January 21, 2016 | 02:13AM
The Mount Greylock Regional School District and Superintendency Union 71 on Tuesday approved the creation of an assistant superintendent position to replace the Tri-District's director of pupil personnel services.
The Tri-District is the umbrella under which the regional junior-senior high school and SU-71 — a collaboration of the Williamstown and Lanesborough elementary school districts — share a central administration.
January 15, 2016 | 03:21AM
The School Committee on Thursday took the first steps in finding a new superintendent by approving a search committee and job description.
The city hopes to have a new superintendent of schools in place by July 1 to replace James Montepare, who is retiring after more than 40 years in the school system.
January 05, 2016 | 08:13PM
Superintendent of Schools James Montepare will retire at the end of March after more than 40 years in the school district and a dozen as superintendent.
School officials are planning an aggressive search for his replacement with hopes to have someone s
December 04, 2015 | 02:30AM
"You make us proud, you, make McCann proud, there is no doubt you make your family proud, and you make yourself proud." — James Brosnan
October 24, 2015 | 04:36AM
"I've discussed with all school committees my entry plan, which I was working on before I was even hired." — Douglas Dias
September 03, 2015 | 03:35PM
"Even a small increase on my salary is money. I'm not going to do this while we are laying people off." — Jason McCandless
June 17, 2015 | 06:34PM
"He's in the loop with our administrative team. I feel enthusiastic about the choice you made." — Gordon Noseworthy
April 09, 2015 | 02:31AM
"Had I landed at any one of them, I could have done well. Union 71 and Mount Greylock resonated with me the most." — Douglas Dias
April 06, 2015 | 01:24PM
After an approximately 45-minute executive session to review the contract, the five committee members reconvened and voted on the agreement.
April 02, 2015 | 09:44PM
"I think with the enthusiasm and interest Dr. Dias has shown, he is going to able to hit the ground running." &mdash Carolyn Greene
April 01, 2015 | 03:47AM
"Both Union 71 and MG have met in executive session to discuss contract parameters and are in agreement as to the terms." — Carolyn Greene
March 25, 2015 | 08:06PM
Douglas Dias has told officials ... that he "would be pleased to enter negotiations with" the Tri-District.
March 24, 2015 | 03:38PM
"When they need something, they let me know, and I'll get it for them because the principals are the captains of their ship." — Douglas Dias
March 24, 2015 | 12:24AM
"I think we need to act expeditiously." — Rich Cohen
March 19, 2015 | 07:36PM
It is possible but unlikely that the committees will choose to select a candidate on Monday night.
February 27, 2015 | 07:12PM
"I think every single day when Laura comes to school she is always ready to work and help others." — Laura Netti
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
December 07, 2014 | 04:05AM
"We need a superintendent. We have three weeks to go. We've kind of painted ourselves into a corner." — Robert Barton
November 22, 2014 | 02:09AM
"Basically, I like people. I like teaching. I like to think I hit the ground running and I'm quick to learn." — Gordon Noseworthy
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 14, 2014 | 01:32AM
"It will be a good experience — good for us to see what we have out there." — Sheila Hebert
October 23, 2014 | 01:23PM
"Mostly it would be a matter of getting the word out far and wide. It would be going more nationally." — Carolyn Greene
October 23, 2014 | 01:33AM
"The pool was not as deep as we hoped." — Regina DiLego
October 09, 2014 | 12:33PM
"I think it's amazing we're still meeting these deadlines." — Williamstown School Committee Chairwoman Valerie Hall
September 15, 2014 | 03:05AM
"Obviously, Bob doesn't support it." — Regina DiLego