Letter to the editor: Challenge of ACSD explained

John Flowers’ article in the November 16th edition of the Independent mentioned that I had hired a lawyer to challenge the Addison Central School District’s decision to make its superintendent search confidential. I wanted to take a moment to provide a bit more detail about the grounds for that challenge.

Letter to the editor: Candidate owns up to filing error

When I ran for school board in March, I started out trying to keep up with campaign filings, but honestly, I fell behind.

Letter to the editor: Search process should be public

Esther Charlestin’s decision to leave her position as the Middlebury Union Middle School Dean of Climate and Culture, in response to lackluster handling of race-related incidents last year, speaks to the need for the Addison Central School District to com … (read more)

Letter to the editor: ACSD search lacks transparency

For the sake of transparency with the public, it would have been better for the Addison Central School District board to release the names of the interim superintendent search candidates prior to announcing the hiring decision.

Letter to the editor: Kramer touted for ACSD panel

As a father of two young children attending school in our district, Chris is fully invested in the future of our schools, the success of our students, and the strength of our towns.

Letter to the editor: Kramer would bring ‘proactive energy’ to ACSD

As community members who have endorsed Chris Kramer for ACSD Board, we are writing to provide a bit more context for our endorsements.

ACSD candidates voice their views

The Independent posed five questions to each of the nine ACSD board candidates involved in contested races.

Letter to the editor: Our schools instill Vermont values

On February 2, 1936, exactly 45 years to the day before I was born, one of baseball’s greatest pitchers, Christy Matthewson, was officially voted into the inaugural class of the baseball Hall of Fame. To this day, Matthewson still holds the all-time World … (read more)

Letter to the editor: Kramer will bring commitment, energy to ACSD board

I have known Chris for five years now, since my youngest and his oldest started Kindergarten at Cornwall’s Bingham Memorial School.

Letter to the editor: Cornwall’s Kramer earns support in ACSD board race

The current Cornwall School families writing this letter would like to recommend Chris Kramer for the Cornwall seat on the ACSD Board.

Letter to the editor: Kramer earns election support

Chris Kramer stands out to me because he has been deeply involved in board issues over the last four years.

Letter to the editor: ACSD candidate in it for students

In Cornwall, I’ve dedicated much of my time over the past four years to helping improve our school. We’re very fortunate at our school to have a congenial, supportive, and friendly culture.

Letter to the editor: Petition seeks to bring ACSD voters back into fold

How connected do you feel with your local school board? Do you know their names? When their meetings are held? What they’ll be voting on next?

Letter to the editor: Trust voters on school closures

We believe our organization shares a vision with the ACSD board to embrace a single educational community that is stronger together.

Letter to the editor: Cornwall man seeks answers from ACSD

In a letter in last week’s Addison Independent, I raised a question for the Addison Central School District superintendent, regarding the facilities planning process, which I had asked many times without receiving an answer. At the end of my letter, an ed … (read more)