April 19, 2023
City Council Chamber, 375 Merrimack Street, 2nd Floor, Lowell, MA 01852
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, A Phone Number And Email Address. Email to Mpalazzo@Lowell.k12.Ma.us If No Access To Email You May Contact Us At 978-674-4324. All Requests Must Be Submit It Before 2:00 PM On The Day Of Meeting.
Request the superintendent work with the chair of the personnel subcommittee to poll all committee members for a meeting during the week of April 24 to discuss options and timeline for the hiring of either an interim superintendent or permanent superintendent and the necessary steps for a seamless transition of leadership.
Request the Superintendent provide the committee with an update on pre-k and kindergarten registration numbers/percentages. I am particularly interested in the number/percentage of students who have completed immunization records in process with the Lowell Health Department.
Request the Superintendent provide the committee with a budget analysis (FY21-FY24) that lists how much additional funds each school received during that timeframe including the alternative schools.
Motion to ensure building principals have been offered up-to-date EOE training as they maintain a measure of HR authority; to be supplemented by a report as to when these trainings were last offered and taken by the principals.
Request the Superintendent to report on the status of the compressors on the chillers at the McAuliffe School. Will the system be ready for when the hot weather comes?
Request the superintendent to set up a meeting with Massachusetts Association of School Committees so that the school committee can get direct guidance on recently hired outside legal counsel.
Request the superintendent to provide the school committee with all invoices of cost incurred by BHBK law firm up to as current as possible.
Approval of the minutes of the Meeting of Thursday, March 30, 2023 [Jackie Doherty, Chairperson, Connie Martin, Chairperson]
Approval of the Minutes of the Meeting of Wednesday, March 30, 2023 [Jackie Doherty, Chairperson]