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Chestnut Hill Community School

Chestnut Hill Community School


59 State Street

Belchertown, MA 01007



Jennifer Champagne, Principal

Jill Pelletier, Assistant Principal


Phone: (413) 323-0437

Fax: (413) 323-0459

Grades: 4-6

School Hours:  8:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Office Hours:7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


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June 6 Splash Day (Grade 5)
June 7 PTO Meeting, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Library
June 7,8,9 Nature's Classroom (Grade 4)
June 8 Worcester Ecotarium Field Trip (Grade 4 non-campers)
June 8 "11th Annual"  6th Grade Showcase, 6:00 p.m. Gym
June 9 School Banking Day
June 12-16

Used Book Sale (for students) Library, Proceeds go to Operation Smile

June 12 Grade 3 to 4 "Move Up" Night 6:30-7:30 Auditorium
June 13 Clapp Memorial Summer Reading Kick-off (for students) 9:00-11:30 a.m. 
June 14,15,19,20 Historic Deerfield Grade 5 (Date determined by homeroom)
June 14 Pizza Party 3:30-4:30 p.m., Cafeteria (qualified readers who have read 5 or more books from the MA Children's Book Award List)
June 14 5th Grade Band/Chorus Concert 7:00 p.m., Auditorium
June 15 American Revolution "Game day" (Goodreau/Vient) 9:30-10:30 a.m. Cafeteria
June 16 Field Day (Grades 4 & 5)
June 20, 22 Splash Day Grade 4 (Date determined by homeroom)
June 20, 22 Spare Time Bowling Field Trip Grade 5 (Date determined by homeroom)
June 21 Field Day(Grade 4 & 5) RAIN DATE
June 21 Look Park Field Trip (Grade 6)
June 21 Senior Center Field Trip- Ms. McArdle's Class
June 23 Grades Close-Last Day of School!!










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The safety of all of our students is our main


For that reason, we are asking

for your help by following

these important arrival/dismissal procedures.



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CHCS - ID # 05036 - has the opportunity to participate in and earn CASH from A+ School Rewards, a great fundraising program run through Stop & Shop. 

To Participate:

*Visit www.stopandshop.com/aplus and scroll down to the center of the page to select REGISTER YOUR CARD from the red box on the right marked FOR CUSTOMERS

*Call the A+ School Rewards Hotline at 1-877-275-2758 for assistance, or

*Email the A+ Hotline.  Please include the last name associated with your Stop & Shop Card, your 13-digit Stop & Shop Card number, and our school name and our school ID number 05036(or the name, city, and state in which your school is located).  Email to:  askaplus@cranecommunications.com.  

Information sheets are also available in the Main Office.  

Please encourage your family members and friends to support our school.  This could result in more CASH REWARDS for CHCS!



The following items MUST be received/completed in order to be enrolled in the Belchertown Public Schools: registration forms (3), signed Record Release form, birth certificate, current physical exam and immunizations, 2 proofs of residency (lease agreement, purchase & sale agreement, telephone/electric/cable bill, driver's license, etc.).  If you have any questions regarding student registration, please call the Main Office at 323-0437 ext. 504.  




School Cancellations, Delays and Early Release Procedures



Guidance Department Web Site

Fifth Grade Web Site