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At Southshire Community School children are encouraged to work in multi-age groups, develop strong academic skills at their own level, work individually and in partnership with others, learn from each other, and pursue their own interests.

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Outdoor Plant & Garden Sale

Please join us on Saturday October 10, from 10 AM – 2 PM, for an Outdoor Plant & Garden Sale to help support the school. The sale features houseplants, perennials, cuttings, pots, and gardening books. Masks required. Please park on the street! Location: 24 Bank St, North Bennington, VTDate: Saturday, October 10Time: 10am-2pm 

Adapting to a Pandemic: The Barn Project

In the summer of 2020, Southshire began to convert our recently stabilized barn into a new multi-use space. The State of Vermont had released guidelines for the return to school in the fall, and given the physical distancing requirements, we wouldn’t have been able to fit all our students into our schoolhouse at one time….Read More