School Committee Agenda

Attleboro Public Schools

Attleboro, Massachusetts
School Committee Meeting
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 @ 7:00 p.m.
School Committee Conference Room - AttleboroHigh School

Pledge of Allegiance & Notice of Electronic Recording:

New/Old Business:

1. Peter Thacher Elementary School Principal Transition and Response to Logistical Concerns: Kenneth Sheehan, Superintendent; Dr. Marisa McCarthy, Director of Special Education and Student Support Services

2. NEASC Accreditation Timeline: Bill Runey, Principal

3. 2014-15 School Year Calendar: Kenneth Sheehan, Superintendent; David Sawyer, Assistant Superintendent

4. Elementary School Weekly Schedule: David Sawyer, Assistant Superintendent; Joan DeAngelis, Director of Student Services

5. Personnel Report: David Sawyer, Assistant Superintendent

6. PARCC: Kenneth Sheehan, Superintendent and David Sawyer, Assistant Superintendent

7. FY15 Budget: Final Vote: Kenneth Sheehan, Superintendent; Tom Rose, Business Manager

8. Ad Hoc Committees: Summer 2014: David Murphy, Chairman

Consent Agenda:

1. Motion to accept a donation in the amount of $3,000 from the Rotary Club of Attleboro to support the renovations of the Blue Bistro Café at Attleboro High School.

2. Motion to accept a donation in the amount of $200 from the Attleboro Police Association to support the renovations of the Blue Bistro Café at Attleboro High School.

3. Motion to accept a donation of $10,000 from Sodexo supporting Blue Bistro Café renovations.

4. Motion to accept a $75 VISA Gift card for supplies for both Mrs. DeChristopher’s and Mrs. Caouette’s Kindergarten classes at Willett.

5. Pursuant to MGL 53A ½ a motion to accept and forward to City Council for approval the following tangible property item from Rigid Tools to the Plumbing program at AHS:

  • ‚ One (1) Pipe Threader valued at $5500

Policy Sub-Committee:

1. JF: Residency Policy: remove from table for finalization

2. JF-E1: Proof of Residency Requirements: remove from table for finalization

Executive Session:

To conduct strategy sessions in preparation for negotiations with nonunion personnel and to discuss strategy with respect to collective bargaining because an open meeting may have a detrimental effect on the committee’s bargaining position. The Committee will not return in open meeting.


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Important Dates

District Information


Aspen Portal, Lunch Menus, Athletics


Health Information, Transportation


Aspen Portal, Email, Evaluation, ProDev


Continuing Ed, Alumni, Volunteers