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Lowell Public School Committee
Regular Meeting Agenda




Date:        

January  20, 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:

Members of the public may view the meeting via LTC and those wishing to speak regarding a specific agenda item shall register to speak in advance of the meeting by sending email to the Superintendent indicating the agenda item, your phone number and email address so we can provide a zoom link to access the meeting. Email address is mpalazzo@Lowell.k12.Ma.us if no access to email you may contact us at 978-674-4324. All requests must be submitted before 3:00 PM on the day of meeting.


4.

MINUTES

4.1.

Approval Of The Minutes Of The Special Meeting Of The Lowell School Committee Of Wednesday, January 6, 2021

4.2.

Approval Of The Minutes Of The Regularly Scheduled School Committee Meeting Of Wednesday, January 6, 2021

5.

PERMISSION TO ENTER

5.1.

Permission To Enter: January 20, 2021

6.

MEMORIALS

6.1.

John Normandie, retired Pyne Arts School senior custodian.

7.

SUBCOMMITTEES

7.1.

Equity & Access Subcommittee:

Report of the Meeting of Wednesday, January 13, 2021 [Jackie Doherty, Chairperson]


8.

REPORTS OF THE SUPERINTENDENT

8.1.

COVID-19 Update

Documents:
  1. COVID-19 Data.pdf
8.3.

SY21-22 School Improvement Planning and Site-Based Budgeting

8.4.
8.4.1.

Response To Motion 1.CFO Of 12/09/20 By Bob Hoey Regarding SEL Line Item for FY21-22

8.4.2.

Response To Motion 2.CAO Of 10/21/20 By Mike Dillon Jr. regarding the Implementation of effective Physical Education across the district in a remote learning environment

8.4.3.

Response to Motions 2.CSO of 12/16/20 and 3.CAO Of 10/21/20 By Andy Descoteaux regarding Identifying Deficits/Missing Skills & Prep Courses

8.4.4.

Response To Motion 2.CFO Of 01/06/21 By Connie Martin Regarding Review of Bad Bills

8.4.5.

Response To Motion 1. CSO Of 02/19/20 By Jackie Doherty regarding Comprehensive Data-Driven Report on Remote Learning

8.4.6.

Response To Motion 8. CEEO Of 10/07/20 By Mayor John Leahy regarding Adult Education

9.

NEW BUSINESS

9.1.

Permission to Post: Early Childhood Coach and Program Developer

9.2.

Approval to Accept and Expend Allocated FY21 Awards

9.4.

i-Ready Diagnostic Research Program Proposal

10.

COMMUNICATIONS

10.1.

Letters of Appreciation to the Lowell Fire Department local 853, Chief Phillip A.J. Charron and retired Firefighter Larry Finn.

10.2.

Thank you letter from Paul Georges

Documents:
  1. THANK YOU.pdf
11.

ADJOURNMENT



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