Smith Academy News

(Image: Class of 2017 Yearbook Cover, Artist Jason Archambault) Greetings! I hope this monthly newsletter finds you and your family doing well. We will again host the Berkshire Hills Music Academy to perform a concert on Thursday, June 8th for our students. They put on a great show every year and our students really enjoy it!I am asking for your support in enforcing our dress code. The...
(Image: SA Students at Broadway Show)Greetings! I hope this letter finds you and your family in good health.Thank you to the Hatfield Education Foundation for their support with our Grease production. A special thank you to Mrs. Randi Poirier, Ms. Vanessa Kerby and her production crew, participating community members, and our students! As we experience warmer weather we are faced with a...
You Lead
(Image: YOU LEAD Middle School Youth Conference. SA students with District Attorney Sullivan)Greetings!  I hope this letter finds you and your family in good health.We have many exciting things taking place at Smith Academy...Our tenth grade students just completed the ELA portion of the MCAS. I have no doubt they put forth their best efforts on this assessment. Thank you to all parents/...
(IMAGE: MIAA's Women in Sports Day SA Representatives)Dear Parents/Guardians, I hope this newsletter finds you and your family doing well. It looks as though we have entered the spring thaw with warmer weather upon us. Currently, our last day of school is set for June 20th (4 snow days accounted for thus far). Grade 10 students will take the ELA portion of the MCAS this month (all...
(Image: SA co-op with Green Wave Ice Hockey Team)Dear Parents/Guardians, [[{"fid":"381","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":""},"type":"media","link_text":null,"attributes":{"style":"border-width: 5px; border-style: solid; height: 82px; width: 100px; float: left; margin: 5px;","class":"...
(Image: Jolly Ball)Dear Parents/Guardians,I hope the holiday season created memorable moments and time to relax for you and your family. I sincerely wish everyone a happy and healthy 2017!Based upon recommendations by the Hatfield Police Dept. and our local Massachusetts State Troopers, we will conduct a lockdown drill during student drop off in the near future. We ask that if the drill is...
(Image: Bulletin Board by Ms. Shockey "Lifelong Learning")Dear Parents/Guardians,Greetings! I hope your Thanksgiving Holiday was filled with joy and relaxation. I want to give THANKS for entrusting the Smith Academy faculty with the education and wellbeing of your child. Your support and dedication make Smith Academy a truly special place.November was filled with many events and...
(Image: Women in Engineering Workshop at UMASS)Dear Parents/Guardians,I hope this letter finds you and your family in good health.I want to thank everyone who came out for our 2016 Homecoming. The effort and support of all those involved made it a special event. I wanted to take a moment to recognize our homecoming award recipient, Mrs. Catherine Englehardt. Her tireless effort and unwavering...
(Image: Mr. Bishop conducting a lab)Dear Parents/Guardians,Hello, I hope this letter finds you and your family in good health. I want to thank all those parents/guardians who made it out for open house. Your support is greatly appreciated and needed to foster a positive school/community relationship. The presentation from the evening is available in PDF form here: OPEN HOUSEOur 2016 MCAS results...
(Image: Storage Container Mural)Dear Parents and Guardians,Hello, I hope this letter finds you and your family doing well. I look forward to a positive and academically productive year. There are many exciting things happening at Smith Academy this year. We look forward to building upon our community/school relationship in support of your child’s academic, social, and emotional development...

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