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Spring Open House at the High School, 4/12/18, 6:30-8:30PM

Please join us at Greenfield High School on Thursday, April 12 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. for a spring Open House.  We really want to encourage the incoming 7th grade students and their families to attend and explore all that Greenfield High School has to offer.

Teachers will be showcasing student work in their classrooms and the student clubs offered at the high school will have tables in the foyer with information on what the clubs actually do and how students can join.

Guidance counselors will be on hand to discuss course selections and the Program of Studies for 2018-19, ...

Recorder: "Greenfield High School puts Galileo Galilei on trial"


Recorder Staff

Sunday, February 18, 2018

GREENFIELD — The prosecution was closing in on Galileo Galilei, asking question after question, and starting to push on a particular point.

“I did ... what did you say I did?” Galilei asked the prosecution. Those in the room giggled as the scientist adjusted her mustache.

The legendary scientist and philosopher behind the heliocentric theory was on trial at the Greenfield High School Library on a recent afternoon.

Elsa Kieffer, 18, playing the role...

Recorder: "Water project for Puerto Rico wins top honors for Greenfield Middle School robotics team"

Water project for Puerto Rico wins top honors for Greenfield Middle School robotics team


Recorder Staff

Sunday, December 17, 2017

GREENFIELD — The robotics class tossed around different ideas for their community service project. The one catch was it has to be related to water.

They were going to enter a robotics competition down in Agawam to compete against western Massachusetts schools, and this year’s theme was water. So the class, led by sixth-grade Greenfield Middle School teacher Rachel Cummings, first thought about an idea involving...

Federal Street's 5th annual Harvest Dinner is 11/10

Federal Street School’s 5th annual Harvest dinner is planned for November 10th.

At 4:30 families are invited to come and play board games in the gym. Before dinner is served students in our school chorus will sing for us. Families will enjoy a dinner of Macaroni and cheese, vegetables, rolls, and desserts which are donated from local businesses. Our staff helps prepare and serve the dinner.

This year the following business have donated to the Harvest Dinner: 99’s Restaurant, Applebee’s, Stop and Shop, Friendly’s Restaurant (Hadley, MA), Greenfield Community College, Just...

Cape Cod African Dance & Drum to perform at GHS 4/15!

On Friday, April 15, at 9:00 am, Greenfield High and Middle school students (including MSA) will be treated to a performance by the Cape Cod African Dance & Drum performers.

Recorder: "Four Corners kicks off composting program"

From munch to mulch: Discovery School at Four Corners kicks off composting program


Recorder Staff

Friday, February 26, 2016 

(Published in print: Saturday, February 27, 2016)

GREENFIELD — Who could love a worm?

Evidently, the students at the Discovery School at Four Corners, who graciously thanked the necessary nightcrawlers that will help make the school’s new composting program a success.

The first of Greenfield’s seven schools to implement the state grant-funded program, students and staff at Four Corners officially started...

It's almost time to register for Preschool!

Greenfield Public Schools welcomes your child's registration for PRESCHOOL for the 2016-2017 School year!

Click here for registration dates

FSS Afterschool Program Launches for 2015-2016

Greenfield Public School is pleased to announce that September 28 marks the launch of the afterschool program’s continuation at Federal Street School for the current school year.

The after school program, The Federal Street Explorers, offers homework help, activities, and academic support in Reading and Literacy, along with a healthy snack. Full- and half-day care is available for early release days. 

The Importance of High Quality Care

While the Greenfield Public Schools have maintained a commitment to after-school programming, grant funding for the 21st Century Afterschool...


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