Kurn Hattin’s kindergarten and 1st grade class recently spent some time in the kitchen making blueberry muffins with Richard Johnson, Kurn Hattin’s Food Services Manager. This activity provided many learning opportunities for the young students. They were able to practice their math skills by … [Read more...] about Cooking is Fun!
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Lisa Bianconi, Director of Music at New England Kurn Hattin Homes for Children in Westminster, Vermont has been awarded the 2020 Vermont Educator of the Year Award for District VI from Vermont Music Educators Association. This prestigious award is "for outstanding professionalism … [Read more...] about Kurn Hattin Music Director Awarded Vermont Music Educator of the Year Award—District VI
On Sunday, January 26, ten Kurn Hattin students competed in the regional Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship in Bellows Falls, Vermont. This contest for children, ages 9 to 14, provides an athletic outlet and encourages the values of sportsmanship and healthy competition. … [Read more...] about Kurn Hattin Students Shoot Straight in Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship
The Rite Aid Foundation has selected Kurn Hattin Homes to participate in its 2020 KidCents program, which annually supports a select group of nonprofit, kid-focused organizations committed to improving the health and well being of children living in the communities Rite Aid serves. In addition … [Read more...] about The Rite Aid Foundation Designates New England Kurn Hattin Homes A KidCents Charity
The children and staff at Kurn Hattin Homes wish each of you—our friends, supporters, volunteers, and families safe and happy holidays and new year. … [Read more...] about Kurn Hattin Homes for Children Share Holiday Wishes
Sara Stine is Kurn Hattin Homes for Children’s therapeutic riding instructor, which affords her the perfect blend of her teaching experience and extensive background with horses. Sara’s teaching method begins with the children lying on yoga mats in what used to be the milk house of the old Kurn … [Read more...] about Successful Women Have Grit
Captain Richard Phillips, a Merchant Marine and the subject of an extraordinary international drama when he was captured by Somali pirates who attacked and boarded his ship, in April 2009, visited Kurn Hattin and its students on Tuesday, December 3rd , to talk about his life and career. … [Read more...] about An Exceptional Evening of Courage with Captain Richard Phillips at Kurn Hattin Homes for Children
Every year the VTPBIS State Team acknowledges PBIS schools for their achievements. PBiS (Positive Behavioral interventions and Support) is a nationally recognized method of addressing behavior, conduct, and problem solving, where students, faculty, and staff work together to promote a positive, … [Read more...] about Kurn Hattin Lauded as a Vermont PBiS School of Merit