Please note agendas for all School Committee meetings are posted as they are finalized for the committee prior to the meetings.  Also, meetings times and locations are subject to change.   If you have questions, please contact the Superintendent's Office.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Lexington Town Hall, Selectmen's Meeting Room
1625 Massachusetts Avenue
All agenda items and the order of items are approximate and subject to change.
6:30 p.m.  Call to Order:
6:31 p.m.  Executive Session:
Exemption 2:  To Discuss Negotiations with Non-Union Personnel (Human Resources Specialist, Paryroll Specialist/Supervisor, Human Resources Office Manager-Middle Manager, Transportation Coordinator-Middle Manager, and Procurement Operations Manager-Middle Manager
7:00 p.m.  Return to Public Session and Welcome (3 minutes):  Public Comment - Written comments to be presented to the School Committee, oral presentations not to exceed three minutes.
7:03 p.m.  Superintendent Announcements:
7:08 p.m.  School Committee Member Announcements:
7:13 p.m.  Consent Agenda:
  1. Request for Approval of Donation for a Buddy Bench at bowman Elementary School
  2. Request for Approval of Donation by the Cohen Family for the Sphero SPRK+ at Bowman Elementary School
  3. Vote to Approve 2017-2018 Lexington High School 10--12th Grade Field Trip to Rome, Italy, February 16 through February 24, 2018
  4. Vote to Approve Lexington High School 2017-2018 Chinese Exchange Trip to China, April 9 through April 21, 2018
  5. Vote to Approve Lexington High School 2017-2018 French Exchange Trip to Antony, France and Geneva, Switzerland, February 8 through February 23, 2018
  6. Vote to Approve Funds from the Box Tops for Education Program to Hastings Elementary School in the Amount of $141.10
  7. Vote to Approve Funds from MESPA and the World Bank to the Lexington Public Schools in the Amount of $1,750.00
  8. Vote to Approve School Committee Minutes of January 13, 2017
  9. Vote to Approve School Committee Minutes of January 21, 2017 
7:23 p.m.  Agenda:
  1. Update from the Lexington Education Foundation (5 minutes)
  2. Discussion of Lexington High School Honors Chorus Field Trip to Greece/Bulgaria Tour, April 12 through April 21, 2018 (10 minutes)
  3. DiNisco Update on Hastings Project (45 minutes)
  4. DiNisco Update on Pelham Project (45 minutes)
  5. Discussion of LPS Capacity Planning Memo and TBA Proposal (20 minutes)
  6. World Language Curriculum Review - Year 3 (20 minutes)
  7. Counseling Curriculum Review - Report on results (20 minutes)
  8. Superintendent End of Year Self-Assessment (20 minutes)
  9. Homework Policy First Reading - Public Hearing (20 minutes)
  10. Award Food Service Agreement (10 minutes)
  11. School Committee Position on MASC's "Recommendations of the Foundation Budget Review Commission" (10 minutes)
11:18 p.m.  Adjourn:
Policy AD:  Mission/Vision of the Lexington Public Schools
The Lexington Public Schools serve to inspire and empower every student to become a lifelong learner prepared to be an active and resilient citizen who will lead a healthy and productive life.  Educators, staff, parents, guardians and community members will honor diversity and work together to provide all students with an education that ensures academic excellence in a culture of caring and respectful relationships.


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