Friday, May 30, 2014
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Students have begun building their bridges as part if their engineering and design work. Ask them what type of bridge they designed in their group.
Posted by Renaissance Learning Community at 1:44 PM
Labels: Students have begun building their bridges as part of their engineering and design work. Ask them what type of bridge they have designed.
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Students used their Nexus 7 devices to capture elements of Cady Hill that they liked, and would hope to someday see at Hard'ack/Aldis Hill. When we debriefed our field trip, many students noted that the trails were well marked, and maintained. We hope to help Sinuosity design high quality trails.
Posted by Renaissance Learning Community at 1:27 PM
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
"Early Bird" 8th Grade Orders
are now being accepted for the
2014 St. Albans City School Yearbook
“Early Bird” sale price for 8th Graders is $6.00
The 48-page full-color professional yearbook features all 7/8 Learning Communities, the 8th grade class picture, student portraits and information, various student activities, Class Distinctions, Favorite Memories, and MORE!
Quantities are limited!
Order now to guarantee a yearbook!
“Early Bird Pre-Sale Orders” are currently open only to 8th grade students and families until May 30th. Following this date, yearbook sales at regular price will open to any interested parties. Order forms were distributed to 8th grade students . Orders will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Please keep in mind quantities are limited.
Cash or Check Payable to SACS with “Yearbook” in the Memo
Please deliver order to Ms. Maguire, Yearbook Advisor, in Dynamic Design L.C. (Room A13) or return by mail:
Attn: Briana Maguire c/o SACS, 29 Bellows Street, St. Albans, VT 05478
Posted by Renaissance Learning Community at 12:54 PM
As part of the Hard'ack/Aldis Hill Stewardship project, and Earth Science curriculum, the Renaissance students will be takng a field trip to Hard'ack/Aldis HIll on May 28th. Students will work with engineers from Sinuosity to learn hot to collect data on trail erosion and damage. Our community will travel by bus, leaving at approximately 11:30 and returning by 2:30. Students should be dressed in appropriate hiking attire (long sleeves, long pants, closed toed shoes). Students should consider wearing sunscreen and bug repellent, as well as, bringing a water bottle.
Field Trip Permission Forms Are Due Tuesday, May 27th
Posted by Renaissance Learning Community at 8:27 AM
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Monday, May 12, 2014
8th Graders will be walking to BFA on Friday, May 16th to participate in Step Up Day. Students will be released from BFA at 2:00. There is no busing. Please make arrangements for your student to be picked up or permission to walk home. Thank you.
Posted by Renaissance Learning Community at 1:41 PM
May 12, 2014
As part of our Hard’ack/Aldis Hill Stewardship project, and Earth Science curriculum, the 7th grade Renaissance students will be taking a field trip to Cady Hill Forest. Students will get an introductory lesson on trail design while learning about erosion. Our community will travel by bus on Friday, May 16th. We will leave at 8:30 a.m. and return at approximately 2:30 p.m. We will have a picnic lunch. Students may order a bag lunch from the cafeteria or bring their own lunch. No glass containers will be permitted. Students should be dressed in appropriate hiking attire (long sleeves, long pants, closed toed shoes). Students should consider wearing sunscreen and bug repellent, as well as, bringing a water bottle.
Posted by Renaissance Learning Community at 1:37 PM