Please join us Monday, June 11 at 6:30 to meet the two Principal candidates. 

Meg Alison Powden Cheryl Hammond Superintendent School Business Manager


For Immediate Release

Two Finalists Selected for the Cavendish Town Elementary School Principal Position All are Welcome to Meet our Finalists

Mary Barton Director of Student Services

Ludlow, VT, June 6, 2018 – The Cavendish Town Elementary School Search Committee has selected two finalists to meet with community members and the Green Mountain Unified School District (GMUSD) Board. The finalists met with groups of students, faculty and staff at the Cavendish Town Elementary School today. The next steps in our search process have the finalists meeting with community members on June 11th at the Cavendish Town Elementary School at 6:30 p.m. After meeting with the community members, the finalists will be interviewed by the Green Mountain Unified School District Board members the following night, June 12th.

Parents and community members from Cavendish are invited to meet our finalists on June 11th at 6:30 p.m. We will greet all community members who come to our school and assign you a classroom. The finalists will be located in a classroom and community members will have the opportunity to meet with each candidate for twenty-five minutes. Community members will switch classrooms to meet both finalists.

Seventeen candidates applied for the principal’s positon with thirteen candidates having the proper qualifications for the position. The Search Committee vetted those thirteen candidates and selected three candidates to interview. Following the second round of interviews the Search Committee selected two candidates to invite for a school visit. The two candidates include: Debra Beaupre of Meriden, New Hampshire and Adam Rosen of Montpelier, Vermont.

A brief background - Mrs. Beaupre currently works as an assistant principal at the Newport City Elementary School in Newport, Vermont. Prior to becoming an assistant principal, Mrs. Beaupre taught for many years in the 4th, 5th and 6th grades as well as working as a Title 1 reading teacher. Mr. Rosen currently works as an early educator at the Waterbury Children’s Early Learning Space and prior to this position served as the principal of the Rumney Memorial School in Middlesex, Vermont

Please join us to welcome our finalists to the Cavendish Town Elementary School. Community members are invited to arrive at 6:25 p.m. for classroom assignments. After you meet with the candidates, we will ask for your feedback at the end of each session. Your feedback will be shared with the GMUSD Board of Directors the following evening.

Two Rivers Supervisory Union 609 Vt Rte 103, Ludlow, Vermont 05149 Telephone: 802.875.3365

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