9-16-2020 School Committee Meeting

9-16-2020 School Committee Meeting Agenda & Minutes
Posted on 09/14/2020


Regular Meeting of the Quincy School Committee

Wednesday, September 16, 2020, 6:30 pm

Coddington Building

Per Governor Baker’s order suspending certain provisions of the Open Meeting Law, G.L. c. 30A sec. 20, the public will not be allowed to physically access this School Committee meeting.  Members of the Public can access the meeting audio live on QATV Channel 22 or at www.qatv.org.  The meeting will also be recorded for rebroadcast and posted on the QPS website on Friday, September 18, 2020.

I.  Approval of Minutes:

  1. Special Meeting Minutes for August 4, 2020; August 5, 2020; August 11, 2020; August 13, 2020; August 14, 2020; and August 26, 2020
  2. Executive Session Minutes for August 5, 2020 and August 26, 2020
  3. Policy Subcommittee Minutes for August 5, 2020 and August 26, 2020

II.  Open ForumAn opportunity for community input regarding the Quincy Public Schools.  Community in this context is defined as a resident of the City of Quincy, a parent of a student who attends the Quincy Public Schools, or an employee of the Quincy Public Schools.  Non-community persons not permitted to speak at Open Forum may submit written statements to the School Committee.  After giving his or her name and address, each speaker may make a presentation of no more than four minutes to the School Committee.  An individual may not exchange their time or yield to others.

III.  Superintendent’s Report

  1. Preliminary 2020-21 Enrollment
  2. Chromebooks/Technology Update
  3. School Nutrition Update: Breakfast & Lunch Distribution
  4. Learning Packet Distribution
  5. Grades 4-12 Instructional Choice Survey
  6. Summer Construction Projects Update

IV.       Old Business:  

V.        New Business:

  1. Chairman’s Report        Mayor Koch
  2. QPS Re-Opening Metrics & Timeline Superintendent Mulvey, Commissioner Jones                
  3. Appointment of Assistant Superintendent Erin Perkins     Superintendent Mulvey
  4. Process for Appointing Special Education Director     Vice Chair Andronico
  5. Appointment of School Nurse: Michelle Sheerin     Superintendent Mulvey
  6. School Committee Policy 10.2 Equal Educational Opportunities     Mr. Bregoli

    Eligible for Vote                                                    

  7. Gift:   NQHS POC Donation for Curriculum Materials       Superintendent Mulvey

 VI.     Additional Business:   

VII.     Communications

  1. Upcoming School Committee Meetings:September 23, 2020 (Special Meeting, 6:00 pm); September 30, 2020 (Regular Meeting, 6:30 pm)
  2. Upcoming Subcommittee Meetings:Facilities, Security & Transportation September 23, 2020, 5:30 pm; Equity, Diversity & Inclusion September 30, 2020, 5:30 pm

VIII.    Reports of Subcommittees:  None

IX.       Executive Session:    Contract Negotiations

X.        Adjournment: