Notes From The Principal

Dear Parents and Website Visitors:

Welcome to the Benson Village School website!

Have you checked out the Benson Village School Facebook page?  If not, you should!  It is updated at least three times a week and has great pictures and information on happenings at the school.

Benson Community,

We very much appreciate your support of our 8th Grade Basket Raffle through donations of baskets or coming out to our raffle.  This event was an overwhelming success, and we were able to raise the funds needed to support our 8th grader’s trip to Washington, D.C. for the Class of 2017.  

We know that it is through generous donations from our community and businesses that we are able to make this trip a reality for our students.  Please know your support means so much to all of us!  We can’t do it alone.  Thank you, again, for your support!

Sincerely,

Elizabeth Moyer, Class Advisor & BVS 8th Grade Students

Act 46 Snapshot: How The School Districts Are Faring

Act 46 is a Vermont law that requires towns to consider school district consolidation. Some are doing it willingly. They say their students are…Click here to read more…

Act 46: Notice of Board Seats

There will be three board seats…Click here to read more…

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PTCC Blood Drive 

PTCC is hosting an American Red Cross Blood Drive on February 6th from 1 PM – 6 PM. Click here for full details…

boxtops

Clip box tops from specially marked products to make money for BVS. 

From now until 3/1/17 each box top collected will be entered in the “Return To School” drawing for 50,000 bonus boxtops ($5,000)!

Click on the logo above to read more…

4th Grade Produces Film on “Titanic”

The 4th grade has written, directed and starred in their latest film, “Titanic”. The film tells the story of the disastrous maiden voyage of the “Unsinkable” Titanic through the eyes of three groups of people. You are sure to love this epic, so grab some popcorn, sit back and enjoy the film!

Click here to view “Titanic”

Students produce P.S.A.’s (public service announcements)

A few enterprising students have volunteered their own time to create a series of short films that explain to younger students what the letters in P.A.W.S., our PBIS philosophy, stand for. Click on the following links to see what they have done so far.

P.A.W.S. Film: Work Responsibly

P.A.W.S. Film: Self Control

 

Student Acknowledgment Assembly

Our second Student Acknowledgment Assembly. Thanks to all the parents and families who came to support their children. This month, we are focusing on our “W” in PAWS; Work Responsibly. Here’s to November! Three of our students created a video describing what Working Responsibly would look like for our youngest students. Great work!

 

The purpose of Benson Village School is to provide a safe educational setting and quality educational services. Programs will be designed to support each student’s needs in order to assist them in reaching their full potential academically, socially, and emotionally. The teachers strive to build upon each student’s natural curiosity to become a self-motivated, life-long learner, who will be a contributing member of society.

Wellness Policy:  Benson Village School has a Wellness Policy that includes Physical Education, Physical Activity, and School Nutrition.  The full policy may be viewed on our web site by selecting policies from the school board drop down menu at the top of the page, or a hard copy can be obtained or viewed at the school.  We invite parents and community members to give input any time on this policy.  Contact the school for more details if you are interested. 

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School Immunization rate information for Benson Village school is available by clicking here.
More Vaccine information is available at the Vermont Department of Health.
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