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Recorder: "Between the Rows: Composting before kindergarten"

By PAT LEUCHTMAN

For the Recorder
Friday, June 01, 2018
Amy Donovan, program director of the Franklin County Solid Waste Management District (FCSWMD), recently invited me to a compost tour at the Academy of Early Learning where 3-, 4- and 5-year-old children begin their academic...

Superintendent Harper addresses Class of 2018

On Friday, June 1, Superintendent Harper addressed the Graduating Class of 2018 at Greenfield High School. 
Superintendent Harper's remarks:
Good Evening to the Class of 2018!
Esteemed parents, teachers and staff, School Committee members, elected officials, alumni, friends,...

New Makerspace in the GHS Library

Jessica Pollock, GHS Librarian, shares exciting news about the new STEM makerspace at the high school, http://www.gpsk12.org/sites/default/files/superintendent/gps_radiominutes/GreenfieldSchoolminute052118_Makerspaces.mp3

Recorder: "City Council OKs $48M budget"

GREENFIELD — Schools got what they needed Wednesday, as City Council voted to move $400,000 to Greenfield public schools.
The council moved $352,811 from other departments and added $47,189 to Mayor William Martin’s proposed budget, adding the money to Greenfield public schools. The money given to...

Superintendent's FY19 Letter to Town Council

In response to requests from the Town Council, the Superintendent and Business Manager have provided additional information regarding the FY19 School Department needs, including information on rising costs of Special Education and long-term stability in the school department through appropriate use...

Greenfield Schools Film Festival 8 Years Strong


The 8th annual Greenfield Student Film Festival took place on May 11th.  The event was a true showcase of student talent throughout the district.  In addition to films being shown, performances by members of the High School band took place, as well as, art being displayed in the hallway and...

Last day of school is 6/22; school resumes 8/29

The last day of Preschool is Tuesday, June 19th, and the last day for grades K-12 is Friday, June 22nd.
Preschool resumes on Tuesday, September 4th, and K-12 on Wednesday, August 29th.
Click here to see the official 18-19 Academic Year Calendar. 

Composting in the Greenfield Public Schools

Students and staff at all 6 of the Greenfield Public Schools, and Central Office, are now composting about 5 tons a month of food and paper waste at Martin’s Farm in Greenfield. This project was made possible by a 3 year grant from the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection. Starting...

Employment opportunities in transportation!


The Greenfield Public Schools is looking for…
School Bus Driver - Special Needs
$14.50 to $21 /hr (based on experience)
30 Hours+ /wk, summer hours available

Crossing Guard
$11.00 to $12.00 /hr
15 Hours /wk

Substitute Bus Monitor
$11.00 /hr
Part time

Qualifications:...

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