Harwood Unified Union School Board

  • HUUSD working out how to govern

    Members of the Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) Board are making sure that they enter this year’s budget season with a single mindset.

    The HUUSD Board met for its first retreat on Wednesday,

  • Whooping cough reported in HUUSD

    There has been a confirmed diagnosis of pertussis – whooping cough – in a student in the Harwood Unified Union School District.

    Pertussis is a contagious disease that is spread through the air when infected

  • Heidi Spear resigns from HUUSD

    Fayston representative Heidi Spear to the Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) has resigned from the board, effective Monday, September 18. In her letter of resignation, she explains that she is resigning

  • Warren School closed

    Black mold, roof failure, floods lead to shutdown

    Remediation for a roof leak at Warren Elementary School led to the discovery of black mold in at least five classrooms in the school. The black mold predates

  • Budget compromise could create problems in HUUSD

    The Harwood Union Unified School District (HUUSD) has not started negotiating its contracts with the district’s teachers. However, the deal the board makes could have consequences for the school district

  • Harwood, we have a problem

    By John Kerrigan

    The news that Co-Principal Amy Rex is leaving Harwood for a similar position in Massachusetts prompted me to reflect on her tenure.

    During the Rex/Atwood/Nease administration the

  • Board’s best interest

    Now that the Harwood Unified Union School District Board (HUUSD) has completed the complex and rigorous task of creating one unified budget for our newly merged school district, the board has been debating how to create

  • Opinion: The HUUSD first-year budget

    By Heidi Spear

    The Harwood Unified Union School District Board has approved a first-year unified district budget for the public to vote on March 7 via Australian ballot. We will be hosting an informational

  • HUUSD budget will proceed to vote at Town Meeting

    Last week Governor Phil Scott proposed that all K-12 schools throughout Vermont adopt a level-funded budget for the next fiscal year and postpone voting to adopt the budget until May. The announcement came after the

  • Letter: Local school boards still active

    To The Editor:

    In August 2015 the Harwood Unified Union School District Board (HUUSD) was sworn in after a positive vote to consolidate the school governance of our existing district schools in Warren, Fayston,

  • HUUSD Board votes in favor of keeping teachers

    The Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) Board has finally voted on each budget item for next year and any parent worried about losing teachers can breathe easy.

    At their January 11 meeting, the HUUSD

  • Opinion: Superintendent responds to Fayston School Board letter

    By Brigid Nease

    The Fayston School Board met on December 20 and then held a special meeting, to write and send a letter out to the Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) Board and wider community. This is

  • What was said and not said

    Several weeks ago, The Valley Reporter printed a front-page story detailing the proposal to the Harwood Unified Union School District (HUUSD) Board to cut two teachers and a staff member at two Valley schools.

  • HUUSD wants equity between schools

    Although no final decisions have been made by the new unified union school board based on current class sizes, two less teachers in the school district would make schools more equitable.

    The Harwood Unified Union

  • HUUSD board talks teacher cuts

    Declining enrollment in The Valley’s schools is leading to tough decisions for the new unified school board.

    At a December 7 meeting, the Harwood Unified Union School Board (HUUSD) took their first steps toward

  • Unified school board to meet in late summer

    Since a vote to quickly consolidate school boards and budgets passed on June 7, the newly consolidated district – named the Harwood Unified Union School District – will begin operating on July 1, 2017.


  • Warren residents approach select board about Act 46

    The Warren Select Board dealt with questions surrounding Act 46, a new law that aims to consolidate school governance and budgets across the state.

    Warren resident Valerie Bigelow, who is running against Warren