It Takes a Village! Guest Blog by Jackie Glasheen

Posted by on Aug 6, 2015 in ,

It Takes a Villge! You have heard that statement right?  It takes a village to raise a child?  Well, it can take a village to teach a child as well!  Jackie Glasheen, one of our great Holyoke Public School Principals has some great words explaining the added cost teachers face in the classroom and how rallying behind our great teachers with this drive is just the encouragement our teachers need:   Well it is that time of year again! Soon you we be seeing all the back...

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Jessica’s Boundless Playground

Posted by on Jul 6, 2010 in

In recent news, the students of Belchertown teamed together from grades K-12 and set out to break the world record for the largest Twister game board played ever on June 18th 2010. Rallying for a good cause, raffle tickets were sold in advance in the exchange of purchasing a brick to build a new playground walkway in Chestnut Hill Community School of  Belchertown, MA. All efforts were made in recognition of Jessica Martins, who was a 2009 graduate of Belchertown High School...

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Team Adam

Posted by on Jun 4, 2010 in ,

Adam and Ryan Rossmeisl have recently successfully mastered the art of riding bikes without using their training wheels. A feat that may seem small, but for them it serves an important purpose. This year will be the first time that Adam, 7 years old and Ryan, 5 years old will be riding 10 miles to raise awareness for Acute Myelogenous Leukemia. At 7 years old, Adam today is happy, healthy and has been cancer free for five years. Five years ago, Adam’s parents  Deb and Jason...

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