2-10-2021 School Committee Meeting

2-10-2021 School Committee Meeting
Posted on 02/08/2021


Regular Meeting of the Quincy School Committee

Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 6:30 pm

Coddington Building


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 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, February 12, 2021.

  1. Approval of Minutes:    Meeting Minutes for January 27, 2021

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: [email protected].

III.  Superintendent’s Report

A. Chairman’s Report    Mayor Thomas Koch

B.  QPS Pooled Testing Initiative

C.  QPS Enrollment Update

  • Transition to In-Person Learning, Grades 1-3
  • QPS COVID-19 Metrics

D.  QPS Parent Involvement Update

E.  Early College Initiative with Quincy College

F. FY2021 Grant Booklet

G. NQHS on WGBH’s High School Quiz Show

H.  Museum of Science Grant


IV. Old Business:

V. New Business:

  1. Advanced Program Review     Ms. Perkins, Ms. Roy
  2. Student Support Program Update     Ms. Papile
  3. Resolution Encouraging Governor Baker to Prioritize  COVID Vaccinations for Class of 2021 Students  (Discussion/Vote)   Mrs. Hubley, Mrs. Lebo

 VI.      Additional Business:   

VII.     Communications

  1. Upcoming School Committee Meetings:March 10 and 24, 2021 (Regular Meetings, 6:30 pm, Coddington Building)
  2. Upcoming Subcommittee Meetings:February 24, 2021:Athletics & Wellness at 5:30 pm; Teaching & Learning at 6:00 pm; March 3, 2020: Policy at 5:30 pm; Equity, Diversity & Inclusion at 6:00 pm.

VIII.    Reports of Subcommittees: 

  1. Quarterly Budget & Finance: Mrs. Hubley to report on the January 27, 2021 meeting.
  2. Teaching & Learning: Mrs. Lebo to report on the January 27, 2021 meeting.

IX.       Executive Session:    None

X.       Adjournment: