Letter to the editor: Act 127 won’t change budget

After reviewing the impacts of the new Act 127 transition mechanism, our review confirms that we properly developed a budget that considered the negative impact of Act 127 while at the same time responding to the other FY25 financial challenges.

Letter to the editor: Doria, McCallum would serve ACSD with integrity

As a current school board member, I am pleased to announce my support for Joanna Doria and Jamie McCallum for ACSD Board.

Letter to the editor: ACSD board member: Let Ripton decide its fate

I would like to share my perspective on Ripton’s withdrawal from the ACSD District. I have been actively following the ACSD school consolidation discussion and have attended every ACSD Board and facilities master plan committee meeting since late 2019. I … (read more)

Letter to the editor: Shoreham nurturing younger generation

A few weeks ago, I happened to be listening in on a Shoreham selectboard meeting while Abby Adams, our town librarian, was presenting her proposed budget for next year and summarizing the library’s accomplishments for the year. I was so amazed. Despite th … (read more)

Letter to the editor: Healthcare cost hurts Vermont schools

As many of us are painfully and often personally aware, the cost of healthcare premium increases has been in the double digits over the past several years and there is no end in sight. What many Vermonters might not realize is the impact these increases h … (read more)