E-News: April 29, 2022
Vergennes Union High School
Spotlight on Students!
Career Center Outstanding Students- Quarter Three
Four VUHS Students have been selected by their instructors as outstanding students for the quarter based on their stellar academic performance and a strong commitment to the career center-wide Habits of Work (empathy, respect, safety, collaboration, resilience, work ethic, and responsibility). Congratulations to all of our well-deserving students for quarter three of the 2021-2022 school year.
Automotive Technology 102 - Stephen Barcomb
Construction Technology 2 - Derek Vorsteveld
Design & Illustration - Audrey Tembreull
Diesel Power Technology 1 - Zakery Hoisington
Free Virtual Screening of The Upstanders
and register here for the free virtual screening.
ART Performance: Never Before Scene
Join us at the career center as the Addison Repertory Theatre presents Never Before Scene: Ten Minute One Acts on May 5, 6, 12, and 13 at 7:00 pm. The show, which showcases new works created by the high school students of A.R.T. as part of the Vermont Young Playwrights festival, also features desserts provided by The Glass Onion (career center culinary program) at intermission. The evening of short comedies and dramas adds an additional element of surprise, as the audience chooses the order of the performances.
Tickets are $15 and are available online at https://addisonrep.ludus.com/index.php or by calling (802) 382-1036.
School Counseling News
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. This information is also posted on the School Counseling Web Page under Quicklinks. Spotlight on Basin Harbor: Work where you play! Basin Harbor has openings in many departments including retail and recreation - apply online at https://basinharbor.applicantstack.com/x/openings or email firstname.lastname@example.org We can't wait to meet you!
Grade 11 Parents and Students - VSAC Presentation Paying for College
Join VSAC Outreach Counselor, Carrie Harlow, for a free virtual Financial Aid & Managing College Costs presentation. At this presentation, we will provide an overview of how families pay for college costs and the different types of financial aid, as well as the application process and timelines. We will also share with you several websites that can help you research the true cost of colleges and get ready to file financial aid forms. This presentation is on May 16 at 6:30 pm.
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Reminder - AP Testing Begins Next Week
All testing will be done at St. Peter’s Parish Hall in Vergennes. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your test.
Please note that cell phones and/or electronic devices are not permitted in the AP testing room. It is advised that students do not bring these items to testing. We will be collecting all cell phones and electronic devices before testing starts. Phones and electronics will be returned to students at the completion of the test.
Wednesday, May 4 - English Literature - 8am - 12pm
Thursday, May 6 - European History - 8am - 12 pm
Monday, May 9 - Calculus AB - 8am - 12pm
Wednesday, May 11 - Biology - 12pm - 4pm
Please contact Ashlee Monk if you have any questions, email@example.com or 802-471-2301
Free Training for Parents and Caregivers: American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Your AFSP Vermont chapter and the Out of the Darkness Walk to Fight Suicide presents More Than Sad: Teen Depression for Parents and Caregivers is a mulitmedia presentation on recognizing signs of depression and other mental health problems in our teens, initiate a conversation about mental health with your teens and get help. You can register here: https://mtsmayvt.attendease.com/