This is a response to Alex Thomsen's piece last week.
Thank for your perspective and your heart-felt letter. I know that everyone on the board cares deeply about our schools and our taxpayers. I also appreciate
There are obviously lots of emotions around the decision regarding the middle school. We have heard from many community members about their thoughts, and I just wanted to take a moment to clarify my thinking. Last
Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) Board members will be asked to approve a $36 million bond after the board’s annual meeting on March 4.
If the board approves that bond amount, it will come before
Members of the Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) Board remain divided on the issue of whether or not to send all seventh- and eighth-graders in the district to Crossett Brook Middle School (CBMS) starting
As many of you know, I am on the HUUSD Board. I am also the chair of the Executive Facilities Committee charged by the board to make recommendations for renovating Harwood Union High School. While this has been a long
This letter was read to the Harwood Unified Union School District Board at its February 2 meeting. I graduated from both Moretown Elementary School and Harwood Union High School. I have a B.A. in developmental psychology
After the Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) Board dismissed the idea of a consolidated middle school option in October, the option to move all seventh- and eighth- graders to Crossett Brook Middle School
Former Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) Board member Peter Langella told the Moretown Select Board that he has concerns about potentially closing schools in the district.
At the January 22 meeting,
After this school year, there may not be any technical education program offered to students in the Harwood Unified Union
After hearing from the administrative team that finding $600,000 in savings for the FY19 budget was impossible without cutting programs, the Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) Board went back to square
Taxpayers in the Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) may see a 3 cent reduction in the homestead tax rate next year if the HUUSD administrative team can find $600,000 in savings.
During a December 12
Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) taxpayers could be looking at a 2019-20 increase in education costs that ranges from 2.4 to 3.6 percent.
Michelle Baker, director of finance and operations, gave the
***Update 7:25 p.m. Wednesday, Dec.
Threat of violence at HU
(This was received via email from HUUSD superintendent Brigid Nease just now.)
I am sorry to contact you in this way at this
After it was brought to the Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) Board’s attention in October that the individual weight in town voting was skewed, the board took action to remedy it last week.
On October 10, members of the Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) Board and administrators learned that the way the weighted voting percentages were calculated was inaccurate.
This means that the
After months of community outreach and presentations given by the Harwood Unified Union School (HUUSD) Board’s executive committee, the school board voted against accepting the recommendation for option four in the
A former Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) Board member has raised concerns about the population data used to calculate the six-town school district’s weighted voting methodology.
At the board’s
Members of the Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) Board questioned whether some of the practices used by the consultants the board hired to work on community engagement may have violated the state’s Open
This is an open letter to the consolidated school district’s board of directors.
By Neil Nussbaum
Thank you for all of your hard work. And a special shout out to director Membrino (now
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