Contoocook Valley Regional School District
ConVal Students Of German Travel To Austria As part of the long-standing exchange program with the Akademisches Gymnasium in Salzburg, a group of ConVal students of German visited Munich, Salzburg, and Hallein on their 10-day tour of German-speaking countries. Here they are in front of Belvedere Castle in Vienna.
Students Engage In Community Service Abroad Over April break, Interact students from ConVal Regional and Conant High Schools engaged in a community service project in Leon, Nicaragua. Students helped with English conversation classes, worked beekeeping chores, and helped build the foundation of a brick home.
ConVal Students Of Spanish Travel To Spain Over April break, ConVal students traveled to Spain and visited key sights in Madrid, Segovia, Toledo, and Barcelona, such as the El Retiro, the Aqueduct, the Alcazar, Placa de Gaudi and Sagrada Familia Cathedral. Here they are on a tour of the Royal Palace in Madrid.
ConVal Riders Compete At Equestrian Event The ConVal Equestrians competed at the NH High School Equestrian District 1 event at the Cheshire Fairgrounds. The team boasts twenty riders this year, and all of them delivered excellent performances. The next competition is April 29th at the New Boston 4-H grounds.
Dr. Clark Visits Anatomy & Physiology Class Students in Dr. Milne's Anatomy & Physiology class watch and take notes on a videotaped talk by Dr. Stephanie Clark (left and onscreen) at the Harvard Faculty Club. Clark is the author of "A.L.I.V.E.: How to Transform Your Cells and Yourself from Disease to Wellness."
Students Learn CPR In Health Class Students in Mr. Landau's class practice CPR on mannequins donated by the American Heart Association (AHA). Tom Mossotti (l) of the AHA and Dr. Jonathan Eddinger (r) of Catholic Medical Center/Monadnock Community Hospital supervise to ensure proper technique.
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The 10th annual New Hampshire High School Short Film Festival (NHHSSFF) took place at Red River Theatres in Concord on May 20, with up-and-coming filmmakers from around the state, taking home prizes in several categories.
Twenty-four films were selected from 66 entries submitted by students from 16 high schools and career and technology centers.
There will be a TASC Talk on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, for any students interested in applying for an outgoing Rotary Youth. Please schedule to Kim Chandler, Director of School Counseling, for this exiting opportunity.
As a potential Rotary exchange student, you look to expand your horizons as they have never been expanded before.
There will be a mini job fair in the ConVal High School cafeteria on May 25, 2017, from 9:00-11:00 am. Anyone looking for a summer opportunity or permanent employment is encouraged to attend.
Among the recruiting companies and agencies are:
- Assisted Living Communities
- Associated Builders and Contractors NH/VT (Construction)
- IBEW Local 490 –
Get Ready for the 2017 ConVal Summer Academy!
Registration is now open for the 2017 Summer Academy at ConVal Regional High School.
The Academy is a great way to extend student learning through the summer to prevent the usual “summer slide,” the traditional loss of academic skills and knowledge over the course of the summer holidays.
In addition to recovery courses, the ConVal Summer Academy offers business courses, art instruction in ceramics, metalsmithing and jewelry making, an examination of dystopian fiction on climate change, and the “backstage to onstage” production of “Singing in the Rain, Jr.”