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CYL Community Partners, Schools, and Organizations

Welcome CYL students, faculty, and Hampshire community!

The following is a list of the CYL program's Community Partners. If you are interested in a Childhood, Youth, and Learning placement, please contact Beth Mattison, CYL assistant director: or 559.5613, Lemelson Center for Design.

CYL Community Partner Schools and Organizations


Amherst, Pelham, Shutesbury Schools

Crocker Farms Elementary K-5
*Crocker After Care program
280 West Street, Amherst

Fort River Elementary
70 Southeast Street, Amherst
*CAPACIDAD, after school program

Wildwood Elementary
71 Strong Street, Amherst

Pelham Elementary
45 Amherst Road, Pelham
*Pelham After School program           

Amherst Middle School
170 Chestnut Street, Amherst

Amherst High School
21 Mattoon Street, Amherst

Shutesbury Elementary
23 W. Pelham Road, Shutesbury



Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School
317 Russell St, Rt 9 Hadley


Hampshire College

Hampshire College Early Learning Center
Hampshire College, Amherst


Private Amherst Schools

Amherst Montessori
27 Pomeroy Lane, Amherst

Common School
521 Pleasant Street, Amherst


Holyoke School District

Center School
1913 Northampton Street

Peck K-8 Full Service Community School
1916 Northampton Street


Holyoke After School Programs

CONNECTIONS After School Program: K-8: Donahue, Kelly, Peck, Sullivan, White, and Holyoke High School

CHOICES: Peck K-8 School

Girls Inc.
6 Open Square Way, Holyoke


Northampton School District

Bridge Street Elementary
2 Parsons Street

Vernon Street School, Head Start Program
56 Vernon Street


South Hadley

Moiser Elementary School


Springfield School District

Brightwood  Elementary K-5
471 Plainfield St.

Gerena Elementary School
200 Bernie Avenue

Springfield Renaissance School
1170 Carew St.


Williamsburg School District

Williamsburg Elementary
1 Petticoat Hill Road


Alternative Education, Charter Schools

Care Center
247 Cabot Place, Holyoke

Hampshire Education Collaborative
228 Pleasant Street, Northampton

Hartsbrook/Waldorf School K-12
93 Bay Road, Hadley

North Star Learning Center
Russell Street, Hadley

Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Middle and High School
15 Mulligan Drive, South Hadley


Arts/Cultural Learning Programs

409 Main Street, Suite 211, Amherst

Enchanted Circle Theater
4 Open Square Way, Holyoke

Hitchcock Center
5 Pleasant Street, Amherst
Horizons For Homeless Children

Horizons For Homeless Children
4 Open Square Way, Suite 132, Holyoke

Youth Action Coalition
256 North Pleasant Street,  Amherst


Museum Education

Eric Carle Museum
Hampshire College, Amherst

Holyoke Children's Museum
444 Dwight Street, Holyoke

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Snail Mail
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002