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Mount Greylock Celebrates Building that 'Reflects Its Greatness'

Everyone who spoke recognized that the new Mount Greylock was the result of countless hours of volunteer effort and the support of voters in Lanesborough and Williamstown. And all acknowledged that while a new building is important, it is just part of the school's story.

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Wahconah Regional School Project Goes to Voters Saturday

The voters will have the ultimate say, in the first of what could be a two-stage vote in the member towns. A positive vote on Saturday will commit the district to the new Wahconah, with an estimated local price tag of about $42 million, after the Massachusetts School Building Authority determines its ultimate level of participation.

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Wahconah High Officials Show Deficiencies With Current Building

But look behind the scenes, and the nearly 60-year-old building has issues, issues that Central Berkshire Regional School District officials hope to address with a new high school.

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School Officials Updating Greylock Elementary's MSBA Application

The roof leaks, the windows weep, parts of the school are cool and others are hot and a water line to the outdated boiler's kept open with a clothespin. That's only scratching the surface.

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Adams-Cheshire Backs Out of School Building Program

After a conference call with the Massachusetts School Building Authority on Tuesday, during which representatives from both towns were present, the district agreed to withdraw its consideration for an elementary school project.

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Cheshire Officials Against Funding Hoosac Valley Elementary Repairs

Selectman Robert Ciskowski last week shared his notes with the board from a recent tour of the former C.T. Plunkett School in Adams with representatives of the Massachusetts School Building Authority.

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Adams Officials Wary of New School Project

There was some uncertainty on the board's part that building a new elementary school would be the best solution.

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Cheshire Selectmen Warn School Renovation Tough Sell

Vosburgh informed the board that representatives from the Massachusetts School Building Authority will visit the Adams school this month for a senior study of the building.

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MSBA Officials Plan Tour of Hoosac Valley Elementary

Superintendent John Vosburgh told the School Committee on Monday that five MSBA representatives will visit the school on Oct. 17 to survey the facility and meet with administrators and town leaders.

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North Adams to Try Again for Feasibility Study of Greylock School

Malkas said MSBA officials came out last year to tour Greylock and interview herself, Principal Sandra Cote and then Mayor Richard Alcombright.

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Adams-Cheshire Eyes Consolidation to Hoosac Valley Campus

The School Committee on Monday voted to apply to the Massachusetts School Building Authority in hopes of securing funds to allow the once four-school district to move to one campus.

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