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We’re Thankful!

We’re Thankful!

In the spirit of giving thanks, we would like to share all that we are grateful for as a community.

Open House, November 8, 2015, 1 pm

OPEN HOUSE – SUNDAY NOV 8TH Inspired students lead inspiring lives.  Come and meet our students and the faculty who inspire them. Learn about the curriculum, the community and the mission of Vermont Commons School and feel the excitement that is fueling our growth! Sunday, November 8, 2015 1:00 – 3:00 PM RSVP For more information or to […]

Free Screening/Discussion of the Documentary “Miss Representation” 10/16

What are we telling our girls about their potential? Vermont Commons School presents Miss Representation “Written and directed by Jennifer Siebel Newsom, Miss Representation exposes how mainstream media and culture contribute to the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence in America.”     – See more at:   Friday 10/16/15 Vermont […]

Documentary Film Series: “The Mask You Live In”

The 2015 VCS Documentary Film Series kicks off Friday, September 25th with The Mask You Live In. Details below are taken from our Facebook page: Free and Open to the Public – Friday, September 25th at 6pm: A Documentary Screening and Discussion of The Mask You Live In which explores how our culture’s narrow definition […]

Graduation Ceremony This Friday, 6/5, at 10:30am

Come join us! We will be sending off the Class of 2015 this Friday at 10:30am, in the Commons Room. All of our community members are invited! Bring your friends and family, along with plenty of tissues and cameras! The day will begin with bagels and yearbook signing at 8:30am. Graduates will line up at […]

Free Screening of Jay Craven’s “Northern Borders,” Tuesday, May 12th at 6:30pm!

Vermont Commons School is proud to present a free public screening of Jay Craven’s film, Northern Borders, based on the novel by Howard Frank Mosher and starring Academy Award nominee Bruce Dern. The film will be shown this Tuesday, May 12th, at 6:30pm in the Commons Room, and there will be a post-screening Q&A with […]

Admissions Reception at The Flying Pig, April 8th, 8:30am

Come see us this Wednesday morning to talk about life at Vermont Commons! We’ll be at The Flying Pig Bookstore, at 5247 Shelburne Road in Shelburne, at 8:30am this Wednesday, April 8th. Invite your friends, neighbors, families, and other early risers for some coffee and good company. We’ll be addressing any and all questions you […]

Spring Open House: April 12th, 1pm

Stop by Vermont Commons for a flavorful taste of life as a Flying Turtle! We will be hosting our first ever Spring Open House this Sunday, April 12th, at 1pm in the Commons Room. Invite your friends, neighbors, coworkers, and acquaintances — all prospective families are welcome! RSVP with Jill Strawbridge at, or by […]

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.