May 26, 2024

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Needham School Committee, 10/20/20

The Needham School Committee held a meeting on October 20th, 2020. The bulk of the meeting was spent looking at the elementary experience in teaching and learning through the hybrid model. They also discussed joining the movement asking the state to reconsider implementing MCAS this year. Full coverage of the meeting is currently available for online streaming.

1) Public Comments
2) School Committee Chair and Subcommittee Updates
3) Superintendent’s Comments
4) Consent Items
• Approve Minutes of the Meetings of August 11, 2020, August 25, 2020
• Approve FY’21 Budget Transfers
• Accept FY’2019-20 PTC In-Kind Donations
• Approve FY’2020-21 PTC Budgets
• Accept Donations
• Disposal of Surplus Items
5) Needham Public Schools School Update on Elementary Teaching & Learning
6) 2020-21 Human Resources Update
7) Massachusetts Association of School Committees Resolution 1:
MCAS and High Stakes Testing
8) Vote on School Master Plan Scenario
9) Approve FY’22-26 Capital Improvement Plan Requests
10) School Committee Comments