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April 8, 2019
7:00 PM
Time Details:
4/4/2019 11:35 AM
School Department Conference Room
Hingham, MA 02043
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School Committee

Monday, April 8, 2019

1. Call to Order. Please note that this meeting is being recorded and televised by Harbor Media. If anyone else intends to audio or video record this meeting, please identify yourself now.

2. Presentation of the NEASC Jacob Ludes III Leadership Award to Dorothy Galo

3. Approval of Minutes
3.1 Minutes of the School Committee Meeting held on January 22, 2019
3.2 Minutes of the School Committee Meeting held on March 11, 2019

4. Questions and Comments
The Hingham School Committee encourages community engagement and welcomes questions and comments as agenda items are discussed at the meeting. In addition, we have set aside up to fifteen minutes at the beginning of this meeting for comments or questions that fall under the purview of the School Committee and are not already on tonight's agenda. If any guests wish to speak, please come to the microphone, state your name and address, and address your comments to the Chairperson. Comments will be limited to 3 minutes per speaker and must relate to topics within the scope of responsibility of the School Committee. As established by the Massachusetts General Laws, the responsibilities of the School Committee are to (1) select and to terminate the Superintendent, (2) review and approve budgets for public education in the district, and (3) establish educational goals and policies for the schools in the district. Speakers are encouraged to present their remarks in a respectful manner and to consider the privacy interests of others. The public comment period is not a time for debate or response to comments by the School Committee. The School Committee is not adopting or endorsing any of the comments made during the public comment period.
5. Superintendent’s Report

6. Communications
6.1 Communications Received by the Superintendent
6.2 Student Communications
6.3 Other Communications

7. New Business
7.1 To hear the Music Department Program Review.

7.2 To hear an update on the filing of the Foster School SOI to the MSBA.

7.3 To receive notification of the appointments of Roberta DiCesare and Elizabeth Gratta, Food Service Technicians, effective March 28, 2019.

7.4 To receive notification of the appointments of paraeducators Krystal Rich at Hingham Middle School, effective March 26, 2019 and Melissa Takenoshita at East School, effective February 11, 2019

7.5 To receive notification of the resignations of Lauren Torraco, Adjustment Counselor at South School, effective May 3, 2019; Alaina Barry, paraeducator at Hingham Middle School, effective April 2, 2019; and Kathleen Olding, paraeducator at Hingham High School, effective April 9, 2019.

8. Other items as may not reasonably be known 48 hours in advance of the meeting.

9. Subcommittee and Project Reports

10. Adjournment


April 22, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. HHS LMC
May 6, 2019 School Department Conference Room
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