AGENDA OF THE HINGHAM SCHOOL COMMITTEE

 

August 20, 2012

 

School Department Conference Room

 

7:00 p.m.

 

 

1.         Call to order. (7:00)

2.         Approval of Minutes.

 

2.1       Regular Session of July 23, 2012.

3.         Communications.

 

4.         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.

 

5.         New Business.

 

5.1       To hear a report on the status of Administrator Goals for 2011-2012 school year. (7:10)

 

5.2       To consider approval of the vendor for the Food Service Point of Sale RFP to Cybersoft Primero Edge at a cost of $31,669, as recommended by the Director of Business and Support Services. (7:20)

 

5.3       To consider approval of an expenditure, in the amount of $2,640, from the Fields Gift Account to pay for the installation of jumping boards at the HHS track (The boards, valued at $4,480, were gifted by the Friends of Hingham Track).       (7:25)

 

5.4       To discuss the formation of a proposed Ad Hoc Committee for Special Education  Funding. (7:30)

 

5.5       To receive notification of the appointment of Holly Goggin as a long-term substitute  English teacher at Hingham High School, effective August 27, 2012. (7:40)

 

5.6       To receive notification of the appointment of Rachel Lawler as a .8 foreign language teacher at Hingham Middle School, effective August 27, 2012.

 

5.7       To receive notification of the appointment of Mark McCulloch as a long-term substitute social studies teacher at Hingham Middle School, effective August 27, 2012.

 

5.8       To receive notification of the appointment of John Pearson as a long-term substitute  music teacher at East School and South School, effective August 27, 2012.

 

5.9       To receive notification of the appointment of Peter Woodward as a .75 English teacher at Hingham High School, effective August 27, 2012.

5.10     To receive notification of the appointment of Coleen Cotton as a para educator at East School, effective August 30, 2012.

5.11     To receive notification of the appointment of Karen Cushing as a para educator at East School, effective August 30, 2012.

 

5.12     To receive notification of the appointment of Jennine O’Neil Devey as a para educator at East School, effective August 30, 2012.

 

5.13     To receive notification of the appointment of Kimberly Gay as a para educator at Plymouth River School, effective August 30, 2012.

 

5.14     To receive notification of the appointment of Christine Lotano as a para educator at  Plymouth River School, effective September 4, 2012.

 

5.15     To receive notification of the appointment of Nancy Mulkerrin-Bucey as a para educator  at Plymouth River School, effective September 4, 2012.

 

5.16     To receive notification of the appointment of Patricia Nash as a para educator at  Plymouth River School, effective September 4, 2012.

 

5.17     To receive notification of the appointment of Sarah Tolman as a para educator at East  School, effective August 30, 2012.

 

5.18     To receive fall coaching assignments, as recommended. (7:50)

 

5.19     To discuss the date for the SC Planning Meeting. (7:55)

 

6.         Other items as may not reasonably be known 48 hours in advance of the meeting.    (8:00)

7.         Subcommittee Reports. (8:05)

7.1       Long Range Planning

  • Facilities Assessment
  • School Committee Representation

7.2       Building Committee Update

7.3       Ad Hoc Fields Committee Update

  • Bleacher Seating Capacity

8.         Business Director’s Report. (8:15)

8.1       Rowing Insurance

8.2       KIA Health Insurance Transfer

9.         Superintendent’s Report. (8:20)

9.1       Start of School Activities

9.2       Enrollment Update

10.       Executive Session.

11.       Adjournment.  (8:30)

 

 

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