A Strong Showing from Academy Students at Mass MoCA

What an incredible showing of artistic talent at Mass MoCA’s 8th Annual Teen Invitational! We are glowing with pride to share that Lilah F won a grand prize finalist award, and Emily C, Izzy B, Lila G, Chessie R-C, Leni S-F, Solly C and Elisa R all won gold medal awards! These students all earned […]

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Spirit Week – Hosted by The Health and Wellness Council

The community celebrated Academy Spirit with a different theme for each day this week. The goal of Spirit Week was to boost the amount of school spirit as the year begins to come to a close. It allowed for students to dress up and have an exciting lead up to the semi-formal dance. Monday, students […]

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Junior Hopes to Build an Outdoor Bread Oven

Chessie R-G ’19 writes, “In Environmental Science I am working on a project to construct an outdoor bread oven for our school. The oven will help us learn about sustainability (specifically about sustainable food/eating). Hopefully it will become a great community center for the school. I am fundraising in order to buy the materials for […]

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Aardvark Athletics: Week of May 14

The high school Ultimate teams had a long afternoon of games in the River Valley Athletic League Tournament on Wednesday. The Varsity team came out a little cold for game one against White Oak, lost the game in an upset, but proceeded to win against Buxton and later BART. Perhaps the best game of our […]

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Class Trips: Recap

7th Grade – An exploration of the surrounding Deerfield River and Connecticut River Watershed area. Students enjoying nature, fixing a problem with a basketball in the Connecticut River, and visiting the fishlift at the Robert E. Barrett fishway in Holyoke.   8th Grade – New England history through the lense of maritime history in Mystic, CT and environs. 8th […]

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Aardvark Athletics: Week of May 7

Varsity Ultimate lost to Eagle Hill in a tough home game Monday. Our defense was no match for their quick athletic offensive play, despite heroic defensive efforts by Tucker, Liam F, Chessie, and Nat. We celebrated our seniors in this final home game of the season- their enthusiasm and skill will be greatly missed. The […]

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Aardvark Athletics: Week of April 30

The JV Ultimate team lost a close game to PVCICS 7-6 on Tuesday and fell to Buxton 12-4 on Wednesday despite playing one of the stronger games of the season. Sylvie M, Elaina G-B, Kathleen S, Raymond M, Claire G, Calla J, Tor O, Lila G, and Julen P all contributed to the scoring this […]

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Community Service Day 2018

The rain held off, but for a few sprinkles, and our entire community spent today helping others. They did spring cleaning in Senior Center clients’ yards, planted on the Bridge of Flowers, and cleaned in Memorial Hall in Shelburne Falls. They cleaned at the Tyler Memorial Library (Charlemont). They raked, shoveled, and cleaned at the […]

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