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  • Shepaug Student Invited to Job Shadow with Boston Bruins

    Shepaug Student Invited to Job Shadow with Boston Bruins

    March 21, 2017

    Washington, CT – March 7, 2017 - Shepaug Valley School student Olivia Lautier attended the TD BankNorth Garden on Thursday, March 2, for a job shadowing opportunity in the control room during the Boston Bruin vs. New York Rangers hockey game. The eleventh grade student received a press pass and spent...

  • High Hopes for Indoor Track

    High Hopes for Indoor Track

    Emma Krebs, Sports Reporter

    January 12, 2017

    Shepaug’s indoor track program saw significant growth in the 2016/17 season.  The roster increased from twenty athletes last year to over thirty this season. Along with the returning crew, some new athletes joined, including previous varsity basketball athletes. Thanks to the increased participation,  tra...

  • 1984: A Time When 2 + 2 = 5

    1984: A Time When 2 + 2 = 5

    Megan James, Book Reviewer and Travel Blogger

    January 12, 2017

    “WAR IS PEACE. FREEDOM IS SLAVERY. IGNORANCE IS STRENGTH.” It’s London, 1984. War is constant and the Party controls everything-- every action and every thought is closely monitored in order to keep society in order. The face of the Party’s leader, Big Brother, is pasted on every street corner, storefr...

  • History Spotlight: The Christmas Truce of 1914

    History Spotlight: The Christmas Truce of 1914

    Alvin Hermans, History Spotlight Writer

    December 19, 2016

    During the middle of one of Europe’s darkest hours, World War I, in a lull in combat on the night of Christmas Eve 1914, the British soldiers sitting in their trenches in Fleming noticed something odd: sparkling lights coming from the other side of ‘No Man’s Land’. Their minds set ablaze. Was it ...

College Process Advice: Choosing Early Decision

College Process Advice: Choosing Early Decision

Megan James, Writer and video blogger

  We’ve all heard the horror stories of the binding agreements, the serious contracts, and sometimes, the wealth of regret that comes with choosing Early Decision (E...

November 22No Comments

Spartan Club successfully hosts second annual Homecoming

Spartan Club successfully hosts second annual Homecoming

Emma Krebs, News Reporter

The Spartan Club, led by Jason Conway, held Shepaug’s second annual Homecoming on Friday, September 23rd. The day kicked off with a varsity field hockey game followed by b...

October 21No Comments

Leo Club holds “Color Run”

Leo Club holds “Color Run”

Madison Baker, News Reporter

On October 14, the Leo club held its first event of the year called the “Color Run”.  Many enthusiastic Spartans showed their support as they ran a mile-long course ...

October 20No Comments

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Spirit Week brings students together

Spirit Week brings students together

Kaylee Martinez, Middle School Corner Reporter

The week of September 19th was different from any other. It was Spirit Week.  Spirit week is a week that brings students together with fun, daily activities and themes. The week kicked off Monday with ‘Color Wars’. T...

October 27No Comments

  • Gilmore Girls Fan Fest brings thousands to Washington Depot October 24
  • SVS award-winning film screened at White House South by South Lawn Festival October 21

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1984: A Time When 2 + 2 = 5

1984: A Time When 2 + 2 = 5

Megan James, Book Reviewer and Travel Blogger

“WAR IS PEACE. FREEDOM IS SLAVERY. IGNORANCE IS STRENGTH.” It’s London, 1984. War is constant and the Party controls everything-- every action and every thought is closely monitored in order to ...

January 12No Comments

Shepaug Dramatics presents The Importance of Being Earnest

Shepaug Dramatics presents The Importance of Being Earnest

November 15

Three life lessons we can learn from Tolkien’s The Hobbit

Three life lessons we can learn from Tolkien’s The Hobbit

October 21

FICTIONAL NOVEL: ‘With Eyes She Couldn’t See’ – Chapter 1

FICTIONAL NOVEL: ‘With Eyes She Couldn’t See’ – Chapter 1

October 15

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