Open House Information (September 11th, 2019)

Thank you! 

Thank you to everyone involved in the Open House event. 

Please find contact information for the community organizations listed below:


There are several ways to become involved with our school/district. I am providing a list of parent/faculty groups that tighten the bond between community and school. Our collective efforts help to ensure our students receive the very best quality of education possible. I encourage and appreciate your participation.

  • STArHS: Supporting the Arts in Hatfield Schools: 

    • ​Mission: STArHS is a non-profit organization of parents, staff and townspeople. We support the arts in Hatfield, Massachusetts by funding scholarships, classroom supplies, activities and more.  Please visit our website to learn more and find ways you can get involved.

  • Booster Club: Smith Academy Athletic Awards Committee: A community committee that raises funds for athletic awards for our student athletes.

  • HEF: Hatfield Education Foundation: The Hatfield Education Foundation (HEF) was formed in 1990 by a group of committed and forward-looking Hatfield community members concerned with the future of their children's education. Mission Statement: To provide financial and general support for a variety of programs and activities which improve and enhance the educational and extracurricular offerings to the students of Hatfield.

  • SEPAC: Parent Advisory Council: The Parent Advisory Council advises the district on matters pertaining to the education and safety of students with disabilities. Membership in the PAC is open to any party interested in special education services, laws, and regulations surrounding student services.

  • School Council: Any parents or guardians who may be interested in serving on the school council should contact me directly:

    • Here is more information on the election process and council objectives: SCHOOL COUNCIL

  • Hatfield Cultural Council: The council supports opportunities that promote community support and participation. 

A full PDF of the slide show from tonight can be found, here.

Please contact me with questions or concerns.


Chris Buckland