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Marino Receives McCann Superintendent's Award

Principal Justin Kratz said the business tech senior from North Adams has a 4.27 grade-point average and is president of the school's Business Professionals of America chapter.

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Eight Graduate From McCann Practical Nursing Program

The eight students from the Licensed Practical Nursing Progam bid goodbye to the school and to retiring Program Coordinator Susan Watson during the pinning ceremony.

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McCann Tech Considering Drone Program

Reilly said students did aerial mapping of forests and agricultural land. He said the instructor of the program explained how drone pilots can be a huge asset to farmers.

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McCann Does Well on MCAS; Skills Chapters Update Committee

The problem is the school has been high achieving for some time so evaluations based on advancing students is more difficult because of the high number of proficient student.

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McCann Honors Former School Committee Members

Mahar and O'Hearn, who both recently stepped down from the committee, were awarded plaques from the Massachusetts Association of School Committees.

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McCann Tech Practical Nursing Program Switching to Day Courses

McCann will be making some changes this upcoming semester to better fit the schedules of students.

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McCann Tech to Overhaul Outdated Website

Brosnan said there was a small website update 10 years ago but much of the information on the site is outdated. The website administrator in New Hampshire has to be called to make any changes on the site.

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McCann Receives Almost $200,000 in Grant Funds

Superintendent James Brosnan was happy to tell the School Committee on Thursday that he recently visited Salem High School, where Gov. Charlie Baker awarded grant.

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McCann Graduates Prepared For The World

Just over 100 graduates moved across the stage Wednesday during the school's graduation ceremony held in the Amsler Campus Center at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts and valedictorian Aimee Dowling felt it was a good time if any to reminisce.

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Cheshire Sees McCann Budget for Fiscal 2019

Brosnan said Cheshire will see a $61,535 increase over last year that can be directly correlated to more Cheshire students going to McCann.

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McCann Budget Level-Funded for Fiscal 2019

The Northern Berkshire Vocational Regional School District budget is essentially level funded with only a $3,799 increase over fiscal 2018's $9,340,159 million budget.

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McCann Robotics Team Going to State Competition

The McCann Technical School students have been busy the past few weeks perfecting their champion robot "Bucket O' Bolts."

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SkillsUSA Officers at McCann School Gives Back to Community

Madison Harrington, Bree Gazaille and Dakota Hurley have been busy this year as part of a 14-member SkillsUSA Officers squad finding ways to give back to the community.

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McCann Students Build Condominium In Class

In the past, junior and senior carpentry students would show their skills by building scaled-down houses that although testing their mettle, just was not real enough.

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Dowling Presented McCann Superintendent's Award

McCann Technical senior Aimee Dowling was presented the Superintendent's Award on Thursday in front of her family and teachers.

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McCann Tech Inducts Honor Society Students for 2017

These students were selected for membership based on scholarship, service, leadership, and character.

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McCann Pins Nine LPN Graduates

McCann graduated nine Practical Nursing students during Wednesday’s Pinning Ceremony. "Last January I told them it would be a very difficult year and they would have to band together and they would have to work together as a team," Superintendent James Brosnan said Wednesday as he opened the ceremony.

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McCann Technical Scores Level 1 on MCAS Tests

Principal Justin Kratz said McCann was a Level 1 district three years ago but because the vocational students typically perform well on the test, it was hard to maintain the percentage of growth critical to the state leveling formula.

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McCann School's District Towns Getting Some Funds Back

Some towns in the Northern Berkshire Regional School District are going to see a little bit of relief in their assessments, and others will get turnbacks of transportation funds.

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McCann Students Bring Home Gold, Bronze From SkillsUSA Nationals

McCann Technical School students brought home a gold medal from the automated manufacturing technology competition and a bronze medal in dental assisting from the SkillsUSA National Competition.

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McCann Technical School's Freshmen Class Shaping Up

McCann Technical School is looking forward to a solid number of freshman this coming school year. Principal Justin Kratz told the School Committee on Thursdsay he is currently looking at applications

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McCann Postgraduates Ready for Workforce

Jennifer Boucher was one of 28 students to complete the postgraduate courses in dental assisting, cosmetology, medical assisting and surgical technology at McCann.

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McCann Graduates Encouraged to Be Brave & Live for the Moment

The McCann Technical School class of 2017 was encouraged to live in the moment and to be brave in the face of failure. School Committee Chairman Thomas Mahar said he'd had a hard time thinking of what advice to give the school's 55th graduating class that hadn't been said before.

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