Featured image of article: Before and After School Care

ConVal has partnered with the Boys & Girls Club of Souhegan Valley to provide before and after school care for students who attend FES, GES, HES. Students can be dropped off at Greenfield Elementary School as early as 6:30 am and will be bused to FES in time for school. After school, students can take the bus to GES,

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Nationwide, some 2.5 million grandparents are parenting their grandchildren and not without a host of challenges and issues that come with the job, including mixed emotions, financial burdens, health concerns and keeping pace with the children.

Join us for a discussion on the joys and challenges grandparents face, hear from other grandparents and learn about some of the resources and supports available.

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Featured image of article: FES And ConVal Students Collaborate On Pirate-Themed Story

The theme for this year’s Children and the Arts Festival is “A Pirate’s Life for Me.”

On Wednesday, students from Mrs. Seale’s fourth-grade class at Francestown Elementary School and students from ConVal High School collaborated on creating a pirate-themed story in Ms. Vanat’s English classroom. The collaboration was inspired by District Arts Integration Coordinator Jeannie Connolly.

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FES was lucky to have six guest readers join our All-School Literacy Day on March 23rd, 2018. Dr. Forrest (Assistant Superintendent), Mark Swasey (ConVal Athletic Director – pictured above), Colleen Roy (GES principal), Dr. Lewis (School Psychologist), and Jennifer Swasey (School Counselor) read to multi-aged groups of students throughout the morning. The students then worked on an activity in these groups that focused on one aspect of Literacy.

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Do you know an Outstanding Educator in the ConVal School District?

Perhaps it’s the extra time spent with students to ensure they develop a deep understanding of the material, maybe it’s the educator’s creativity or caring that sparks the joy of learning in a student, or maybe it’s the educator going the extra mile every day and deserves some recognition.

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