Proctor Opens New Fitness Center and Gym

By Scott Allenby, Proctor Academy
Proctor Opens New Fitness Center and Gym

Proctor Academy celebrated the opening of its newly renovated gymnasium and fitness center in January in the Farrell Field House. While not much has changed from the outside, once you step foot in the building, there is a world of change that has taken place. In an effort to continue to provide its faculty, staff, […]

AE/MS Participates in Geography Bee

By Jane Slayton

The National Geographic Society Geography Bee is held in more than 11,000 schools across the country. AE/MS has participated for decades. The questions are designed to increase the students’ knowledge of the world through competition and fun. The competition began in the classrooms with every student in grades five through eight competing for a spot […]

Colby-Sawyer Partners with Upper Valley Educators Institute

Press release

Colby-Sawyer College and the Upper Valley Educators Institute (UVEI) have joined a partnership that enables Colby-Sawyer students to earn both their bachelor’s degree and a New Hampshire teaching license in elementary or secondary education in as few as four years. During the Accelerated Pathway certification process, students will participate in a full-time, 14-week teaching experience […]

AE/MS Robotics Teams Compete Against Other Middle Schools

By Andrew Tyler

On Saturday, November 18th, Andover Elementary Middle School’s two new Lego Robotics teams went to a Qualifier Competition where they competed against other Middle School teams from around the state.  19 teams participated and Andover’s 8-Bit Eagles earned 30 points in the robotics competition, earning 14th place!  Our second team, the Pixelators, received 40 points […]

Andover Elementary Middle School Celebrates Local Veterans

About thirty veterans in attendance

By Jane Slayton
Andover Elementary Middle School Celebrates Local Veterans

On the morning of November 8th, approximately thirty veterans came to Andover Elementary Middle School for a special assembly. Every year the students and staff honor local veterans. Invitations are sent to local veterans in early fall. The planning then begins in all classrooms. American Legion Post #101 paraded the colors to begin the assembly. […]

5th Grade Mexican Holiday

Day of the dead

Press Release
5th Grade Mexican Holiday

  The 5th grade class at AEMS spent the last month learning about the Mexican holiday Day of the Dead in their art class. They each createdtheir own 3D sugar skull masks, using plaster wrap and paint. At the end of the project, the 5th grade class got to experience the holiday with a day […]