April 28, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

Hingham High School Library/Media Center


1.    Call to order.

2.    Approval of Minutes.
2.1    Minutes of the School Committee Meeting held on April 16, 2014.
2.2    Minutes of the School Committee Executive Session held on April 16, 2014.

3.    Student Communications.

4.    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.    Superintendent’s Report.

7.    Unfinished Business.

8.    New Business.
8.1    To review the process for the annual election of School Committee officers, scheduled for May 12, 2014.

8.2    To receive a draft of the calendar for school year 2014 – 2015.

8.3    To act on a recommendation from the Special Education Subcommittee to authorize the School Committee Chair’s signing of the South Shore Educational Collaborative Agreement with DESE.

8.4    To receive a copy of the midyear update for the Superintendent/School Committee goals for
2013 – 2014.

8.5    To receive notification of the resignation for purpose of retirement of Mary Linda Ryan, Food Services Manager at Foster School, effective June 1, 2014.

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

10.    Subcommittee and Project Reports.

11.    Executive Session.

12.    Adjournment.

NEXT SCHOOL COMMITTEE MEETING  –  May 12, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. in the School Department Conference Room.