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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Save a Life Tour

On May 8th, the Save A Life Tour came to LMMHS and talked with all juniors and seniors about the dangers of driving distracted and under the influence. Special thanks to the sponsors of the event: Berkshire United Way, Walmart, Lee Bank, Adams Bank, Canyon Ranch and Kimball Farms. Students…

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ADL Applications available for next year

ADL Peer Leadership Program Accepting Applications  The Anti-Defamation League Peer Leadership program is accepting applications now through Friday, May 24th for the 2019-2020 school year. If you are interested in mentoring eighth grade students on fostering tolerance and diversity at LMMHS please pick up an application in the Main Office.…

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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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2019 AP Exam Schedule

  2019 AP Exam Schedule       Test Date Morning 8 AM Afternoon 12 PM Monday May 6 AP Environmental Science Tuesday May 7 AP Spanish Language & Culture Wednesday May 8   AP French Language & Culture *May 10 is the last day to submit digital portfolios and …

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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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Flu Information

Although the Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported a slight decrease in flu last week, January 18th, our Health Offices in the district continue to see confirmed cases. Below you will find some information obtained from Mass.gov. Common symptoms of flu are nasal congestion, cough, and sore throat, which can be interpreted…

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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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Congratulations to the Music program!!

At the beginning of December, eighteen of our students auditioned for the Massachusetts Music Educator Association’s Western Junior District Festival. Students in Grades 6-9 are eligible to audition for these ensembles. Congratulations to the following students who were accepted. Concert Band April Harwood-Trumpet and Piper Maxymillian-Trumpet Orchestra Juan Manrique-Violin and Etta…

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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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Pep Rally!!

Thanks to the HS Student Council for organizing a pep rally for the entire student body the day before the Thanksgiving break. There was lots of energy and finished with a volleyball game between the senior winning team of the Lenox Open and the Faculty All-Stars – seniors won 25-23!!…

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