Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Thanksgiving Day Assembly

Thanksgiving Assembly and Food Drive

On Monday, November 19th we had a school assembly to show all the students how many cans of food and other food items we collected for the Vergennes Food Shelf.   We had over 500 items!
by Hannah W.  Photos by Kathryn W. and Ms. Foley

Apple Award

Jody Delisle Won the Apple Award!
By Dylan B. ,Richmond R.,and Mike A.
This year Jodie Delisle won the Apple Award for being an outstanding educational office professional.   She works in the front office of the school as the administrative assistant for Mrs. Sargent . Mrs. Hayes nominated Mrs. Delisle for this award which was given by the Vermont Association of Educational Office Professionals (VAEOP).   

Monday, November 19, 2012

2012 Book Fair

V.U.E.S Book Fair
On the week of November 5th through the 9th V.U.E.S hosted the scholastic book fair, which turned out to be a major success!  We had all kinds of books by different authors that kids of all ages enjoyed.  Total sales were over $4000! The library was able to earn a profit of $1500.00 in Book Fair books and "Scholastic dollars", and $490.05 in cash. This year's book fair was a huge success!
by Birch S., Zeke P. and Dylan R.
photos by Hannah W. and Ms. Foley

These are some of the books that will be added to the library!

More books for the VUES library!

And finally more books for the library!

Friday, November 9, 2012

Costume Parade

On Halloween,  October 31st, everyone in the school could dress up in their Halloween costume. There were goblins, ghouls ,vampires , and werewolves . The  whole school gathered in the gym for a  parade  with spooky Halloween themed music. Each grade danced around the gym two times (laughing and playing ).  The host, Mrs. Sargent  was dressed liked a clown  with colorful cheeks and a red nose.  The teachers dressed up in their costumes and marched around the gym too.      
                                                                     -  Article by 5th graders, Emma B. and Hannah Wyman