Harley Bynorth Wins Design Contest for Springfield Library

steampunklabelBellows Falls Union High School student Harley Bynorth is also a student at the River Valley Technical Center where he is enrolled in the Technology Essentials program. Students were asked to design small stickers to represent the Steampunk genre on the books in the Springfield library. Check out this video to see Harley’s winning design and all of the entrees.

Jacob Metcalf, November Elks Student of the Month

jacob-metcalfIt is a pleasure to announce that Jacob Metcalf has been named the Bellows Falls Union High School November Elk’s Student of the Month.  Jacob, a senior, is the son of Willard and Michelle Metcalf of Bellows Falls.  Jacob has consistently proven himself to be a prepared, dedicated, and engaged student in class.  He is a frequent participant in class discussions; he asks thought-provoking questions, discusses his views and is open to hearing and considering the views of his classmates.   He takes his education seriously and is invested in his own learning.  Working hard to improve his skills, Jacob often submits assignments in advance for feedback and suggestions.   Always ready for class, he has a positive attitude and is respectful when speaking to others.  He is a mature student who helps set the standard for the other students in the class. Always attentive to his school responsibilities, Jacob has excellent attendance. When he does miss school, he makes it a point to check in to see what he has missed. He is proactive in completing his assignments and staying on schedule. Continue reading

WNESU Calendar Change

The WNESU School Board approved a calendar change for the upcoming Holiday Break.  On the original calendar,  school was to resume on Monday, January 2, 2017.  School will now resume on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.  For High School Students, Tuesday, January 3rd will be a White day(B).   Now that we have had a snow day, the unofficial last day of school is Tuesday, June 13, 2017.

Ornaments for sale by Project Grad

unnamedBFUHS Project Grad is selling purple “Bellows Falls Terriers” ornaments for sale for $15 each. See a senior to purchase.