Featured image of article: New Peterborough School Board Member

November 16, 2021

It is my duty as the Chair to inform the ConVal community that Board Member Jerry Wilson (Peterborough) tendered his resignation from the Board, effective November 30, 2021, or earlier if a replacement could be found before that date.

I would like to take this time to thank Jerry for his years of service devoted to the students and communities of ConVal during his tenure.

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Featured image of article: ConVal School Board – Financial Updates

It’s that time of year again from a school budget and property tax bill point of view.  And it’s time to start our annual series of articles regarding the financial aspects of running the District.

We’re going to take a different approach this year.  The past two years, our articles built a base of knowledge about the school budget and the property tax process. 

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Featured image of article: ConVal Community Forum — update

We have received excellent response to the Community Forum survey we provided for community input.

As a quick recap to the survey results:

There were 135 survey respondents with 92 noting they will be attending the Community Forum in person.

The survey topics in ranked order of selection by the community:

  • Masking and COVID 19 

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Featured image of article: ConVal School Board Announces Community Forum September 30

The ConVal School Board, working with the ConVal Administration, is pleased to announce its first-ever Community Forum.

The ‘public comment’ periods at the beginning and end of the School Board meetings have been a source of frustration for some in the community. Board meetings are designed to conduct the business of the District and therefore there is limited time for meaningful dialogue between the public and the Board.

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Featured image of article: ConVal School Board Statement on COVID-19 Protocols

August 24, 2021

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the ConVal School District has made operational changes and adopted policies to respond to this virus based on the best available science and advice of medical experts. It is important for us all to recognize that science is a developing process and that this was a new “novel” virus with which our public health system had no previous knowledge of methods of transmission,

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Featured image of article: Thank You for Your Public Comments at Board Meetings

August 24, 2021

The Board would like to acknowledge the members of our community that have taken the time to provide public comments at our recent Board meetings. We recognize that this requires you to take time out of your day to prepare your remarks and attend the meetings. In addition, for many people addressing the Board in such a public setting may be stepping outside of their comfort zone,

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