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No Country for Justice: A Dialogue with China’s Leading Human Rights Lawyer in Exile

No Country for Justice: A Dialogue with China’s Leading Human Rights Lawyer in Exile

Vermont Commons Chinese teacher Ben Wang is offering to provide transportation from VCS to St. Michael’s College to those interested in participating in a dialogue with Dr. Teng Biao on Wednesday, September 27th at 5pm. Below is a quick introduction to Dr. Biao’s work: Dr. Teng Biao is currently a visiting scholar at NYU Law […]

VCS Cross Country: Burlington Invitational Results

The VCS Cross Country team ran their first meet of the season on Saturday and it was a huge success! Over 1,000 runners from multiple states competed in the Burlington Invitation, which took place on a chilly day at North Beach. Here are the top VCS finishers in each race: MS Girls: Lily Isham (47th […]

Our New Mission Statement

Over the last 18 months, the Board of Trustees and Faculty of Vermont Commons School undertook a major effort of revisiting and revising the School’s Mission and Guiding Principles with a goal of ensuring their relevance, focus, and utility for years to come. We arrived at a consensus around several essential ideas. We are first […]

Spin for a Cause

Join Rachel Bergstein (VCS ’21) and her family for 1 of 5 one hour spin classes at The Edge in Essex on Sunday, September 17th to raise money for Celiac Disease Research. Celiac Disease is an auto-immune disorder where your body treats gluten (found in wheat, rye, barley, spelt) like poison. Spin For Celiac was […]

Turtle Tracks 6.7.17

Dear Vermont Commons Community, Please click here to read the final 2016-17 edition of the Turtle Tracks Newsletter. Enjoy, and have a great summer! The Turtle Tracks Crew

Turtle Tracks 6.1.17

Dear Vermont Commons Community, Please click here to read this week’s edition of the Turtle Tracks Newsletter. Enjoy! The Turtle Tracks Crew

Turtle Tracks 5.15.17

Dear Vermont Commons Community, Please click here to read this week’s edition of the Turtle Tracks Newsletter. Enjoy! The Turtle Tracks Crew

Turtle Tracks 5.10.17

Dear Vermont Commons Community, Please click here to read this week’s edition of the Turtle Tracks Newsletter, which includes information regarding our upcoming first-ever Summer Session. Enjoy! The Turtle Tracks Crew

Scholarship. Community. Global Responsibility.

At Vermont Commons School, our goal is to engage students with their world. We achieve this through programs and a curriculum grounded in local and global involvement.