News & Announcements


Rochester School has just received a response from the state regarding a waiver for our additional days used in the 2016-2017 School Year. As of this morning, June 6, 2017, we received notice that our request was granted. Therefore, the last of school will now be June 19, 2017. Students will be dismissed at 12:00 p.m. with lunch being served at 11:30 a.m.

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Rochester School is the recipient of the Artist in Residency Grant. Artist Steve Ferraris will be coming to Rochester this winter to work with our K-5 students.

Calling all volunteers! Rochester School is seeking volunteers to assist our staff during the school day. If you are interested please contact Lisa Blair at

Students interested in submitting blog post to the school website should contact Lisa Blair in the ES front office. All writers from all age groups are welcome to submit their stories.

Health Connections of the Upper Valley is hosting a community gathering to begin a discussion on how to help youth and young adults thrive so drug use/misuse is prevented. The geographic focus of this discussion is the greater White River Valley area. The meeting will be held in the Oakes Building, Room 110 at the Vermont Law School on Tuesday, January 31st from 6:00-7:30PM. It is hoped that from this initial meeting that an on-going group will continue to meet each month to plan and implement effective programs and strategies.

Helping youth and young adults thrive requires all of us to come together and apply our collective resources, time, and energy. For more information, please email Health Connections at or call (802) 698-8325.

Want to read more about Rochester School? Check out the following articles written in The Herald.


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