• What If Every Day Were Halloween?

    What if every day were Halloween? Initially this sounds like a very, very bad idea. Children going door to door demanding and consuming large quantities of sugar? Every day?! It’s a teacher’s and parent’s nightmare. But hear...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • Superintendent’s Corner Column: Spring Update

    “An optimist is the human personification of spring.” -Susan J. Bissonette, author The Verona Public Schools is extremely appreciative of a donation of $10,000 made by the Conference SCA to support the district technology initiative. These funds...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • VFEE To Honor 6 Teachers On April 22

    The Verona Foundation for Educational Excellence (VFEE), which has supported Verona public school teachers with grant awards for the better part of the last decade, will be honoring six teachers at its spring fundraiser next week. The...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • HBW Library Wins James Patterson Grant

    Jennifer Kleinknecht, media specialist at H.B. Whitehorne Middle School, received a grant last month that she plans to put to extremely good use. For the past several years, Kleinknecht has received multiple grants through VFEE (the Verona...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Teachers Picked For Google Academy

    Last year, the Verona Board of Education unveiled a plan to lease more than 400 Google Chromebooks for use at H.B. Whitehorne Middle School and Verona High School. More Chromebooks, a computer designed to work primarily while...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • VFEE Education Grants Top $17K

    The Verona Foundation for Educational Excellence has awarded $17,992.62 in grants for the fall. Nick Klose, the grants coordinator for the non-profit, made the announcement at last week’s Board of Education meeting. The grants ranged from $500...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • VFEE Awards $17K In Teacher Grants

    The Verona Foundation for Educational Excellence has awarded more than $17,000 in grants to teachers at Verona High School and H.B. Whitehorne Middle School. VFEE, which is privately funded, awards grants twice a year to teachers who...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Sixth Graders Win Inter-Scholastic Book Battle

    Two teams of readers from H.B. Whitehorne Middle School traveled to Chatham with HBW media specialist Jennifer Kleinknecht on Friday, May 14, for an inter-scholastic Battle of the Books competition. Verona’s 6th graders beat teams from five...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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