1-13-2021 School Committee Meeting

1-13-2021 School Committee Meeting
Posted on 01/11/2021


Regular Meeting of the Quincy School Committee

Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 6:30 pm

via Zoom

Per Governor Baker’s order suspending certain provisions of the Open Meeting Law, G.L. c. 30A sec. 20, the public will not be allowed to physically access this School Committee meeting.  Members of the Public can access the meeting audio live on QATV Channel 22 or at www.qatv.org.  The meeting will also be recorded for rebroadcast and posted on the QPS SchoolTube website on Friday, January 15, 2021.

  1. Approval of Minutes:   Meeting Minutes for December 9, 2020

II.        Open ForumAn opportunity for community input regarding the Quincy Public Schools.  Community in this context is defined as a resident of the City of Quincy, a parent of a student who attends the Quincy Public Schools, or an employee of the Quincy Public Schools.  Non-community persons not permitted to speak at Open Forum may submit written statements to the School Committee.  After giving his or her name and address, each speaker may make a presentation of no more than four minutes to the School Committee.  An individual may not exchange their time or yield to others.        

To participate in Open Forum, interested parties may submit written statements or may speak live at the meeting by submitting a request to: QSCOpenForum@quincypublicschools.com.

III. Superintendent’s Report

Chairman’s Report   Mayor Thomas Koch

QPS COVID-19 Metrics  (see QPS website)

COVID-19 Vaccination Program

QPS Enrollment  

Technology Update

Virtual Parent Academies Update

QHS at Yale Model Congress


IV. Old Business:

V. New Business:

  1. Resolution in Recognition of Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives Ronald Mariano  QSC Resolutions        Vice Chair Andronico 
  2. QPS School Nutrition Program  School Nutrition School Committee Presentation   Ms. Dufour, Ms. Minton                
  3. QPS Grants Updates  CVTE_STEM SC Presentation    Mr. Keith Segalla, Mr. Smith                
  4. Gift:  $6,300.00 to the QPS Music Program 

    from the Randy C. Wolfe Music Trust  Superintendent Mulvey

  5. Gift:$25,600 from Reebok International for 

    BOKS Programming  Superintendent Mulvey

  6. 2021-2022 School Committee Meeting Calendar

    For referral to Policy Subcommittee

  7. 2021-2022 QPS School Year Calendar  For referral to Policy Subcommittee

VI.  Additional Business:   


VII.     Communications

  1. Upcoming School Committee Meetings:January 27, 2021; February 10, 2021; March 10 and 24, 2021 (Regular Meetings, 6:30 pm, Coddington Building)
  2. Upcoming Subcommittee Meetings:January 27, 2021:Budget & Finance, January at 5:30 pm; Teaching & Learning at 5:40 pm


VIII.    Reports of Subcommittees:  Athletics & Wellness  Mr. Gutro to report on the December 9, 2020 meeting.

IX.       Executive Session:    None

X.        Adjournment: