Jul 04, 2020

North Adams School Committee Meeting

March 03, 2020
Meetings & Notices

North Adams Public Schools
School Committee Meeting
March 3, 2020
6:00 p.m.
Office of the Superintendent
10 Main Street, Second Floor


Welcome to a regular meeting of the North Adams School Committee. Persons having any matter included on the agenda to discuss with the committee may do so during the hearing of visitors by addressing the chair and stating their name and address.

I. Call to order

II. Hearing of visitors

III. Reading and the approval of records
a. Minutes of the February 4, 2020, School Committee Meeting
b. Balance sheet
c. Personnel report

IV. Report of the Superintendent of Schools
a. School Presentation: Drury High School

V. New business
a. $1,000 gift to Drury High School from Gordmanís department store
b. Greylock Elementary School field trip request to Mystic Aquarium
c. Policy sub-committee update
d. Homeless Students Policy: File JFABD
e. Military Children Policy: File JFABE
f. Foster Care Policy: File JFABF
g. Finance and facilities sub-committee update
h. Student Opportunity Act: Approval of the short-term plan

VI. Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) Update
a. Eligibility phase for Greylock Elementary School

VII. Remarks for the good of the committee

VIII. Adjournment

The Committee's policy of nondiscrimination will extend to students, staff, the general public, and individuals with whom it does business. No person shall be excluded from or discriminated against in admission to a public school of any town or in obtaining the advantages, privileges, and courses of study of such public school on account of age, race, color, sex, gender identity, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or homel