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Lowell Public School Committee
Regular Meeting Agenda




Date:        

January 6, 2021

Time:

6:30PM

Location:

City Council Chamber, 375 Merrimack Street, 2nd Floor, Lowell, MA 01852



1.

SALUTE TO FLAG



2.

ROLL CALL



3.

SPECIAL ORDER OF BUSINESS

3.1.

Communication Remote Participation:

This Meeting Is Being Held Remotely In Accordance With The Governor Of Massachusetts’ March 12, 2020 Order Suspending Certain Provisions Of The Open Meeting Law G.L. C. 30A, Section 20.  Meetings Will Be Held Using Remote Participation As Follows: Members Of The Public Wishing To Speak Regarding A Specific Agenda Item Shall Register To Speak In Advance By Sending Email To the Superintendent Office Indicating The Agenda Item And A Phone Number To Call So That You May Be Conferenced In To The Meeting. Email Address Is mpalazzo@lowell.k12.ma.us If No Access To Email You May Contact Superintendent Office At 978-674-4324.

4.

MINUTES

4.1.

Approval Of The Minutes Of The Special Meeting Of The Lowell School Committee Of Monday, December 16, 2020

4.2.

Approval Of The Minutes Of The Regularly Scheduled School Committee Meeting Of Wednesday, December 16, 2020

4.3.

Approval Of The Minutes Of The Special Meeting Of The Lowell School Committee Of Monday, December 21, 2020

5.

PERMISSION TO ENTER

5.1.

Permission To Enter: January 6, 2020

6.

MEMORIALS

6.1.

Joanne Kunkel Georges, wife of Paul Georges, United Teachers of Lowell (UTL) President.

6.2.

Glenda Ouellette, retired Shaughnessy School Teacher and mother of Kathleen McLaughlin, Morey School Principal.

6.3.

Evangeline Relias, retired Lowell School teacher

7.

MOTIONS

7.1.

[by Connie Martin]:

Requesting that all bad bills must be first submitted to the School Committee for review and approval before being forwarded to the City for payment.


8.

REPORTS OF THE SUPERINTENDENT

8.1.

COVID-19 Update

8.2.

Update on School Assignment Policy Analysis

8.3.

Update on Diversifying Teacher Leaders Initiative

9.

NEW BUSINESS

9.1.

Permission to Post: Financial Officer (Payroll)

9.2.

Permission to Post: Family Liaison For McKinney-Vento Program

10.

ADJOURNMENT



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