Category: <span>Featured</span>

A Peek at the First Weeks: Elementary
September 20, 2022September 20, 2022
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A Peek at the First Weeks: Elementary

Ryan Road Elementary School Hopes and Dreams Bubbles: Our entire school came outside on Friday, September 2 to celebrate the start of the school year and thank our amazing students and staff for making our community so special. We created a circle on the blacktop and were able to blow bubbles as we thought about...

NEF Awards
June 29, 2022June 29, 2022
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NEF Awards

    For Immediate Release June 23, 2022 Contact: Megan Rubiner Zinn, Northampton Education Foundation 413-539-7165     Northampton Education Foundation Announces Recipients of  Spring 2022 Small Grants   The Board of the Northampton Education Foundation approved funding for seven Spring 2022 grants, for a total of $16,325. Grantees will undertake these projects through the 2022-23 academic year. ...

PLTW – JFK Students Continue to Excel in STEM
June 24, 2022June 24, 2022
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PLTW – JFK Students Continue to Excel in STEM

JFK students continue to be recognized for their exceptional work using the STEM Project Lead the Way curriculum. In 2021, two 7th graders were recognized for their excellent work in the Robotics program. This year, the 8th grade App Creator curriculum also saw successes from our wonderful students. Lucy Platte was awarded the Industry Recognized...

NHS Art Show is up at Forbes Library
May 9, 2022May 9, 2022
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NHS Art Show is up at Forbes Library

The Annual NHS Art Show is officially up and open to the public at the Hosmer Gallery on the 2nd floor of Forbes Library!  It is our first in-person art show in more than 2 years due to the pandemic, so please come see the show and support our NHS student artists!   NHS Student Art Exhibition...

New Mugs for Forbes Designed by NHS Art Students
May 4, 2022May 4, 2022
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New Mugs for Forbes Designed by NHS Art Students

In a community collaboration, Northampton High School students in Louise Martindell’s Graphic Design, Printmaking and Book Arts class designed logos for a new series of Forbes Library mugs. Jacob Boudreau ’22, Arlo Green ’24, and Emmet Blanchette ’22 designed the winning mug logos in a student competition this spring. Lisa Downing, Director of Forbes Library...

Covid Numbers and Mask Survey
March 11, 2022March 11, 2022
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Covid Numbers and Mask Survey

March 11, 2022 Dear NPS Community: Below, please find the results of our pooled testing program for the week covering March 7-11, 2022. March 7-11 Total Pools Tested Presumed Positive Pools Positive Cases Cases Reported to School (Wed to Wed) Bridge Street School 35 0 0 0 Jackson Street School 39 0 0 4 Leeds...

Lego Robotics
March 2, 2022March 2, 2022
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Lego Robotics

Thanks to a grant from WPI, students in grade 5 at Ryan Road were able to take their coding up a level in the TechKnowledgeY Lab. They were tasked to build a robot with Lego Spike Prime kits and program the robots to perform certain tasks from this year’s First Lego League Challenge – Cargo...

Sending some community love
March 2, 2022March 2, 2022
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Sending some community love

This past month students at NHS took the time to create Valentines for those folks at the Hampshire County Elder Services. Pairing up with the Best Buddies Club, students in this club practiced the skills of marketing, business and socialization.