACS is an online public high school that affords students the opportunity to enroll in courses that might not fit into their regular schedules or that allow them to explore special learning interests.

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Featured image of article: ConVal School Board Update

Every March, all voters in the district are provided with the opportunity to vote on the budget for the following school year.

In addition, there are some items that frequently appear and require voter approval, including acceptance of the auditor reports, appropriation of funds for the various district trust funds, and School Board member salaries.

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