School Committee Agenda


Attleboro Public Schools
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School Committee Meeting
Monday, November 3, 2014 @ 6:45 p.m.
School Committee Conference Room -  (AHS-178E)
Agenda
 

Executive Session:  The Attleboro School Committee will convene in executive session pursuant to M.G.L. c.30A §21(a)(3) to discuss strategy with respect to collective bargaining as an open meeting may have a detrimental effect on the bargaining position of the school committee.  The Committee will reconvene in Open Session at 7:00pm.

Pledge of Allegiance & Notice of Electronic Recording:

Open Forum:

New/Old Business:

  1. Briefing on the transition of certain Special Education programs to new locations within the Attleboro school system:
    Kenneth Sheehan, Superintendent; Linda McSweeney, Director of Special Education and Student Support Services
  2. Briefing on the implementation of ASPEN X2 information system:
    Kenneth Sheehan, Superintendent; David Sawyer, Assistant Superintendent
  3. Briefing on Massachusetts School Building Authority’s visit to Attleboro High School regarding HVAC/Window project:
    Marc Furtado, Director of Finance/Controller

Consent Agenda:

  1. A motion to accept a donation in the amount of $80.00 from New York Life to the PTES gifts/donation line.
  2. A motion to accept a donation in the amount of $18.92 from Coca-Cola Refreshments to the HRES gifts/donation line.
  3. Pursuant to MGL 53A ½, a motion submit to the Attleboro Municipal Council a request for the acceptance of the following tangible property item from Deborah Cerrone: one (1)  Magnavox DVD/VCR MWD22054 with an estimated value of $65.00 to WES.
  4. Pursuant to MGL 53A ½, a motion submit to the Attleboro Municipal Council a request for the acceptance of the following tangible property items: Dictionaries for each third grade student in the Attleboro Public Schools from the Attleboro Elks with an estimated value of $300.

Approval of Previous Meeting Minutes: 08-13-14; 08-18-14; 09-08-14; 09-22-14; 10-02-14; 10-06-14; 10-20-14

Upcoming Subcommittee Schedules:

  • Finance and Budget: 11-04-14;
  • Strategic Planning Sub-Group Meeting: 11-05-14
  • Strategic Planning Mission/Vision Sub-Group: 11-06-14 & 11-18-14
  • Infrastructure & Facilities: 12-03-14

Executive Session:  The Attleboro School Committee will convene in executive session pursuant to M.G.L. c.30A §21(a)(3) to discuss strategy with respect to collective bargaining as an open meeting may have a detrimental effect on the bargaining position of the school committee.  The Committee will not reconvene in Open Session.

Adjournment

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Important Dates

Nov. 3, 2014 - School Committee Meeting
Nov. 4, 2014 - Budget & Finance Meeting
Nov. 5, 2014 - Strategic Planning Subgroup Meeting @ Studley
Nov. 6, 2014 - Mission Vision Subgroup
Nov. 17, 2014 - School Committee Meeting
Nov. 18, 2014 - Curriculum and Instruction

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