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Coronavirus Word Search by Jake Gervasio

Coronavirus Word Search by Jake Gervasio

Jake Gervasio

March 17, 2020

Need something to do? Is social distancing boring? Try this original coronavirus-themed word search by Shepaug student Jake Gervasio!   Download or Print: Coronavirus Word Search by Jake Gervasio    ...

A Message from the SVS Humanities Department!

A Message from the SVS Humanities Department!

March 16, 2020

Hello SVS Students!   During and after this unprecedented break from school, the SVS Humanities Department will be publishing a special Coronavirus Edition of the Spartan Chronicle.   How can you contribute? Write a news article, journal entry, poem, song, or short story about y...

CANCELED: Shepaug to Stage Little Shop of Horrors!

CANCELED: Shepaug to Stage Little Shop of Horrors!

Henry James and Michelle Manafy

February 23, 2020

Shepaug Dramatics is proud to bring Little Shop of Horrors to the stage at Shepaug Valley School from Friday, March 13 through Sunday, March 15. This musical sci-fi comedy centers around Seymour, a down-on-his-luck florist who has a crush on his co-worker Audrey. When they discover a mysterious – and...

Shepaug Student’s received 10 Fox 61 Student News Award nominations!

Shepaug Student's received 10 Fox 61 Student News Award nominations!

Henry James, Editor

May 25, 2019

This year, Shepaug's DMC and Broadcast Journalism students received 10 award nominations in the Fox 61 Student News competition! There are 6 different categories for nominations: Governor’s Prevention Partnership Award Big Y Locally Grown Award Best in Student News: Feature Best in Studen...

POSTPONED: Shepaug Dramatics Presents: Big Fish (The Musical)

POSTPONED: Shepaug Dramatics Presents: Big Fish (The Musical)

Henry James, Reporter

April 2, 2019

Shepaug Dramatics is proud to bring Big Fish to the stage at Shepaug Valley School on Friday, April 5th through Sunday, April 7th. Big Fish is based on Daniel Wallace's 1998 novel Big Fish: A Novel of Mythic Proportions. The musical has been compared to The Wizard of Oz, The Odyssey and Music Man....

Shepaug Valley School donates a class period to support community

Shepaug Valley School donates a class period to support community

Ava Adiletti and Kaylee Alexson

March 28, 2019

Shepaug Cares is an event that supports student roles in community service. Created in 2010 and inspired by the Shepaug's core values, it helps students learn the importance of giving back to the less fortunate. The event involves student participation in activities from sandwich making to wrapping and...

Ski area draws residents from around Connecticut

Ski area draws residents from around Connecticut

Erin Bailey, Mahelet Steinmetz, and Sydell Lecher

February 4, 2019

Mt. Southington located in Plantsville, Connecticut, was once a dairy farm, but has now been transformed into a ski area enjoyed by people of all ages. It is the state’s only ski place that owns a machine cut halfpipe, but this is not the only attraction that makes them stand out. Their history and...

Picasso and Einstein walk into a bar…

Picasso and Einstein walk into a bar...

Henry James, Editor

December 13, 2018

This weekend, Shepaug Dramatics will be presenting Picasso at the Lapin Agile, a comedy by Steve Martin. Come see this spectacular work, directed by Tim DiRosa, a Shepaug graduate.

The All-American High School Film Festival brings student filmmakers together

The All-American High School Film Festival brings student filmmakers together

Henry James, Reporter/Editor

December 1, 2018

The All-American High School Film Festival is the top destination for talented high school filmmakers where there is a goal to connect the filmmakers of the future with the rewards, respect, and recognition they deserve.

One of Connecticut’s oldest farms thrives during the fall season

One of Connecticut’s oldest farms thrives during the fall season

Mahelet Steinmetz, Sydell Lecher, and Erin Bailey

November 9, 2018

Maple Bank Farm, located in Roxbury Connecticut, is one of the nation’s oldest family-run farms, and they raise animals and support local businesses. Not only do they provide for the community, but they also have a beautiful and welcoming environment. People come from all over to buy locally...

ASAP Celebrates Young Writers with Celebrity Guests and Performances

ASAP Celebrates Young Writers with Celebrity Guests and Performances

Eliza Guchkova and Kaylee Alexson

November 6, 2018

ASAP is a creative arts organization that works to inspire kids. One of their events, the celebration of young writers is a perfect example. The 13th annual celebration of young writers is a special event that showcases the work of young authors from across the state of Connecticut. Here, exceptional...

Finally! Apple Releases iOS 12.1 With Group FaceTime

Finally! Apple Releases iOS 12.1 With Group FaceTime

Henry James

November 1, 2018

iOS 12 was released on September 17, with many great software updates. One of the most anticipated features has been Group FaceTime. Other platforms such as SnapChat, House Party and Skype have had this feature for a while, and Apple has finally added this to their products. Unfortunately, Group FaceTime...