Events

Holyoke School Committee – Regular Meeting Text Size

Event takes place on March 31, 2014 at 6:00 PM
Fifield Room at Dean tech HS 1045 Main St. Holyoke

 

1.         CALL TO ORDER   ~  ROLL CALL  ~   PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

 

  1. 2.                  PUBLIC DISCUSSION*

 

 

  1. 3.                  COMMUNICATIONS  &  REPORTS
    1. Student Reports
    2. Superintendent’s Communications
  • Stakeholders Meetings Update
  • St. Patrick’s Road Race and Parade Update

 

 

  1. 4.                  NEW BUSINESS
    1. Minutes of Meetings
  • Regular Meeting of December 16, 2013 (pages 1-9)
  • Special Meeting of March 17, 2014 (pages 10-17)

      RECOMMENDATION:  That the School Committee vote to approve the minutes.

  1. McMahon School Field Trip Request to High Meadows, Granby, CT (pages 18-21)

RECOMMENDATION:  That the School Committee vote to approve the field trip request.

  1. Kelly School Field Trip Request to Connecticut Science Center (pages 22-25)

RECOMMENDATION:  That the School Committee vote to approve the field trip request.

  1. Holyoke High School – Costa Rica Trip Request (pages 26-31)

RECOMMENDATION:  That the School Committee vote to approve the request for travel to Costa Rica.

  1. Community Foundation of Western Mass Donation to Music Instruction/Strings Program  (pages 32-33)

RECOMMENDATION:  That the School Committee vote to accept the donation from Community Foundation of Western Mass to music instruction program with preference for programs in string instruction.

  1. Order
  • Introduced by Committee member John Brunelle, that a representative of Project Grad (Dean) meet with the School Committee to discuss reimbursement of expenses, i.e., travel, car rental, etc. 
  1. Travel Requests (pages 34-36)

RECOMMENDATION:  That the School Committee vote to approve the travel requests.

 

 

5.         OLD BUSINESS

  1. Memorandum of Agreement – Clarification Addendum – HTA  (pages 37-38)

RECOMMENDATION:  That the School Committee vote to approve the Memorandum of Agreement – Clarification Addendum

  1. Recyclable Materials Policy (page 39)

RECOMMENDATION:  That the School Committee vote to approve the Recyclable Materials Policy as a third and final reading.

  1. Draft 2014-2015 School Calendar (page 40)

RECOMMENDATION:  That the School Committee vote to accept the Draft 2014-2015 School Calendar as a second reading.

  1. Morgan School Turnaround Plan (pages 41-101)
  2. Resources and Capacity Building Committee – FY 2015 Budget Sessions (page 102)

 

 

  1. 6.                  PERSONNEL
    1. Appointments (pages 103)

                    RECOMMENDATION:  That the School Committee vote to receive the appointments.

  1. Retirements (page 104)

RECOMMENDATION:  That the School Committee vote to receive the retirements.

  1. Resignations (page 105)

RECOMMENDATION:  That the School Committee vote to receive the resignations.

 

 

  1. 7.                  ANNOUNCEMENTS
    1. MASC Day on the Hill – April 29, 2014 (page 106)

 

 

  1. EXECUTIVE SESSION EXECUTIVE SESSION

 

 


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