August 08, 2020 | 06:53AM
The School Committee on Thursday voted to appoint Deputy Superintendent Joseph Curtis as interim superintendent and to hold outgoing Superintendent Jason McCandless to his 90-day notice.
July 31, 2020 | 03:53PM
The Mount Greylock Regional School Committee Friday voted 6-0-1 to offer its vacant supinentendent post to current Pittsfield Superintendend Jason “Jake” McCandless.
July 29, 2020 | 09:19PM
Pittsfield Schools Superintendent Jason "Jake" McCandless is one of three candidates for the vacant superintendent position in the Mount Greylock Regional School District.
July 20, 2020 | 04:13PM
On Friday, the panel heard an orientation to the superintendent search selection process from representatives of the Massachusetts Association of School Committees.
July 13, 2020 | 01:06PM
The committee decided to post a job opening for a two- to three-year appointment with a deadline of July 24 or 27 for applications and a hope of having a new superintendent in place in early August.
July 11, 2020 | 04:04PM
In an email sent to the Lanesborough-Williamstown district's community on Saturday afternoon, Grady confirmed what had been implied by an agenda item posted for a special School Committee meeting on Monday morning: She is leaving the district after 10 years as an administrator.
July 11, 2020 | 06:36AM
The Mount Greylock Regional School Committee appears to be preparing to hire a new superintendent without having announced the status of its current superintendent.
July 06, 2020 | 06:22PM
Chair Christina Conry announced after the committee met in executive session for 38 minutes that Superintendent Kimberley Grady is on an indefinite medical leave.
February 01, 2020 | 06:42AM
Superintendent Aaron Dean provided the committee with a presentation Monday and outlined his proposed assessment system and the goals it included.
October 30, 2019 | 02:14AM
Francisco Alicandri, a senior and the student representative on the School Committee, was presented with the Superintendent's Certificate for Academic Excellence on Tuesday. His sister, Vincienza, had earned the same honor last year.
October 25, 2019 | 12:51PM
Mayor Linda Tyer, while appearing on Live 95.9's "Slater and Marjo in the Morning" on Friday, said the superintendent isn't leaving the area.
October 18, 2019 | 01:19AM
After McCandless' evaluation by the School Committee on Wednesday, he confirmed that he is a finalist for the superintendent's position of the Silver Lake Regional School District in Kingston, just north of Plymouth.
October 16, 2019 | 01:17AM
There has been frequent turnover in the position lately. Dean is the third person to hold the top education post in as many years but says he's in for the long haul.
September 11, 2019 | 02:47AM
Board of Selectmen hired Robert Navin on Tuesday night as the new Highway Department superintendent after a two-month process.
August 30, 2019 | 03:48AM
The Adams-Cheshire Regional School Committee has approved new Superintendent Aaron Dean's contract.
August 23, 2019 | 02:26AM
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.
August 19, 2019 | 10:17PM
After brief discussion at its regular meeting Monday, the School Committee unanimously voted to hire the principal of Pittsfield's Crosby Elementary School as the district's new top administrator.
August 16, 2019 | 03:59AM
The full committee on Thursday interviewed superintendent candidates Aaron Dean, principal of Pittsfield's Crosby Elementary School, and Beth Choquette, principal of Northampton's Bridge Street School. Both have previously worked for Adams-Cheshire.
August 14, 2019 | 05:59PM
Only two candidates will be interviewed Thursday for the Adams Cheshire Regional School District superintendent position with candidate Martin McEvoy withdrawing his name from consideration.
August 02, 2019 | 02:35AM
The superintendent search committee greenlighted Berkshires County residents Beth Choquette, Aaron Dean, and Martin McEvoy for finalist interviews.
July 05, 2019 | 01:58AM
Al Skrocki, who retired from the district in 2012, has been tapped by the Hoosac Valley Regional School District as its interim superintendent.
June 19, 2019 | 02:16AM
The School Committee on Tuesday gave high marks to the superintendent as she completes her third year leading the North Adams Public Schools.
June 18, 2019 | 02:23AM
The Adams-Cheshire Regional School Committee on Monday voted to hire an interim superintendent and simultaneously conduct a permanent superintendent search.
June 17, 2019 | 01:31AM
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.
June 07, 2019 | 09:28PM
Superintendent of Schools Barbara Malkas has been recognized by her peers for her professional accomplishment and her advocacy for students.