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Lowell Public School Committee
Regular Meeting Agenda 


Date:         

July 21, 2021

Time:

6:30PM

Location:

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


1.

SALUTE TO FLAG



2.

ROLL CALL



3.

MINUTES

3.1.

Approval Of The Minutes Of The Regularly Scheduled Lowell School Committee Meeting Of Wednesday, June 16, 2021

3.2.

Approval Of The Minutes Of The Special Meeting Of The Lowell School Committee Of Monday, June 24, 2021

4.

PERMISSION TO ENTER

4.1.

Permission To Enter: July 21, 2021

5.

MEMORIALS

5.1.

Florence Gallagher, retired Bartlett School teacher

5.2.

Patricia Montgomery, retired Murkland School teacher

5.3.

Maryalice Foley, retired Butler School Assistant Principal

6.

MOTIONS

6.1.

[by Michael Dillon Jr.]:

Request that the Superintendent analyze immediate arts and athletics facility improvements necessary for our extracurricular programs to thrive between now and the completion of long-term redesign and construction projects at LHS and Cawley Stadium; and request that the Committee authorize the Superintendent to collaborate with the city and immediately begin the procurement process on any such projects.

6.2.

[by Jackie Doherty]:

Request a report updating the committee on efforts to provide a more inclusive curriculum across the grades.

6.3.

[by Jackie Doherty]:

Request a readable organizational chart that clearly identifies areas of responsibility and chain of command.

7.

SUBCOMMITTEES

7.1.

Human Resources & Labor Relations Subcommittee:

Approval of the Minutes of the Meeting of Thursday, June 10, 2021 [Hilary Clark, Chairperson]

8.

REPORTS OF THE SUPERINTENDENT

8.1.

Update on Dropout Prevention and Re-Engagement

8.2.

Update on Lowell High School Facility Improvement

8.3.

Update on Supplemental Resources for Renaissance Schools

9.

NEW BUSINESS

9.1.

Consideration of Bills Incurred in Excess of Appropriation in Accordance with MGL 44 S64

9.2.

Approval of Revised Job Description for Community Schools Manager

9.4.

Permission to Post: Department Chair LHS Physical Education

10.

ADJOURNMENT



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