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Ryan Road Marker Recycling Project
May 16, 2018May 16, 2018
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Ryan Road Marker Recycling Project

      As part of the “Change the World” opinion writing unit, the third grade classes from RK Finn Ryan Road Elementary will be collecting markers for recycling through the Crayola ColorCycle program until June 14th.  Literacy Coach, Andrew Samuelson, met with WWLP Mass Appeal co-hosts,  Lauren Zenzie and Danny New, to challenge the third...

New Information Technology Pathway at NHS
May 16, 2018May 16, 2018
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New Information Technology Pathway at NHS

By Emily Cutts NORTHAMPTON — A new program set to begin this fall at Northampton High School is aimed at preparing students for a career in the information technology field. The high school has created the Information Technology Innovation Pathway through a partnership with Greenfield Community College and Tech Foundry, a Springfield program that trains...

Honorable Mention at New England NASA Globe Symposium
May 8, 2018May 9, 2018
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Honorable Mention at New England NASA Globe Symposium

Two student representatives from Mrs. Simmons class presented the class cloud data at the NE/Mid-Atlantic GLOBE Student Research Symposium in Buffalo, New York on May 5th. Having spent a month studying the clouds seen outside Ryan Road classroom, students recorded this data using a Google Form Ms. Mariani-Prall set up for them on ipads. Students researched...

Bridge Street School’s walking school bus to expand route
May 1, 2018May 1, 2018
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Bridge Street School’s walking school bus to expand route

Bridge Street Elementary School. GAZETTE FILE PHOTO   NORTHAMPTON — For students at Bridge Street School, the walking school bus is a healthier and more environmentally sustainable alternative to taking a traditional bus. Starting Wednesday, the walking school bus will have a new first stop at Sheldon Field to make it easier for children from farther...

Principal Agna Meets Jackson the Dog
April 23, 2018April 25, 2018
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Principal Agna Meets Jackson the Dog

Principal Agna writes: My husband, Tom and I drove from my hometown in Yellow Springs, Ohio, to Westfield, Indiana to meet Jackson at his training site, Ultimate Canine! He is very soft and cuddly – and smart! He has learned a lot already – the trainer, JoDale, is very pleased with his progress! It was...

First Grade Goes STEMing!
March 29, 2018March 29, 2018
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First Grade Goes STEMing!

  Students in the first grade at Ryan Road have put on their STEM hats and are diving into a six-session long exploration of the engineering and design principles. Ms. Ramsden, Ms. Stenuis and Ms. Maggio’s classes are teaming up with the Tech Integration Specialist, Ms. Rocky to break into small groups in the classroom...

NHS Students Win C-SPAN Documentary Award
March 22, 2018March 22, 2018
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NHS Students Win C-SPAN Documentary Award

C-SPAN is pleased to announce the 150 prize winning documentaries in C-SPAN’s 2018 StudentCam competition. After much deliberation and multiple rounds of judging, the following documentaries have been selected as this year’s award winning entries.   This year we received 2,985 films from over 5,700 students – the most entries in the fourteen years of...

FY19 Proposed Budget
March 9, 2018March 15, 2018
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FY19 Proposed Budget

Click HERE for the FY19 Proposed Budget presented March 8th. If you’d like to review the presentation from Dr. Provost on Tuesday, Feb. 27th click HERE

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