Featured image of article: ConVal Recognized For NH Tackles Hunger Contributions

On October 9, Athletic Director John Reitnauer received an email from WMUR, thanking ConVal for its contributions to the annual “New Hampshire Tackles Hunger” campaign.

The letter on behalf of WMUR Sports Director Jamie Staton reads as follows:

“Congratulations! Your local food bank, the Peterborough Food Pantry, has reached $1,045, which means your food pantry has received a matching gift of $500 through the generosity of the Lois Roy Dickerman Fund.

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Featured image of article: Riffle A Commended National Merit Scholar

ConVal Regional High School Principal Heather McKillop announced today that senior Mary Reagan Riffle has been named a Commended Student in the 2021 National Merit® Scholarship Program.

The 34,000 Commended Students placed among the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2021 competition by taking the 2019 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT).

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Featured image of article: Lance Levesque Recognized As Educator Of Distinction

Lance Levesque who teaches digital media at ConVal’s Region 14 Applied Technology Center has just been recognized by the National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) as an “Educator of Distinction.”

Educators of Distinction are outstanding role models and exemplary practitioners who have made a lasting difference in a student’s life by encouraging them to strive for excellence,

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Featured image of article: ConVal Receives NHIAA Sportsmanship Award

ConVal High School was notified by the New Hampshire Interscholastic Athletic Association (NHIAA) that it will receive the Associations’ Sportsmanship Award.

In a letter to the high school administration, Executive Director Jeffrey Collins wrote: “On behalf of the NHIAA Sportsmanship Committee, I am pleased to inform you that you will be receiving the NHIAA/National Federation of State High School Associations’

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Featured image of article: Welby Receives Ewing Art Award

Senior Eamon Welby is the recipient of a 2020 Ruth and James Ewing Arts Award.

This was the sixth time that the art prizes were given. The awards are named for the late owners of The Keene Sentinel who were well recognized in the region as supporters of cultural endeavors in the Monadnock area and beyond.

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Featured image of article: Two ConVal Chorus Students Honored By NHMEA

The New Hampshire Music Educators Association (NHMEA) has awarded “Outstanding Audition Honors” to Grace Christensen and Aria Drew.

The Outstanding Audition Honors were bestowed for achieving the highest audition rating in their respective performance area for the New Hampshire All-State Music Festival.

“It is rare to have a student from our school receive this recognition,

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