12.8.2021 School Committee Meeting

12.8.2021 School Committee Meeting
Posted on 12/08/2021


Regular Meeting of the Quincy School Committee

Wednesday, December 8, 2021, 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 live on QATV Channel 22 or at www.qatv.org.  The meeting will also be recorded for rebroadcast and posted on the QPS SchoolTube website on Friday, December 10, 2021.



I.                Approval of Minutes: 

A.   Regular Meeting and Executive Session Minutes for November 10, 2021

B.     Special Meeting Minutes for December 1, 2021

II.        Open Forum:  An 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.  To participate in Open Forum, interested parties may submit written statements to: QSCOpenForum@quincypublicschools.com.


III.            Superintendent’s Report

A.   Chairman’s Report                                                                                      Mayor Koch

B.     QPS Enrollment & COVID-19 Metrics (Cases, Testing, Vaccine Rates)

C.    Quincy School~Community Partnership Event: ‘Tis the Season

D.   QPS Technology Update

E.     Staff Recognition:  Jacqui Niosi, QHS Volleyball Coach named

MIAA Girls Volleyball Coach of the Year


IV.            Old Business:  

A.   School Committee Policy 10.5.3 CVTE Admissions Policy                        Mr. Bregoli

This item is on the agenda for discussion and eligible for vote at the

January 19, 2022 School Committee Meeting.


V.         New Business:

A.   Career, Vocational & Technical Education Program Improvement Plan                                                                                                                                      Mr. Keith Segalla

B.     School Improvement Plan Development Process                        Superintendent Mulvey

        Ms. Perkins, Ms. Roy                                                  

C.    School Committee Policy Health Screenings (NEW)                                Ms. Perdios

for referral to the Policy Subcommittee



D.   School Committee Policy 2.4.5 Agenda Format                                            Mrs. Hubley

for referral to the Policy Subcommittee



E.     Re-Opening School Committee Meetings to the Public                             Mr. Gutro



F.     Gift:  Hats, Mittens & Scarves from the Seaside Stitchers                            Mrs. Hubley



G.    Gift:  $14,000.00 from the Randy C. Wolfe Trust for the             Superintendent Mulvey

QPS Music            Department




 VI.      Additional Business:   




VII.         Communications: 

A.   Upcoming School Committee Meetings (Coddington Building):

·       Special Organizational Meeting, January 5, 2022 at 6:00 pm

·       Regular Meetings, January 19, 2022 and February 9, 2022 6:30 pm

B.     Upcoming Subcommittee Meetings (Coddington Building): 

·       Teaching & Learning:  January 11, 2022 (Middle School SIPs); January 12, 2022 (High School SIPs & English Learner PIP); January 25 & 26, 2022 (Elementary SIPs)

·       Quarterly Budget & Finance:  February 2, 2022 at 6:00 pm

·       Policy, February 2, 2022 at 6:15 pm

·       Special Education:  February 2, 2022 at 6:30 pm


VIII.    Reports of Subcommittees: 

A.   Policy Subcommittee:  Mr. Bregoli to report on the December 6, 2021 meeting.

B.     Athletics & Wellness:  Mr. Gutro to report on the December 6, 2021 meeting.

C.    Special Education:  Mrs. Hubley to report on the December 6, 2021 meeting.



IX.       Executive Session:    Contract Negotiations and Personnel Discussion



X.        Adjournment: