The Greylock Echo

JCL Members Attend Classics Day

JCL Members Attend Classics Day

December 12, 2018


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Last week, Mount Greylock’s Junior Classical League (JCL) traveled to Boston University for the annual Classics Day event. JCL aims to promote the Classical, Roman, and Greek studies in the modern era. Every year the JCL participates in three main events: Kickoff, Classics Day, and State Convention. The ...

New Gym Rules

New Gym Rules

February 12, 2018


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With the recent opening of the new school gym, new rules are being implemented. For example, only certain types of shoes are now allowed in the gym. Students can no longer wear soft-soled shoes, including some types of sneakers, as they can leave scuff marks on the brand-new floors. Gym teacher Brian Gill ...

An Interview with Sam Tucker-Smith

An Interview with Sam Tucker-Smith

February 5, 2018


Filed under Interviews, Middle School

Seventh grader Sam Tucker-Smith is involved in chorus and band. He is writing his own musical, and the Echo sat down to talk to him about it. Echo: Can you tell us a little about the musical? Tucker-Smith: The musical is set in New York City in 1972 and there’s lots of characters, lots of plot. But if I had to n...

Girl’s Nordic Skiing Season Preview

Girl’s Nordic Skiing Season Preview

December 6, 2017


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After a successful season last year, going undefeated in Berkshire County and winning States, the girl’s cross country skiing team’s season quickly approaches. Although the team lost Niku Darafshi, who was victorious in the last race of the Berkshire County Nordic League last year, coaches Hilary...

School Trip to Puerto Rico

School Trip to Puerto Rico

November 1, 2017


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The category 4 hurricane, Maria, made direct landfall on Puerto Rico on Wednesday, September 20. Some estimates project the damages to be $45 billion to $90 billion. As of October 16, about 86% of the island’s 1.57 million electricity-using residents remained without power. Although many people hav...

Golf beats Hoosac Valley

Golf beats Hoosac Valley

September 28, 2017


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This Tuesday, the Mount Greylock golf team defeated Hoosac Valley with a final score of 174-176 at Waubeeka Golf Links. Earlier in the season, Hoosac gave Greylock their first and only loss to date. Greylock’s win even the score with Hoosac, ending Hoosac’s previously perfect season. Both junior...

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