School Committee Agenda 9-9-13

AGENDA OF THE HINGHAM SCHOOL COMMITTEE

September 9, 2013

School Department Conference Room

7:30 p.m.

1.    Call to order.

2.    Approval of Minutes.

2.1    Regular Session of August 26, 2013.
2.2    Executive Session of August 26, 2013.

3.    Communications.

4.    Student Communications.

5.    Questions and Comments.

Audience comments are always welcome as agenda items are discussed.  In addition, the School Committee has set aside fifteen minutes on this Agenda to enable members of the audience to raise     questions and make comments on any matter of general concern that is not on the agenda.  To facilitate this  process, interested speakers are asked to provide the Superintendent or School Committee Chair with the  nature of the question/comment, in writing, prior to the start of the meeting.

6.    Unfinished Business.

6.1    To continue discussion of a School Committee Meeting Calendar for 2013-2014.

7.    New Business.

7.1    To hear a presentation on the proposed Community Boating Center Project.

7.2    To hear a Technology Planning Report with recommended next steps.

7.3    To hear an update on the start of school.

7.4    To hear an update on the Fields Project progress.

7.5    To consider approval of the home schooling of Angela Bishop, grade 10, for the 2013-2014 school year.

7.6    To consider approval of the home schooling of Sofia Matera, grade 5, for the 2013-2014 school year.

7.7    To consider approval of the home schooling of Rebekah Sanchez-Martinez, grade 7, for the 2013- 2014 school year.

7.8    To receive notification of the resignation of Amy Sack, a paraeducator at Foster School, effective August 20, 2013.

7.9    To receive notification of the appointment of Christine Ayers White, a technology assistant at Hingham High School, effective September 3, 2013.

7.10    To receive notification of the appointment of Mitchell Cameron as a paraeducator at Hingham  High School, effective September 3, 2013.

7.11    To receive notification of the appointment of Ashley Craig as a paraeducator at East School,  effective September 3, 2013.

7.12    To receive notification of the appointment of Emily Davis as a paraeducator at East School, effective September 3, 2013.

7.13    To receive notification of the appointment of Kerry Donaghey as a paraeducator at Foster School,  effective September 3, 2013.

7.14    To receive notification of the appointment of Danielle Ferrari as a paraeducator at Hingham High School, effective September 3, 2013.

7.15    To receive notification of the appointment of Nicole Finneran as a .2 English teacher and a paraeducator at Hingham Middle School, effective August 26, 2013.

7.16    To receive notification of the appointment of Craig Gaffney as a paraeducator at Hingham High School, effective September 3, 2013.

7.17    To receive notification of the appointment of Steven Geddis as a paraeducator at Hingham High School, effective September 3, 2013.

7.18    To receive notification of the appointment of Frank Grigalunas as a van driver, effective  September 3, 2013.

7.19    To receive notification of the appointment of Victoria Harkins as a paraeducator at East School,  effective September 3, 2013.

7.20    To receive notification of the appointment of Karin LeBlanc as a paraeducator at Plymouth River  School, effective September 3, 2013.

7.21    To receive notification of the appointment of Dianna Louchheim as a Title I Tutor at Foster  School, effective September 3, 2013.

7.22    To receive notification of the appointment of Kara Malone as a paraeducator at Hingham High  School, effective September 3, 2013.

7.23    To receive notification of the appointment of Nicole Mastrangelo as a paraeducator at Plymouth River School, effective September 3, 2013.

7.24    To receive notification of the appointment of Jessica Mathews as a special education teacher at Hingham High School, effective August 26, 2013.

7.25    To receive notification of the appointment of Nicole Messina as a paraeducator at Foster School, effective September 3, 2013.

7.26    To receive notification of the appointment of Lindsay Patch as a paraeducator at Hingham High  School, effective September 3, 2013.

7.27    To receive notification of the appointment of Cynthia Shea as a paraeducator at South School,  effective September 3, 2013.

7.28    To receive notification of the appointment of Sandra Weggeman as a paraeducator at East School, effective September 3, 2013.

7.29    To receive notification of the appointment of Margaret Yanosick as a paraeducator at South  School, effective September 3, 2013.

8.    Other items as may not reasonably be known 48 hours in advance of the meeting.

9.    Subcommittee Reports.

10.    Superintendent’s Report.

11.    Executive Session.

12.    Adjournment.

NEXT SCHOOL COMMITTEE MEETING – SEPTEMBER 23, 2013 – MIDDLE SCHOOL – 7:30 P.M.