District News

2017-2018 School Year

The first day of school for students in grades K-12 is Tuesday, August 29. Please note that Wednesday, August 30, is a full day of school (not a late start) for students in grades 7-12. Pre-school starts on Tuesday, September 5. Also, our district-wide Open House is Monday, August 28. The Open House schedule includes 7th and 9th grade orientation from 4:30-6:00 p.m., a cookout at 5:30 p.m., and an opportunity to meet new and returning teachers from 6:00-7:00 p.m.


Extended Learning Opportunity: Horseback Riding and Physical Education

My name is Jessica Rainville and I am a sophomore at Pittsfield Middle High School. I have a passion for horseback riding. I have been riding horses at Townsend’s Training Farm with Kim Chadbourne and Dick Townsend for almost 10 years now. I am writing this article as part of my Extended Learning Opportunity that combines my life with horses with my school life to earn my P.E credit.

Horseback Riding has physical and mental benefits to your health. Horses are majestic creatures that give so much to people that some may not even realize. Horseback riding is a great way to stay healthy, train muscles, improves cardio performance, clear your mind and be happy. (more…)


Welcome Back to School

We are very excited to begin the 2017-2018  school year at Pittsfied Middle High School. Information packets with school forms were recently mailed home to families. The welcome letter linked here provides an overview of forms that are required or optional to be returned to school and those that are informational. Please send your child to school on August 29 with all forms that are required to be returned or drop them off in the main office at your convenience. Thank you!