E-News: May 20, 2022

Vergennes Union High School

Spotlight on Students!

On May 19th, Walden Students and their guests celebrated Art Under the Stars featuring guest artist Nicolas De Jesus who unveiled the piece he has been working on during his residency in Addison County. Students also shared poetry, music, art, and an original student-written and directed play.

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School Counseling News

Drive for Excellence - Burlington Subaru Hyundai Car Giveaway

Qualifying students (current Juniors and Seniors who are at least 16 years on or before 7/13/22) have the chance to win a new car or one of three $1,000 scholarships. Important information regarding this opportunity can be found here.

Job Opportunities for Students

The School Counseling Office is often contacted about job opportunities for students. Opportunities can be found here. This will be updated when information is received.

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News and Reminders from the Library

Gentle Reminder: Return Those Library Books!

Spring cleaning is upon us! Please encourage your student to locate and return any overdue library books. We would love to have books back on the shelves by the end of the school year. It is especially important that graduating seniors return their library books. The front office will have a list of students who owe library books for students picking up their cap and gown.

FREE Audiobooks All Summer Long

Taking a road trip this summer? Enjoy FREE audiobook downloads all summer long with SYNC, a free summer audiobook program for teens 13+. From April through August, SYNC offers two complete audiobook downloads a week, often pairing classics with new and high-interest titles.

Looking for more? The Green Mountain Library Consortium allows anyone with a public library card to borrow ebooks and audiobooks. The GMLC has both the Golden Dome Book Award (grades 4-8) and the Green Mountain Book Award (grades 9-12) lists available.

Please see Ms. Kunkel in the library if you need any help downloading books to your device. The wonderful staff at the Bixby Library is always available as well!

Attention Seniors!

It's CAP and GOWN time! To be distributed to all graduating seniors on May 23rd during morning meeting (8-8:20) and callback (2:20)- Don't miss it!

VUHS Food Service - Lunch Menu

You'll find the lunch menu linked here. More information about the ANWSD and MAUSD collaborative food service is available through the school website under services.