Agenda #3 October 22, 2013

School Committee

Committee Members
Dianna L. Biancheria - Chairman
Tracey O'Connell Novick - Vice-chairman
Brian A. O'Connell
Administrative Representative
David Perda

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

AGENDA #3


 
The Standing Committee on ACCOUNTABILITY AND STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT will hold a meeting:
 
on:   Tuesday, October 22, 2013
at:    5:30 p.m.
in:    Room 410, DAB




ORDER OF BUSINESS
ANNEX
  I.      CALL TO ORDER – REGULAR MEETING  
II.     ROLL CALL  
III.    GENERAL BUSINESS
 

 
 
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. 
 
 
gb #3-115 - Ms. Novick/Mr. Monfredo (March 28, 2013)
 
Request administration ensure that the Worcester Public Schools' is abiding by 201 CMR 17.00 Standards for the Protection of Personal Information of Residents of the Commonwealth and further request administration share student information only with those who can demonstrate that they comply with 201 CMR 17.00.

gb #3-116 - Ms. Novick/Mr. Monfredo/Ms. Colorio/Miss Biancheria (March 28, 2013)
 
Request administration notify parents of any organization or agency with whom student or family information is shared and procedures for parents denying the sharing of their child's information.

gb #3-275 - Ms. Novick (October 7, 2013)
 
Request administration report on the DESE legal opinion regarding parental opt out of state mandated testing

   
   
IV.    ADJOURNMENT
Helen A. Friel, Ed.D.
Clerk of the School Committee
 
   
The Worcester Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Educational Institution and does not discriminate regardless of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, or homelessness. The Worcester Public Schools provides equal access to employment and the full range of general, occupational and vocational education programs. For more information relating to Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action contact Stacey DeBoise Luster, Human Resource Manager, 20 Irving Street, Worcester, MA  01609. 508-799-3020.