October 30, 2016

2016-17: Week 9

Coming Up:
A Solon Salute to the Fall Harvest Committee: Sam Bromley, Katy Chabot, Sarah Loveless, Whitney Machnik, Matt McLane, Sue Monmaney, Colleen Purcell, Tom Sabo, Betsy Strobell, Dee Dee Swenson, and Anne Watson. And a Solon Salute to all of MHS for another great Fall Harvest Celebration. Below are a few pictures from the day. And here are just some of the many contributors to make the day possible. Thank you to everyone! 
  • Betty Hammond and the Montpelier Food Service for a wonderful meal.
  • Adam Blair for the auditorium sound and gymnasium lights.
  • Tom Allen and the Clean Team, for helping with the chairs, tables, stage, and aftermath.
  • Myles Chater and Student Council for staying late and cleaning up.
  • Charlie Watson for skipping his lunch to play drums with the Swingin' Over 60 Jazz Band.
  • Phil Carr for doing 3 drumming workshops AND holding it down on Thriller.
  • Kirk Kreiz and Cailin O'Hara for putting in the extra time to help get Thriller ready.
  • Rose Leach from the Contemporary Dance and Fitness Studio for working with the Thriller dancers.
  • MHS Boosters for their financial support. 
A Solon Salute to Rajnii Eddins for his transformative poetry workshop and for holding the whole school spellbound with his poem, "For Trayvon Martin, Mike Brown and the Countless Unnamed." 

There was some fresh chicken art for the day. This beautiful piece is by Sophia Currier

A Solon Salute to our new chickens who laid their first egg on the morning of Fall Harvest Celebration. Serendipitous!

A Solon Salute and congratulations to our girls’ soccer team who won their two playoff games last week! On Saturday they won to advance to the semi-finals. Maralina Moore had a goal in each of the games, while Chloe Schiff had a goal on Saturday and Lily Fournier had a goal on Wednesday. The semi-final game will be this Wednesday at 3pm. Go Solons!

A Solon Salute and congratulations to our boys’ soccer team who won their playoff game on Tuesday and lost a tough game in overtime on Friday. Great season boys, we are really proud of you! 

A Solon Salute to our field hockey team for their overtime victory this week and for the successes in their season. Anja Samson and Amber Pagani had the goals in the win, while goalie, Emily Bashara had 10 saves. 

The Boosters have the updated spirit wear order form online. You can view the items and order by following this link: MHS SPIRIT WEAR 2016-17