School Announcements:

  • Letter from Head of SchoolClick here to read Tim Newbold’s letter regarding the tragedy that took place at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas.


  • Calendar Reminders: School will be CLOSED for Memorial Day on Monday, May 30th. All school days thereafter are full days, except for the last day of school, Friday, June 10th, when dismissal for students is at 11:30 a.m.


  • The 2022-2023 Village School Calendar At-A-Glance is now available on our website at this link: https://vsnb.org/calendar.


  • School Fundraising Auction TODAY is the last chance to bid (bidding ends at 11:59 pm, May 27)!


  • Check out our NEW Village School Store! You’ll find a fantastic selection of t-shirts, sweatshirts, bags, hats, outerwear, face masks, and even baby clothes in a variety of colors and styles!


  • Yearbooks will be distributed soon! If you did not purchase a yearbook, it’s not too late. Please send your student to school with a check of $15 payable to “VSNB” (and it can be given to your student’s teacher).

Community Announcements:

• NorShaft Lions is holding its Annual Pancake Breakfast at Shaftsbury Elementary School on Sunday, June 5, from 8-11 a.m. The cost is $6 (cash only) and kids under 6 years old eat for free.

• Fall 2022 Soccer Season – Registration opens June 1 and closes July 31, 2022. If you have a child entering Pre-K (must be 4 by September 1st) through 6th grade in the Fall, they are eligible to play on a Southshire Youth Soccer team. This league is designed to put kids first and winning and egos second. It is meant to be a fun, engaging team opportunity for kids to learn about soccer and enjoy the game. If your child hasn’t played in the past but would like to try soccer, they are encouraged to sign up. For more information and to register, please go to www.southshireyouthsoccer.org.  All registrations are online.

Please contact southshiresoccer@gmail.com with any questions or difficulties with online registration.  

2021-2022 Business Partners in Education

Thank you to the following businesses for their ongoing support of The Village School:


Bank of Bennington:  https://thebankofbennington.com/

RCS Consulting: https://www.rcs.consulting/


D.B. McKenna & Co., Inc.: https://www.dbmckenna.com/

Danielle D. Fogarty, PLC: https://www.ddfplc.com/

Whitman’s / Poulin Grain:  https://www.whitmansfeed.com/


Adam’s Lock & Security: https://www.adamslockvt.com/

Idena Beach Photography:: https://www.idenabeach.com/

Maple Leaf Realty: https://www.mapleleafvermont.com/

Pangaea: https://vermontfinedining.com/

Power Guru: https://www.power-guru.com

West Oil Company: https://westoilcompany.com/

Williams Financial, LLC: https://williamsfinancial.net/


Bennington Express Car Wash and Repair:  https://www.benningtonlubeandwash.com/

Bennington House of Tile and Carpet: https://bennington.abbeycarpet.com/

Bolio Propane Service, LLC: https://www.facebook.com/BolioPropaneServiceLLC/

Casella Waste Systems: https://www.casella.com/casella

The Bennington Bookshop:  https://www.benningtonbookshop.com/

The Roasted Bean: https://www.the-roasted-bean.com/