Colrain Central School News

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Feb. 4, 2022

News & Announcements

  • If you ordered from the Hillside Pizza fundraiser (thank you!), pickup is this Wednesday February 9th from 2-5:30pm in the cafeteria.

  • Please see the note below from Nurse Viney about updated testing protocols. Please feel free to reach out to her with any questions you may have.

  • 2021 School and District Report Cards:

    The Department recently made the 2021 school and district report cards available on the report cards website. The site also contains supporting documentation related to report cards, including a glossary and a sample report card cover letter, both of which are available in English and nine other languages.
    As a reminder, the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) requires that districts receiving Title I funds distribute report cards to all parents or guardians of students enrolled in district schools. The Department asks that districts distribute report cards to families by the end of February. For more information, including details about electronic distribution, visit the website or email
  • As part of their Service Learning project on issues surrounding food scarcity and insecurity, the 6th grade has organized a food drive. They are asking for donations of non-perishable goods and toiletries. "please drop off food donations at Colrain Central School and Griswold Memorial Library. Please donate non perishables and pantry staples, Toiletries are also appreciated. All donations go to Hilltown Churches Food pantry. Donations should be dropped off between February 7-18 at Colrain Central school and Griswold Memorial Library.
  • Keep an eye out...between now and February break we will be reaching out to families and students alike for feedback on our snack program. This will help inform us about any adjustments we may need to make to the program.
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You’re Invited! MTRS VIRTUAL EVENT: What is a Trailblazer? Are you a current or prospective family interested in learning more about our Trailblazer work? Do you wonder, "What is the Trailblazer model?" and how does it prepare students for the future? Are you a caregiver to elementary-aged children who will attend MTRS in the future? If so - this virtual event is for YOU!    WHEN: Tuesday, Feb. 15  6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.    Join us for this virtual event and hear from current MTRS students who are blazing their trails at MTRS. We will provide you with an overview of our Trailblazer model and students will answer your questions–what does it mean to be a Trailblazer at MTRS? How are we preparing students for life post-high school? Hear from our students about our innovative, hands-on learning opportunities, internships, Capstone work, and more!    Space is limited! Please use this form to RSVP by FRIDAY, FEB. 11 to reserve your spot and submit your questions in advance! Virtual meeting log-in information will be provided (via email) when you register.   **IF YOU HAVE ALREADY RSVP'd to Principal Buckland for this event, you do not need to complete this form.** Questions? Contact MTRS Principal Chris Buckland at
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upcoming events

2/9: 1:50 dismissal

2/9: 2:00-5:30 Hillside Pizza pickup in the cafe

2/16: Lockdown drill

2/21-2/25: No school for February break

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