In poker it’s referred to as being all in. This year the Champlain Valley School District has decided to go all in on diversity.
Chief operations officer Jeanne Jensen came to the school board meeting in a mask perfect for delivering a budget report — her mask appeared to be covered in money.
Parents, school staff and students continue to rail about a lack of diversity, inequitable processes and exclusion in the Champlain Valley School District.
The following students from Shelburne were named to the summer 2021 honors list at the Community College of Vermont: Paolo Ciampa, Christi Koenig, Numair Nasir and Anna Rowland.
The start of this school year marked the beginning of a new program at Champlain Valley Union High School, where students now use free time during the day to meet with clubs and other groups that had usually met after school.
The Champlain Valley School District has lost its second director of diversity in 14 months. Liliana Rodríguez resigned last week, superintendent Rene Sanchez said in the school system’s newsletter, citing COVID.
The Shelburne News talked to brothers Anderson, Max and Reeves Howard last year after their first week of school at Hinesburg Community School.
Alex Paton of Charlotte graduated from Bates College after majoring in art and visual culture and minoring in geology. Paton, the son of John Paton and Virginia Paton, is a 2017 graduate of Piedmont High School.