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August 20, 2018
7:00 PM
Time Details:
8/16/2018 3:45 PM
School Department Conference Room
Hingham, MA 02043
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School Committee

Monday, August 20, 2018

1. Call to Order
2. Approval of Minutes
3. Questions and Comments
Audience comments are always welcome as agenda items are discussed. The School Committee has set aside fifteen minutes on this agenda to enable members of the audience to raise questions and make comments on any matter of general concern that is not on the agenda. Individual speakers shall be limited to three minutes. Speakers are reminded that the meeting is being televised and are asked to respect the privacy rights of others. Comments against any individual are not allowed by Policy #3.7.5.
4. Superintendent’s Report
• Introduction of Carols Florian, new METCO Director
• Enrollment Projection and Hiring Update
• Start of School Mailing and Schedule of Events
• “Age at Enrollment” Report for K
• NESDEC Enrollment Projection Report
• July and August, 2018, Facilities Update
5. Communications
5.1 Communications Received by the Superintendent
State Aid and Assessment
Fall 2018 Coaching Recommendations
5.2 Other Communications – Statement by HEA President June Gustafson
6. Unfinished Business
6.1 To receive a revised Policy Section 6.22 (Cumulative Records), as recommended by the Policy Subcommittee and act as appropriate.

6.2 To receive a new Policy Section 6.3B (Education Opportunities for Children in Foster Care), as recommended by the Policy Subcommittee and act as appropriate.
6.3 To receive a new Policy Section 6.3C (Education Opportunities for Military Children), as recommended by the Policy Subcommittee and act as appropriate.
7. New Business
7.1 To hear a presentation on the NEASC Accreditation Report from Spring, 2018.
7.2 To receive proposed School Committee meeting dates for 2018-2019 and act as appropriate.
7.3 To review the NESDEC School consulting agreement and cost for the Superintendent search and act as appropriate.
7.4 To discuss proposed next steps in the Superintendent search process and act as appropriate.
7.5 To consider the home school application of Cosette Yungton, Grade 9, for the 2018-2019 school year.
7.6 To hear changes to the warrant authorization process and act as appropriate.
7.7 To receive notification of the appointments of the following teachers, all effective
August 27, 2018: Laura Bennett, HHS School Psychologist/Chair; Jessica Brainsky, HMS School Counselor; Carolyn Ciulla, HMS Health; Karen Costello, East School Special Education; Jaclyn Goodman, Foster School Adjustment Counselor; Korey Ouellette, HMS Special Education; Melissa Tompkins, East School Music; and Brittney Tworig, South School.
7.8 To receive notification of the appointments of Carols Florian, METCO Director; Robert Ford and Antoine Vilno, Bus Drivers; Catherine Shaw and Barbara Cullen, Central Office Administrative Assistants; Jane Greene, Central Office Executive Assistant; Cathleen Salvaggi, Cafeteria Manager at PRS; Richard Tworig, lead Custodian at East School; and Nancy Brandi, Office paraeducator at PRS.
7.9 To receive notification of the resignations of Mark McNulty, South School teacher; Dale Willis, Bus Driver; Angela Hoey, HHS paraeducator; and Nicole Harrison, HHS Paraeducator.
8. Other items as may not reasonably be known 48 hours in advance of the meeting.
9. Subcommittee and Project Reports
10. Adjournment
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