School Committee Meeting – Wednesday, November 14th

The School Committee will meet on Wednesday, November 14th at 4:00 p.m. in Room 304. The agenda includes the following:

  • Special meeting with State Delegation to discuss upcoming legislation and the state budget process
  • Special meeting to discuss Courageous Conversations and Social Emotional Learning -Looking towards the future
  • Vote to enter into Executive Session to discuss strategy in preparation for collective bargaining with the Newton Teachers Association
  • Following the Executive Session, the School Committee will reconvene in open session
  • Presentation and Vote to approve the Newton Schools Foundation donation
  • Superintendent’s Report
  • New Business
    • Career and Tech Ed
    • Naming Committee – 225 Nevada Street (Horace Mann/Carr)
    • Update on Fiscal Operations and Facilities
    • Update from the Transportation Steering Group
    • Discussion and Vote:  Term increases for Food Services Contract
  • Old Business
    • Update by Arrowstreet:  Educational Program for Lincoln-Eliot and Newton Early Childhood Program
    • Consideration and Deliberation on the Modification of the Superintendent’s Contract
  • Consent Agenda
    • Vote to approve GELF and Cabot PTO one-day liquor license
    • Vote to approve EDCO Articles of Agreement
    • Vote to approve Field Trips
    • Vote to approve 10-22-18 Minutes
  • Preview – Food Services

All documents related to the agenda items can be found here, including the Superintendent’s modified contract.