February 21, 2017
winter1a.16 (1440x891).jpg yet (1440x423).jpg winter2.16 (1440x1068).jpg

Growth Mindset work at WRS!

If you’ve visited our school recently, you may have noticed a bulletin board as you enter the building that looks like a superhero busted through with the “Power of Yet”. One of our teachers, Mrs. Derosier prepared this display to help our entire school community know that we as a school staff have focused our attention on the work of Profess...


Read more

State Mandated Test Results

On March 8th I will make a presentation to the Hartford School District Board of Directors to highlight the very good and hard work that our students and staff do at the White River School.  Part of this presentation will include a summary of results from State Mandated Test Results including Smarter Balance...


Read more

A Great Day to Be a WRS Student!

Students in grades kindergarten through grade 2 took a field trip to the Lebanon Opera House to see an original play called  Moon Mouse.    For many, it was their first experience in a large auditorium to watch a live show.  I met our s...


Read more

Thanksgiving Feast - Another Incredible Year!

On November 22nd we came together as a school family and enjoyed a delicious home cooked turkey dinner that was special because every person that attended contributed to the meal.  Each class brought in donations to contribute to the meal, and/or helped prepare the food. We turned our gym into a dining hall and we sat  together “family style”...


Read more

Squash Chucking Day at WRS

Chucking 85 pounds of blue hubbard squash is a tradition at White River School. The squash is grown just for us by Ekolott Farm in Newbury, VT. The squash is cleaned and cooked by our second grade students and appears on our tables at our traditional thanksgiving feast where 300 people (students, staff, and guests) gather in the gym to eat. I...


Read more

Family Game Night

White River School PTA presents Family Game Night! Friday, November 18th 6:30pm-8pm Come and join your friends for an evening of FUN& GAMES! Remember, this is a family event and children MUST be accompanied by an adult, no drop-off please ! Bring your favorite board game to share with your frie...


Read more