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Event takes place on May 06, 2013 at 6:15 PM
Fifield Community Room @ Dean Technical HS 1045 Main St. Holyoke MA
CITY OF HOLYOKE
SCHOOL COMMITTEE AGENDA
DATE: MONDAY, MAY 6, 2013
TIME: 6:15 PM
LOCATION: Fifield Community Room Dean Technical High School, 1045 Main Street
1. CALL TO ORDER ~ ROLL CALL ~ PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
2. PUBLIC DISCUSSION*
3. COMMUNICATIONS & REPORTS
- Student Reports
- Superintendent’s Communications
4. NEW BUSINESS
- Minutes of Meetings
- Special Meeting of April 22, 2013 (pages 1-14)
RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to approve the minutes.
- Reports of Committees
Leadership, Accountability and Measurement Committee of April 22, 2013 (pages 15-20)
RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to approve the minutes (substantive motion acted upon at 4/22/13 meeting.)
- HHS Field Trip Request to New York City (pages 21-22)
RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to approve the request.
Introduced by Committee member Collamore, that the policy on Rental of School Facilities be referred to Communications and Policies. (pages 23-25)
5. OLD BUSINESS
- Petition – CFE Student Relocation and Kindergarten Reassignment
- Communication Plan for CFE Student Transition and Kindergarten Class Reassignment
- Davis Foundation Re: Extension of Carryover Funds for Peck (page 26)
RECOMMENDATION: That the Committee vote to receive the communication from the Davis Foundation regarding extension of carryover funds for Peck School.
- Dean Tech Admission Policy Approval (pages 27-40)
RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to receive the Dean Tech Admission Policy approval.
- 2013-2014 School Calendar (page 41)
RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to approve the 2013-2014 School Calendar.
- Fingerprinting Update
- Budget Update (Peggy Boulais)
- Appointments (page 42)
RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to receive the appointments.
- Retirements (page 43)
RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to receive the retirements.
EXECUTIVE SESSION EXECUTIVE SESSION
The listing of matters are those reasonably anticipated by the Chair which may be discussed at the meeting. Not all items listed may in fact be discussed and other items not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law.
*The Holyoke Public Schools makes available a public discussion period for persons in the audience to address the Committee on specific agenda items. In order to hear as many speakers as possible, the Committee asks individuals to continue their remarks to two (2) minutes. Any person wishing to submit longer testimony should give copies to the Superintendent before the meeting so that it may be distributed to Committee members. The speaker can then summarize this testimony at the meeting within the two (2) minute time period. Persons wishing to speak should register with the Superintendent immediately before the meeting begins. Individuals who request specific items to be included on the Committee’s agenda should mail a written request fifteen (15) days in advance of a Committee meeting date to the Superintendent of Schools, 57 Suffolk Street, Holyoke, MA 01040.
Posted on May 2, 2013 by cityadmin