School Future http://wamc.org en Vermont Town Rejects Renovations to Historic School http://wamc.org/post/vermont-town-rejects-renovations-historic-school <p>A Vermont town has rejected renovating a former schoolhouse built in 1879.<br><br>Voters in Weathersfield decided against financing the restoration of the brick portion of the village school and demolishing the more recently built wings, constructed in 1954 and 1969.<br><br>The Eagle Times reports the school has remained vacant since 2008 when the district voted t</p><p></p><p>o consolidate its kindergarten to eighth-grade students into one upgraded building in Ascutney.<br><br><em>Copyright 2012 Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.</em></p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 22:50:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 51579 at http://wamc.org