City Schools

The quality of Pittsfield's educational experience is enriched by the diversity of educational choices in Pittsfield.  

Pittsfield Public Schools

The Pittsfield Public Schools strives to serve its community and its children by creating an environment where life-long learning is valued, excellence is expected and improvement is continuous.  We will do this by meeting the needs of each student and providing the understanding, encouragement, support, knowledge and skills each require to meet, or exceed, the district’s high expectations and rigorous academic expectations.  In doing so we will prepare every student for postsecondary education, career and lifelong economic, social, and civic success.

Pittsfield Public Schools
Administration Building
269 First Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
(413) 499-9512

Miss Hall's School

Tucked into the Berkshire Hills of Western Massachusetts, Miss Hall's School is one of the foremost college-preparatory schools for girls in the country.  Established in 1898, the School combines a traditional college-preparatory curriculum with two innovative, nationally acclaimed programs.  Miss Hall's School is accredited by the New England Association of Independent Schools and Colleges and is a member of the Association of Schools in New England, the National Association of Independent Schools, the Association of Boarding Schools, the National Coalition of Girls' Schools, and the Secondary School Admission Test Board.

Miss Hall's School
492 Holmes Road
Pittsfield, MA 01201
(413) 443-6401

Berkshire Community College

Berkshire Community College, located on a magnificent 180-acre site at the foot of West Mountain, is a public, community college offering associate degree and certificate programs, as well as other educational opportunities, primarily to the residents of Berkshire County and surrounding areas.  BCC is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc., Commission of Higher Education.

Berkshire Community College
1350 West Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
(413) 236-1000

Berkshire Music School

The mission of the Berkshire Music School, an independent nonprofit organization, is to provide quality education in music and musical opportunities to people in the greater Berkshire community regardless of race, religion, ethnic origin, disability, age, or ability to pay.

Berkshire Music School
30 Wendell Avenue
Pittsfield, MA 01201
(413) 442-1411