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Event takes place on February 11, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Holyoke High School Dean Campus, 1045 Main Street, Holyoke

AGENDA

  1. CALL TO ORDER   ~ ROLL CALL ~  PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
  2. PUBLIC DISCUSSION
  3. STUDENT SHOWCASE – TYLER GUERTIN ~ EAGLE SCOUT
  4. COMMUNICATIONS &  REPORTS
    • Student Reports
    • HTA President – Peter McAndrew – Fund Our Future Resolution Proposal
    • Interpretation and Translation Training and Recognition Partnership with UMASS
    • Academic Updates
      • Academic and Behavior Intervention Plan 
      • 2019-2020 Professional Development Proposal 
      • 2019-2020 School Calendar
    • Holyoke High School Updates
      • Program of Study
      • Graduation Ceremony Updates 
    • Superintendent’s Communications
      • Verizon Grant 
      • Project Lead the Way 
      • Guidelines for Implementing the Seal of Biliteracy 
      • Letter to Charter Families  (pages 36-37)
      • Chronically Underperforming Schools Update 
      • Jose Bou, Equity, Family and Community Partnerships Manager Feature  
      • Mildred Lefebvre, MASC Minority Caucus Chair & NSBA NE Regional Director for National Hispanic Council 

 5. NEW BUSINESS

  • Minutes of Meetings
    • Regular Meeting of December 17, 2018 
    • Organizational Meeting of January 8, 2019 

6. OLD BUSINESS

  • Policy Updates
    • No Public Comment Received:
      • Non Discrimination Policy Update 
      • Equal Educational Opportunities Policy Update
      • Equal Employment Opportunity Policy Update
      • Professional Staff Hiring Policy Update
      • School Choice Policy Update 
      • Medication Policy Revision 

7. ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

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 may 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 Committee Secretary 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 Committee Secretary 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 Liz Lafond, in care of the Receiver’s Office, 57 Suffolk Street, Holyoke, MA  01040


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