Vocational School Information

Each year, representatives from Pittsfield Public Schools, Smith Vocational & Agricultural High School, and McCann Technical School visit Nessacus to present information to interested 8th grade students. Dates are provided on the morning announcements and students sign up in their homerooms.

Applications are due in the guidance office to Ms. Consolini by March 1st in order to meet the state deadline of April 1st. There is a recommendation process as well as paperwork involving reports for grades, discipline, and attendance for 7th and 8th grade that needs to be completed and gathered for each application.

Please call Ms. Consolini if you have any questions about the application process at 413-684-0780 ext. 2109.

The Central Berkshire Regional School Committee (“the Committee”) recognizes the right of a student residing in any of the seven towns that together constitute the Central Berkshire Regional School District (CBRSD) to attend a training school in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in accordance with M.G.L. c. 74, § 7.


Becket - Smith Vocational School, Northampton, MA

Cummington - Smith Vocational School, Northampton, MA

Dalton - Pittsfield H.S., Taconic H.S., McCann Technical or Smith Vocational School

Peru - McCann Technical or Smith Vocational School

Washington - Pittsfield H.S. or Taconic H.S.

Smith Vocational & Agricultural High School

McCann Technical School

Pittsfield Public Schools