ConVal Regional High School
West Meets With Hassan And Rosenworcel As Superintendent Kimberly Saunders looks on, ConVal High School Principal Gib West explains to Senator Maggie Hassan and Jessica Rosenworcel, a member of the FCC, how technology and Internet connectivity make learning relevant and new learning possible for students.
Clay Artist Maureen Mills Visits ConVal Maureen Mills is an award-winning ceramicist from Portsmouth. She also serves as faculty member and Chair of the Ceramics BFA Program at the New Hampshire Institute of Arts. On Wednesday, she visited the Ceramics Studio and shared her work and techniques with students.
NHEEAF Speaker Talks About College Applications Moira Valente explained how applying to college involves much more than sending in an application. Audience members learned how to strategically choose colleges to apply to, what the application components entail, and the ways families can afford to pay for college.
1:1 Blended Learning PLC Meets The 1:1 Blended Learning PLC meets Wednesdays to explore how to move forward with the effective integration of new technologies into instructional practices for teachers and learning practices for students. Here, Krystal Morin demonstrates the creation of a Google site.
Artist Chin Chih Yang Shares Experiences Chin Chih Yang is a Taiwanese-born multi-disciplinary artist who is currently a fellow in residence at the MacDowell Colony in Peterborough. On Wednesday, he shared some of his work, his life philosophy, and his artistic evolution with students at ConVal.
Students Get Into Library Resources With Kahoot! When was the last time you saw students get REALLY excited to learn about library resources? ConVal librarians Rachael Bowman and Ashley Jones created this high level of engagement with Kahoot!, a free, game-based platform that makes learning competitive — and fun!
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New Hampshire’s US Senator Maggie Hassan and Jessica Rosenworcel, a member of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), visited ConVal Regional High School on October 13. Hassan and Rosenworcel were interested in how technology and Internet connectivity made a difference in the instructional and learning practices at the high school level. Superintendent Kimberly Saunders and Principal Gib West guided the classroom tour.
The 1:1 Chromebooks were handed out to students less than ten days ago, and already they are finding their way into the teaching and learning practices in a variety of classes at ConVal.
In Mr. Wickham’s String Ensemble class, for example, the Chromebooks are used by students to arrange their own music for violin,
The ConVal Music Department is holding a Haunted Trail fundraiser on Friday, October 13, 2017.
The ConVal Music Department will offer two kinds of trails: one kid-friendly Trick-or-Treat Trail from 6:00-7:00 pm (accompanying parents are admitted free), and the spooky Paranoia Haunted Trail for students and adults from 7:15-9:00 pm.
Admission is $5.
There will be significant opportunities for employment in the manufacturing industry due to retirements and economic expansion which underscores the need to ensure a robust talent pipeline in the years to come. Manufacturing Month helps to promote manufacturing as a viable career.
The Region 14 Applied Technology Center offers three opportunities for students to learn more about careers in manufacturing.
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ConVal High School announced today that seniors Jason Frank and Lily Denehy have been named Commended Students in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program.
A Letter of Commendation from the school and the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, was presented by the school principal Gib West to these talented seniors.
The ConVal Regional High School Counseling Department has announced that sophomores Haley Davis, Liam Gilligan, and Elizabeth Guptill were selected to represent ConVal at the 2018 Hugh O’Brian Leadership Conference in May. The HOBY Conference is a weekend-long program held at the St. Methodios Center in Contoocook, and will host sophomore student leaders from across New Hampshire.
Interested in spending a summer, semester, or year in a foreign country? Come hear the Peterborough Rotary Club’s presentation on International Exchange on September 20th during TASC.
Rotary Youth Exchange is the opportunity of a lifetime for the more than 8,000 students who participate each year. By sharing your own culture and embracing a new one,
With slide photographs of a crater in Iceland, the Wolfgangsee (Lake Wolfgang) and other impressive scenic photos from Austria and Germany beside him, Nick Batty, a senior at ConVal High School recently shared his travel experiences to Europe. The talk took place in the Stephenson Memorial Library in Greenfield and was also attended by Cindi Hodgdon,
1:1 Chromebook And Blended Learning At ConVal High School
In an effort to further enhance academic programs currently offered in the ConVal School District, the School Board approved, in February of 2016, the purchase of Chromebook laptop computers for the middle and high schools.
The first phase of establishing 1:1 (1 laptop computer for every 1 student) learning environments will be introduced this fall. Freshman and sophomore students will be issued an HP Chromebook x360 11 Education Edition, starting in October 2017. Detailed information about the program will be made available during parent and student orientations.
Parents/Guardians have the option of paying an annual $25 Chromebook fee. If parents/guardians choose to pay this fee for the 2017-2018 school year, repairable damage to the Chromebook will be 100% covered. Additionally, if the Chromebook needs to be replaced due to damage or loss, parents/guardians of high school students will be charged only $100 for replacement and parents/guardians of middle school students will be charged only $75 for replacement
Parents interested in paying the optional Chromebook fee of $25 need to do so prior to October 16th. Payments should be made electronically at K12PaymentCenter. If unable to make an electronic payment and need to make a payment using an alternate method, please contact Mindy Ryan, ConVal School District’s Business Administrator, by phone 603-924-3336 ext. 2029 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org.