May 3, 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 to take a look at the freshman academy and determine what need to be fix in order to prevent further leaks onto the hallway floor.
Request the Superintendent to collaborate with the curriculum department to strategically implement a strong continuous research based reading, writing, and math intervention program that involves progress monitoring for the classes of 2031 (current 4th graders) and 2032 (current 3rd graders) that will follow all of these students until they graduate high school.
Request the Superintendent to work with the facilities department to assure all middle school bathrooms stall doors are secured, installed, and any type of negative graffiti is removed so that all students feel secure going to the bathroom.
Request the Superintendent to collaborate with the Curriculum Department and Special Education Department to do an inventory of and report on all reading, writing and math programs that the district still has within the 28 schools within the district.
Request the Superintendent to report on the special education reading, writing, and math curriculum used in the elementary, middle school, and highschool level and the equity of the staff having access to these curriculums throughout the district.
Request the Superintendent provide the committee with a report on the three windowless rooms in the 1980 LHS building with air-quality issues. The report should include testing dates, times, and results over the current school year, as well as what is being done to mitigate the “continued high-level readings” as reported at the Lowell Board of Health’s April meeting.
Request the Superintendent provide the committee with an update on current usage of the TV studio at LHS with a plan to increase it, as well as a plan to return to using the broadcast-equipped room at Central Office to hold school board subcommittee meetings as soon as possible.
Report and approval of the Meeting of Thursday, April 20, 2023 [Dominik Lay, Chairperson]
The full FY24 Proposed Budget can be found at: