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|Berkshire Arts & Tech School Unveils New Gym, Cafeteria
"It will come if you put the work in. That's the message we want to give the students." — Pamela Johnson
BART Announces February Information Sessions, 'Shadow Days'
Shadow days provide students with an opportunity to experience classes alongside current BART students.
BArT Announces First Trimester Honor Roll
Students who earned 80 percent or above in all of their classes received the distinction of honors.
BArT Announces Information Sessions and Shadow Days
Shadow Days provide students with an opportunity to experience classes alongside current BART students.
Berkshire Arts & Tech School Celebrates Successes
"Just like we encourage our students to climb one mountain and look for another, that's what we do as a school." — Principal April West
BArT Students Get Lesson in Chocolate, Child Labor
"I think that is amazing that they are trying to get rid of child labor." — Natalie Ellis
Heavy Field Usage Leaves Charter School on Sidelines
"I don't think I can vote to request the approval of this because we don't seem to have the field space." — Todd Shafer
BArT Grads Told to Rise Above Failures
"Dare to explore. Dare to make mistakes. Dare to live because you are in charge of your destiny." — Audrey Akissi Aka
Berkshire Arts & Tech School Breaks Ground on Expansion
"I was looking for a school that really could understand me and help me. That's when I found BArT. — Kyleigh Castagnay
BArT Gets ZBA OK, But Building Project on Hold
"We are determined to complete this expansion; however, we must complete it within our budget." — Julia Bowen
BArT Plans OK'd by Conservation Commission
"They need to do something to improve existing conditions, and this does something for that." — Jason Krzanowski
Adams Civics Club Hears From Students, Legislators
"You have ideas about how to link your generation both with upcoming generations and with generations that have come before you." Sen. Benjamin Downing
BArT Students Hold Anti-Bullying Rally
"There's going to be conflict in an environment where people are so close together." — Cassidy Salvatore
BArT Announces First Trimester Honor Roll for 2013-2014
Berkshire Arts and Technology Charter Public School announced its honor roll for the first trimester of the 2013-2014 school year.
Berkshire Arts & Tech Charter School Touts MCAS Scores
"You're growing more than anybody else [in the county]. We're going to continue to go up and up and up." — April West
BArT Honors 'Co-Founder' Bo Peabody
"We were a startup, and Bo is very in tune with what how to run a startup." — Julia Bowen
April West Named Principal of BArT
Berkshire Arts and Technology Charter Public School named April West as the school's principal.
BArT Principal Continuing Education at Harvard
"Principal Klompus will be sorely missed, but we are thrilled that he is going on to continue his education." — Julia Bowen
BArT Seniors Donate to Northern Berkshire United Way
"The people in Northern Berkshire do the best they can to help each other." — Joseph McGovern