Class of 2022 - Highest SAT Average in VCS History

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Encounter Week program resumes after hiatus

VT Digger Press Release, October 26th

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Annual Fund 2021-22

At the core of Vermont Commons School is the incredible connection and collaboration between students and faculty, and in these times it is crucial to support members of our community.  Contributions to the Annual Fund support programs as well as families who need tuition assistance.  Please consider making a gift today in support of the 2021-22 Annual Fund.

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Catch up on VCS with this week's News & Notes!

You can always find out what’s going on at Vermont Commons School by reading our Friday newsletter, News & Notes.  From upcoming events, student features, and announcements to our Head of School blog, it’s all here, in full color!

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VCS and the Edward E. Ford Foundation Grant for Refugee Students

For the last three years, Vermont Commons School has been the recipient of a $50,000 grant from the Edward E. Ford Foundation. This grant, and $50,000 in matching gifts, has underwritten a program to create access for three Refugee students to attend Vermont Commons School for the four years of high school and then college. “Many Refugee students are recruited to local colleges on athletic scholarships,” says Head of School Dexter Mahaffey, Ph.D. “Often, however, they are not prepared for the rigors of college academics and end up dropping out. College preparation is what we do here at Vermont Commons School. We joke that our sport of choice, so to speak, is Varsity Academics.”

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