Agenda 1 April 26, 2016

School Committee

  Committee Members
John Monfredo, Chairman
Dianna Biancheria, Vice-Chairman
John Foley
  Administrative Representative
Jennifer Boulais
Helen A. Friel, Ed.D.

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

AGENDA #a

 

The Standing Committee on Governance and Employee Issues will hold a meeting:
on:  Tuesday, April 26, 2016
at: 12:00 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 #4-148  -   Mr. O’Connell/Ms. Novick/Mr. Monfredo/Miss Biancheria   (May 7, 2014)

To file a “home rule petition” to permit the award of civil service appointment status to provisional custodians of the Worcester Public Schools, in light of the absence of a state appointment examination for these positions.

 Backup
   gb #4-205  -  Mr. O’Connell/Mr. Monfredo/Miss Biancheria     (July 22, 2014)

To inform parent groups, booster clubs, and other entities supportive of the Worcester Public Schools about Internal Revenue Service Form 1023-EZ, which, effective as of July 1, permits most such entities to file for Section 501(c)(3) tax exempt status on a simple and expedited basis, as detailed in IRS News Release 2014-77.

Annex A (1 page)
Annex B (3 pages)

   gb #4-249.2  -  Mr. O’Connell/Mr. Foley/Mr. Monfredo/Miss Ramirez/Miss Biancheria  (September 3, 2014)

Response of the Administration to the request to review with the School Committee members the policy and procedures for kindergarten students getting on and off of the school busses.

 Annex A (2 pages)
   gb #5-291  -   Mr. Monfredo/Miss Biancheria/Mr. Foley   (October 19, 2015)

 Request that the School Committee review the policy on cell phones and gather information from all secondary principals.

 Backup

 

   gb #6-36  -  Mr. O’Connell/Mr. Monfredo/Miss McCullough   (January 11, 2016)

To establish a Special Committee, consisting of at least three School Committee members, to continue the review of policies proposed for the Worcester Public Schools by the Massachusetts Association of School Committees.

 Annex A (20 Pages)

 

 

     

IV.

ADJOURNMENT

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

 

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