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Event takes place on April 14, 2014 at 6:00 PM
Dean Tech High School, 1045 Main Street
CITY OF HOLYOKE
SCHOOL COMMITTEE AGENDA
DATE: MONDAY, APRIL 14, 2014
TIME: 6:00 PM
LOCATION: Fifield Community Room Dean Technical High School, 1045 Main Stree
1. CALL TO ORDER ~ ROLL CALL ~ PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
2. PUBLIC DISCUSSION*
3. COMMUNICATIONS & REPORTS
- Student Reports
- Superintendent’s Communications
- Budget Priorities and Restructuring Implications
- Quarterly Monitoring Reports – Dr. Sally Dias (pages 1-24)
4. NEW BUSINESS
- Eugene and Dorothy Brunelle Scholarship (page 26))
RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to accept the Eugene and Dorothy Brunelle Scholarship.
5. OLD BUSINESS
- Fingerprinting Update (page 27)
- Project Grad Billing/Expenses (pages 28-183)
- Morgan Local Stakeholders Group Recommendations (pages 184-186)
- 2014-2015 School Calendar (page 187)
RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to approve the calendar as a third and final reading.
- Ratification of the Nurses Contract/Memorandum of Agreement (pages 188)
RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to ratify the Memorandum of Agreement with the Holyoke Nurses Association.
- Travel Requests (pages 190-196)
RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to approve the travel requests.
- 6. PERSONNEL
- Appointments (pages 197-198)
RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to receive and accept the communication.
- Retirements (page 199)
RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to receive the retirements.
- Resignations (page 200)
RECOMMENDATION: That the School Committee vote to receive the resignations.
- 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 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 April 9, 2014 by School Admin