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Event takes place on March 02, 2015 at 6:00 PM
Dean Technical High School, 1045 Main Street, Holyoke, MA

 

 DATE:                 ­­­­­­­­MONDAY, MARCH 2, 2015

TIME:                 6:00 PM

LOCATION:      Cafeteria – Dean Technical High School, 1045 Main Street

 

  1. CALL TO ORDER   ~ ROLL CALL ~   PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
  1. COMMUNICATIONS & REPORTS
  • Student Reports
  • Superintendent’s Communications
  • Vice Chair Report
  1. NEW BUSINESS
  • District Review Report

RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to receive the district Review Report.

  • Quarterly Progress Report
  • Minutes of Meetings
  • Special Meeting of January 20, 2015

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

  1. OLD BUSINESS
  • Dual Enrollment Policy

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

  • Background Checks Policy ADDA

RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to approve the revised Background Checks Policy ADDA as a third and final reading.

  1. PERSONNEL
  • Appointments

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

  • Resignations 

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

  • ANNOUNCEMENTS
  1. EXECUTIVE SESSION
  • To go into Executive Session to discuss strategy with respect to collective bargaining with Teachers (arbitration), because an open meeting might have a detrimental effect on the bargaining position of the School Committee, [not] to return to open 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.


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