5-19-2021 School Committee Meeting

5-19-2021 School Committee Meeting
Posted on 05/17/2021


Regular Meeting of the Quincy School Committee

Wednesday, May 19, 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, May 21, 2021.

  1. Approval of Minutes:  Regular Meeting Minutes for May 5, 2021

II.        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].

III. Superintendent’s Report

A. Chairman’s Report   Mayor Thomas Koch

B. QPS Enrollment & Instructional Model Update

Revised Massachusetts COVID-19 Guidelines

QPS 2021-2022 School Year Instructional Models

QPS COVID-19 Metrics

QPS Pooled Testing Initiative

QPS Vaccine Clinics

C. QPS Class of 2021 Update

D. QPS Parent & Community Events

Welcome to Kindergarten, May 27

Early College High School, June 1

E. Granite Telecommunications Donation

F. QHS Culinary Student Chef Competition

G. MEMA Supply Donation

H. Student Recognitions (Athletics, National Honor Society)

IV. Old Business:

V. New Business:

  1. Early College High School Program   Superintendent Mulvey, Mr. Segalla, Ms. Cassidy         
  2. FY2022 City of Quincy Budget     Mayor Koch
  3. MCAS Petition Discussion

 VI.      Additional Business:   

VII.     Communications

  1. Upcoming School Committee Meetings:June 9, 2021 (6:30 pm, Coddington Building)
  2. Upcoming Subcommittee Meetings:May 26, 2021:Budget & Finance, 5:30 pm; Teaching & Learning, 6:30 pm; June 2: FY2022 Budget Public Hearing, 5:30 pm; Joint Equity, Diversity & Inclusion and Facilities, Transportation & Security, 5:45 pm

VIII.    Reports of Subcommittees: 

IX.       Executive Session:   Contract Negotiations

X.        Adjournment: