image description

Pittsfield Superintendent Seeking New Opportunities

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.

image description

Cheshire Welcomes New School Superintendent Aaron Dean

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.

image description

Cheshire Hires New Highway Superintendent

Board of Selectmen hired Robert Navin on Tuesday night as the new Highway Department superintendent after a two-month process.

image description

New Adams-Cheshire Superintendent to Start Next Week

The Adams-Cheshire Regional School Committee has approved new Superintendent Aaron Dean's contract.

image description

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.

image description

Adams-Cheshire Taps Pittsfield Principal For Superintendent

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.

image description

Adams-Cheshire Committee Interviews Superintendent Finalists

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.

image description

Two Will Be Interviewed For Adams-Cheshire Superintendent

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.

image description

Adams-Cheshire Chooses Three Superintendent Finalists

The superintendent search committee greenlighted Berkshires County residents Beth Choquette, Aaron Dean, and Martin McEvoy for finalist interviews.

image description

Hoosac Valley Regional Taps Skrocki for Interim Superintendent

Al Skrocki, who retired from the district in 2012, has been tapped by the Hoosac Valley Regional School District as its interim superintendent.

image description

North Adams School Officials Give Superintendent High Marks

The School Committee on Tuesday gave high marks to the superintendent as she completes her third year leading the North Adams Public Schools.

image description

Adams-Cheshire Starts Two-Pronged Search for Superintendent, Interim

The Adams-Cheshire Regional School Committee on Monday voted to hire an interim superintendent and simultaneously conduct a permanent superintendent search.

image description

Mount Greylock School Committee Completes Superintendent Evaluation

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.

image description

North Adams Superintendent Honored by Peers

Superintendent of Schools Barbara Malkas has been recognized by her peers for her professional accomplishment and her advocacy for students.

image description

North Adams School Committee Renews Contract With Superintendent

The School Committee on Tuesday signed a new three-year contract with Superintendent of Schools Barbara Malkas.

image description

Adams-Cheshire Superintendent Resigning After One Year

Superintendent of Schools John Vosburgh has announced his resignation after a year on the job.

image description

Only One Complaint Lodged Against Mount Greylock Superintendent

The nearly 500-word Facebook post does not include any specific allegations of incidents at any of the three schools, but it does include a call for Grady's supervisory body, the School Committee, to take action.

image description

Adams-Cheshire Presents Superintendent's Award

Cameron Wagoner has been presented the Superintendent's Award for his academic achievements at Hoosac Valley High School.

image description

Mount Greylock School Committee Approves Planning Documents

The latter administrative document, the Superintendent Goals, are part of the standard against which the committee will evaluate Superintendent Kimberley Grady's performance.

image description

Adams-Cheshire Says Goodbye to Retiring Superintendent Putnam

At the beginning of the meeting, Adams Selectwoman Christine Hoyt presented him with a certificate and thanks from the town.

image description

Adams Selectmen Meet New Adams-Cheshire Superintendent

School Committee Chairman Paul Butler introduced Vosburgh at Wednesday's meeting and Vosburgh said he has spent the last few weeks getting to know the district.

image description

Mount Greylock Regional Restores April Break to School Calendar

The Transition Committee opted against the superintendent's recommendation to shorten the April vacation. Superintendent Kimberly Grady proposed a school calendar which replaced the vacation with two long weekends. Grady was worried that extra snow days could put the district in a position where it wouldn't have the required 185 days of school.

image description

North Berkshire School Union Offers Superintendent Post to Franzoni

John Franzoni, principal of Brayton Elementary School in North Adams, was the last of three formal interviews the committee held this week. On Wednesday night, just minutes after he'd left Clarksburg School, the committee voted for him 10-2 on a roll call vote.

image description

Adams-Cheshire Reaches Agreement With Incoming Superintendent

The School Committee voted to hire the principal of Pittsfield's Taconic High School in April after a series of interviews. Vosburgh will replace Putnam, who will retire at the end of the school year.

image description

North Berkshire School Union Begins Superintendent Interviews

Both candidates will also be available to meet with community and school members from 4:30 to 5:30 before their respective interviews at Clarksburg School. The interviews are also open to the public.

More Stories