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Williamstown Finance Committee Finalizes Letter to Mount Greylock Committee

On a vote of 7-1, the panel decided to send the letter to the School Committee asking that the latter continue "retaining at least $1.5 million [of the Williams College capital gift] as a capital improvement reserve."

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Mount Greylock's Williams Gift Keeps on Giving ... Fodder for Debate

More than three years, countless hours by several committees and thousands of dollars worth of professional planning have been spent developing plans to apply the proceeds of the gift, given in early 2016 to help the district pay for things not covered under the Massachusetts School Building Authority's building program.

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Williamstown Elementary, Mount Greylock Principals Named

Faced with two strong contenders or a single principal position, the Mount Greylock Regional School District hired them both.

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Williamstown Select Board Weighs in on Mount Greylock Capital Project

Hugh Daley asked his colleagues to make such a statement, arguing that the board had an obligation to do what it can to preserve a fund intended to protect local taxpayers against future expenses at the recently renovated and rebuilt school.

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Mount Greylock School District Narrows School Choice Spots for 2020-21

Generally, the administration asked that the committee cut back from the 13 choice slots that the committee discussed earlier this year.

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Mount Greylock to Ask Towns to Allow Stabilization Fund

The Mount Greylock Regional School Committee is set to ask its member towns to allow the regional school district to establish a stabilization fund.

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Mount Greylock Schools Seek Parents' Input to Improve Remote Learning

The Mount Greylock Regional School District wants to hear back from families about the challenges of remote learning during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Greene Unanimously Appointed to Fill Vacant Mount Greylock School Committee Seat

Greene, a longtime member and former chair of the committee, was approved in a joint meeting of the select boards from Lanesborough and Williamstown and the six current members of the School Committee.

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Mount Greylock Closing Up Schools for Summer

The Mount Greylock Regional School District is making progress in closing up its buildings for the year even as it thinks about ways to close out the high school careers of its 2020 graduating class.

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Williamstown-Lanesborough Students, Teachers Adjusting to Remote Learning

Brookner and the district's other two principals participated in a virtual meeting Thursday of the School Committee's Education Subcommittee, which held a joint session along with the school councils from Williamstown Elementary, Lanesborough Elementary and Mount Greylock Regional School.

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Williamstown Select Board Discusses Delay in Meeting with Lanesborough, School Committee

A meeting of both boards plus the committee itself is required to fill the unexpired term of Williamstown resident Dan Caplinger, who resigned in February.

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Mount Greylock Committee OKs 'Disappointing' Deal to Get Remote Learning Started

In a vote of 3-1 at a special remote meeting of the panel, it followed up an 80-minute executive session to review the MOA with a vote that set the parameters for "remote learning" in the district during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Mount Greylock Continues Teacher Talks Over Remote Learning

Districts statewide are closed through at least May 4 by order of the governor. Last week, the commissioner of education advised school officials to implement remote learning plans to continue students' education during the closure.

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Carolyn Greene Lone Applicant for Mount Greylock School Committee Post

Greene chaired the School Committee through some tumultuous periods, including a 2014 push by some town officials in Lanesborough to break up SU 71.

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Mount Greylock School Committee Holds First Remote Meeting

Kimberley Grady appeared Friday with Town Manager Jason Hoch for one of his regular Town Hall updates in a short video produced by the town's community access television station, WilliNet.

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Mount Greylock, WES Principals Refute Social Media Rumors about Career Changes

The principals of Williamstown Elementary School and Mount Greylock Regional School on Thursday stepped forward to refute claims on social media regarding their respective decisions to step down from their current positions.

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Mount Greylock School Committee Chair Vacates Post

Chairman Dan Caplinger on Friday informed the district's superintendent and his colleagues on the committee that he is stepping down from the elected office "effective immediately."

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Mount Greylock Likely to Stay with Winter/Spring Vacation Weeks

Superintendent Kimberley Grady last week presented a tentative 2020-21 academic calendar to the School Committee for its consideration.

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'Venting Issues' Force Closure of Mount Greylock Regional School

The Mount Greylock school community was thrown a curve ball with Thursday's announcement that school would be out of session Friday for an "inspection of the roof-top units and ventilation systems."

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Mount Greylock Committee Meets Award Winners, Discusses Budget Priorities

The Renzi Award, first given in 1986, honors the legacy of former teacher, principal and superintendent Helen Renzi.

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Mount Greylock's Multipurpose Building Project Underway

Less than two months after the Mount Greylock Regional School Committee approved the construction of a multipurpose building on the middle-high school campus, construction is well underway.

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Mount Greylock Officials Want More Information on Turf Field

After months of debate in and out of School Committee meetings, there is little in the way of consensus on the project.

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Mount Greylock Committee Recognizes Top Scholar, Reorganizes

District Superintendent Kimberley Grady gave Murphy a Certificate of Academic Excellence during the monthly meeting of the School Committee.

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Mount Greylock School Committee to Decide on Administration Building

One key issue in deciding Tuesday's question: Does the School Committee want to pull the trigger and install lavatory fixtures in those public restrooms now or build the space and install the plumbing to allow for full restrooms down the road.

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Noted 'Edu-Tainer' Brings Message of Tolerance to Mount Greylock Educators

Educators who gathered this month at Mount Greylock Regional School were reminded that those bags are just part of the baggage.

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