Reminder: Monday, Nov. 20, and Tuesday, Nov. 21, there will be no school on the two days prior to Thanksgiving Break. This is due to in-service training for teachers and staff. Please plan accordingly. The break runs Wednesday, Nov. 22-Friday, Nov. 24.
A steering committee was formed in the fall of 2016 called Voices for Education (VFE). Made up of students, teachers, school administrators, community members, and school board representatives, VFE is in the process of being actively involved in helping to facilitate dialogue and other engagement opportunities to help the EWSD. Learn more about VFE and the activities that they are taking part in.
This week students at Founders were lucky to have Bren Bataclan visit as an artist in residence! Bataclan worked with the students to design a mural that is featured in the school.
Students from Brussels, Belgium and Copenhagen, Denmark arrived on October 20 for a 10-day stay, visiting more than 60 EHS classes, and touring Burlington, and Vermont hot spots.