Two teams of Pinkerton Academy students are at the VEX World Championships this week. The teams, named Warp Drive and Final Frontier, are be in Louisville, Ky., April 14-19; they earned the right by placing at the recent New Hampshire and Vermont VEX regional championship. Ernie Biron, engineering instructor and VEX Robotics advisor in the
Eighth graders in sending districts to Pinkerton Academy completed their Careers program curriculum last week by participating in the CU 4 Reality Fair held at the Stockbridge Theatre on the Pinkerton campus. The fair provides the students with a hands-on educational experience that introduces and guides them through the relationship between people and credit unions.
Veronika Berg, a Pinkerton Academy senior from Derry, will always remember her first attempt at bargaining with a vendor. On Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, she decided to barter with a local merchant. “I asked him for a different price and he said, ‘I cannot barter with you. This is the price.’” Fourteen higher-level Spanish students and