10.13.2021 School Committee Meeting

10.13.2021 School Committee Meeting
Posted on 10/08/2021


Regular Meeting of the Quincy School Committee

Wednesday, October 13, 2021, 6:30 pm

Coddington Building


Per Governor Baker’s order suspending certain provisions of the Open Meeting Law, G.L. c. 30A sec. 20, the public will not be allowed to physically access this School Committee meeting.  Members of the Public can access the meeting live on QATV Channel 22 or at www.qatv.org.  The meeting will also be recorded for rebroadcast and posted on the QPS SchoolTube website on Friday, October 15, 2021.

  1. Approval of Minutes:Regular Meeting Minutes for September 22, 2021 
  2. Open ForumAn opportunity for community input regarding the Quincy Public Schools.  Community in this context is defined as a resident of the City of Quincy, a parent of a student who attends the Quincy Public Schools, or an employee of the Quincy Public Schools.  Non-community persons not permitted to speak at Open Forum may submit written statements to the School Committee.  After giving his or her name and address, each speaker may make a presentation of no more than four minutes to the School Committee.  An individual may not exchange their time or yield to others.  To participate in Open Forum, interested parties may submit written statements to: [email protected].
  3. Superintendent’s Report


    1. Chairman’s Report    Mayor Thomas Koch
    2. QPS Back to School Update

      October 1 Enrollment

      QPS COVID-19 Metrics (Cases, Vaccines, Testing)

      DESE Guidance on Mask Mandate and Vaccines

      Tik Tok Challenges

    3. Superintendent’s Goals for 2021-2022
    4. Quincy School~Community Partnership Update
    5. Massachusetts STEM Week, October 18-22


  4. Old Business:
  1. School Committee Policy 5.5.1 Transportation Services (Discussion)     Mr. Bregoli

This Policy is eligible for vote at the October 27, 2021 School Committee meeting.

V. New Business:


A. Spring 2021 MCAS Data Presentation Assistant Superintendent Perkins, Ms. Roy

B. High School Community Service Learning Waiver (VOTE)    Superintendent Mulvey

C. Appointment of MASC Conference Assembly Delegate (VOTE)    Mrs. Hubley

D. MASC Conference Resolutions (Overview)     Mrs. Hubley

Resolutions will be reviewed/voted on at the October 27, 2021 meeting.

 VI. Additional Business:   

VII. Communications:

  1. Upcoming School Committee Meetings: October 27, 2021; November 10, 2021; December 8, 2021, all at 6:30 pm in the Coddington Building
  2. Upcoming Subcommittee Meetings:October 20, 2021 (Budget & Finance, 6:00 pm; Facilities, Transportation & Security, 6:15 pm; Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, 7:00 pm)

VIII.    Reports of Subcommittees: 

  1. Teaching & Learning Subcommittee:Mrs. Lebo to report on the September 29, 2021 meeting.
  2. Policy Subcommittee:Mr. Bregoli to report on the September 29, 2021 meeting.

IX.       Executive Session:    Contract Negotiations

   X.        Adjournment: