James McPherson
Director of Facilities and Maintenance
(413) 362-1855

Office Staff:

The facilities department is responsible for the maintenance andupkeep of the nine buildings in the Amherst, Pelham and RegionalSchools. This work includes all HVAC, electrical, plumbing, carpentry,painting, flooring, mechanical and automotive needs. In addition, thedepartment provides all the landscaping/grounds upkeep during thegrowing season and also all snow plowing/removal in the winter season(except Pelham). The transportation department operates and maintains afleet of nine school buses and fourteen school vans. Both the buses andvans are used on a daily basis to transport students to and from schoolboth in Amherst and to outside placements. The department also providestransportation to athletic and cultural events both locally andout-of-state.