POULTNEY — The new K-6 school at the former Green Mountain College campus is in the final stages of being ready to welcome students in early September.
The Green Mountain Community School will hold its first classes Sept. 7, said Danhee Bhakta, the school’s co-founder, on Friday.
The state recognized independent school will have about 15 students in its first year, said Bhakta, but has capacity for about 25. Much of the schooling will be done in Dunton Hall, but the learning model being used will also work with the sprawling outdoor campus.
The school doesn’t use taxpayers dollars and is tuition-based, but according to Bhakta there are many financial aid options available.
“We’re also offering scholarships and financial aid,” she said….