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District Newsletter

The May School District Newsletter is available here. This month’s highlights include details on Exhibition Night, the Empty Soup Bowls and Community Talent Show Event, and the School Safety Forum. Additionally, it also outlines important dates, times, and locations for end of year events, which are detailed below.

  • Family Information Night for Rising Sixth Graders – May 30 at 6:00 p.m. (PMHS lecture hall)
  • Senior Awards Night – June 14 at 6:30 p.m. (PMHS gym)
  • Commencement Ceremony – June 15 at 10:00 a.m. (PMHS gym)
  • Kindergarten Celebration – June 17 at 6:00 p.m. (PES gym)
  • Sixth Grade Promotion Ceremony – June 18 at 6:00 p.m. (PES gym)
  • Eighth Grade Promotion Ceremony – June 20 at 6:30 p.m. (PMHS gym)
  • Last Day of School – Friday, June 21 (PES students released at 12:30 p.m. and PMHS released at 12:45 p.m.)


Exhibition Night

The district wide Exhibition Night is fast approaching! Exhibition Night is an opportunity for students to showcase their work and share their learning experiences with others. This year student exhibitions will be on Thursday, June 6. PMHS will have a 12:00-7:00 p.m. school day with an alternative schedule (see link below). Please check with your student for the time of their presentation. A bag lunch will be available for students at arrival, and we will have an early dinner in the mid-afternoon. All presentations are open to the public. Families, friends, and community members are encouraged to join us! A more detailed schedule will be available soon.

PMHS Exhibition Schedule


Empty Bowls Dinner & Community Talent Show

On Thursday, May 16, at 5:00 p.m. in the PMHS cafeteria, community members are invited to attend the Empty Soup Bowl event. This benefits the Pittsfield Food Pantry as part of the nationwide “Empty Bowls” effort.  Students will be preparing and serving a variety of soups in ceramic bowls created by students, staff, and community members. Following the Empty Bowls event, the PMHS Drama Club will be hosting a community wide Talent Show in the gymnasium at 7:30 p.m. We hope you can join us!