District News

New Traffic Pattern

Please be advised that a revised traffic control ordinance has been passed by the Pittsfield Board of Selectmen.  This revision now makes Oneida Street a one way street, along with Berry Avenue.  Traffic will flow up Oneida Street and out to Tilton Hill Road via Berry Avenue.  You can view the complete ordinance here.

Feature

Winter Music Concerts

Our annual winter music concerts will be held in January this year. Pittsfield Elementary School concerts are scheduled for January 15th (first through fourth grade) and January 22nd (fifth grade, sixth grade, and band students). The Pittsfield Middle High School Band and Chorus will be performing on January 23rd. All three concerts will take place in the PMHS gymnasium. Each program will start at 6:30 p.m. For more information, please contact Ms. Calautti or Mr. Cleary, our PES and PMHS music teachers.

Administration

Education Funding in New Hampshire

Thanks to the many Pittsfield taxpayers who joined the recent meeting on Education Funding in New Hampshire. We were joined by many concerned taxpayers from across our state as we learned about the inequities in the state’s funding scheme and the failure of the legislature to address the issue in an equitable manner as required by the New Hampshire Supreme Court.

The presenters for our meeting – former Claremont case attorneys Andru Volinsky and John Tobin – draw two conclusions regarding next steps to correct the unjust system: a lawsuit that again challenges the state’s failure to meet its duty to our students and taxpayers and a focus on the issue of school funding in this fall’s elections for governor and the state legislature.

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