This year Yearbook students made Essex High School Yearbook Promo 2014-2015 video. Many students do not understand why they should be interested in purchasing a yearbook (this film should give them a few reasons, as well as help to build support for the book). Read More
In The Know... important information you need to know!
- OPEN HOUSE is Thursday, September 18th from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. This will give you the opportunity to visit your son`s/daughter`s classes. Please try to bring his/her schedule with you, but if you do not have one a schedule will be available in the main lobby. The Annual School Report Night will be held just prior to the Open House from 6:00 to 6:45 p.m.in the auditorium.
- ATTENTION ALL 9TH GRADE STUDENTS Starting Monday September 8th through Friday, October 3rd, School Counselors will be meeting with all 9th grade students. A letter went home to all families with individual appointment times. If you are a 9th grade student and did not receive a letter, please either contact the school counseling department for your appointment time or ask one of your teachers. All teachers have access to a master calendar list. We look forward to meeting with all of our 9th graders as you start your school career at EHS!
Guess the Book by the First Sentence
By correctly answering this quiz you will be entered in a regular prize drawing.
"Suppose that you and I were sitting in a quiet room overlooking a garden, chatting and sipping at our cups of green tea while we talked about something that had happened a long while ago, and I said to you "That afternoon when I met so-and-so...was the very best afternoon of my life, and also the very worst afternoon.""
(a) The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
(b) Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden
(c) Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier
(d) White Teeth by Zadie Smith
To keep the prize draw fair we require quiz players to log into SchoolPort. You will receive one entry into the prize draw for correct answer.
2015 Submit Senior Write-up 2015 Baby Quotes 2015 Submit Senior Picture 2015 Yearbook purchase link
The library makerspace has its grand opening tomorrow, September 17th starting at 8am! There will be knitting, Arduino, MakeyMakey, drawing, vinyl cutting, and button-making, among many other things. Whether you love textiles, making comic strips, painting or technology, there is something for everyone. What you dream you can create! Bring your creativity, and plan to have a great time exploring our new space! Read More
EHSPN Episode #1 - Our first episode of the new school year! Read More
Navigating the College Admission Process: A Parent’s Guide. South Burlington High School Auditorium September 29, 2014, 7:00 P.M. – 8:30 P.M.
Deb Shaver, the Dean of Admission for Smith College, will share her perspective as an admission officer and parent, as well as discuss the college search process and the role of the parent. Read More
Do you dream of traveling to Yellowstone National Park or studying ecology with national programs?
The summer of 2015 may be your dream come true. Join a group of students for the Ecology Project International trip for 9 days in Montana and Wyoming from June 23 to July 1 Read More
The Vermont-NEA Scholars' Bowl will kick off its 33rd season on September 27 with the 16th annual Sue Pasco Opening at Essex High School. The tournament, held in conjunction with the league coaches' meeting, serves as an introduction to the local competition schedule, with a semi-formal format and candy prizes. Read More
Time to follow-up on that commitment to yourself. Drop that elective or study hall, which won't change your life, and sign up for AFJROTC. Read More
BAM! POW! Graphic Novel Club is starting Tuesday the 9th in Library Conference Room 1 from 2:30 to 3:30! Like superheroes, comics, or manga? Bring some of your favorites to talk about! Read More
Put your photography or writing skills to work on a national contest! Here are 2 national contests for Earth Science Week 2014, Oct 12 - 17. Read More
Career Education pages contain variety of useful links for career choices, internships, scholarships, finding a job, college and online education. Career Education home page features its own Quick links, slideshow, calendar of events and Career Education News. Read More
New issue of WAM (Writers, Artists, Musicians) magazine has been posted on EHS website. Link to the new 2014 edition can be found either under Quick Links or under Student Life on a EHS main menu. Read More