February 12, 2016 | 03:33AM
Williamstown Elementary School is looking to cut three teachers to offset rising health insurance costs.
Citing a 14 percent increase in health insurance cost and a need to make the district's budget more sustainable, School Superintendent Douglas Dias told the School Committee on Wednesday his preliminary fiscal 2017 budget includes a reduction of three teachers from current staffing levels.
January 30, 2016 | 06:22AM
This month, fourth-graders in Lanesborough and Williamstown have traded in four square for Punnett squares.
Genetics is just one of the lessons being taught by the nationally-recognized science program BioEyes, which returned this winter to Williamstown Elementary School and made its first stop at Lanesborough Elementary.
December 11, 2015 | 01:55AM
"This seems to me the Goldilocks moment." — Dan Caplinger
October 07, 2015 | 03:52PM
"When crews come in dragging hoses and things through the hallway, it's not a good environment for learning." — Douglas Dias
September 10, 2015 | 01:20PM
"So we have one working boiler, one that is questionable and one that is non-working." — Douglas Dias
September 09, 2015 | 02:55PM
The large selection of Fall/Winter apparel includes some of the most popular and durable brands in stores today.
July 21, 2015 | 02:01PM
There are other factors driving the addition of the assistant principal position, which has an advertised salary range of $71,000 to $78,000.
April 15, 2015 | 01:24AM
Voters will choose from among the three candidates when they go to the polls on Tuesday, May 12.
April 10, 2015 | 01:47AM
"No one can figure out how to get them to speak their language so the building can operate as efficiently as it should." — John Skavlem
March 21, 2015 | 10:20AM
The school's assessment to the town is 2.5 percent higher than last year's, keeping it in line with the other town cost centers.
March 16, 2015 | 03:56AM
"We feel we still can have an enrichment program and work it into social studies." — Superintendent Gordon Noseworthy
January 20, 2015 | 07:35PM
"It's kind of like: We're living together, it's not working out, let's get married." — Hugh Daley
January 19, 2015 | 01:24AM
"When they told us we'd won, I couldn't even process it." — Joelle Brookner
January 17, 2015 | 02:11AM
This year's Renzi Award winners are Hazel Scullen, Gina Wang, Charles McWeeny and Kyle Trottier.
December 12, 2014 | 02:41AM
"I think I've tried to see a thread through all the work I do that it's really about relationship building." — Rose Ellis
November 19, 2014 | 09:22AM
"I don't want to be in violation of the law because of our dependence on a partner that might be in a position where they can't make that decision." — Richard Reynolds
November 11, 2014 | 01:13AM
"Veterans Day, we celebrate all the veterans who served our country, no matter how small the task — from the cook to the first-line fighter." — Ron James
September 13, 2014 | 04:15AM
"The town leadership in Lanesborough has not had public education as something they were willing to make sacrifices for." — David Langston
August 20, 2014 | 02:36AM
"He thought starting the search early was to our benefit. If we said Jan. 1 or July 1 in our ad, we could then say it's an interim position." — Carolyn Greene
August 19, 2014 | 10:19AM
"We had already begun the process of looking into the future of the superintendent in the Tri-District." — Carolyn Greene
May 24, 2014 | 03:01AM
"I have to say that the foundations of the relationship [between Williamstown and Lanesborogh] have been seriously shaken." &mdash Rose Ellis
April 10, 2014 | 01:14AM
"After the first day of registration when we had 18 walk-ins, we were really surprised." — Principal Joelle Brookner
March 13, 2014 | 11:46AM
"The association took a vote, and they're requesting with our principal the consideration of starting before Labor Day." — Rose Ellis
February 13, 2014 | 04:15AM
"What could we conceivably do with the $100,000 or so we're talking about?" — Vice Chairman Chris Jones