Agenda #3 January 20, 2017

School Committee

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

AGENDA #3

The School Committee will hold a regular meeting:
on: Friday, January 20, 2017
at:
9:00 a.m. 
in the: Multi-Purpose Room #A148, Worcester Technical High School

 

 

ORDER OF BUSINESS

 

ACTION

I. CALL TO ORDER  -  REGULAR MEETING  
 

INVOCATION  -  NONE

 
  PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE/NATIONAL ANTHEM - NONE  
II. ROLL CALL  
III. APPROVAL OF RECORDS - NONE  
IV. MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION - NONE  
V. IMMEDIATE ACTION - NONE  
VI. REPORT OF THE SUPERINTENDENT - NONE  
VII. COMMUNICATION AND PETITION - NONE  
VIII. REPORT OF THE STANDING COMMITTEE - NONE  
IX. PERSONNEL - NONE  
X. GENERAL BUSINESS  
   

gb #6-375  -   Mr. Monfredo/Ms. Colorio/Mr. Foley/Mr. O’Connell/Miss Biancheria/Miss McCullough
                        (January 11, 2017)

To meet with the Legislative Delegation to:

    • support a Compact to prioritize public education and coordinate efforts to firmly establish the Worcester Public Schools as the best urban school system in New England and beyond
    • provide a status report on the MSBA projects
    • discuss the status of the Foundation Budget Commission’s recommendations (gb #6-152.1)
    • seek funding for the costs to take Advanced Placement Exams
    • provide funding for a full day pre-school program
    • discuss the implication of the loss of the Kindergarten Grant
    • discuss the need for more computers for testing
 Annex A (3 pages)
     
XI. ADJOURNMENT  
  Helen A. Friel, Ed.D.
Clerk of the School Committee
 

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