Southern District school moves toward district consolidation

Southern District school moves toward district consolidation

EGREMONT — While most Southern Berkshire school committee members stopped short of expressing support for a consolidation with Berkshire Hills Regional School District, all 10 committee members agreed that there’s no reason not to open up a dialogue. “I don’t like talking,” school committee Vice Chairman Jon Bruno retorted at the committee’s Thursday meeting. “But […]

Barrington’s $16.3 million share of school budget comes to 73%

Barrington’s $16.3 million share of school budget comes to 73%

GREAT BARRINGTON— The proposed budget for the Berkshire Hills Regional School District in its current preliminary state would be asking for $22.2 million in total from its three towns. For Great Barrington in particular, if this school budget and the similarly preliminary town budget were both passed in their current state, the town would be […]

BHRSD superintendent proposes faculty changes

BHRSD superintendent proposes faculty changes

GREAT BARRINGTON — Berkshire Hills Regional School District budget meetings are under way, and Superintendent Peter Dillon is proposing significant changes to the faculty. The school district currently employs a special education evaluation team leader to oversee students with ISPs for grades 5 through 12. The new plan, which Dillon hopes to be implemented by […]