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Last updated: 09/09/2019 - 2:45pm

Boston School Committee meeting

The Boston School Committee will be holding a meeting on September 11 at 6 p.m.
The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. Pledge of Allegiance
  2. Approval of Meeting Minutes: July 17, 2019 and August 28, 2019 Retreat
  3. Superintendent's Report
  4. General Public Comment
  5. Action Items
    • Grants for Approval Totaling $96,314,968
    Amount FY Grant Name Status Focus Area(s) Sites
    $15,000,000 2020-2024 Boston Quality Pre-K Fund New Early Childhood Districtwide
    $291,481 2020 Comprehensive Behavioral Health Model New Health and Wellness

    ~75 sites districtwide

    $625,000 2020 Comprehensive Preschool Partnership Initiative New Early Childhood Districtwide
    $600,000 2020 East Boston Early Childhood Playground Grant New N/A

    East Boston EEC

    $18,525 2020 Emergency Impact Aid Assistance for Homeless Children and Youth New At Risk Districtwide
    $24,000 2020 English for New Bostonians New Adult Education

    Madison Park Adult Education Center

    $17,562,190 2020 IDEA New Special Education Districtwide
    $30,000 2020 Innovation Pathway Planning Grant New College and Career Readiness

    Dearborn STEM Academy

    $850,000 2020 Lee School Playground Grant New N/A Lee
    $1,500,230 2020 Massachusetts Expanded Learning Time New Extended Learning Time

    BAA, Dever, Young Achievers

    $115,000 2020 McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Grant New At Risk Districtwide
    $1,575,684 2020 Perkins New College and Career Readiness Districtwide
    $39,350 2020 School Redesign Grant: Grew New Turnaround Grew
    $1,365,000 2020 Social Emotional Learning in School and Out-of-School Setting Initiative Planning Grant New Health and Wellness

    ~14 sites districtwide

    $479,221 2020 Special Education Early Childhood Entitlement Grant New Special Education Districtwide
    $7,000 2020 STEM-focused Teacher Externships New College and Career Readiness

    Dearborn STEM Academy

    $39,353,184 2020 Title I New Opportunity Gap Districtwide
    $3,476,535 2020 Title IIA – Improving Educator Quality New Educator Effectiveness Districtwide
    $2,263,279 2020 Title III New English Language Acquisition Districtwide
    $2,688,070 2020 Title IV New Opportunity Gap Districtwide
    $720,019 2020 21stCentury Community Learning Centers – Continuation New Extended Learning Time

    Eliot, Edison, Gardner, Kenny, BiNCA

    $112,200 2020 21stCentury Community Learning Centers – Exemplary New Extended Learning Time Hennigan
    • Updated BPS Drinking Water Policy
  6. Reports
    • BPS Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) Membership
    • Superintendent’s Engagement Tour and Strategic Planning Update
  7. Public Comment on Report (Optional)
  8. New Business
  9. Adjourn