With the closing of Cheshire Elementary School last year, an aging C.T. Plunkett school building, and a steadily declining population, the School committee has set its sights on soliciting the Massachusetts School Building Authority for funds to build a new elementary school on the Hoosac Valley High School campus.
Christopher H. Larabee has earned the distinction of being named as valedictorian and Olivia G. Bresett as salutatorian for the class of 2017 at Hoosac Valley Middle and High School.
Graduation exercises will be held this Friday, June 2, at 7 p.m. in the high school gymnasium.
Hoosac Valley High School athletes volunteered their time to shovel out fire hydrants throughout the community last weekend.
They took to the streets, shovels in hand, to dig out hydrants to ensure firefighters could get to them.
The public is invited to Hoosac Valley High School this weekend to participate in a study to identify and analyze cost-saving alternatives for the Adams-Cheshire Regional School District.
"It's to learn, to listen, to provide background, to receive information and to share," School Committee member," Edmund St. John IV said. "It is a chance to partake in the conversation about the future of the district."
The Hoosac Valley High School class of 2012 was left reeling last week when it lost two classmates within days of each other.
Friends of Ethan Piaggi-Cornell and Mary E. Wilk remembered them both as fun-loving, adventurous and kind people, who left their mark on the high school community.