SES Greenletter – November 30, 2020

Dear Families, I hope you all had a happy, healthy Thanksgiving and restful holiday weekend. We appreciate all of our families who stayed home and adhered to the recent guidance from the Vermont Agency of Education and the Department of Health. You undoubtedly know that we are currently experiencing an uptick in Covid-19 exposures and we are doing our very best to practice mask …

SES Greenletter – November 30, 2020 Read More »

SES Greenletter – November 23, 2020

Dear Families, It is with thankfulness and gratitude that I wish you and your families a safe and healthy Thanksgiving.  I hope this little upcoming stretch of time will allow you the opportunity to relax, to enjoy nature and each other and find some peace and serenity during this tumultuous period. I truly appreciate being able to serve Stowe and the SES community, and …

SES Greenletter – November 23, 2020 Read More »

SES Greenletter – November 16, 2020

Dear Families, Thank you for your patience as we strive to provide a safe and healthy learning environment in which our students will thrive. The decision to reimplement Cohorts A and B was based on brand new and specific guidelines from the Vermont Agency of Education and the Vermont Department of Health as indicated in A STRONG AND HEALTHY START Safety and Health Guidance …

SES Greenletter – November 16, 2020 Read More »

Principal Slade Update on Split Attendance

As you may have heard in a message from Tracy Wrend, in an effort to ensure that all students, employees and their families remain healthy and safe in the LSUU schools, the facilities team has been monitoring HVAC systems for fresh air circulation and filtration.  The data accumulated during these studies show higher air quality indicators than optimal in the upper wing at SES.  …

Principal Slade Update on Split Attendance Read More »

SES Greenletter – November 9, 2020

Dear Families, I’d like to thank our teachers and staff for their outstanding collaborative efforts to safeguard the emotional/social connection with our students during remote learning. We’re pleased to announce that the Vermont Agency of Education has recognized SES for exemplary support of students and families during school building closure last spring by adapting Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) to a remote learning …

SES Greenletter – November 9, 2020 Read More »

SES Family Update – November 2, 2020

“Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind.‘Pooh!’ he whispered.‘Yes, Piglet?’‘Nothing,’ said Piglet, taking Pooh’s paw.‘I just wanted to be sure of you.’” A.A. Milne Dear Families, I stand in awe of the strength and courage you have shown over the past few months.  You have experienced huge loss and enormous change and yet you carry on with love and smiling determination.  Wow!  Please know …

SES Family Update – November 2, 2020 Read More »

SES Greenletter – October 26, 2020

Dear Families, Now that our students are back to school four days a week and we have an increased opportunity to provide them with outdoor/play exploration, teachers have been creatively restructuring their lessons and expanding learning beyond the classroom walls.  We will continue to get outside as much as possible and P.E. will remain outdoors as often as is reasonable.  With colder weather and …

SES Greenletter – October 26, 2020 Read More »

SES Greenletter – October 19, 2020

Dear Families, Today we welcomed our students back for our next phase of hybrid learning offering four in-person days per week M/T/TH/F.  Wednesday will remain remote to allow for deep cleaning and building maintenance, as well as to provide necessary planning and preparation time for classroom teachers. All students will be supported on Wednesday mornings with a Google Meet with their classroom teacher, to …

SES Greenletter – October 19, 2020 Read More »

SES Greenletter – October 12, 2020

Dear Families, I wanted to share with you a message Wendy Monahan, our amazingly talented Guidance Counselor, sent to the SES Faculty and Staff a few days ago: “Last year 2 of our students wanted to support a local family. These students were self-motivated and garnering support from peers.  It was heartening to see. I have just received an email from them again, although …

SES Greenletter – October 12, 2020 Read More »

SES Greenletter – October 5, 2020

News and Announcements Dear Families,  Today, as we celebrate National Child Health Day, we want you to know how committed we are to protecting the health of each and every one of our precious students.  We are driven to constantly reevaluate our best practices, scrutinize our policies and strive to make decisions that advance their safety and wellbeing, paving the way for very bright …

SES Greenletter – October 5, 2020 Read More »

Scroll to Top