School Committee to Meet on Monday, November 4th

The School Committee will meet on Monday, November 4th beginning at 5:30 p.m. in Room 210 at the Ed Center, 100 Walnut Street. The agenda states that the Committee will convene in Room 210 and vote to move into Executive Session and convene in Room 304 to discuss strategy in preparation for Collective Bargaining with the Newton Teachers Association and Custodians and to discuss the proposed FY20 CBA and NESA September 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020.

The Committee will then vote to move out of Executive Session and reconvene in Open Session and conduct their regular meeting. The agenda includes the following:

  • Superintendent’s Report: Presentation of the Blumer Book Awards – see Memo
  • Regular Public Comment Period
  • Updates:
    • Horace Mann – see Memo
    • Literacy and Diversity in Book Choices – See Diversity in Literature Report (postponed)
    • Equity Working Group – see Report
  • Consent Agenda
  • Preview Budget
  • Communications