Berkshire SuperGenarians

Hall Walking in the Lenox Public Schools Is Up and Running! (OK—it’s up and walking.) Hall Walking Flyer 2019 Implementing a suggestion from Berkshire SuperGenarian co-founders (and Lenox residents), Mary Jane Incorvia Mattina and Francine Weinberg, the Lenox Public Schools Department encourages residents to keep fit inside even if there…

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2019-2020 School Reminders

Welcome back to a new school year. Overall, the Health Offices at both schools are in great shape, however we are still missing some important medical documents. Please be sure to send in updated emergency forms, medication forms for Over the Counter and Prescription medications. Please read the reminders below…

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PSAT Prep Course

PSAT PREP classes for the October 16 PSAT exam will begin on Tuesday, September 10.   WHO:  Sophomores and Juniors   WHEN:  Tuesday September 10, Monday September 16, Wednesday September 25, Thursday October 3 and Thursday October 10 from 5:00-7:00 pm.  There will also be make up sessions for each…

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Parent Forum at LMMHS

LMMHS will be hosting speaker Ashley Olafsen on Tuesday, September 3 starting at 6:30 pm in the Duffin Theater. Her topic of conversation will be: Bridging the Gap Between Parents and Teens: How to Help Students Navigate. A quick synopsis of her talk is below. Students and staff will be…

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Parent/Teacher Conferences

Parents and Guardians – Parent Teacher Conferences will be on Wednesday December 4 from 6-9 and Friday December 6 from 8-3.  Parents will sign up for their conferences on-line using the information from their child’s schedule.  Please be sure you have access to the parent portal to view schedules.  In…

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PSAT Exam

The College Board’s PSAT/NMSQT exam will be given at LMMHS on Wednesday morning, October 16th.  All sophomores and juniors will be participating in the exam free of charge.  Junior’s scores are automatically submitted to the National Merit Scholarship Corporation for scholarship consideration and recognition.  Questions regarding the PSAT’s may be…

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Internship Programs

The Lenox High School internship program offers juniors and seniors the opportunity to gain practical, hands-on experience in a field of interest.  In collaboration with the Berkshire County Regional Employment Board, the Internship Program utilizes a Work Based Learning model that emphasizes basic employment foundations skills while learning career specific…

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SUMMER READING/MATH 2019

SUMMER READING/MATH 2019 HONORS ALGEBRA II Instructor:  Mr. Bazzano   (packet available in the Main Office:  includes topics that have been completed in  Algebra I where it is understood that you have a solid working knowledge of these topics for the coming year.)   HONORS GEOMETRY Instructor:  Mr. Pugh   (packet available…

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LMMHS Named School of Recognition

Lenox Memorial Middle and High School was named a 2018 School of Recognition based on High Achievement David Pugh, Math Department Chair and Anne Engelberger, Special Education Chair is pictured with Commissioner of Elementary and Secondary Education Jeffry Riley, They received the certification at the Great Hall in the State…

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Quiz Team County Champs!!

At the end of April, Lenox hosted the final monthly meet of the Berkshire County Quiz League.  Seven schools from throughout the county competed this school year – Monument, Lee, Lenox, Pittsfield, Taconic, Wahconah and BArT.  Over the school year, Lenox won 17 of its 21 matches – an impressive accomplishment –…

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5th Grade Parent Night

Parent Orientation for our current 5th graders will be Thursday, May 30, at 5:30 pm in the Duffin Theater at LMMHS.  Parents will have an opportunity to meet our Principal, Michael Knybel, our Assistant Principal, Brian Cogswell, the 6th grade teachers, and Dave Hilfinger, the middle school guidance counselor.  You…

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Transition to College Life

Leaving home for college for the first time presents a new set of challenges. Adams Community Bank invites parents and students to this free event. WHEN: Monday, May 13th @ 7pm WHERE: Orchards Hotel, Williamstown, MA Light refreshments will be served   PANEL INCLUDES: Dr. Joshua Mendel — MCLADirector of…

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ART EXHIBIT at the Welles Gallery

ART EXHIBIT at the Welles Gallery Showcasing a variety of creative works by students of Lenox Memorial Middle & High School Grades 6-12 Where: The Lenox Library, Welles Gallery When: April 12-May 4, 2019 What: A creative exhibition of scratch-board art, visual narratives, charcoal & graphite sketches, traditional black &…

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Spring Reminders

With spring quickly approaching, I wanted to reach out to families with a few health reminders. It is my hope that Flu season is behind us; however, I continue to see nasal congestion, Strep Throat, some pneumonia and students with gastrointestinal issues.  Please remember that good health habits are often…

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Care packages for the homeless

LMMHS received donations from each grade level and were able to put together 60 packages containing each of the items below including shampoo, lotion, deodorant, toothbrush, toothpaste, razor, shaving cream, soap, tissue and a comb. The packages were then dropped off at Barton’s Crossing in Pittsfield to help with the…

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COLLEGE FAIR

Monument Mountain Regional High School Guidance Department invites you to attend their 36th annual College Fair Tuesday, April 9, 2019   from   6:30 pm – 8:30 pm  at  Monument Mountain Regional High School, 600 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington Free admission, over 120 colleges and university’s represented  

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Financial Aid Seminar

Pittsfield High School is excited to invite families to attend a free seminar on financial aid. This seminar is offered with MEFA, the Commonwealth’s authority on paying for college. An experienced MEFA representative will provide an overview of the college payment process, including the details of financial aid award letters,…

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Robotics Team Success!

The Robotics Club has qualified once again for the MA state championship tournament on March 2nd at Natick High School. They performed very well on Saturday at Hopkins Academy, finishing in 4th place (out of 24) after the preliminary rounds and were then selected by the top team to join them in…

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Quiz Team Champions!

The Lenox high school quiz team got up nice and early and had an outstanding showing at this year’s Blender Bowl.  The single-day quiz team competition featured 16 teams from 10 high schools.  Lenox had 3 teams compete with success – one team was the eventual champion, our second team…

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8th Grade Career Fair

The 8th grade celebrated area businesses in a career fair on January 18th. Many thanks to the over 30 area businesses, entrepreneurs and Town and State officials who donated their time to come in and talk about their passions with our students! What a wonderful way for the community to…

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Job Shadow Day

On Monday, February 4, sophomores will have the opportunity to participate in National Job Shadow Day. Job Shadow Day is a chance for students to spend time in the workplace by shadowing local professionals. It is recommended that students and their families’ network with friends, family and neighbors in an…

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Congratulations Maisie Morrison

The Massachusetts Art Education Association has established a new competitive exhibit opportunity for high school students. This is a real-world opportunity for art students to enter their artwork, along with accompanying artist statements, to be reviewed by a panel of judges. Art students, grades 9-12, from public and private schools…

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Enjoy the Break!

As we approach the unofficial mid-point of the school year, it is nice to reflect on the many successes of our students, faculty and staff. No matter where you look; artistically, athletically, academically both in STEM and Humanities, musically and in drama LMMHS students excel. When it comes to relationships,…

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Health Update

LMMHS had several reports of positive flu diagnoses this week, and over the past several weeks, both Morris Elementary and LMMHS have seen an increased number of students being diagnosed with pneumonia. This is also the time of year that Strep Throat is also prevalent. Armed with this information, I…

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