Agenda #1 April 2, 2013

School Committee

Committee Members
Dianna Biancheria - Chairman
Tracy O'Connell Novick - Vice-chairman
Brian O'Connell
Administrative Representative
David Perda

OFFICE OF THE
CLERK OF THE SCHOOL COMMITTEE
WORCESTER PUBLIC SCHOOLS
20 IRVING STREET
WORCESTER, MA 01609

 

AGENDA #1


 
The Standing Committee ACCOUNTABILITY AND STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT on will hold a meeting:
 

on:    Tuesday, April 2, 2013
at:     5:30 p.m.

in:      Room 410, Durkin Administration Building



ORDER OF BUSINESS
ANNEX
  I.      CALL TO ORDER – REGULAR MEETING

 
II.     ROLL CALL

 
III.    GENERAL BUSINESS
 

 
 
gb #2-13 - Miss Biancheria (January 11, 2012)
 
Request that the Administration provide a report regarding the existing programs supported by Perkins funding specific to building Career Technical Education to include the number of students enrolled in Chapter 74 approved courses and career technical courses that are non Chapter 74 approved but do offer technical education.

gb #2-48 - Ms. Novick/Mr. Monfredo/Mr. O'Connell   (February 8, 2012)
 
Request that the Administration provide an assessment report on Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) and highlight particularly both technology needs and the phasing out of the current state assessment.

Annex A (15 pages)




gb #2-298 - Miss Biancheria (October 24, 2012)
 
Request that the Administration provide a report regarding the Goddard Scholars Program to include the number of students enrolled and the number that have completed the program for the last three years.
 
Annex A (1 page)



motion (gb #0-293.1) - Administration/Miss Biancheria (December 2, 2010)
 
Request that the Administration provide quarterly reports on the number of high school student transfers indicating the names of the schools and the reason for the transfer.
Annex A (3 pages)

Annex B (4 page)

   
IV.    ADJOURNMENT
Helen A. Friel, Ed.D.
Clerk of the School Committee
 
   
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