April 1, 2018

2017-18: Week 31

Reminder: April 5th & 6th: Sign up: Parent/Guardian & Teacher Conferences. Click here for the Full Letter. Please sign up by April 3rd. 

A Solon Salute to Lily Fournier, who received an honorable mention at Friday’s 3-D Vermont Architecture and History Olympiad, for her research and 3-D replication of historic 140 Main Street. Also, a Solon Salute to her CBL Community Partner, Jamie Duggan of the State of Vermont’s Division for Historic Preservation, as well as Jason Miles, Andy Mosedale of Mosedale Integrated Solutions, Evie Caserta, Avery Paul, Meredith Stetter, Isabelle Boutin, Bella Luhr and Azwayla Taylor and Christina Goodwin for their support and participation in the process. (Times Argus Article link and Jeb WB photo below, Salute from Sarah Loveless). 

A Solon Salute to the folks at Bagitos, Owner Soren Pfeffer and Manager Sarah Clifford for mentoring Sophia Robins this semester for her CBL. Sophia is learning about the restaurant industry, working both in the kitchen and the "front of the house". (From Katrina Phillips) 

A Solon Salute to the MHS Racial Justice Alliance for their recent Human & Civil Rights Award from the Vermont-NEA. This award is only given once per year in the state and is a great honor. Congratulations to the RJA.

A Solon Salute to Andi Evans for exceptional work digging deeply into her independent "Japanese Studies." Sending out a simultaneous Salute to Mr. McRaith for meeting with Andi Friday morning to share his insights about both the language and the culture of Japan, gleaned from several years living in the country.

Announcements
  • April 4th: Central Vermont Job Fair 10am to 4pm, Barre City Auditorium. Over 60 employers: (Full Flyer)
  • April 25th: Wednesday, 6:30pm, MHS library: “Managing College Costs” is VSAC new way of looking at college costs and affordability.