William Gould Vinal Elementary School

Achieving Excellence


COVID-19 Pass

  • All students, staff and visitors must submit a Covid-19 Pass each day before entering any Norwell Public Schools building.

    Please click on the link that applies to you.

    STUDENTS                                STAFF & VISITORS


    We have added the protocols for responding to COVID-19 scenarios in school and the community to the COVID-19 handbook, updated 9-30-20 located on the website. Please refer to these protocols and contact your school nurse if you have concerns.


Vinal 2020-2021

  • Extended Absences Guidelines

    Extended Absences Guidelines

    The following guidance is designed to support a student at the Vinal School who is going to be absent for an extended period of time due to a positive COVID-19 test and/or because they were considered a close contact, but are feeling healthy enough to participate.

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  • Ordering Lunch

    Ordering Lunch

    Norwell Food Services is providing FREE breakfast and lunch to all students aged 3 - 21 through the 2020-2021 school year. All students are included. There is no other pre-qualification.

    Click the link above to see this month's menu.

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  • School Calendar 2020-2021

    School Calendar 2020-2021

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Discussion on Racism

  • Standing Firm Against Institutional Racism

    Norwell Public Schools stands firmly against racism. As an educational institution and a part of the Norwell community, we will continue to work towards fostering communication and creating a safe and inclusive environment . Please see this list of resources for discussing racism.

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Mission Statement


    Our mission at the William G. Vinal School is to encourage the growth of each student in a safe, supportive, inclusive, environment; to foster dynamic, flexible thinking through diverse learning experiences; to cultivate courage, integrity, and respect, empowering students to be lifelong learners and responsible citizens who contribute to their family, community, and beyond.


  • A Click HERE to report an absence. Please put ABSENCE in the subject line.

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Vinal Traffic Flow Changes 9-24-20

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