1.25.2023 School Committee Meeting

1.25.2023 School Committee Meeting
Posted on 01/23/2023


Regular Meeting of the Quincy School Committee

Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 6:30 pm

School Committee Room, Coddington Building

I.                 Approval of Minutes: 

A.   Regular Meeting Minutes for January 11, 2023

B.     Executive Session Minutes for January 11, 2023

II.               Open Forum:  An 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.  Interested parties may also submit written statements to: [email protected].


III.            Superintendent’s Report

A.   QPS Student Recognitions:  Project 351

B.     QPS & Community Events

C.    High School STEM Fairs, February 7 & 9

D.   2023-24 School Year Registration

IV.            Old Business:  

A.   Revision to Policy Section 4.3: Grants, Proposals &                                 Mr. Bregoli

Special Projects  (Discussion)

B.     Revision to Policy Section 11.7: Public Gifts to the                                   Mr. Bregoli

Quincy Public Schools  (Discussion)

C.    2023-2024 School Committee Meeting Calendar (Discussion)               Mr. Bregoli


These items are eligible for vote at the February 8, 2023 School Committee Meeting.

V.         New Business:

A.   QPS Elementary Math Interventionists                                                     Ms. Quinn

B.     Donation: $3,400.00 from the Quincy Rotary Club to                Superintendent Mulvey

purchase a copy of the book Mother Bruce by Brian Higgins

for each grade 1 student

C.    Grant:  $145,500.00 from the Massachusetts Capital Skills       Superintendent Mulvey

Grant program for the North Quincy & Quincy High

Schools Career Vocational Technical Education programs

D.   Grant:  $2,500.00 from the Massachusetts Treasurer’s              Superintendent Mulvey

Office of Consumer Affairs & Business Regulation for the

North Quincy & Quincy High Schools Credit for Life Fair

E.     Designating School Committee Member(s) to Review                                 Mrs. Lebo

and Sign the Warrants

for referral to the Budget & Finance Subcommittee

 VI.      Additional Business:   

VII.            VII.   Communications: 

A.   Upcoming School Committee Meetings:  February 8, 2023;  March 8 & 22, 2023 at 6:30 pm at the Coddington Building

B.     Upcoming Subcommittee Meetings (at the Coddington Building):

·       Quarterly Budget & Finance, February 6, 2023, 6:00 pm

·       Facilities, Transportation & Security, February 6, 2023, 6:15 pm

·       Policy, February 6, 2023 and March 1, 2023, both at 7:00 pm

·       Joint Special Education and Teaching & Learning, February 15, 2023, 6:00 pm

·       Athletics & Wellness:  March 1, 2023, 6:00 pm

·       Teaching & Learning:  March 1, 2023, 6:30 pm

VIII.       Reports of Subcommittees: 

A.   Equity, Diversity & Inclusion:  Mr. Santoro to report on the January 9, 2023 meeting.

B.     Policy:  Mr. Bregoli to report on the January 9, 2023 meeting.

IX.       Executive Session:  Contract Negotiations

  X.      Adjournment: