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North Adams Public Schools Start With Hello

Teachers, administrators, and city leaders were stationed bright and early at the entrance of all city schools Friday morning with spools of stickers in hand ready to welcome each student.

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Drury Students Take Lead in Healey's Violence Prevention Program

"You probably don't even know how important this is, that you guys are bringing this to your school," said Barden. "You are a model for other students, you're a model for other schools across the country, what you're doing with this program."

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North Adams Recognizes 'Hello Week,' Childhood Cancer Month

Worldwide, a child is diagnosed with cancer every two minutes and every day five children in the United States die of cancer, he read, but even successful treatments can lead to other problems.

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Adams-Cheshire Preparing Students For State Exams

Superintendent John Vosburgh told the School Committee on Monday night that the high school Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System tests for will take place in March and middle and elementary schools in April. Specific dates will be released in the near future.

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Pittsfield Hones in On Curbing School Violence

A line in the proverbial sand has been drawn when it comes to school violence. Superintendent Jason McCandless released a video message a little over a week ago saying violence the city's school system will not be tolerated.

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Gabriel Abbott School Starts Off School Year With Anti-Bullying Blitz

The children had a good handle on the different components of the game, readily answering questions about the aspects making up the bingo card. It's not surprising because the bullying prevention program has been part of their curriculum since kindergarten.

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North Adams Recognizes Child Cancer Month, Sandy Hook Promise

Mayor Thomas Bernard read two proclamations last week recognizing September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and the city's participation in a weeklong program from the Sandy Hook Promise.

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