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101 'champions' at Easthampton High School embark on next adventure  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — Easthampton High School graduated 101 “champions” on Friday evening, who were praised not just for their talent, wits and ...



Easthampton voters OK new school construction 2,829 to 2,101  MassLive.com

Ballot committee chair Patricia Benson celebrates the results of a May 22, 2018 election approving new school construction in Easthampton. ( Mary Serreze ...



Honor Roll: Easthampton High School  GazetteNET

Easthampton High SchoolGrade 12 First Honors Lorenze Beltran, Zachary Colby, Maegen Cruz, Christopher Daley, Sophia DeBlase Carly Detmers, Cinthya ...



Easthampton HS racial incident still a controversy on first week of school  WWLP.com

A state review found Easthampton High School policies needed updating concerning bias-related harassment, and police involvement in the 2017-2018 school ...



Community rallies behind Washington-bound Easthampton High School 'We the People' team  MassLive.com

The students won a statewide competition in Boston and will now compete on the national level.



Document: Easthampton plans March 20 forum on new school construction  MassLive.com

The latest site plan for a consolidated PreK-8 school in Easthampton is contained in a 1,064-page report submitted to the state in February of 2018. ( Caolo ...



Prom 2018 photos: Easthampton High School prom at The Log Cabin in Holyoke  MassLive.com

The 2018 Easthampton High School prom was held on Friday, May 18 at The Log Cabin in Holyoke.



Young constitutional scholars at Easthampton High School win statewide 'We the People' competition  MassLive.com

The students have been studying the history and philosophy of democratic government with teacher Kelley Brown.



Easthampton to hold final school forum Tuesday night as vote approaches  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — A final public forum will be held on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Easthampton High School to discuss plans for a new consolidated school.



AG raps Easthampton schools for not getting preapproval for changes in wake of investigation  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — The school district failed to comply last school year with terms of an agreement reached with the state attorney general to address problems ...



Arts Previews  GazetteNET

Easthampton High School's “Cinderella”A revived version of the classic tale of “Cinderella” will be presented by the Easthampton High School Drama Club and ...



National Student Walkout: Easthampton students rally against gun violence (videos)  MassLive.com

EASTHAMPTON -- More than 100 Easthampton High School students joined their peers across the country and walked out of class Wednesday to demand ...



Easthampton residents to vote on new $109 million elementary and middle school at Tuesday special election  MassLive.com

05/18/18 - Supporters of a new elementary and middle school in Easthampton rally at the rotary three days before a May 22 special election. ( Mary Serreze ...



Easthampton High School names Brian Miller interim athletic director  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — Fall sports practice had already started when former Easthampton athletic director Patti Dougherty resigned at the end of August.She agreed ...



Easthampton voters will decide Tuesday on $109.3 million school  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — Voters will decide Tuesday whether the city should build a proposed $109.3 million consolidated elementary and middle school and close ...



Police report: Easthampton Media Director Kathy Lynch, fired on Friday, made threatening statements to school officials  MassLive.com

Kathy Lynch moderates a mayoral debate in 2017. Lynch was fired as executive director of Easthampton Media on May 4, 2018.( Mary Serreze photo ).



Easthampton students march in DC  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — The night before Saturday's March for Our Lives, 28 students and eight chaperones packed into a bus outside Easthampton High School to ...



Easthampton's Naresh Patel closes on Whiskerz Pub purchase; 'Eagles Sports Bar' on tap  MassLive.com

The new owner will keep pool tables, a jukebox, and maintain live music.



Sergio Paez, Allison LeClair, Andrew Berrios named finalists in search for Easthampton school superintendent  MassLive.com

Easthampton School Committee members Marin Goldstein, Laurie Garcia and Marissa Carrere review a list of superintendent finalists released on March 13, ...



New Easthampton superintendent to shine spotlight on academics, consolidated school in design  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON – With so many changes underway in the school district, newly appointed superintendent Dr. Allison LeClair wants to put the spotlight back on ...



Easthampton chooses Agawam educator Allison LeClair for superintendent  MassLive.com

LeClair narrowly prevailed over Hatfield principal Andrew Berrios.



Easthampton High School referring to freshmen as first-year students  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

EASTHAMPTON, MA (WHDH) — One school in Western Massachusetts is now referring to freshmen as first-year students. Easthampton High School officials ...



Easthampton High not the only school to drop 'freshmen' label  MassLive.com

While news that Easthampton High School recently jettisoned the word "freshman" from its student handbook prompted some backlash this week, a quick survey ...



Police probed comments made by fired Easthampton Media boss  GazetteNET

Kathleen Lynch, who was fired as executive director of Easthampton Media on May 4, was the subject of a police investigation into threatening comments she ...



Easthampton High School under investigation by Massachusetts Attorney General's office  MassLive.com

Update, May 24: A spokeswoman for the AGO confirmed that an investigation is underway concerning "recent incidents at Easthampton High School," but ...



Mass. AGO report finds 'serious problems' with race at Easthampton High School  MassLive.com

EASTHAMPTON -- The Massachusetts attorney general's office identified "serious problems" with racial bias at Easthampton High School in a long-awaited ...



Documents: Read Massachusetts attorney general's report on Easthampton High School and the binding 7-page agreement  MassLive.com

The office of Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey on Friday concluded its months-long civil rights investigation and issued a strongly worded report ...



Teacher Ed Zuchowski to chair Easthampton superintendent search committee  MassLive.com

01/03/2018: The Easthampton Superintendent Search Committee meets for the first time at the city's 50 Payson Ave. muncipal building. ( Mary Serreze photo ).



Eagles, Raiders fans soak up championship atmosphere despite losses  GazetteNET

SPRINGFIELD — Western Mass celebrated its own March Madness this weekend, when two state championship basketball games brought fans and families ...



Easthampton halts FC Tech  The Recorder

TURNERS FALLS — The Easthampton High School defense made a statement on Friday night.After struggling in a Week 1 blowout loss, the Eagles have made ...



Easthampton plans for proactive problem solving  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — With turmoil over allegations of discrimination, harassment and hate activity last year at the high school *fresh* in people's minds, the city is ...



EHS team tops in constitutional knowledge  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — A team of students from Easthampton High School competed in the “We the People” National Finals competition last weekend, winning a ...



Easthampton High School Class of 2017 graduates 103 'game changers'  MassLive.com

EASTHAMPTON -- Under cool and sunny skies, 103 members of the Class of 2017 accepted diplomas and turned their mortarboard tassels at Saturday's ...



Mass. High School To Replace ‘Freshmen’ With ‘First Years’  CBS Boston / WBZ

EASTHAMPTON (CBS) — One high school in Massachusetts has decided to stop using the term “freshmen” when referring to their ninth graders. Easthampton ...



Marin Goldstein on Easthampton School Committee after Alexandra Dodge steps down  MassLive.com

School Committee candidate Marin Goldstein at an election year meet-and-greet hosted by the Easthampton Democratic City Committee. Goldstein was not ...



New Easthampton school construction would eliminate newly-rebuilt football field; build new field in different location  MassLive.com

A design concept shown at the Dec. 5, 2017 School Building Committee meeting in Easthampton shows a new football field at the site of the current White Brook ...



Easthampton High School to create 3-year plan to deal with bullying, harassment, hate  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — In the face of another demonstration that drew about 200 people in advance of a School Committee meeting Tuesday night, school officials ...



Easthampton students to 'Walk for Water' at Saturday event  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — On Saturday, students from four Easthampton schools will walk 3 or 5 miles carrying jugs of water to raise money and awareness about the ...



Columnist Melissa Weinberger: Time to value education in Easthampton  GazetteNET

Following yet another round of the sort of divisive online exchanges that are de rigueur in Easthampton, the city is again preparing to go to the polls.On May 22 ...



Editorial: Challenges ahead for new school chiefs  GazetteNET

A school superintendent is among the most important jobs in any community because of the vast number of families that use the school systems.That's why the ...



Three Easthampton High School students arrested over fight on school grounds  GazetteNET

NORTHAMPTON — Three Easthampton High School students were arrested Thursday night in connection with a fight in the school's parking lot Wednesday that ...



Easthampton: Fixing a school climate  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — Acknowledging “there's a climate and culture problem” at Easthampton High School, Superintendent Nancy Follansbee said Thursday there ...



Prom 2017 photos: Easthampton High School celebrates prom at The Log Cabin in Holyoke  MassLive.com

Easthampton High School students dazzled in gorgeous gowns and stylish formalwear at the school's 2017 prom. The event was held at The Log Cabin in ...



Editorial: Improved climate needed at Easthampton High School  GazetteNET

In the wake of parking lot violence and complaints of racism and harassment, Easthampton High School administrators have work ahead to improve the school's ...



Collaborative effort: Northampton, Hampshire Regional, Smith Vocational celebrate Easthampton's Division 3A hockey title  GazetteNET

WEST SPRINGFIELD — The bond a team shares can either make or break a season. When athletes play as a team they can achieve greatness, and that's ...



No. 3 Wave jumping right into the fire at Easthampton  The Recorder

The Greenfield High School hockey team is back in the Western Massachusetts Tournament. In fact, the Green Wave is a game away from playing for a title.



Easthampton High School students stage walkout over racial incident  MassLive.com

Hundreds of Easthampton High School students staged a walkout this morning to protest a racial incident at the school and to stand up for respect and harmony.



Demonstrators prompt temporary ban on Confederate flag at Easthampton High School  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — Dozens of students, parents and some community members gathered outside Easthampton High School Monday morning to create a ...



Easthampton Superintendent Nancy Follansbee announces retirement  MassLive.com

Easthampton Superintendent Nancy Follansbee listens as members of the School Committee thank her for her 26 years of *service* to the school district.



Greenfield picks off Eagles  The Recorder

GREENFIELD — After a shaky 1-2 start to the season, the last two Fridays have allowed Greenfield High School to get well in a hurry.RJ Byrd had touchdown ...



Easthampton High grads celebrate the power of compassion and gratitude  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — Preparing for her commencement speech as salutatorian of Easthampton High School's class of 2017, Angela Nardi created a Google ...



Easthampton School Committee to tackle murky police-school relationship  MassLive.com

Parents, teachers, students and city officials packed Easthampton School Committee meetings in April and May of 2017 as the city's high school struggled with a ...



Officials make argument for new, consolidated Easthampton school  MassLive.com

EASTHAMPTON -- Officials at a July 18 public forum once again made the case for a new, consolidated school to replace three 19th-century elementary schools ...



Ribbon cut at new $39 million Easthampton High School  MassLive.com

Hundreds of parents joined state and local officials Saturday morning to celebrate opening of the new $39 million Easthampton High School.



Document describes Easthampton police investigation of alleged high school assault prompted by racial slur  MassLive.com

EASTHAMPTON -- A patrol officer's report on file at Northampton District Court describes how Easthampton police investigated an alleged assault in the high ...



New Easthampton consolidated school could cost $100-156 million  MassLive.com

The facility would replace three elementary schools and the White Brook Middle School.



State program to help ValleyBike Share expand Easthampton  GazetteNET

ValleyBike Share, which launched in five cities and towns in the region earlier this year, is expanding to Easthampton with financial support from the state's ...



Sopie Pek, Easthampton basketball standout, looking for new college after Mount Ida College closure  MassLive.com

Gallery: Sopie Pek, Easthampton basketball standout, looking for new college after Mount Ida College closure. By Meredith Perri | mperri@masslive.com on April ...



Easthampton HS students to use the term "first year students" instead of "freshmen"  wwlp.com

Easthampton High School freshmen are now being referred to as "first year students" as the school aims to be more gender inclusive.



Keith carries Turners to IL North title  The Recorder

TURNERS FALLS -- You couldn't turn away from the action for very long Friday night at Bourdeau Fields -- not without the risk of missing something big.



Cinzia Pica-Smith: Calls for more work in Easthampton to address racism  GazetteNET

Calls for more work in Easthampton on racism As a resident of Easthampton, parent, and educator, I am deeply invested in seeing change in Easthampton in ...



Student charged in Easthampton High School assault due in court May 18  MassLive.com

Brown was one of three students arrested in connection with the March 28 incident.



The case for a new school: Easthampton officials explain the need for consolidated building  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — The city's three elementary schools are doing what they can to use the all space they have, but the breaking point is near — if it hasn't ...



Attorney General has launched investigation into Easthampton High School  wwlp.com

EASTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) - The state Attorney General's office has launched an investigation into Easthampton High School, following allegations of ...



Allegations relate hate speech, race prejudice at EHS to November election  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — Superintendent Nancy Follansbee says she will respond Tuesday to alleged incidents that a group of parents say represent “examples of ...



Consultant hired to help Easthampton schools investigate complaints of racism  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — To investigate alleged racism at Easthampton High School, the district is working with an external agency to determine facts and develop a ...



Easthampton's school resource officer reflects on high school troubles  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — School Resource Officer Alan Schadel has been in the public eye for the last few months, in a time of elevated racial tension at Easthampton ...



Easthampton Mayor Nicole LaChapelle: chief of staff 'will allow me to raise the profile of our city' in the state, region, nation  MassLive.com

Both LaChapelle and Council President Joe McCoy have asked for a legal opinion on the matter.



Student charged in racially-tinged Easthampton High School assault to remain on probation  MassLive.com

Joshua Brown, charged with assaulting a fellow student in the parking lot of Easthampton High School during a racially-tinged incident in March, will remain on ...



Easthampton superintendent: Student wearing Confederate flag sweatshirt has free speech rights  MassLive.com

A public forum with U.S. Department of Justice lawyers is planned, said schools chief Nancy Follansbee.



Bonnie Harrison: Suggests change needed at White Brook  GazetteNET

Suggests change needed at White Brook Middle School It was enlightening to read that Easthampton High School is addressing the issues that plague the ...



Cottage Street Cultural Chaos block party returns for fifth year celebrating culture in Easthampton  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — Chaos of the cultural variety is headed to Easthampton Saturday for the 5th annual Cottage Street block party, where the city will have a ...



Dan Carey endorsed by Rep. John Velis in 2nd Hampshire District race  MassLive.com

An at-large Easthampton city councilor running as a Democrat in the 2nd Hampshire House District has won the endorsement of a neighboring state ...



What Hampshire County voters are saying at the polls today  GazetteNET

Across Hampshire County, voters are taking to the polls for elections that have the potential to change the political landscape of western Massachusetts.



Kevin Burke named new principal of Easthampton High School  MassLive.com

Burke, a former assistant principal, has been acting as interim principal since September.



City celebrates artists, local vendors with 'Cultural Chaos'  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — The blaring of a golden trombone, a snapping, rapping snare drum, and a jubilant melodica made their way down Cottage Street playing ...



Northampton lawyer Peter Lane now defending student charged in Easthampton High School assault  MassLive.com

The alleged victim in the racially-charged incident is the son of School Resource Officer Alan Schadel, an Easthampton police officer.



Wave icemen lose 3-2 heartbreaker  The Recorder

WEST SPRINGFIELD — Not much separated Easthampton High School and Greenfield High School during two regular-season meetings. After skating to a pair ...



Nicole LaChapelle defeats Joy Winnie in Easthampton mayoral race  MassLive.com

LaChapelle defeated longtime city councilor Joy Winnie in a tightly-fought race.



Student who allegedly threatened to blow up Easthampton High School admits to misdemeanor  MassLive.com

Tarryn LaValley must now stay out of trouble, get counseling, and finish school with the help of a tutor.



Week 8 football preview: Postseason berths, positioning on the line tonight  The Recorder

There is a lot on the line during the eighth and final week of the western Mass. high school football regular season tonight.Not only will three area football teams ...



High school replacing term 'freshman' with 'first year student'  WISH-TV

One high school has decided to make a change in how to describe incoming students.



Jared M. Hinkle, at-large council candidate in Easthampton, touts working-class roots; supports new school  MassLive.com

EASTHAMPTON -- Jared M. Hinkle said he would bring a practical, working class perspective to the City Council, while standing staunchly behind plans to build ...



Western Massachusetts students participate in nationwide school walkout  wwlp.com

Here's a look at school walkouts that happened right here in western Massachusetts.



Busy Saturday for local teams  The Recorder

It's a busy day on the local high school front, as Mother Nature postponed a pair of hoop games Friday night, leaving three games involving Recorder-area ...



Columnist Marissa Carrere: Easthampton schools address equity issues  GazetteNET

As a School Committee member for the city of Easthampton, I am writing with an individual response to the letter published Jan. 26 about the public schools ...



Easthampton at-large candidate William Lynch IV touts teamwork and management skills  MassLive.com

EASTHAMPTON -- William E. Lynch IV, 35, goes by the name "Bill," and his family has lived in the area for generations. An Easthampton native, he grew up in ...



School Baseball: Hawks roar back, 6-3  The Recorder

Things weren't looking good for the Frontier Regional School baseball team early.Trailing 3-0 after three innings and facing arguably the best pitcher in western ...



Easthampton City Council candidates forum set for Thursday  MassLive.com

EASTHAMPTON -- City Council candidates will field questions at an election year forum this Thursday night. The Oct. 12 event will be held at the Easthampton ...



EASTHAMPTON — Easthampton High School principal Vito Perrone will leave his position at the end of the school year to  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON — Easthampton High School principal Vito Perrone will leave his position at the end of the school year to become the new principal at West ...



Easthampton City Councilor Peg Conniff, running for reelection, touts curiosity; finance and technology skills  MassLive.com

EASTHAMPTON -- At-large city councilor Margaret "Peg" Conniff says she's ready to roll up her sleeves during a second term, deploy her skills in finance and ...



Youth at March for Our Lives Northampton to elected officials: 'You control me, but you don't protect me' (photos)  MassLive.com

An estimated 2000 participated in the Pioneer Valley March of Our Lives here Saturday demanding an end to gun violence.



2018 Holyoke St. Patrick's Parade Line of March  MassLive.com

LINE OF MARCH: The 67th annual Holyoke St. Patrick's Parade is set for Sunday, March 18.



Veterans Day events in the Pioneer Valley  GazetteNET

Northampton breakfast and annual ceremonyNORTHAMPTON — On Saturday, the Veterans Council of Northampton and Central Hampshire Veterans' Services ...



Easthampton football coach Joe Kocot, retiring after 17 years, to be honored with party and 'roast'  MassLive.com

State Rep. Peter Kocot will serve as master of ceremonies at the Feb. 21 event.



Photos: Easthampton honors Memorial Day 2017 with parade and ceremony  MassLive.com

EASTHAMPTON -- As the skies held back rain, Easthampton held its annual Memorial Day parade and wreath-laying ceremony, honoring those who died ...



Schools: Wave's Simmons notches 100th career point  The Recorder

It was almost fitting that Evan Simmons came up one point shy of hitting the 100-career-point mark Thursday afternoon when Greenfield High School earned a ...



Northampton High graduates create AAU basketball team to keep playing together, gain exposure  GazetteNET

Recent Northampton High School graduates and former Blue Devil boys basketball captains Diego Corrada-Mattei and Henry Doherty wanted to play on the ...



Citing Northampton-to-Easthampton trend, contractor developing small, high-end office spaces in Easthampton's Button Building  MassLive.com

Kevin Perrier said Easthampton, now well-known for its thriving arts community, is less expensive than Northampton.



New literacy programs, school building plans for Easthampton schools  GazetteNET

EASTHAMPTON – As Maple Elementary School students enjoyed the last few weeks of summer vacation, many of their teachers were already hard at work ...



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