The Hornet Buzz

EHS Newsletter: 10/08/21

COVID Updates

Students are continuing to do a great job keeping themselves and their classmates safe. Keep up the good work of wearing masks and staying home when sick. Always feel free to contact the school nurse team with any questions at (802) 857-7788.

Fall Conferences on 10/8

EHS Fall Conferences will be held virtually on Friday. There will be no school or students in-building.

No School on 10/11

There will be no school on Monday, October 11 in observation of Indigenous People's Day.

Fire Prevention Month

October is National Fire Prevention Month, the perfect time to learn more about how to prevent home fires and keep your family safe in the event of a fire. Click here for fire safety tips.


Thank you to the firefighters in our community for their service and for all they do to keep Essex safe!

Pumpkin Display Starting 10/15

AVPA Students will be doing a collaborative pumpkin painting project for display in the style of Japanese artist Yagai Kusama! Students: stop by the courtyard from Oct. 15 through Nov. 5 to check it out!

Spirit Week!

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Last Day of Quarter 1

The last day of Quarter 1 will be on Wednesday, October 27.

Picture Retake Day on 11/3

Picture Retake Day will take place on Wednesday, November 3 from 8-12 pm in the EHS gymnasium. Staff and students that did not get their picture taken, or are in need of a retake, should plan on going to the gym during this time.

Essex High School

At Essex High School, our mission is to engage students in learning that is intellectually vital, personally meaningful, and socially valuable.