School Council

School council is a representative, school building-based committee composed of the principal, parents, teachers, community members and, at the secondary level, students, required to be established by each school pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 71, Section 59C: More info


To assist principal in:

  • Adopting educational goals for the school that are consistent with local educational policies and statewide student performance standards
  • Identifying the educational needs of students attending the school
  • Reviewing the annual school building budget
  • Formulating a school improvement plan

Members for 2020-2021:

Principal – Dr. Sheila Kukstis

Staff Member – Erin McGrath, Grade 1 teacher

Staff Member – Alison Costa, Grade 5 teacher

Parent – Sonia Steele

Parent – Caitlin Riley

Community Representative – Dr. Ruth Gilbert-Whitner

Meeting Dates:

Our meeting dates are held via Zoom on the first Wednesday of the month at 8:15 and are scheduled for:

  • Oct. 7, 2020
  • Nov. 4, 2020
  • Jan. 6, 2021
  • Mar. 3, 2021
  • May 12, 2021