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Hoosac Valley Announces Fourth Quarter Honor Roll

Hoosac Valley High School has announced its honor roll for the fourth quarter of the 2018-19 school year. click for more

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Drury Announces Fourth Quarter Honor Roll

Drury High School has announced its honor roll for the fourth quarter of the 2018-19 school year. click for more

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McCann Announces Fourth Quarter Honor Roll

McCann Technical High School has announced its honor roll for the fourth quarter of the 2018-19 school year click for more

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BCC Announces Spring Semester Dean's List

To be eligible for the list, full-time students must have declared a major; completed a minimum of 12 non-repeated, traditionally graded credit hours during the spring semester; and achieved a 3.250 to 3.749 grade point average for Honors, or a 3.750 to 4.000 grade point average for High Honors. click for more

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UNICO Awards Scholarships to Berkshire County...

The Pittsfield Chapter of UNICO National and its Scholarship Committee awarded $14,000 in scholarships to local high school graduates who are continuing their post secondary education. click for more

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Williams College Promotes Seven Faculty to Full...

They include Quamrul Ashraf, economics; Amy Holzapfel, theater; Sara LaLumia, economics; James Manigault-Bryant, Africana studies; Ngonidzashe Munemo, political science; Jason Josephson Storm, religion; and Amanda Wilcox, classics. click for more

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Three Nursing Students Awarded Fosser Scholarship

Three practical nursing students were awarded the Fay Ellen Fosser Scholarship. click for more

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Miss Hall's School Announces Head's List, Honor...

For Head's List recognition, students must have taken five major, full-credit courses and must maintain a minimum grade-point average of 92, with no single grade below B-plus. For Honor Roll recognition, students must have taken five major, full-credit courses and must maintain a minimum... click for more

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Mount Greylock Announces Fourth Quarter Honor Roll

Students are placed on the honor roll when their quarterly letter grades average a B or better, and when the student receives no grade lower than a B- in all graded classes. The student must be carrying a minimum of four graded courses to be eligible. click for more

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BArT Announces Fourth Quarter Honor Roll

Students who earned 80 percent or above in all of their classes received the distinction of "Honors." Students who earned 90 percent or above in all of their classes received the distinction of "High Honors."

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Q&A: 'Big Sneakers to Fill,' Williamstown Phys Ed...

Sue Kirby found her own ways to get the most out of her pupils over more than four decades as an educator in the Williamstown public schools.

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Six Candidates Emerge for Vacant Mount Greylock...

The Mount Greylock School Committee and select boards from Williamstown and Lanesborough will have at least six candidates to choose from to fill a vacant seat on the School Committee.

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North Adams School Officials Give Superintendent...

The School Committee on Tuesday gave high marks to the superintendent as she completes her third year leading the North Adams Public Schools.

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Mount Greylock Committee Hears Concerns About Turf...

The Mount Greylock School Committee last week declined to slow plans for installing an artificial turf field at the middle-high school.

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Adams-Cheshire Starts Two-Pronged Search for...

The Adams-Cheshire Regional School Committee on Monday voted to hire an interim superintendent and simultaneously conduct a permanent superintendent search.

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Herberg Set to Take on Ambitious Improvement Plan...

Thanks to a $900,000 state grant, Herberg Middle School is poised to vastly improve the academics in the building. Herberg has had low scores on state assessments leading it into "turnaround status" and Principal Martin McEvoy and Assistant Principal for Teaching and Learning Lisa Lesser crafted an ambitious plan to change those results. Earlier this month, the state not only approved the plan but also awarded $900,000 over the next three years to implement it.

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Clarksburg Still Hoping for State Funds Toward...

School and town officials have reached out the state in hopes of getting some funding to do more for the building but those efforts have so far been unsuccessful.

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Clarksburg School Announces Third Trimester Honor...

Clarksburg School has announced the honor roll for the third trimester of the 2018-19 school year.

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Mount Greylock School Committee Completes...

And the "needs improvement" classification itself was not to be unexpected for someone who was hired as a full-time superintendent after a spring 2018 vote of the committee.

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Berkshires' Summer Jazz Camp Enrollment Open

In mid-August, high school and middle school students throughout the county will get a chance to sit in with a group of master jazz musicians at Hoosac Valley High School.

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North Adams Schools to Tout Opportunities at Drury...

Declining enrollment and school choice options are lending some competitive overtones to local school districts and Drury High School to make sure parents understand what it has to offer.

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Adult Learning Center Grads Get New Lease on Life

When Brittany Sullivan lost her sister, her life spiraled out of control. "When I was 14 years old, my sister died suddenly in a car accident. This sent me into a downward spiral that led me to drinking, smoking, and dipping into opioids, which eventually got me kicked out of my home at 17. Shortly after, I dropped out of high school," Sullivan said.

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State Launches Public Awareness Campaign to Teens...

Sometimes a teenager will take to social media to rank about another. It causes riffs between the two individuals. The original poster's friends ask what it was all about and they respond they were just venting. That's when the friends should step in and tell the poster to go talk to the individual about it. That is a better way to solve problems.

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MCLA Launches Institute of Arts and Humanities

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts is partnering with the area's myriad cultural entities to further its mission as an inclusive educational institution.

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McCann Postsecondary Graduates Ready to 'Reap...

The 14 graduates of McCann Technical School's postsecondary program had a variety of reasons for entering the nearly yearlong program. And at Monday night pinning, they celebrated their successful completion in the fields of cosmetology, dental assisting, medical assisting and surgical assisting.

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Hoosac Valley Announces Third Quarter Honor Roll

Hoosac Valley High School has announced its honor roll for the third quarter of the 2018-19 school year.

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Hoosac Valley Announces Second Quarter Honor Roll

Hoosac Valley High School has announced its honor roll for the second quarter of the 2018-19 school year.

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Mount Greylock School District Seeks Williamstown...

The Mount Greylock Regional School District has a vacancy on its School Committee and less than a month to fill the position.

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Miss Hall's School Graduates 47 Students

Forty-seven students, including 14 from Berkshire County and nearby communities, graduated on Sunday, June 2, during Miss Hall's School's 121st commencement.

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