10-28-2020 School Committee Meetings

10-28-2020 School Committee Meetings
Posted on 10/26/2020

Quincy School Committee

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Subcommittee

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, October 30, 2020.

 

Mr. Anthony Andronico, Chair

Mr. Doug Gutro & Mrs. Emily Lebo, Subcommittee Members

 

Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 5:30 pm

Coddington Building, School Committee Room

AGENDA

 

  1. BIPOC Educators Group           Superintendent Mulvey, Mr. James Ikeda

     

  2. Student & Staff Data from        

    Massachusetts Public School Districts    Ms. Allison Cox

     

  3. VISIONS, Inc. Professional Development Follow-Up                                Superintendent Mulvey, Ms. Maura Papile

     

  4. QPS Bias Reporting Protocols        Superintendent Mulvey, Ms. Maura Papile

AGENDA

Regular Meeting of the Quincy School Committee

Wednesday, October 28, 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 SchoolTube website on Friday, October 30, 2020.

  1. Approval of Minutes:
  1. Meeting Minutes for October 14, 2020
  2. Executive Session Minutes for October 14, 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.        

 Please submit statements for Open Forum to: QSCOpenForum@quincypublicschools.com.

  1. Superintendent’s Report
    1. Chairman’s Report   Mayor Thomas Koch
    2. QPS COVID-19 Metrics     (with Health Commissioner Ruth Jones)
    3. QPS Building CO2 Measurements     (with Mechanical Engineer David Scott)
    4. QPS Enrollment/Class Size
    5. Chromebooks/Technology Update
    6. John & Abigail Adams Scholarships
    7. School Nutrition Update
    8. Parent Academies Schedule  (Setting Up the Home Environment for Remote Learning, October 27 & November 6; Making Sense of Math with Greg Tang, November 16)
    9. SAT/ACT Administration
    10. Robotics  Update
    11. Special Education Director

     

    IV.       Old Business:  

    V. New Business:
  1. Spotlight on Remote Instruction     Ms. Perkins, Ms. Roy
  2. QPS Fall 2020 Re-Entry Survey     Superintendent Mulvey, Ms. Perkins
  3. MASC Resolutions     Mrs. Hubley
  4. Gift:   Quincy Police Department Donation for the CARES Program
              

 VI.      Additional Business:   

VII.     Communications

  1. Upcoming School Committee Meetings: November 18, 2020 and December 9, 2020 (Regular Meetings, 6:30 pm, Coddington Building)
  2. Upcoming Subcommittee Meetings:  November 4, 2020:Teaching & Learning; November 18, 2020: Special Education, both at 5:30 pm at the Coddington Building.

VIII.    Reports of Subcommittees:  Budget & Finance Subcommittee, Mr. Andronico to report on the October 14, 2020 meeting.

IX.       Executive Session:    Contract Negotiations                                         

X.        Adjournment: