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Athletes to watch at the 2019 Vermont track and field state meets  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Burlington High School is the site of the D-I track and field state meet, D-II is at South Burlington and Windsor is home for D-III and D-IV.



Live updates: Saturday's Vermont H.S. championship scores  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Live updates and scores from Saturday's slate of high school playoff games as reported to the Burlington Free Press sports department (see below for final ...



Colchester knocks off defending champion South Burlington to reach D-I semifinals  BurlingtonFreePress.com

No. 6 Colchester holds off No. 3 South Burlington's seventh-inning rally for 4-3 win in a rematch of last year's D-I baseball championship game.



Vermont high school playoffs: Essex softball rallies to oust Brattleboro  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Ainsley Thorne's third walk of the game brought in the winning run as No. 1 top-seeded Essex rallied for a 5-4 win over No. 8 Brattleboro on Friday.



Reporters see the surveillance video in Burlington bus battle  WCAX

Green Mountain Transit denies race was a factor in driver's decision to kick a group of school children off his bus. Our Dom Amato saw the surveillance video ...



2019 Vermont high school baseball playoff primer and predictions  BurlingtonFreePress.com

As tradition demands, here's Free Press Staff Writer Austin Danforth's annual primer and predictions for the high school baseball tournament.



Vermont high school playoffs: 2019 VPA spring tournament pairings  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Vermont scores, schedules and matchups for the 2019 high school sports playoffs as reported to the Burlington Free Press sports department.



Live updates: Tuesday's Vermont H.S. playoff scores and postponements  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Live updates, postponements and scores from Tuesday's slate of high school playoff games as reported to the Burlington Free Press sports department (see ...



Randolph Union High School to host student-organized conference about racism  vtdigger.org

News Release — Randolph Union High School May 14, 2019. Contact: Lisa Floyd lfloyd@orangesouthwest.org 802-728-3397 ...



Student, artists bringing community together  WCAX

Some students at a local high school are using artwork to bring their community together.



Burlington High School faces hiring issues  WCAX

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) The Burlington School District is plagued with hiring issues -- only one man wants the job as Burlington High School's principal.



Vermont Department of Health recognizes youth for tobacco use prevention legislation  vtdigger.org

News Release — Vermont Department of Health June 4, 2019. Contact: Ben Truman 802-951-5153 / 802-863-7281. Get all of VTDigger's daily news.



Top finishers at the 2019 Vermont City Marathon  WPTZ

Course records stood strong at the 31st running of the Vermont City Marathon.



Vermont City Marathon highlights: Runners storm to victories after weather delay  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Sergio Reyes, Rachel Schilkowsky, Sean MacDonald and Aliza Lapierre among the winners at the 31st Vermont City Marathon on Sunday.



Some things can't wait: Burlington High School bathrooms get a fix  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Some things cannot wait and students shouldn't have to, according to a Burlington High School student. BHS junior, Kiley Trombly, described a 20-minute ordeal ...



Obituary: Nathan J. Williams, 1983-2019 | Obituaries  Seven Days

Nathan J. Williams, age 35, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday April 28, 2019, at his apartment in Bellingham, Wash. He was born to David H....



What Burlington gets from $70 million high school bond  BurlingtonFreePress.com

District administrators aim to start the design process right away Traffic and engineering studies will be vetted over the next 18 months.



Vermont revokes license of former Burlington High School guidance director  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Vermont Agency of Education revoked the education license of a former Burlington High School guidance director charged with unprofessional conduct.



Student newspaper censorship: Burlington High School editors win First Amendment battle  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Burlington High School's interim Principal censored BHS Register, but the students' First Amendment rights were restored after a week-long fight.



Sole Burlington High School principal candidate answers public questions  WCAX

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) Burlington High School's interim principal is fighting to keep his spot in the district. Noel Green answered community recommended ...



Burlington High School team is Scholars' Bowl champions  WCAX

MONTPELIER, Vt. (WCAX) UPDATE: Saturday evening it was announced that the team from Burlington High School is the state high school academic champion ...



Burlington High School Guidance Director Has His Say at Hearing  Seven Days

Embattled Burlington High School guidance director Mario Macias vigorously defended his conduct Friday in a bid to keep his license. He testified that he never.



Vt. Division I boys track and field: St. J edged by powerhouse Essex  Caledonian Record

BURLINGTON — The St. Johnsbury Academy boys posted the second-highest team score in 20 years at the Division I track and field state meet on Saturday.



MENTOR Vermont hosts annual mentoring symposium  vtdigger.org

News Release — MENTOR Vermont June 3, 2019. Contact: Benji Thurber benji@mentorvt.org 802-249-8316. Get all of VTDigger's daily news. You'll never ...



Burlington High School guidance counselor faces licensing charges  WCAX

The guidance director at Burlington High School is in hot water as the Vermont Agency of Education brings several licensing charges against him. Now, we're ...



Former Burlington High School guidance director defends his conduct  WCAX

BARRE, Vt. (WCAX) Burlington High School's embattled guidance director took the stand Friday to defend himself against charges from the state. We've told you ...



Burlington OKs bonds to renovate high school; S. Burlington approves community center  vtdigger.org

Burlington High School. File photo by Alexandre Silberman/VTDigger. BURLINGTON — City voters overwhelmingly supported a $70 million bond to renovate ...



Burlington High School Newspaper to be recognized for pushing story  WCAX

Journalists from The Register at Burlington High School are being recognized by the New England First Amendment Coalition for breaking a story about their ...



Burlington school board changes course, approves superintendent's recommendations  vtdigger.org

School board members Kendra Sowers and Keith Pillsbury, and Superintendent Yaw Obeng, left, listen to discussion at Tuesday's school board meeting.



Burlington School Board to take up Macias employment  WCAX

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) A Burlington High School guidance director remains employed by the school district despite losing his teaching license with the state ...



South Burlington High School raises Black Lives Matter flag  WCAX

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) South Burlington High School students hoisted a Black Lives Matter flag Friday to fly in honor of Black History Month.



Burlington HS interim principal to stay two more years  WCAX

The Burlington School Board voted Tuesday night to keep Noel Green as an interim principal of Burlington High School for two more years instead of hiring him ...



BTV residents will decide in November whether to invest in a $70 million high school renovation bond  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Burlington City Council voted 11 to 1 in favor of allowing a $70 million bond to renovate Burlington High School to be decided on the November ballot.



Burlington High School students receive journalism award  WPTZ

School guidance director could have license stripped after their story.



Burlington High guidance director faces additional charge  BurlingtonFreePress.com

The state Agency of Education filed an additional charge against Burlington High School Guidance Director Mario Macias, and Secretary of Education Daniel ...



Education agency revokes Burlington guidance director's license  vtdigger.org

Francisco Guzman, attorney for Mario Macias, speaks during Macias' hearing on Dec. 14, as Adam Powers, the hearing officer for the Agency of Education, ...



Burlington HS principal will have interim status for another year  MyChamplainValley.com FOX44 & ABC22

The Burlington School District Board of Education voted 6-3 Thursday night to recommend that Superintendent Yaw Obeng offer Burlington High School interim ...



Burlington High School $70 million bond vote: What you need to know  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Burlington voters are being asked to approve a $70 million bond request on Nov. 6 to finance new construction, renovations and address delayed maintenance ...



South Burlington High School to Raise a Black Lives Matter Flag  Seven Days

South Burlington High School students and faculty will raise a Black Lives Matter flag on Friday, and some residents have sharply criticized the plan. The school ...



Mentor Vermont to host four annual Vermont mentoring symposium in Waterbury on May 23  vtdigger.org

News Release — Mentor Vermont May 10, 2019. Media Contact: Benji Thurber benji@mentorvt.org 802-249-8316. Get all of VTDigger's daily news. You'll never ...



Vermont high school students use New Voices law to win censorship dispute  Student Press Law Center

VERMONT — Student journalists at Burlington High School used the state's New Voices law to successfully fight back against censorship and prevent the ...



Stuck in Vermont: Burlington High School's Dance Team Brings the Crowd  Seven Days

Burlington High School senior Medine Nifasha, has been dancing all her life. What started as a fun activity with friends, became a popular YouTube channel and ...



Burlington High backtracks, re-publishes student story on guidance director  MyChamplainValley.com FOX44 & ABC22

BURLINGTON, Vt. - Student reporters for the Burlington High School Register have been told they can re-post a story critical of a school official that was quashed ...



Burlington Considers Upgrading Its High School — for $70 Million  Seven Days

When it opened in 1964, Burlington High School was hailed as a state-of-the-art edifice. Fifty-four years later, the prevailing view has changed, and not just ...



Burlington school district suspends high school guidance director  vtdigger.org

Burlington High School Guidance Director Mario Macias, pictured outside of the department's office in Dec. 2016. Photo by Alexandre Silberman for VTDigger.



Burlington school board fires embattled guidance director  vtdigger.org

Burlington High School Guidance Director Mario Macias, pictured outside of the department's office in December 2016. Photo by Alexandre Silberman for ...



Burlington mulling multi-million dollar high school renovation  vtdigger.org

A proposed renovation to Burlington High School would give the 50-year-old building a new facade. Courtesy Burlington School District. The Burlington school ...



Major renovation bond proposed for Burlington High INTERACTIVE GRAPHICS  vtdigger.org

Burlington High School. Photo by Alexandre Silberman/VTDigger. Burlington High School's campus stands as a relic of the past. Considered state-of-the-art ...



Burlington school guidance director fights to keep teaching license  WCAX

The guidance director at Burlington High School is facing a Vermont Agency of Education license revocation hearing.



Supreme Court sides with South Burlington in school mascot dispute  vtdigger.org

South Burlington High School. Photo by Bob LoCicero/VTDigger. The Vermont Supreme Court has upheld the South Burlington School District's decision not to ...



Vt. state track and field roundup: NCU's Lefaivre completes comeback for first title  Caledonian Record

BURLINGTON — Two years ago North Country sprinter Alexis Lefaivre was a hotshot freshman who assumed her youth track success would continue in high ...



High school highlights: Essex baseball, softball sweep South Burlington  WPTZ

Both Hornet teams break out the big bats, score double digit runs in respective victories.



Burlington High School, vaporized  BHS Register

by Sam Beste, Staff Writer. Disclaimer: All student names in this article were changed to protect their identity. Advertisement. Smoking Cigarettes in the US is at ...



Censorship of Burlington School Newspaper May Have Violated Law  Seven Days

Burlington High School principal Noel Green may have violated state law when he ordered student journalists to take down a story posted to the school...



Burlington City Council postpones high school renovation bond decision  vtdigger.org

A proposed renovation to Burlington High School would give the 50-year-old building a new facade. Courtesy Burlington School District. City councilors have ...



Emails Detail Conflict in Choosing Burlington School Principals  Seven Days

Two kinds of questions were being asked in the Integrated Arts Academy gymnasium on April 1: prearranged ones, posed via moderator to finalists for three...



Another policy change for student-run newspaper at BHS  WCAX

A dispute between the principal of Burlington High School and student-journalists has prompted the Burlington School District to step in.



Burlington School District celebrates 'Beyond Black History Month' event  vtdigger.org

News Release — Burlington School District March 26, 2019. Contact: Russ Elek 802-540-5347. Get all of VTDigger's daily news. You'll never miss a story with ...



Vermont high school baseball: Varsity Insider watchlist for the 2019 season  BurlingtonFreePress.com

The Burlington Free Press sports department has assembled a list of top high school baseball players to keep an eye on this season.



Burlington High editors say school district broke Vermont law  MyChamplainValley.com FOX44 & ABC22

Student reporters from the Burlington High School Register criticized school and district officials for how they handled a story detailing allegations against a ...



Licensing hearing for Burlington HS guidance director continues  WCAX

BARRE, Vt. (WCAX) The licensing hearing for a former Burlington High School guidance director continued Thursday in Barre with new testimony from former ...



Water woes force South Burlington schools to close early  WCAX

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) A water main break is forcing South Burlington schools to close early Tuesday. According to a Facebook post from the district ...



Burlington's new student publishing policy aligns with state law  vtdigger.org

Burlington High School Principal Noel Green. Photo BHS website. The Burlington School District unanimously passed a new student media policy Tuesday night ...



Macias was paid $46K while on administrative leave  WCAX

We now know how much taxpayers paid former Burlington High School guidance director Mario Macias while he was on administrative leave.



Burlington School Board fires guidance director  WCAX

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) The Burlington School Board voted Monday night to fire the high school guidance director who lost his teaching license over ...



Burlington school district rescinds principal's article review policy  vtdigger.org

Yaw Obeng, the superintendent of the Burlington School District. File photo by Jess Wisloski/VTDigger. In yet another about-face for the Burlington school district ...



What to know about the Burlington-South Burlington football cooperative  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Like the rest of the state's football programs, the Burlington-South Burlington cooperative begin preseason Monday. Opening night is set for Aug. 31.



Counseling interns pulled from Burlington High School  Vermont Cynic

Alek Fleury This story updated at 3:59 p.m. Sept. 19 to correct a statement that a practicum student at Burlington High School worked with Macias despite ...



Burlington shakes up top school principals  Vermont Biz

Vermont Business Magazine The Burlington School District (BSD) announced Monday morning changes to personnel positions within the District. Burlington ...



High School Students Fight Censorship  Valley News

Burlington — Armed with a new Vermont law that protects student journalists, four high school editors have stood up to censorship and won, prompting their ...



Three thoughts: Rice, BHS go down to the wire in rivalry clash  BurlingtonFreePress.com

The ball hadn't gotten halfway to the hoop before Khalon Taylor's hand shot skyward, three fingers extended, and he began to backpedal slowly down the court.



Weighing guidance director's future, principal and investigator diverged  vtdigger.org

Former Burlington High School guidance director Mario Macias, pictured outside of the department's office in December 2016. Photo by Alexandre Silberman/ ...



Wednesday's Vermont sports scores and Thursday's schedule  BurlingtonFreePress.com

As reported to the Burlington Free Press sports department.



Burlington School District looks to reverse the e-cigarette trend  MyChamplainValley.com FOX44 & ABC22

BURLINGTON, Vt. - Ayan Mohamed, a student at Burlington High School, sees signs of vaping everywhere she goes. "I see Juul pods in the bathrooms, in the ...



Superintendent addresses handling of Mario Macias case  WCAX

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) The superintendent of schools is now answering questions about how he handled complaints about the guidance director at ...



Burlington Voters Will Consider $100 Million in School, Wastewater Bonds  Seven Days

Burlington voters will decide in November whether to approve what would be a record amount of bonding for the city. The city council agreed Monday...



Hearing date set in educator licensing case of Burlington High guidance counselor Macias  vtdigger.org

Burlington High School Guidance Director Mario Macias, pictured outside of the department's office in December 2016. Photo by Alexandre Silberman for ...



Vermont high school highlights: Burlington field hockey wins in overtime for first win  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Grace Kahl struck for the winning goal with 2:04 left in overtime and the Burlington High School field hockey team captured its first win of the season, blanking ...



Obeng discusses Burlington school bond, teacher strike, Macias  WCAX

The superintendent of Burlington schools, Yaw Obeng, sits down with our Galen Ettlin to discuss the bond for Burlington High School and much more.



Thursday's H.S. highlights: Chaikin, Rice overpower Burlington 72-48  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Leo Chaikin pours in 20 of his game-high 28 points in the first half as Rice rolls past rival Burlington 72-48 in high school boys basketball.



Burlington school officials pitch $70 million bond measure  WCAX

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) The Burlington School District is asking voters in November to approve a $70 million renovation-plan to the high school. Thursday ...



It's official: Black Lives Matter flag is going up for 400 days at Rutland High School  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Vermont's Rutland High School is set to raise the Black Lives Matter flag Friday. Students sought permission to fly the flag from the Rutland City Public Schools ...



Thursday's H.S. highlights: Red-hot South Burlington overpowers North Country  BurlingtonFreePress.com

SOUTH BURLINGTON - A lights-out shooting performance nearly got South Burlington to the century mark in a 97-57 win over North Country in high school boys ...



Tuesday's H.S. highlights: March, Phillips lift South Burlington over Rice  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Christina March fires in the winning goal late in regulation and Claire Phillips preserves the lead with two saves as South Burlington bests Rice.



Rec briefs: Hanover Heat AAU hoops team heading to national tournament  Valley News

COLCHESTER, Vt. — The Hanover Heat grades 5-6 AAU boys basketball team will play in a national tournament next month after winning its division of a ...



Wired for Safety: A new idea for training in cybersecurity  vtdigger.org

VTDigger columnist and Champlain College professor Duane Dunston gives his TEDx talk at the Stowe Performing Arts Center on May 9. Courtesy photo by ...



Burlington School District restructuring passes vote  vtdigger.org

News Release — Burlington School District Nov. 7, 2018. Contact: Russ Elek 802-540-5347. Get all of VTDigger's daily news. You'll never miss a story with our ...



Squashed High School Newspaper Story Raises Questions Of Censorship  Vermont Public Radio

Burlington High School's director of guidance, Mario Macias, faces six charges of unprofessional conduct from the Agency of Education. The school paper,



Hearings to begin Thursday for Burlington HS guidance director  WCAX

Mario Macias is facing seven counts of misconduct filed by the Vermont Agency of Education.



SBHS teaching students a lesson with no bell system  WCAX

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) South Burlington High School has gotten rid of a long-standing tradition -- the school bell -- in order to create a more ...



Burlington hosts 47th annual Invitational  MyChamplainValley.com FOX44 & ABC22

Burlington high school hosted the 47th annual track and field invitational on Saturday.



Varsity Insider: Vermont H.S. girls lacrosse power rankings (May 6)  BurlingtonFreePress.com

The 2019 season's first high school girls lacrosse power rankings on the Varsity Insider.



As Controversies Swirl, What's Next for Burlington Schools' Beleaguered Superintendent?  Seven Days

The Burlington School Board recited a greeting that offered peace, friendship and love before the public comment period began at its regular meeting on ...



MLK Day: Schools in Burlington, Vermont, change approach to observing Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Although all federal employees get MLK Day off from work, cancelling classes is not mandatory for non-federal entities such as school districts.



Restaurant Chefs Serve Lunch to Highlight Role of School Food  Seven Days

Two culinary pros served lunch to Burlington kids on Tuesday to highlight the important role school meals play in the community. At Integrated Arts Academy...



How a Burlington school dance highlights racial tension in the community  BurlingtonFreePress.com

BTV school officials say handling of a Hunt Middle School dance incident, where students believed a white students said the n-word, was problematic.



Exploring Burlington High School's history through high school yearbook pages  BurlingtonFreePress.com

Between hair, famous sons and Mickey Mouse, Burlington High School's yearbook, the "Oread," show more than a century's worth of history.



Student allegation of assault by Burlington teacher Scibek to be heard by jury  BurlingtonFreePress.com

The case of a Burlington teacher who pleaded not guilty to an accusation he assaulted a student in his criminal justice class will be heard by a jury Wednesday ...



Burlington School District to host Beyond Black History Month community event  vtdigger.org

News Release — Burlington School District March 13, 2019. Contact: Russ Elek 802-540-5347. Get all of VTDigger's daily news. You'll never miss a story with ...



South Burlington School District to fly Black Lives Matter flag  vtdigger.org

News Release — South Burlington School District Jan. 25, 2019. Contact: David Young 802.652.7549 dyoung@sbschools.net ...



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