September 2, 2014

Archive | SWK/Hilltowns

Gateway groups hope to work together

WORTHINGTON – During Wednesday night’s meeting in Worthington, the Gateway Towns Advisory Committee (GTAC) sought to bring its interests to the attention of the school committee and to try to influence the school committee to work with GTAC on the upcoming reorganization needs conference being set up by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education […]

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Smooth opening day for Gateway

HUNTINGTON – “In all honesty, this was probably the smoothest opening in my five years with the district,” reported K-6 Principal Megan Coburn. “All three buildings had a very smooth opening day.” Coburn added that the teachers in her three buildings—Chester Elementary School, Littleville Elementary School and Gateway Regional Middle School—had worked really hard to […]

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Gateway Superintendent’s Corner

Labor Day, the traditional end of the summer and transition to fall with daylight hours declining, nights becoming cooler, and students’ returning to school. Just like the seasons, there are also changes occurring in the Gateway School District. From staff changes bringing new faces and fresh perspectives into the classrooms to operational changes, the district […]

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Board to use overlay to lower tax rate

SOUTHWICK – The Board of Selectmen met with Town Accountant Carol DellaGiustina during a scheduled public hearing on the tax classification Thursday night. DellaGiustina told the board before it could set the classification, which it is set to do at its next meeting, the board had to decide whether or not to use overlay funds […]

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