Pittsfield Public Schools Rental

Auditoriums, cafeterias, gymnasiums and classrooms are available for after-hours and weekend use by both profit and non-profit organizations.  There is no charge assessed for the use of these facilities to supervised youth groups or civic organizations unless the event falls on a weekend.  All others will be charged a nominal rental fee (City Code Chapter 24 (Schedule of Fees), Sec 24-1) and/or custodial fees.  In addition to the rental fees, there may be additional charges for the services of City personnel that may be required.  The Building & Grounds Maintenance Department along with the School Department will determine if the services of a fireman, police officer, electrician, sound person, light person, cafeteria worker or custodian are required.  The services of such personnel are to be paid at the rate of 1 ½ times their normal rate with a minimum of three hours pay.  The users of the facilities will be required to submit all of the forms in School Rental Packet to the office of the Director of Building Maintenance prior to reservations being made for such use. 

Typically there are nine (9) schools with classrooms, cafeterias and gymnasiums and/or auditoriums in the Pittsfield Public Schools available for use by the general public.

The facilities typically available for use are:

On rare occasions the following facilities may be available on weekends only:

FACILITY DESCRIPTION

Auditoriums:  There are five (5) school auditoriums in the Pittsfield Public Schools available for use by the general public when school is not in session or being used by the school department for school purposes. The Terms and Conditions of Rental must be adhered to fully.  

 



Allendale

Allendale Elementary School

This facility is located at 180 Connecticut Avenue.

 

Capeless

Capeless Elementary School

This facility is located at 86 Brooks Avenue.



Crosby

Crosby Elementary School

This facility is also located in west Pittsfield, at 517 West Street.  Although this facility is not new or renovated, it provides to the user an auditorium with a seating capacity of approximately 615 with ample parking available on the grounds.

 

 Egremont

Egremont Elementary School

This facility is located at 84 Egremont Avenue.

 

Herberg

Herberg Middle School

Herberg is located in the southeast section of the City, at 501 Pomeroy Avenue.  The school and the auditorium were renovated in 2001.  The auditorium is complete with a new state of the art lighting system, new rigging and all new seats.  The seating capacity of the auditorium is approximately 575.  Parking on the grounds is limited.

  

Reid Middle

Reid Middle School

Reid is located in the north section of the City, at 950 South Street.  The school and the auditorium were renovated in 2001.  The auditorium is complete with a new state of the art lighting system, new rigging and all new seats.  The seating capacity of the auditorium is approximately 575.  Parking on the grounds is limited.

 
 Taconic

Taconic High School

This facility is located in west Pittsfield, at 96 Valentine Road.  The auditorium is very spacious and the largest the City has to offer with a seating capacity of 725.  This facility also offers ample parking for large events.

 

Williams

Williams Elementary School

This facility is located at 50 Bushey Road.

 

Stearns

Stearns Elementary School

This facility is located at 75 Lebanon Avenue.

 

Conte

Conte Community School

This facility is located at 200 West Union Street.


Morningside

Morningside Community School

This facility is located at 100 Burbank Street.

 

Pittsfield High

Pittsfield High School

This facility is located in the center of the City, at 300 East Street.  Although this facility is not recommended for theatrical events or shows, its seating capacity of 430 offers user a spacious auditorium for large meetings.  Parking on the grounds is limited.