Featured image of article: Landers Wins Lantern Parade Poster Contest

ConVal Senior Rhett Landers has won the Peterborough Lantern Parade poster design contest for The Children and the Arts organization. Rhett is a student in Mr. Bills’ Graphic Design 1 class. 

This year, the Lantern Parade will be held on Saturday, December 7, as part of Peterborough’s Hometown Holiday Weekend.

The Peterborough Lantern Parade was inspired by the festival of lights tradition in England.

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Featured image of article: McCall To Compete In Deutsch Olympics

Congratulations to senior Liam McCall who was one of 14 German students nationwide to win a spot in the national finals for the IDO or International Deutsch (German) Olympics. 

McCall was chosen based on preliminary online rounds from close to three hundred students from around the country. 

In December, he will travel to Chicago to compete in the national finals. 

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Featured image of article: Allen Wins 2019-20 DAR Good Citizen Award

The Mary Varnum Platts-Peterborough Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution has announced the ConVal DAR Good Citizen Winner for 2019-2020 is senior Shannon Allen.

The DAR Good Citizen program and scholarship contest is intended to encourage and reward the qualities of good citizenship. Students selected for this award must have the following qualities:

  • Dependability – which includes truthfulness, loyalty, and punctuality.

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Featured image of article: ConVal Announces HOBY Leadership Delegates

The ConVal Regional High School Counseling Department has announced that sophomores Eva Calcutt, Fletcher Maggs, and Riley Momenee were selected to represent ConVal at the 2020 Hugh O’Brian Leadership Conference in May. The HOBY Conference is a weekend-long program held at St. Anselm College, and will host sophomore student leaders from across New Hampshire.

Calcutt,

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Featured image of article: Fabianski Recipient of DAR Classroom Grant

ConVal Regional High School Engineering Teacher Karen Fabianski of Troy, NH, was awarded the Daughters of the American Revolution Helen Pouch Memorial Fund Classroom Grant by DAR Member Nancy Rose Redling.

Sponsored by the Mary Varnum Platts-Peterborough Chapter NSDAR, Fabianski was one of fifty-one awards given nationally to classroom teachers for a proposed classroom project.

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Featured image of article: Brigham Boice Receives National DAR Award

ConVal Regional High School junior Brigham Boice of Peterborough was presented with the Daughters of the American Revolution Mary Desha Medal for Youth at the New Hampshire DAR Fall Meeting this past Friday. 

The Mary Desha Medal for Youth honors a Youth for outstanding service to the community, state, or nation, through participation and/or leadership in such activities as conservation,

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Featured image of article: McCall A Commended National Merit Scholar

ConVal Regional High School Principal Michelle Voto announced today that senior Liam McCall has been named a Commended Student in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program.  

About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Although they will not continue in the 2020 competition for National Merit Scholarship awards,

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Featured image of article: New Hampshire Youth Poet Laureate Reads Poems

ConVal senior and New Hampshire’s Youth Poet Laureate, Rachel Sturges, recently read from her poems at the Toadstool Bookshop in Peterborough. The event was sponsored by the Peterborough Poetry Project.

Alice Fogel, the New Hampshire Poet Laureate, introduced Rachel and the other speakers saying the idea for a NH Youth Poet Laureate position came to her at the suggestion of a New Hampshire teacher.

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