Principal’s Blog


Congratulations to Ann Barber

Ms. Ann Barber, Business and Computer Teacher at LMMHS, was recently recognized as Teacher of the Year by the Massachusetts Business Educators Association.  A 28-year veteran of the Lenox Schools, Ann teaches a variety of subjects to middle and high school students incorporating applied computer technology, business, and accounting.  Ms.…

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Class of 2018 College Acceptance

Congratulations to the members of the Class of 2018 for receiving acceptance from the following colleges and universities: Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Arcadia University Beloit College Berkshire Community College Boston College Bridgewater State University Case Western Reserve University Castleton University Central Connecticut State University Clark University Clarkson…

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Vote for Alice as MassLive Athlete of the Week

Please cast your vote for Alice Najimy as The MassLive Athlete of the Week from the following link: http://www.masslive.com/athlete-of-the-week/index.ssf/2018/02/masslive_athlete_of_the_week_v_83.html Alice Najimy, Lenox basketball — Despite missing 12 games last season due to an ACL injury, Najimy still closed out the regular season in 2017-18 by scoring her 1,000th career point…

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Report Cards Issued Today

The report card is an important part of Lenox Memorial Middle and High School’s efforts to set expectations for learning and to promote student empowerment and accountability. The report is designed to encourage students and parents to accelerate academic achievement toward the goal of career and college readiness for all…

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Congratulations to our musicians selected for the Western District Music Festival

Congratulations to the following musicians who were selected to the MMEA (Massachusetts Music Educators Association) Western District Music Festival. Concert Band Grace Elliot-Clarinet Mary Elliot-Alto Saxophone Cecilia Kittross-Trumpet April Harwood-Trumpet Julianne Harwood-Trombone Treble Chorus Maddie Alsdorf-Soprano Aidan Burns-Alto Genevieve Collins-Alto Isabelle Cooney-Soprano Fiona Mathews-Soprano Piper Maxymillian-Alto Teagan Maxymillian-Alto Aliza Munch-Alto…

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Well done NHS volunteers

The NHS recently sponsored their monthly Trivia Night at Kimball Farms. Roughly 25 residents participated joyfully and were thoroughly engaged in the event. Our NHS students did a wonderful job creating questions before the event, running the game, and actively pulling in the personalities of the room. Well done.

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Gratitude

As Thanksgiving Break approaches, Lenox Memorial Middle and High School can be thankful for the success of our students in all activities and in their academics. As principal, I am grateful to our faculty and staff and the expertise, effort and passion they deliver to our students each day. I…

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A week of school spirit!

139 students of Lenox Memorial Middle and High School are working overtime this week. That is the total number of students participating in Divisional and Semi Final Western Massachusetts competitive contests and Fall Festival Shakespeare play. Lenox has shown great pride in the performance of “all students” throughout this week.…

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Congratulations to the 2018 National Merit Commended Students

Well done Theresa Carotenuto, Matthew Heim, Noah Hochfelder, Nicholas Monteleone and Marguerite Yee on receiving a Letter of Commendation for outstanding performance on the Preliminary SAT / National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test in 2016. About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Although…

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Back-to-School

Teaching and learning is off to a great start at LMMHS. We are delighted to invite Parents and Guardians to attend Back-to-School Night on Thursday, September 14, 2017, from 6:30 to 8:25 p.m. to hear first-hand about the exciting learning opportunities their children will experience this school year. Back-to-School Night…

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Graduation 2017

Dear Lenox, We have the best students, teachers and staff at Lenox Memorial Middle and High School. If there is any doubt, please view the videos of the graduation speakers posted below. I have seen these students grow under the care of middle and high school teachers and staff. Everyone…

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Thank You LMMHS Faculty and Staff for Your Dedication to Student Success!

Please look into the link from US News and Reports about our school: https://www.usnews.com/education/best-high-chools/massachusetts/districts/lenox/lenox-memorial-high-9411 As Principal, I am very pleased to receive this recognition for the past four years. The following three points have been instrumental in maintaining a high performing school in our small community: First, I thank the Town of…

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Talia Traversa Receives the Certificate of Accomplishment Award

The Princeton Prize in Race Relations was established by Princeton University in order “to promote harmony, respect, and understanding among people of different races by identifying and recognizing high school age students whose efforts have had a significant, positive effect on race relations in their schools or communities.” The panel…

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Class of 2017 College Acceptance Updated March 27, 2017

Class of 2017 College Acceptance   Congratulations to the members of the Class of 2017 for receiving acceptance from the following colleges and universities:   American International College Anna Maria College Bennington College Boston College Boston College Honors Program Brandeis University Bridgewater State University Cazenovia College College of Charleston Colorado…

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Congratulations to Scott Carpenter, LMMHS Class of 2013

Congratulations to Scott Carpenter, LMMHS Class of 2013, still running strong at Georgetown! Scott was featured in iBerkshires.com below: BETHLEHEM, Pa. — Georgetown University all-America Scott Carpenter (Lenox, Mass./Lenox Memorial) won the individual title in the men’s Gold Race as the GU men’s cross country team traveled to the prestigious…

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New electronic periodic assessments added to Grades 6, 7 & 8 for 2016-17!

ACT Aspire® Periodic Assessments are designed to measure student understanding of the concepts and skills outlined in the ACT College and Career Readiness Standards. Periodic assessments help measure shorter-term student progress providing supporting data for a more targeted and responsive program of instruction. Because many state standards focus on college…

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Back-to-School Night

Back-to-School Night is offered to give parents/guardians an opportunity to meet your child’s teachers, who will share their curriculum, homework requirements, and grading policies. This information is valuable in helping you guide your child to success. Back-to-School-Night is not the time to talk with teachers about individual problems. Teachers will be…

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34th annual Berkshire County Seventh Grade Writing Contest

Seventh graders Alexa Daigle, Jacob Fanto, Harrison Keator, Linden Niedeck, Sarah Sample, Rachel Tanzman, and Katherine Villinski were recently selected to represent LMMHS in the 34th annual Berkshire County Seventh Grade Writing Contest at Nessacus Middle School. Participants had ninety minutes in which to creatively and articulately address the topic…

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