AGENDA OF THE HINGHAM SCHOOL COMMITTEE
March 25, 2013
School Department Conference Room
7:30 P.M.

1.    Call to order.

2.    Approval of Minutes.

2.1    Regular Session of March 11, 2013.

3.    Student Communications.

4.    Communications.

4.1    MASC “Day on the Hill” postponement

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 other matter of general concern.  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.    New Business.

6.1    To hear an update on Hingham Public Schools facilities, projects and plans.

6.2    To hear an update on recent mandated program reviews – Coordinated Program Review (CPR)-ELE, Civil Rights, Special Education, Title I, Title IIA, Financial Protocols.

6.3    To receive notification of spring coaching assignments, as recommended.

6.4    To receive information regarding an overnight field trip of the High School Chinese  classes to Beijing, China on or about April 18, 2014 for eight days.

6.5    To receive information regarding an overnight field trip of the High School  Band/Orchestra to Montreal, Canada April 25-28, 2013.

6.6    To receive notification about the leave of absence (unpaid) for Joseph Young, a Hingham  Public Schools music teacher at Hingham High School, for the 2013-2014 school year.

6.7    To receive notification of the resignation for the purpose of retirement of Roger Boddie,  Principal of Hingham Middle School, effective August 19, 2013.

6.8    To receive notification of the resignation for the purpose of retirement of Joanne McNally, Reading Specialist at Hingham Middle School, effective June 30, 2013.

6.9    To receive notification of the resignation for the purpose of retirement of Eileen Walsh, Administrative Assistant in the Counseling Office at Hingham High School, effective June 30, 2013.

6.10    To receive notification of the appointment of Erica Quirk as a paraeducator at Hingham  Middle School, effective March 4, 2013.

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

8.    Building Committee Report.

9.    Subcommittee Reports.

10.    Superintendent’s Report.

11.    Executive Session.

12.    Adjournment.

NEXT SCHOOL COMMITTEE MEETING – APRIL 8, 2013 – SCHOOL DEPARTMENT CONFERENCE ROOM – 7:30 P.M.