Jul 09, 2020

North Adams School Committee Meeting

June 02, 2020
Meetings & Notices



Meeting Notice

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

The North Adams School Committee will hold a remote meeting, via, on Tuesday, June 2, 2020, at 6:00.

Pursuant to Governor Bakerís March 12, 2020 Order Suspending Certain Provisions of the Open Meeting Law, G.L. c. 30A, ß18, and the Governorís March 23 and 31, 2020 Order imposing strict limitation on the number of people that may gather in one place, this meeting of the North Adams School Committee will be conducted via remote participation to the greatest extent possible. Specific information and the general guidelines for remote participation by members of the public and/or parties with a right and/or requirement to attend this meeting can be found on the city of North Adamsí website, at For this meeting, members of the public who wish to listen to the meeting may do so in the following manner: Zoom video conference call. No in-person attendance of members of the public will be permitted, but every effort will be made to ensure that the public can adequately access the proceedings in real time, via technological means. In the event that we are unable to do so, despite best efforts, we will post on the city of North Adams website an audio or video recording, transcript, or other comprehensive record of proceedings as soon as possible after the meeting.


I. Call to order

II. Chair statement for virtual meetings

III. Reading and the approval of records
a. Minutes of the May 5, 2020, School Committee Meeting-Vote
b. Balance sheet-Vote
c. Personnel report-Vote

IV. Report of the Superintendent of Schools
a. Coronavirus (COVID-19) review/update
b. 2020 -2021 School Committee meeting schedule-Vote

V. Unfinished Business
a. FY21 budget modeling and update on current projected budget timeline

VI. New Business
a. 2020 Drury Summer Online Credit Recovery Program-Vote

VII. Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) Update
a. Eligibility phase deadline extension for Greylock Elementary School

VIII. Remarks for the good of the committee

IX. Adjournment

Committee Chair Thomas Bernard
North Adams School Committee
May 28, 2020

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The Committee's policy of nondiscrimination will extend to students, staff, the general public, and individuals with whom it does business. No person shall be excluded from or discriminated against in admission to a public school of any town or in obtaining the advantages, privileges, and courses of study of such public school on account of age, race, color, sex, gender identity, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or homelessness.