ADL Announcements 05/18/2023

(These are sent each Thursday school is in session.)

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Dear ADL Parents and Caregivers,

Thank you so very much for the kindness and care of our staff during Teacher Appreciation Week last week!

A big shout out to our PAWS parents who organized the festivities and treats!

We are so grateful for our amazing ADL community. Thank you!

With deep appreciation,

Your ADL Faculty and Staff


Thursday, May 18, 12:00-2:30 PM, Infinity to EHS "James & the Giant Peach"

Friday, May 19, 9 AM-1:45 PM, 6th grade class to Shelburne Museum

Wednesday, May 24, 9:15 AM-2:00 PM, 6th grade class to No. Williston Cattle Company

Thursday, May 25, 6:30 PM, Spring Concert (All Ensembles)

Monday, May 29, Memorial Day/No school

Monday, June 5, 3:30 PM in the library. ADL GeoBee team will compete against Milton

Wednesday, June 7, 8:30 AM-1:30 PM, 8th Eclipse to Vergennes Falls Park

Wednesday, June 7, 10:00 AM-2:15PM, 7th Eclipse to Vergennes Falls Park

Friday, June 9, All ADL library materials are due back

Friday, June 9, 1:00-3:15 PM, Jazz Band to play on Church Street for Discover Jazz Fest

Friday, June 9, 5:30-7PM, 8th Grade Dance/Celebration in cafeteria

Tuesday, June 13, 8:30 AM-6:00 PM, 7/8th grade Science Fair in the ADL gym

Wednesday, June 14, 8:45 AM-2:00 PM, Nebula to Mills Riverside

Monday, June 19, 9:15 AM-12:15 PM, 8th grade class to Spare Time

Monday, June 19, 6:30 PM, 8th grade promotion in the ADL gym. The 19th is the last school day for Grade 8

Tuesday, June 20, last school day for grades 6 & 7 - Dismissal will be at 12:15 PM


Please make every effort for your student to be present and on time during the following state testing dates.

VTCAP TESTING DATES @ ADL / Grade, Test & Time

May 22 & 23 - Grade 6 Math 8:45-10:45

Thank you for your support!


Please submit a baby/toddler picture for our annual 8th grade picture board. Digital photos can be sent to Ms. Edwards If you prefer to send a physical photo, please have your student bring this in to Ms. Edwards and she will scan it and return it to you as soon as possible.

ADL Lost and Found

Please see the pictures below and check out the ADL lost and found. Everything is on shelves in a hallway near the cafeteria. Please feel free to stop by if you are missing anything.

ADL GeoBee

Monday 6/5 The ADL GeoBee team will compete against Milton starting at 3:30 in the library. Come cheer on your school and your friends in this final event of the year!

Attention 8th Grade Families

EHS will be hosting a Parent/Caregiver Information Night on Tuesday, May 30th from 6-7PM

Administrators and PLC teacher leaders will be giving an overview of some key 9th grade information pertaining to courses, athletics, activities, grading, and attendance. They will also be offering building tours. Please reach out to Assistant Principal Erin Cavoneil or Director of Guidance Ben Skoglund with any questions.

summer camps!

Looking for summer camps?

Stop by the main office and check out the flyers available from many organizations.

ELL Conversation Group

Join us in the Main Reading Room at Brownell Library on Wednesday afternoons, 2:30pm-3:15pm, for our English Language Learners Conversation Group. This group is intended for non-native English speaking adults to come practice their conversational English with each other and a moderator from the library in a relaxed setting. It is not an English class, it is a conversation group.

Message from PAWS

ADL needs five families to share the load this summer to empty the Bottle Barn during two-week blocks. New, easier instructions will be emailed to you. Thank you for supporting our school community! To sign up, please visit:

Thank you!

ADL Clubs

  • Art Club - will meet on Thursday and Fridays, 3:15-4:30, in room C16. See Mrs Logan if you have any questions.
  • Creative Writing Club -meetings on Tuesdays, 3:30-4:30, in room B25. Mrs. Holzman is the advisor.
  • D&D Club - meetings on Tuesdays 3:15-4:30, in room C10. See Mrs. Kurnit if you have any questions. LAST MEETING WILL BE TUESDAY, JUNE 6TH
  • Geo Bee & Culture Club -meetings on Mondays, 3:15-4:15, in room C26. See Mrs. Tupaj if you have any questions. LAST PRACTICE AFTER SCHOOL WILL BE MONDAY, MAY 8TH
  • Math Club - will meet on Mondays, 3:15-4:00, in room B16. See Mrs. Zimmerman if you have any questions.
  • Pride Club - will meet on Thursdays, 3:15-4:00, in the band room.
  • Yearbook Club -meetings on Mondays, 3:15-4:00, in room C2. See Mrs. Donahey or Mrs. Petralia if you have any questions.

ADL Paws

Want to keep updated on the ADL PAWS projects and events?

Don't miss out! "Like" the "PAWS ADL" page on Facebook today! The facebook page will share info about ongoing opportunities to support your school community at ADL. From volunteering your time, donating baked goods, to events we'll be hosting for ADL students and family, there are lots of things to like! Click below to "like" our Facebook page and stay connected and involved!

ADL Bottle Barn

Please drop off your clean bottles and cans to donate to ADL special programs!

Bottles and cans should be in bags! PLEASE DO NOT THROW IN LOOSE BOTTLES AND CANS.



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