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|Mount Greylock Explains Apportionment Plan to Williamstown Selectmen
"One thing ... is making sure the agreement is equitable not only at the moment of bonding but making sure it's equitable dynamically." — Steven Miller
Mount Greylock Building Committee Makes HVAC Decision
"These are high performance type systems we're providing." — Sal Fazzino
Mount Greylock School Committee Talks Tax Equity, Response to Adams-Cheshire
The committee is developing a proposed amendment to the regional agreement that governs the junior-senior high school district.
Adams-Cheshire To Make Official Proposal To Lanesborough
"I want to be able to say to the whole community that we are all winners in this, and I think there is a lot of opportunity." — Darlene Rodowicz
Mount Greylock Building Committee Weighs HVAC Options
"The plant has the opportunity to save you a lot of money on utility costs or cost you a lot of money." — Michael Walsh
Lanesborough Hears Plan to Make Mount Greylock Funding More Equitable
The School Committee is developing a proposal that would tie capital apportionment to a five-year rolling enrollment average.
Lanesborough Backs Off Asking MSBA To Delay Mount Greylock Project
"We're not trying to derail the new school. We all think we need a new school." — Hank Sayers
Mount Greylock School Chair Reacts to Lanesborough Agenda
"The people in Lanesborough want to support education, and this building is not getting any cheaper." — Carolyn Greene
Four Mounties Coaches Honored with 2015 'Frankie' Award
Among the four of them, they have more than 80 years of high school coaching experience and 24 state championships going into the 2015-16 academic year.
Mount Greylock, Lanesborough Committees Discuss Hoosac Valley 'Proposal'
"There's rumors of a proposal, there is discussion of a proposal, but the proposal isn't real." — Richard Cohen
Four to Receive 'Frankie' Award on Sunday
"They turned those programs into winning programs but programs that allowed us to have a ton of fun at the same time." — Eric Hirsch
Adams-Cheshire Makes High School Pitch to Lanesborough
"We are presenting a tuition option that would be good for us but great for you." — Tony Mazzucco
Mount Greylock Officials Make Case for School District
"I knew what to look for when I looked for a high quality, academically focused high school." — Douglas Dias
Adams, Mount Greylock District Taxpayers Invited to Three School Forums
The first forum is Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Berkshire Arts and Technology Charter Public School in Adams.
Mount Greylock Fights Back Against Effort to Break Up District
"Parents need to decide what's in the best interest of their child when it comes to education." — Doug Dias
Adams-Cheshire Asks Lanesborough to Consider 'Collaboration'
"It never hurts for communities to sit down and chat about what is possible." — Tony Mazzucco
Mount Greylock Committee Decides on Addition/Renovation Plan
"The message we should be giving to kids is: Try to reuse as much as you can as you go through life." — Robert Ericson 1 Comment
Mount Greylock School Committee to Pick Project at Thursday Meeting
The School Committee has the final say on which — if any — option goes to the MSBA and moves on to the schematic design phase of development.
Potential Disruption of Mount Greylock Renovation Raises Concerns
The impact on education — in the near future and decades down the road — remains a high priority.
Mount Greylock Building Project's Tax Impact Discussed
"I think it's very conservatively estimated. I hope this is a 'no greater than' number. That was our goal." — Hugh Dailey
Mount Greylock School Building Committee Narrows Design Options
"What we're really talking about is building a great building that people can thrive in." — Wendy Penner
Mount Greylock Building Committee Adds Renovation Option
"This was our attempt to find a middle ground. And [MSBA] applauded that." — Trip Elmore
Mount Greylock Grads Told: Don't Stop Complainin'
"We've been lucky enough to be blessed with such an amazing staff here at Mount Greylock." — Ian Brink
Mount Greylock Narrows Building Concepts to Three
"R1 seems to me like a real unknown." — Carolyn Greene
Mount Greylock Graduation Speakers Selected
Ian Scott Brink was selected by the class of 2015, and Jacqueline Elizabeth van Slycke was selected by the school's faculty.