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Harrington Receives McCann Superintendent's Award

Typically the award is given out in December, however, the multi-talented Vanessa Harrington was unable to attend because she was performing in a dance competition in Disney World in the state of Florida.

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McCann School Committee Meets For Last Time in 2019

Williams College gave McCann Technical School a gift that will brighten up its football field but it needs some expertise to get it assembled.

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McCann Students Take on Project for BFAIR Redemption Center

BFAIR's bottle redemption center now has new, safer and more ergonomic collection carts thanks to the efforts of the students in McCann Technical School's metal fabrication department.

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McCann Announces First Quarter Honor Roll

McCann Technical High School has announced its honor roll for the first quarter for the 2019-2020 school year.

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20 New McCann Graduates Welcomed Into Nursing Profession

Christa Berthiaume, the practical nursing coordinator, said the students took their first steps on their career pathway on Jan. 2 and made it through the rigorous 10-month program.

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McCann Scores High on MCAS Tests

On the math portion of the test, McCann claimed a 94 percent passing rate; the state average is 91 percent.

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McCann Ready to Start New School Year With a Few Changes

The McCann School Committee met Thursday night in North Adams for what will be the last meeting of the year before students report in a week.

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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

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Three Nursing Students Awarded Fosser Scholarship

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

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McCann Postsecondary Graduates Ready to 'Reap Rewards'

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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McCann Tech Class of 2019 Holds 'Golden Key' to Unlock Future

Valedictorian Emma Lee Marino, taking a moment to call out to her grandfather who was in the hospital, said her time at McCann was like a puzzle. Some experiences were bad and others good.

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Collaborative Program Provides on the Job Training in the Classroom

They are ready to join the workforce after completing the pilot manufacturing training project through a joint MassHire Berkshire Career Center and McCann Technical program.

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McCann Names Valedictorian, Salutatorian for 2019

Emma Marino has been named this year's valedictorian and Megan Goyette the salutatorian for the McCann Technical School class of 2019, in an announcement by Principal Justin Kratz.

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McCann Advanced Manufacturing Students Get Accreditation

Dozens of McCann Technical School students have received Manufacturing Advancement Center Workforce Innovative Collaborative certifications.

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McCann Announces Third Quarter Honor Roll

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

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McCann Brings Home Gold From SkillsUSA

Seven McCann students can now say they are the best in the state: Nate Myers, Aubrey Tetlow, Joe Vigiard, Ethan Walden, Kenzie Oblisk, Stephanie Shatford, and Cecilia Marszalek all came out on top in their trades.

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McCann School Committee Endorses $9.6M Budget for Fiscal 2020

The committee members had few questions about what Superintendent James Brosnan referred to as "vanilla" fiscal 2020 budget that will increase by $220,769.

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McCann Superintendent Receives Award

The nonprofit, independent accreditation organization presented Brosnan, superintendent of the Northern Berkshire Regional Vocational School District, with the Richard J. Bradley Endowment Fund Award.

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Marino Receives McCann Superintendent's Award

Principal Justin Kratz said the business tech senior from North Adams has a 4.27 grade-point average and is president of the school's Business Professionals of America chapter.

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Eight Graduate From McCann Practical Nursing Program

The eight students from the Licensed Practical Nursing Progam bid goodbye to the school and to retiring Program Coordinator Susan Watson during the pinning ceremony.

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McCann Tech Considering Drone Program

Reilly said students did aerial mapping of forests and agricultural land. He said the instructor of the program explained how drone pilots can be a huge asset to farmers.

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McCann Does Well on MCAS; Skills Chapters Update Committee

The problem is the school has been high achieving for some time so evaluations based on advancing students is more difficult because of the high number of proficient student.

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McCann Honors Former School Committee Members

Mahar and O'Hearn, who both recently stepped down from the committee, were awarded plaques from the Massachusetts Association of School Committees.

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McCann Tech Practical Nursing Program Switching to Day Courses

McCann will be making some changes this upcoming semester to better fit the schedules of students.

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McCann Tech to Overhaul Outdated Website

Brosnan said there was a small website update 10 years ago but much of the information on the site is outdated. The website administrator in New Hampshire has to be called to make any changes on the site.

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