Featured image of article: School Board Explains Tax Impact Of Approved Budget

Residents of the Contoocook Valley (ConVal) School District will soon be receiving final tax bills for the year. It is important to note the significant increase in the “local education” portion of your tax rates. The ConVal School Board wishes to explain how this year’s approved school budget impacted tax bills.

After many years of relatively flat school budgets,

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Featured image of article: Why The School Board Keeps Looking For Alternative Models

Why is the ConVal School Board looking at student enrollments, consolidation models, use of resources, funding formulas and district equity?

While New Hampshire is rated one of the best places to raise children, elementary and secondary public-school enrollment has consistently declined over the past decade. This decline raises questions for districts about the possible need to consolidate functions across schools,

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Featured image of article: ConVal’s Applied Technology Center Charts Future

For many years, ConVal High School (CVHS) has been the site of not just our high school but also of a regional Applied Technology Center (ATC). The ATC has remained in continuous operation since its beginning in the 1990’s.

Over the last four years, there has been a concerted effort by our school board and the district to revitalize and update our programs to better serve our students.

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