Immigration Workshop

An immigration workshop will be held on January 12 at 5:30 at Berkshire Community College. This workshop is for Berkshire immigrants who want to understand more about their rights now and under a new President. See attached flier. Immigration Workshop Flier  

National Blue Ribbon School Celebration!!!

Earlier this month, Mr. Lee, Ms. Kennedy, and I traveled to Washington D.C. to receive the National Blue Ribbon School award.  We attended a two-day conference and ceremony with all the other winners from around the country.  It was very professionally rewarding to spend a few days with educators representing …

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Taekwondo Graduation!

On the evening of November 11 grade 3-5 students and their families filled the gymnasium to participate in graduation ceremonies for the taekwondo residency that has been running for the past 8 weeks in Physical Education classes at Morris Elementary School.  Master Son and his assistants from U.S. Taekwondo have been …

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2016 National Blue Ribbon School!!!

Morris Elementary School is proud to be named a 2016 National Blue Ribbon School!  Back in January, I received notice that we were nominated by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) to receive this award.  By March, I had submitted a lengthy application on behalf of our …

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Strategic Plan Survey Results

The 2015-2016 Strategic Plan Survey results are now available. These surveys were created during the Spring of 2016 by subcommittees of the Lenox School Committee. Their purpose is to gauge constituent perceptions and measure progress towards goals identified in the Lenox Public Schools 2015-2020 Strategic Plan. Four different surveys were …

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Have a great summer!

The 2016-2017 school year begins on Wednesday, August 31. School offices and the superintendent’s office are open Monday through Friday during summer vacation.

Strategic Planning Surveys

Welcome to the 2016 Strategic Planning Survey for the Lenox Public Schools. These surveys have been created to assess our district’s annual progress towards goals identified in the 2015-2020 Strategic Plan. Separate surveys have been created for different groups of people in our school community. Students, Parents, Staff, and Community …

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SNAP Food Assistance for Families

Are you or someone you know having a hard time putting healthy food on the table? SNAP (also known as Food Stamps) helps you stretch your food budget and keep your family healthy. Calling Project Bread’s FoodSource Hotline is a simple and confidential way to find out if you qualify …

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Presenting “Screenagers” May 25 at 6:30

The Wellness Committee of the Lenox Schools is pleased to present Screenagers, a documentary film about teens, media, and growing up in the digital age.  Screenagers deals with the topic of screen time and how technology use is impacting the lives of today’s young people.  It is an important topic …

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So Much Fun and Learning!

There have been so many wonderful special events and activities happening at Morris School over the past several weeks I almost don’t even know where to begin! First,we had our annual Morris Science Fair.  Students in K-5 participated in this spectacular learning-driven event.  Although I was very disappointed that I …

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Li Liu- Chinese Acrobat!

Today at Morris School we had a special performance by Li Liu, a Chinese acrobat who visits schools to share her talent and a little bit about Chinese culture.  Li started learning the art and skill of acrobatics at the age of 6 in Beijing, China and began touring the world …

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Free Webinar: Secondary Transitions for Students with Disabilities

The Arc of Massachusetts and the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education are collaborating to present a free webinar on Secondary Transition for families next Wednesday, April 13, 2016, from 12 – 1 PM. The webinar will be recorded and archived on the ArcMass website. Registration: https://arcmass.webex.com/mw3000/mywebex/default.do?siteurl=arcmass Webinar Information: Topic:   …

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A New Website

Greetings from the Lenox Public Schools! My name is Timothy Lee. I have worked in the Lenox schools since 2008, six years as principal of Morris Elementary and a year and a half as district superintendent. I’d like to welcome you to our recently re-built website. Much of the content …

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Welcome to Ms. Boyce’s blog!

Hello Morris School families and community! Welcome to the first ever Morris School principal’s blog post. Blogging is a new adventure for me and I invite you to join me on this journey as I explore this way of communicating with Morris friends and families. My emerging vision for this …

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Read Across America Day a Smashing Success!

March 2, Morris School participated in Read Across America Day.  This is a national event in which schools host special guest readers to promote a love of reading.  It corresponds with the birthday of author Theodore Giesel (aka, Dr. Seuss). Morris students were entertained by members of the Lenox community, …

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Morris Preschool: New Hours and Screening

The Lenox Public School District is excited to announce that beginning in the 2016-17 school year, the Morris Integrated Preschool will run five full days, from 8:30-2:30. This is a developmentally appropriate, NAEYC accredited pre-school program providing social and early academic experiences for all children. We offer preschool screening for …

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